Many parts of the island are designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, with plenty of walks, cycle and nature trails where wildlife such as the famous red squirrels, various birds and other wildlife can be seen. Amazon World Zoo Park is nearby, one of the top family attractions in the Good Britain Guide, as well as Robin Hill Adventure Park. Discover The Garlic Farm and Arreton Barns, or slightly further, picturesque Godshill with an excellent model village, gift shops and tea rooms. Shanklin is also within easy reach, with the magical Shanklin Chine, a deep wooded gorge with waterfalls and streams, and quaint thatched roofed tea rooms, houses and shops. There is so much to do on this sunny island, plenty of NT homes and gardens including Osborne House, Queen Victorias former holiday abode, Carisbrooke Castle, Blackgang Chine, The Needles, Carisbrooke Mill, lavender farm, donkey sanctuary, glass making, dinosaur park and museums. Shop 3 miles, pub and restaurant 1 mile.