Tourism Event 23rd February

Join us for the Travel Ambassador Green Star Sustainable Travel Trip and / or a complementary visit to Robin Hill’s Electric Woods on the 23rd of February.

Free for WIGHT BID levy payers and voluntary contributors
Limited availability, first come first served – use the form below to book now
Can’t make the bus tour? You can still join us at Electric Woods at 5.30pm to celebrate the official start of the 2017 holiday season! 

You are invited to join us on a mini trip around the Island to experience how visitors can see the island from one of the Southern Vectis fleet. This is an opportunity for you to meet the Southern Vectis team, ask questions, and provide an insight into sustainable travel on the Island.

electric-woods-soto-dragon-procession-on-csThe trip will end at Robin Hill’s award-winning Electric Woods, with the opportunity to join Visit Isle of Wight, Southern Vectis and Vectis Ventures for light refreshments and then enjoy the park facilities and entertainments until 8.15pm. The Electric Woods are playing a leading part in extending the season on the Island, creating new exciting reasons for visitors to come here during the shoulder periods. For more information about the Electric Woods, please visit Robin Hill’s website here. 

The timetable for the day is as follows

13.00 Newport bus station
13.30 Ryde bus station
14.10 Sandown High Street
14.35 Shanklin Esplanade
14.50 Ventnor, Albert Street
15.20 Comfort Stop at Wight Mouse Inn to include refreshments
16.00  Freshwater, Esplanade
16.15 Alum Bay & Needles
16.45 Yarmouth, bus station
17.30 Robin Hill

Pick up can be available at any of the stops along the route. The trip will arrive at Robin Hill for the famous Electric Woods where your family* can join you if you wish. If you do require a lift after the event a Southern Vectis bus will be available at a set time and must be pre-booked using the form below (Departing Electric Woods promptly at 8.15pm).

If you just wish to come along to the Electric Woods, you can make your own way to Robin Hill and gain free admission providing you arrive at 5.30pm. Please note that return buses are only available to those who have used the bus to travel to Robin Hill.

To book you place please complete the following and send to

Please note maximum number of places per organisation = 2

NB: *Please note entrance to Robin Hill is complimentary for bus passengers and invited guests. If you would like your family to join you at Robin Hill, any additional people joining you at the gates will be required to pay the normal entrance fee. (please ensure that they meet you at 5.30pm at the entrance to Robin Hill to enter the park the same time as you)