Renowned world famous maritime destination
Cowes is renowned as one of the worlds most famous sailing destinations and maritime gateway to the Isle of Wight. It has been popular with cruising rallies and is one of the most visited ports on the south coast of England.
Cowes is most famous for Cowes week the oldest and biggest sailing regatta in the world, and the Isle of Wight Music Festival. Cowes also hosts a calendar of events throughout the rest of the year. While the town is highly focused on sailing, it is also a great place to visit for its great selection of boutique shops, cafes and restaurants. For beach lovers there is a long seafront promenade that leads to the pretty village of Gurnard.
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