Chairlift over the Needles in The Isle of Wight

Looking for an exciting day out with the family? The iconic Needles Chairlift is the best way to see the Isle of Wight’s most famous landmark. Start your day with a delightful trip from the top of the Alum Bay cliffs down to the beach below and experience spectacular views of the picturesque Needles Rocks and Lighthouse, as well as the multi-coloured sand cliffs of Alum Bay and the stunning turquoise waters beyond.

Why visit the Needles in the Isle of Wight?

From dramatic coastlines to unforgettable experiences, no visit to the Isle of Wight is complete without a trip to The Needles

The chairlift takes you back to the top but before taking your return journey you can enjoy Alum Bay beach and a trip on the Pleasure Boat.

  • The site is open 10:00 am – 4:00 pm daily, however, some offering is subject to weather conditions, and opening times change throughout the year.
  • Chairlift one way: £3.00
  • Chairlift return: £6.00
  • Chairlift unlimited travel: £9.00

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