What we do

Visit Hampshire is the consumer facing brand for Hampshire County Council’s Tourism team

Bombay Sapphire distillery

The objective of the team is to attract domestic and international visitors to holiday in the county and aid economic growth.

The role of the Tourism section

  • To generate jobs and creates business opportunities
  • Diversifies and supports the local economy
  • Offers a rewarding experience for the visitor and creates a positive image of the county
  • Adds to the variety of local life and widens opportunities for culture and recreation
 

Activity which Visit Hampshire undertakes

  • Visit Hampshire website
  • International marketing
  • Social media
  • PR
  • Exhibitions
  • Email marketing
  • Group travel marketing
  • Partnership marketing
  • Advisory
Shoppers at Gunwharf Quays
 

Visit Hampshire work closely with all local authorities in Hampshire and other tourism industry organisations. Tourism officers at district, borough and unitary authorities are responsible for local tourism matters.

Visit Hampshire are also actively involved in encouraging appropriate hotel investment in Hampshire and identifying tourism trends within the county.