Guide to the city of Portsmouth and virtual tour, Hampshire UK

Portsmouth Map:

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Welcome to VR Portsmouth - your Guided Tour of the historic Naval City of Portsmouth UK. The concept is simple - just click on a location on one of the Map of Portsmouth, or choose a thumbnail to start your tour of the city.

Portsmouth - The City
Most of Portsmouth is on Portsea Island, where the Solent joins the English Channel.

Take a panoramic view of HMS Victory and HMS Warrior.

Take a tour of the city and enjoy shopping along Commercial Road, the Cascades Shopping Centre and Kingswell Path. Also the Gun Wharf Quay - more shops than guns these days!


Photographs of Portsmouth City Centre

Portsmouth Harbour is to the west of the island, the tidal bay of Langstone Harbour is to the east. Portsdown Hill dominates the skyline to the North.

To the south lies the Solent and the Isle of Wight beyond. Portsmouth is more popularly known for being the UK's only island city as well as being an important port with a rich naval history and being the birthplace of Charles Dickens.

Tourists have recently discovered the charms of the city of Portsmouth counting the storied harbour and the imposing Spinnaker Tower at Harbourfront as among some of its most famous attractions with so much more to offer its visitors.

Looking for a postcode for Portsmouth? See our postcode map of the city.