Extraordinary is…an Island like no other: Visit Isle of Man. Nestled in the heart of the Irish Sea, the Isle of Man can be reached by ferry or plane in as little as 30 minutes from the UK and Ireland, making it a welcome escape so close to home. As the only entire nation in the world to be recognised as a UNESCO Biosphere, you will experience awe-inspiring nature, an ancient and compelling 10,000 year history, a vibrant culture and an outdoor natural playground of unrivalled beauty which combines exhilarating coastal adventures and some of the best walking in the British Isles.