Discover the best attractions and things to do in Devon
From incredible beaches to vibrant towns, there’s an array of things to do in Devon throughout the year.
The ideal spot for families, couples and solo travellers, Devon holidays can suit everyone. Things to do in Devon include the famous Woolacombe Beach and award-winning sands throughout the Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Our helpful guide provides ideas for a variety of Devon day trips that the entire family can enjoy!
Devon boasts world-famous attractions that you have to visit. Discover incredible countryside around the Dartmoor National Park, visit the imposing Exeter Cathedral, or roam around the historic Dartmouth Castle.
Choose from thrilling theme parks with thrilling coasters and slides, or get up and personal with the cutest animals at one of the county’s numerous fun-packed farm attractions. Devon has Paignton Zoo, wildlife parks, and The National Marine Aquarium, as well as activities and events throughout the year. For those on a budget, Devon provides plenty of free activities.
Things to do near Devon
Devon is home to incredible destinations, offering seaside resorts to rural landscapes and idyllic countryside. Dartmouth is a short journey away from Agatha Christie’s summer house, Paignton is ideal for watersports lovers, whilst Exeter boasts a rich history. Discover even more attractions throughout the coastal hotspots of Torquay, Salcombe, Westward Ho!.
Find more things to do in Devon with our useful travel guide…
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