South Devon offers plenty of things to do come rain or shine. Whether you're looking for a day out guaranteed to keep the whole family entertained or a more relaxed time exploring the heritage of South Devon, there is an abundance of choices.

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Kingsbridge & District Light Railway in Kingsbridge

Kingsbridge & District Light Railway

0.1 km    Location: Kingsbridge

Get on board this Easter... The Kingsbridge & District Light Railway will be boarding from the Ria End Stattion from Easter 2017. Take a trip with your little ones down the Embankment and admire the view. Why not...

Paper Bird Island in Salcombe

Paper Bird Island

4.8 km    Location: Salcombe Tel: 01548 288723

ACTIVITIES We stock a variety of different papier mâché boxes, animal shapes and our hanging bird greeting cards for you to decorate. We have watercolour crayons and paint, coloured pens, coloured sand...

National Trust South Devon Countryside in Soar

National Trust South Devon Countryside

6.5 km    Location: Soar Tel: 01752 346 585

The National Trust owns over 40 miles of stunning coastline in the South Hams area. From small wild places where you can get really close to nature to popular beaches with great cafes and watersports.   For those...

Overbeck's, National Trust in Salcombe

Overbeck's, National Trust

6.7 km    Location: Salcombe Tel: 01548 842 893

A hidden paradise of subtropical gardens and eclectic collections... An exotic and fascinating hidden treasure perched high on the cliffs above Salcombe. Explore the banana garden, meander through the woodland, or relax...

Start Point Lighthouse in Start Point

Start Point Lighthouse

11.7 km    Location: Start Point Tel: 01803 771 802

The striking Start Point Lighthouse is situated on one of the most exposed peninsulas on the English Coast, running sharply almost a mile into the sea on the south side of Start Bay between Kingsbridge and Dartmouth....

Fast Rabbit Garden in Dartmouth

Fast Rabbit Garden

12.7 km    Location: Dartmouth Tel: 07813 504490

Fast Rabbit Garden occupies 43 acres of the secluded Strawberry Valley. Nurtured since 1991, it is probably the largest garden featuring acid-loving plants in the county. Here we try to bring you a flavour of the...

Pennywell Farm & Wildlife Centre in Buckfastleigh

Pennywell Farm & Wildlife Centre

19.6 km    Location: Buckfastleigh Tel: 01364 642 023

A Full Day of Family Fun at Pennywell With a full day of hands on animal action, a different activity, show or display every half hour, hundreds of friendly animals and four FREE rides, there’s not a moment to...

Paignton Zoo in Paignton

Paignton Zoo

21.2 km    Location: Paignton Tel: 01803 697500

With over 2,000 animals across 80 acres – you’re in for a really wild time at Paignton Zoo!   Located in Devon, Paignton Zoo is one of the South West's most exciting visitor attractions. It’s a...

Living Coasts in Torquay

Living Coasts

26.5 km    Location: Torquay Tel: 01803 202 470

Welcome to Living Coasts, an all-weather attraction, located on Torquay seafront in South Devon, where there’s plenty to see and do: mingle with the playful penguins, get up close to the otters, octopus and seals,...

Torquay's Dinosaur World in Torquay

Torquay's Dinosaur World

26.7 km    Location: Torquay Tel: 01803 298779

Torquay’s Dinosaur World, on Torquay’s inner harbour side, is the only exhibition of its kind in the south west. Full of amazing creatures, such as the terrifying T Rex, and the cute Triceratops, alongside...

Babbacombe Model Village in Torquay

Babbacombe Model Village

28.7 km    Location: Torquay Tel: 01803 315 315

"Torquay's Big Day Out"  at Britain's largest model village...   Featured as a 'Top Attraction' on the BBC's 'Holiday of My Lifetime', the 'Graham Norton Show' and 'The One Show'.   Take time...

Forest & Beach in Beeson

Forest & Beach

Location: Beeson Tel: 01548 580744

Set in ancient woodland and organic farmland, Forest & Beach is just a short stroll from the shores of beautiful Beesands beach. We offer a range of educational activities including forest school, beach school,...

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