Local Attractions in South Devon
South Devon has a whole host of attractions for all the family to enjoy. Some are perfect for rainy days, such as the National Marine Aquarium, while others are fabulous for the little ones, like Pennywell Farm. Here are a few of our favorites, but go to the Devon Lots to Do website to find even more.
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Although situated in Cornwall, it is only 1 1/2 hours from South Devon and well worth the drive. In the Eden Project’s huge covered conservatories, you can visit rainforests, the Mediterranean, South Africa and California
Miniature Pony and Animal Farm
Situated on Dartmoor, we have over 150 animals are waiting to meet you. Enjoy a pony ride, display or join in with one of our hands on activities.
Mount Edgecumbe is situated in beautiful landscape, and the house is open during the summer months. Why not catch the Cremyll foot ferry from Plymouth?
Plymouth’s historic Barbican is the oldest in the country, and is well known the world over for the excellent quality of its gin. Shop and distillery tour.
River trip on the River Dart from Totnes to Dartmouth. Why not do the ‘Round Robin’ – an inclusive day tour including a ferry ride, steam train, River Dart cruise and a ride on an open top bus.