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Devon's Crealy

Devon's Crealy

Devon's Crealy Great Adventure Park is the South West’s number one family value day out. The multi-award winning family attraction is located just minutes from junction 30 of the M5 near Exeter and has over 60 rides and attractions set in 100 acres of glorious Devon countryside. Devon’s Crealy...

Go Ape Exeter

Go Ape Exeter

Go Ape is the UK's No.1 Forest Adventure. The...

Devon's Crealy

Devon's Crealy

Devon's Crealy Great Adventure Park is the South...

Babbacombe Model Village, Babbacombe

Babbacombe Model Village Torquay

A Big Day Out at Britain’s Largest Model...

Moretonhampstead Motor Museum

Moretonhampstead Motor Museum

Moretonhampstead Motor Museum is home to a...

Giraffe, Paignton Zoo

Paignton Zoo Environmental Park

Paignton Zoo is one of Britain’s top zoos. It's...

Splashdown Quaywest Paignton

Splashdown Quaywest Paignton

Enjoy the wettest and wildest fun at the UK's...

Things to Do

If you’re a parent, then you’ll understand the benefits of having things to do on holiday. The English Riviera, South Devon’s beautiful bay, is a popular destination with families holidaying in the UK. In addition to safe, secure beaches and rolling countryside that's just begging to be explored, the area is jam-packed with things to see and do for visitors of all ages.

Plenty to See

The English Riviera has more attractions than any other seaside resort in the UK!
For families looking for things to do, Torquay is a hive of activity throughout the year. There are loads of beaches to choose from, Kents Cavern to explore and the brilliant Living Coasts coastal zoo to visit, where you can walk with penguins. There are also plenty of sightseeing excursions, and boat and fishing trips out into the bay. You’ll also find that it’s the HQ for a host of maritime events and regattas – but don’t worry if you don’t own a boat; there’s plenty of spectator points around the coast and each event brings its own festivals and celebrations.

Plenty to Do

Paignton is most famous for its wonderful zoo, whilst Babbacombe plays host to a world in miniature in the form of its acclaimed Model Village. In Brixham, you can find a replica of Sir Francis Drake’s ship, the Golden Hind.

For the more adventurous, there are some fantastic Geopark Discovery Packages to enjoy.

And your holiday doesn’t have to break the budget – you’ll find free and great value attractions wherever you go.

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