For visitors wanting to experience a vibrant and cultural holiday, heading to the regions historic city of Exeter is a must. Here you can soak up the diverse atmosphere and explore the ample shopping facilities or visit the impressive Exeter Cathedral to see the intrinsic architecture and learn the fascinating history of this ancient city.
In the north of the county you will experience a mixture of beautiful towns and villages. Appledore and Clovelly showcase quaint fishing villages full of traditional charm and allure. Each has distinctive rustic charm and a welcoming atmosphere, making it a perfect retreat for families. For beach lovers, Woolacombe and Croyde provide some of best beaches in the UK, with miles of golden sands and turquoise waters, it’s the perfect place for people of all ages.
Holidaying in the home of the English Riviera, you may mistake South Devon with foreign lands due to the miles of coastline and palm trees lining the sandy shores. Head to Dawlish for a beautiful blue flag beach and quaint coastal town or hit the waters in Torquay for a variety of activities including diving, surfing and sailing. For a pleasant variety of holiday experiences a visit to South Hams provides a mix of locations including stunning coastal sites, freshwater lakes, and beautiful countryside retreats.
For an eclectic mix of sights, experiences and activities, a visit to the east of the region will enchant you with historical market towns, luscious surroundings and dramatic coastlines. Each town and village provides authentic charm and a memorable holiday adventure, perfect for families, couples and individuals. The region is home to a fantastic variety of holiday experiences, check out the great selection of locations across the county to compliment your perfect holiday in Devon.