Set on the banks of the stunning Grand Western Canal, Tiverton is one of the biggest towns in the county. Its Mid Devon position means it’s the ideal launchpad for exploring the surrounding areas, including the North Devon coast and Exmoor and Dartmoor National Parks, making holidays in Tiverton popular for people looking to explore the best Devon has to offer. The town is brimming with heritage and things to explore too.
Why visit Tiverton?
Aside from things close by to the town, Tiverton itself is a great destination to visit and explore. It is steeped in intriguing history and has plenty of historical sites to explore. It is also perfectly placed to explore Exmoor and the North Devon coast.
Things to do in Tiverton:
Walk along the stunning Grand Western Canal and take in the picturesque views and local wildlife that now inhabit that area. Visit Kinghayes Court, one of the finest Gothic Revival houses in the South West, or look around the popular pannier market.
Why stay in a Tiverton cottage?
Staying in one of our cottages in Tiverton will give the opportunity to explore everything this town and the local area has to offer. Our Devon cottages, ranging from luxury to large, and romantic to dog-friendly, have everything you need for an enjoyable stay.
Three must-see things in Tiverton:
- Head north to Exmoor National Park, one of the best in the country and well worth taking time out to explore
- Cycle along the Grand Western Canal Cycle route, perfect for soaking in the views and a family day out
- Visit Tiverton Museum to learn all about the town’s past, including the architecture and the history of its name