Things to Do in South Devon
South Devon is home to many fabulous attractions and things to do where visitors and residents can always discover something new. From kayaking or canoeing along beautiful stretches of coastline to wine and cheese tastings to scenic tours from the air, South Devon offers something for everyone regardless of age, interest or weather!
Here, you can discover Guided Tours, Beaches, Water sports, Theatre & Cinema, Wine Tastings, things for the youngsters, and so much more. Whether for holiday activities, going out for a weekend, or for a business event, you are spoilt for choice. Whatever you are looking for, South Devon has something perfect for you. You can also discover Events happening throughout the year which provide an endless amount of fun and excitement for visitors and residents.
From beach days to family-fun attractions, you can find so much to see and do across South Devon. Days at some of our stunning local beaches offer memorable and fun-filled adventures, whether you prefer a small, secluded cove or a wide golden sandy beach. With a variety of offering at each, you can enjoy swimming with your furry friends, a refreshing ice-cold drink or a session of kayak hire to explore the surrounding rocky coastline.
It’s not just beach days where you are spoilt for choice! South Devon is also home to hundreds of exciting attractions perfect for all seasons and interests. From history and culture to zoos and theme parks, attractions across the region include the wonderful National Trust properties and English Heritage sites, local museums, Woodlands and Crealy Theme Park, Paignton, Shaldon & Dartmoor Zoo, The Dartmouth & South Devon Railway Company, and so much more!
Enjoy Activities with Stunning Surroundings
For those who enjoy exploring and taking in the fresh countryside air, there are so many great things to do with stunning scenery surrounding you. The South West Coast Path receives thousands of walkers each year with some spectacular walking routes along the coastline and through our country towns and villages.
You can also find some wonderful activities featuring fabulous local food and drink produce from vineyards, vineyards and distilleries across the region. Our nearby award-winning attractions and popular locations to explore are all at your fingertips.
Why not visit some of the most amazing food and drink attractions offering memorable experiences for visitors and residents. Explore fabulous vineyards including the Calancombe Estate, Sandridge Barton and Swanaford, with a chance to sample stunning wines or take a tour around the vineyard. For those who enjoy a drop of bitter, there are some superb local breweries, including Bays Brewery, Salcombe Brewery and Dartmoor Brewery.
Other great attractions include local Gin Schools, Tours and Shops available from the Dartmouth Distillery Co, Salcombe Gin, Plymouth Gin, Brixham Gin, and the Dartmoor Distillery, as well as many foodie experiences across the region.
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