Things to do and places to go: a few links to help plan your stay, by no means a complete list but some ideas get you under way.

Visit Devon, guide

Dartmoor visitor guide

Legendary Dartmoor


Cornwall beaches

Cornwall surfing forecast

Devon beach guide

Out and about, activities, places to visit:

Ramm, Royal Albert Memorial Museum and Art Gallery, Exeter

The Miniature Pony Centre, Dartmoor

The National Marine Aquarium, Plymouth

Castle Drogo

The Waie Inn, Zeal Monachorum Waie2play indoor play area with climbing frames, slides, ball pools & air cannons.


Eden Project

The Lost Gardens of Heligan

Rhs Gardens, Rosemoor

Stone Lane Gardens, mythic garden sculpture

Walks and the great outdoors:

Haldon Forest Park walks, mountain biking

Go Ape, zip line and tree top adventure

Dartmoor walks

Exmoor Adventures

A bit of culture:

The Sidmouth Folk Week first week in August

Chagstock local music festival on the edge of Dartmoor, July

Dartmoor Folk Festival a friendly traditional folk festival in South Zeal (August)

Exeter Phoenix music, performance, art, film