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40 top places for you to visit in the South West

You’ll get great value for money and a day out with the family to remember!

Looking for things to do in Devon? Whatever your interests, whatever your age, and whether you’re on your own, a couple, a group, or a family, our attractions in Devon offer you fabulous days out in one of the most beautiful parts of the country.
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Devon has plenty of things to do to suit all interests and budgets. Families with children will find so much to entertain and amuse them, from the tiniest tots to the hardest-to-please teenagers. Thrill-seekers and those who like to be active will be very happy with the choice of theme parks and outdoor pursuits here in Devon. Lovers of culture, nature and history will be in their element too – we’ve miles of beautiful countryside and coast to explore, plus buildings, architecture, artisan crafters and artists that will intrigue and inspire.

There’s plenty to get excited about – visit Devon and see for yourselves!

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Great days out Devon and the South West

Whatever you fancy doing while you’re in Devon, we can guarantee (as well as a fabulous day out) that all our Devon attractions are highly recommended – and offer a great choice of things to do. If you are seeking ideas and activities we have some of the best places to visit in the South West right here.

Lundy Island Aerial shot

Lundy Island

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Lundy Island
Fire-breathing dragon

Babbacombe Model Village

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Babbacombe Model Village
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The Big Sheep Farm & Theme Park

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The Big Sheep Farm & Theme Park
Kents Cavern Devon

Kents Cavern

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Kents Cavern
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Haldon Forest Park

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Haldon Forest Park
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South Devon Railway

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South Devon Railway
Becky Falls Devon

Becky Falls

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Becky Falls
Blackpool Sands Devon Beaches

Blackpool Sands

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Blackpool Sands

What's On Devon

From special themed activities for families, to visits from kids’ favourite characters, to arts and craft activities, theatre, music, food and drink, our Events pages are guaranteed to have something suitable to do in Devon for everyone.

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Powderham’s Outdoor Cinema Weekend

Join us for a weekend of movie magic under the stars at Powderham this May Bank Holiday! Grab your friends…

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May Half Term fun

MAY HALF TERM Calling all thrill-seekers, nature lovers, and families on the hunt for excitement! Get ready for an unforgettable…

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May Half Term at Quince Honey Farm

Make a bee-line for Quince Honey Farm this half term and enjoy all-weather family fun, including honey tasting, candle rolling,…

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