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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.

Blackpool Sands Devon Beaches

Blackpool Sands

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Blackpool Sands
Stagecoach open top bus

Stagecoach

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Stagecoach
Victorian Street Bygones Torquay

Bygones

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Bygones

The Box

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The Box
Children playing on the ships and in the water at River Dart

River Dart Country Park

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River Dart Country Park

Bicton Park Botanical Gardens

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Bicton Park Botanical Gardens
Big Wheel English Riviera

English Riviera

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English Riviera
Lundy Island Aerial shot

Lundy Island

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Lundy Island

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.

botanical drawings

TODAY  

Beasts, Botanicals and the British Empire: Natural history drawings at the RAMM

We are delighted to invite you to the first annual Exeter University History Department/Friends of RAMM Annual Lecture. This annual…

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A person displaying their knuckles with LGBTQIA+ written on them in coloured letters

24 Feb

Family Pride Day

11am-12.30pm: A free seminar on over 5,000 years of recorded gender history and diversity Connecting colonialism, racism, cultural identities, the…

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24 - 03 Feb   Nov

Full Day Tram Driving Lesson

Become a Seaton Tram Driver for the day with one of our driving experience courses. The courses are very “hands-on”,…

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