Local Attractions

DARTMOOR ZOO

Set in 33 acres of beautiful woodland with some stunning views of the surrounding countryside and a fantastic collection of animals, Dartmoor Zoo is a unique family day out in the beautiful South Hams of Devon. Immerse yourself in a fun day out with the kids: see the big cats feed, hear the wolves howl and feel the snakes wriggle through your fingers in Close Encounters. Come along and see the zoo that inspired the movie – ‘We Bought A Zoo’. – Visit Website

DARTINGTON CRYSTAL

Whilst with us you can learn the history of Dartington Crystal in the Audio Visual Theatre and then follow the Dartington Timeline from 1967 to present day. And see how the first peices of glass were made in our museum section. Watch our talented expert Master Engraving demonstration create award winning works of Art. Watch live demonstrations of glassmaking and try the many hands-on activities we have to offer. – Visit Website

NORTH DEVON COASTLINE

The North Devon AONB contains a surprising diversity of scenery including tall rugged cliffs, wide sandy bays, sand dunes, steep sided wooded combes and woodland that runs right to the cliff edge. Encompassed within the designated area is the dramatic coastline of the Hartland promontory, the calm tranquillity of Bideford Bay, the internationally important conservation sites that flank the Taw and Torridge Estuary, the striking headlands and golden beaches of the North Devon Downs.

THE MILKY WAY – ADVENTURE PARK

If you’re looking for fun days out and things to do in Devon, The Milky Way Adventure Park has it all! Ride the Cosmic Typhoon Devon’s tallest, fastest & longest roller coaster. Have a wild time in North Devon’s biggest indoor adventure play area with assault courses & slides built for adults & children. Kick back & watch our amazing live shows featuring Merlin from Britain’s Got Talent, plus fantastic displays from the North Devon Bird of Prey Centre. – Visit Website

PORT ISAAC – DOC MARTIN FILM LOCATION

Doc Martin is a British television medical comedy drama series starring Martin Clunes in the title role. The show is set in the fictional seaside village of Portwenn and filmed on location in the village of Port Isaac, Cornwall, England. Port Isaac (Cornish: Porthysek)[1] is a small and picturesque fishing village on the Atlantic coast of north Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. The village centre dates from the 18th and 19th centuries, from a time when its prosperity was tied to local coastal freight and fishing.

THE BIG SHEEP

When looking for the best Devon days out, The BIG Sheep is an award winning attraction full of fun and laughter for the whole family.  The whole flock is committed to ensuring that everyone in the family has a guaranteed great day out in Devon. Now open weekends and school holidays only you can enjoy indoor play at North Devon’s Biggest Playground and Christmas Fun in December. – Visit Website