Places To Visit in Devon
Devon’s a big place. It also has a very high number of National Parks and Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, extraordinarily beautiful towns and pretty villages. So, if you’re looking for a potential holiday or weekend break destination then you’re faced with a vast number of options. To help, here are our ‘Top 10 Recommended Places To Visit in Devon’. Click through to the summary guides for each destination to discover more. We’d also recommend you browse our other ‘Top 10’ lists and read our Devon summary guide.
On a sunny day, you could be in the Mediterranean. Blue green seas, exotic vegetation, steep hillsides plunging into water, sandy coves and clean light. Salcombe and Dartmouth are up there with the best coastal towns in the UK.
The Pilgrim Fathers left Plymouth on the Mayflower for America in 1620 and Sir Francis Drake is said to have spotted the Spanish Armada from here in 1588.
One of Devon’s most beautiful and popular destinations on a bank of the Kingsbridge-Salcombe Estuary. Beaches, boats, restaurants, pubs.