BABBACOMBE a charming village, set high on a red sandstone cliff with picturesque views of Oddicombe and Babbacombe’s golden sandy beaches. A cliff railway – one of the few original working funicular railways still in existence today, takes you down to the beach where you’ll find a small pier and genteel seafront. A must see while staying in Babbacombe is its wonderful Model Village, set in 4 acres of award-winning gardens, you’ll discover a miniature world with hundreds of scenes portraying British life and culture over the decades. Another attraction is Bygones where you can step back in time and discover an authentic life-size Victorian Street filled with original memorabilia.
DARTMOUTH, a beautiful town situated on the banks of the picturesque River Dart is rich in culture, history and maritime heritage, from ancient castles and forts to historic buildings and museums. Just wandering through the town you will see an eclectic mix of architecture, much of it dating back to the 16th century.
A relaxing RIVER DART CRUISE sails for nine miles between the delightful and unique towns of Totnes and Dartmouth. Enjoy unparalleled scenic views; steeply wooded hillsides plunging down to the water’s edge, Dittisham & Stoke Gabriel villages, Agatha Christie’s Greenway Estate, the Sharpham Estate with its vineyards and the magnificent Britannia Royal Naval College.
TEIGNMOUTH is a stunning coastal town situated on the edge of the River Teign and is surrounded by beautiful Devon countryside. The town itself has wonderful Georgian buildings, a bustling centre rich in history and has been an active trading port for more than 100 years, discover the harbour with its colourful fishing boats, long sandy beach, promenade and pier.