Category: Attractions

Paignton Zoo
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Paignton Zoo

Paignton Zoo is home to thousands of amazing animals and plants. Visit the desert, cross the savannah, explore the forest and trek through the tropics. Use your senses to discover the wild world: look around, listen out – you’ll even need your sense of smell! It’s a great day out for everyone. Paignton Zoo is...

10th May 201817th May 2018by
Trago Mills
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Trago Mills

Trago Mills is approx 3 miles from Newton Abbot on the Bovey Tracey road from Newton Abbot (A382). Trago offers discount shopping and a leisure park where the children will find among other activities Supakarts, bumper boats, trampolines and a bouncy castle. There is a steam railway which runs for 2 and half miles and...

10th May 201817th May 2018by
China Blue Ceramic Studio
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China Blue Ceramic Studio

Treat yourself to a creative experience at China Blue’s ceramic studio – the largest of its kind in the South West! China Blue is the ALL weather attraction the whole family will enjoy! Have fun designing your own ceramics from the huge collection of figures, mugs, plates & much, much, more. Choose your colours, brushes...

10th May 201817th May 2018by
Dinosaur World
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Dinosaur World

Torquay’s Dinosaur World is a brand new and exciting visitor attraction exploring the lives of the most amazing creatures to walk the earth and the worlds in which they lived. This is an experience you’ve never had before – we’ve hand-picked the very best life-size dinosaur recreations, scale models and extraordinary fossils from all over...

10th May 201817th May 2018by
Dartmoor Otters & Buckfast Butterflies
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Dartmoor Otters & Buckfast Butterflies

The Buckfast Butterflies and Dartmoor Otter Sanctuary offers a great, enjoyable, otter and butterfly educational experience. Otter Sanctuary This sanctuary has been set up with both the intention to provide the otters with the best conditions to live in, but also in a way that visitors are able to see and enjoy the otters. You...

10th May 201817th May 2018by
House of Marbles and Teign Valley Glass
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House of Marbles and Teign Valley Glass

HOUSE OF MARBLES Leave Newton Abbot and head for Bovey Tracey (A382) and Pottery Road is where you will find House of Marbles. Admission and parking is free, so there’s a great start! See the largest collection of marbles in the world and visit the biggest marble run in the UK. Watch glass being blown...

10th May 201817th May 2018by
Living Coasts
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Living Coasts

Take a journey around the coasts of the world where amazing plants and animals live life on the edge. At Living Coasts, you’ll see birds and mammals in specially-designed naturalistic habitats. With outdoor and indoor exhibits, there’s plenty to see and do whatever the weather. Living Coasts is open every day (except Christmas Day) from...

9th May 20189th May 2018by
Orchid Paradise
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Orchid Paradise

Orchid Paradise is on the A382 between Newton Abbot and Bovey Tracey, look for the brown tourist signs at Forches Cross. Run by the Rittershausen family for 3 generations, this is an award winning centre which attends shows all over the UK and has achieved 20 Gold Medals at the Chelsea Flower Show over 52...

9th May 20189th May 2018by
Babbacombe Model Village
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Babbacombe Model Village

Take time out from the hustle and bustle of every day life and feel on top of the world as you see it recreated in miniature. Thousands of miniature buildings, people and vehicles capture the essence of England’s past, present and future. It’s not just the humour, nor the animation – it has a life...

9th May 20189th May 2018by
Buckfast Abbey
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Buckfast Abbey

Since the middle ages, monks have always supported themselves and lived self-sufficiently. Since returning to Buckfast, the monks have produced their own food and made different wares for sale. Originally produced as a medicinal drink, its most successful product has been its tonic water. The Abbey is also world – reknowed for its Bee Keeping...

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