There are many places to explore in and around the English Riviera with lots of indoor and outdoor activities to experience

Whether you want coastal walks, shopping centres, amusements, beaches or sailing you will find it right here on The English Riviera.

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Plenty of opportunities, both sea and freshwater in nearby Stoke Gabriel, Totnes and up river in the Dart on Dartmoor.


Swimming, snorkeling, windsurfing, jet ski & more.


Miles of walks including the South West Coastal Path, Dartmoor and river walks.


Try wandering around Paignton and Torquay harboursides, the shops of Paignton and Torquay’s Fleet Walk shopping precinct, the Pavilion and much much more.


There are many golf courses around the area.


Torbay and its environs also offers a rich diversity of places to eat out, theme bars and Nightclubs to suit all tastes.

Further afield

You can ramble across the wilds of Dartmoor National Park, see the Dartmoor Ponies, and the beautiful Widdecombe in the Moor.

Totnes is an Elizabethan river town with an ancient castle. The beauty of Dartington Hall with it’s glorious gardens and world famous arts and music activities makes this an essential place to visit.