Sandy beaches, medieval towns, expansive national parks and fossil cliffs – Devon has it all. With a series of beautiful harbour towns and spectacular coastline, it’s a very popular holiday destination.
With dramatic cliff lines perfect for rockpooling, sailing and fishing along the east, and offering a haven for surfers in the north – Devon appeals to a wide range of holidaymakers. The county is famed for its award winning beaches, many being awarded Blue Flag rating.
Not got your sea legs yet? You’ll be spoilt for choice inland, with diverse landscapes throughout Devon’s countryside. From the National Parks at Exmoor and Dartmoor, to the rolling hills in Mid Devon, you’ll find plenty of adventures away from the sea.
Whether you love coast or country, Devon is perfect for those who love being outdoors. You can try your hand at a number of watersports, hiking, cycling and climbing, or if a more relaxed pace of life suits you, there’s plenty of food and music festivals to keep you happy.