Devon is popular among holidaymakers and tourists because it is adorned with spectacular tour and sightseeing opportunities that clearly distinguishes it from many other tourist destinations in the world. In Devon, you will discover iconic natural and man-made wonders, diversities of exotic fauna and flora, and a history and heritage begging to be explored. Do you love to hike through and capture pictures of natural wonders, or do you prefer to tour museums, historic sites, and art galleries?
If you’re looking to have a great day spent exploring different fun activities with your friends and family, Reach Outdoors is the place. From guided tours for kayaking to coasteering, stand up paddle boarding, sea caves and wildlife exploration and bushcraft guides on how to live off what the land provides. Reach Outdoors have won various tourism awards like the Certificate of Excellence (every year since inception) and a two-time winner of the gold award for best sporting experience at the Devon Tourism awards.
Address: Drakes House Tanners Road, Goodrington Sands, Paignton
The UK’s top forest adventure offers the classic Go Ape experience to fun lovers in Devon. You are briefed for safety before you take off on the Tarzan Swing, fly down zip wires and tackle crossings that show some of the most astonishing scenery in England.
Address: Haldon Forest Park Bullers Hill, Exeter
Phone number: +448455191798
Sea Kayak is the ultimate way to explore Devon coastline. No experience is required for any of the various activities such as skill courses, fun taster sessions, day trips and group expeditions. The South Devon coastline is a kayaker’s paradise with sheltered estuaries, spectacular cliffs and hidden beaches. The kayaks are silent as you ride up to exciting sea creatures like basking sharks, seals, seabirds and dolphins.
Address: The Dinghy Park, Coronation Park, Dartmouth
Phone number: +441392580535
The best way to explore South Devon is by solving clues on a self-guided treasure trail. Answers to the clues are hidden in quirky features and permanent historical areas so don’t ignore any of the clues. Most of the trails such as Treasure Hunt, Murder Mystery and spy Mission are written for walking and cycling so bring some enthusiasm and energy along with family and friends.
Address: 6 High Cross Truro TR12AJ United Kingdom
Explore challenging muddy obstacle trails where you whiz down wires, leap over muddy bear pits and crawl through tunnels. There is a cubs corner for children to play and it’s been designed to maximize fun for the family no matter the age.
Address: Wescott, Cullompton, Devon
Phone number: +441392881078
Enjoy a taste of the good life with a champagne hot air balloon flight across some of the most spectacular areas in the South West. The Balloon flight is unlike anything you’ve experienced with a gorgeous 360 view of the earth below that offers a unique view to your favourite landmarks and wildlife.
Address: 44 Ham Green, North Somerset
Phone number: +441404823102
SSW tip: Aerosaraus Balloons offers special discount on their anytime vouchers. Don’t wear your best outfit for the Go Ape trip because there will be dirt and sand during the activities. If you have a fear of heights, you should let them know at the venue so they recommended activities that will be safer for you.
Because we want you to concentrate on enjoying the memorable experience, Seek South West can help you make arrangements for your Devon tours and sightseeing expeditions.