Things to See and Do in South Devon
You'll be spoilt for choice with the wealth of places to go and things to see and do, all within easy reach of Amberley.
Places to visit
Cities, towns and villages
Where better to start than Devon's historic county town of Exeter, steeped in Roman, Medieval and WWII history and famous for its beautiful cathedral and award winning museum or the Victorian elegance of Torquay, the childhood home of Agatha Christie and Elizabethan Totnes.
Dartmoor Towns & villages
Coastal towns and villages
Houses and Gardens(all open to non-members)
Historic Houses Association
Within reach of two National Parks there are lots of possibilities for those who like to be active.
Dartmoor Activity Centre offers a wide variety of tours and activities that can be booked directly through our website with pickups available from Amberley. Horse riding, falconry, fishing, letterboxing and tours of Dartmoor are just a few of the great services offered.
Walking and Cycling
We're less than 5 miles outside the Dartmoor National Park, just 7 miles from the South West Coast Path and the edges of Exmoor just an hour away Exmoor National Park. Or for the perfect way to check out your legs, and even closer, there is Haldon Forest Park and the forest adventures Go Ape
Boat Trips and River Cruises
There are several farmer's markets in the area, click on the link for details.