Things To Do in South Devon

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River Erme and Estuary, Bigbury-on-Sea, South Devon

River Erme and Estuary, Bigbury-on-Sea, South Devon

Stunning river estuary lined with beaches The River Erme rises at Erme Head high on the southern plateau of Dartmoor National Park. Erme Head is south of Crane Hill and south east of Higher Hartor Tor. Other major Devon rivers rising in this part of the National Park include the River Plym, the R...

Wonwell Beach, Bigbury-on-Sea, South Devon

Wonwell Beach, Bigbury-on-Sea, South Devon

Tidal sand beach on the east side of the Erme Estuary Wonwell Beach is a tidal sand beach on the east side of the Erme Estuary. Coastgaurd's Beach and Mothecombe (Meadowsfoot) Beach are across the water. All three beaches are nice and big when the tide's out. To the north, you...

Ayrmer Cove (Beach), Bigbury-on-Sea, South Devon

Ayrmer Cove (Beach), Bigbury-on-Sea, South Devon

Woderful, secluded cove just west of Challaborough and Bigbury-on-Sea Ayrmer Cove (Beach) is a shingle beach running into sand when the tide's out. There are extraordinary rock formations and sheer cliff faces on the west side of the cove. Footpaths lead inland to Ringmore or along...

Challaborough Beach, Bigbury-on-Sea, South Devon

Challaborough Beach, Bigbury-on-Sea, South Devon

Sandy beach at Challaborough by Bigbury-on-Sea and Burgh Island Challaborough is a sandy beach on the South Devon coast providing great views across the sea to Burgh Island. There's a popular holiday park behind the beach so there are good facilities on site including a bar, fish and chips shop a...

The Pilchard Inn, Bigbury-on-Sea, South Devon

The Pilchard Inn, Bigbury-on-Sea, South Devon

Extraordinary views in a remarkable setting The Westcountry is packed with top pubs. Some, like The Old Success Inn at Sennen Cove, have extraordinary views. Others, like Fingle Bridge Inn in the Teign Gorge on Dartmoor, are in remarkable settings. The Pilchard Inn has both. Sited next to the fam...

Burgh Island Sea Tractor, Bigbury-on-Sea, South Devon

Burgh Island Sea Tractor, Bigbury-on-Sea, South Devon

Essential South Devon holiday experience At high tide, a tractor on stilts is used to transport tourists* and guests from mainland South Devon to Burgh Island, its Art Deco Burgh Island Hotel and The Pilchard Inn. The sea tractor crosses Bigbury-on-Sea Beach when the sand's covered in w...

River Avon and Estuary, Bigbury-on-Sea, South Devon

River Avon and Estuary, Bigbury-on-Sea, South Devon

From the highest point on Dartmoor's south moor to the iconic Burgh Island The River Avon rises at Avon Head on the side of Ryder's Hill which is the highest point on the southern high moorland plateau of Dartmoor National Park. From Avon Head, the river runs south towards Huntingdon Warren befor...

Bigbury-on-Sea Discovery Surf School, Bigbury-on-Sea, South Devon

Bigbury-on-Sea Discovery Surf School, Bigbury-on-Sea, South Devon

Bigbury-on-Sea surf school Bigbury-on-Sea Discovery Surf School is a surf school operating from Bigbury-on-Sea in South Devon. The water around Bigbury-on-Sea Beach and Bantham Beach is great for watersports. The setting is also gorgeous with views across to Burgh Island and down the coas...

Burgh Island, Bigbury-on-Sea, South Devon

Burgh Island, Bigbury-on-Sea, South Devon

Stunning tidal island on the South Devon coast The setting for several Agatha Christie novels, Burgh Island is located across a stretch of sand (or sea when the tide's in) from Bigbury-on-Sea. The island provides magnificent views of the South Devon coastline. There are man...

Bigbury-on-Sea Beach, Bigbury-on-Sea, South Devon

Bigbury-on-Sea Beach, Bigbury-on-Sea, South Devon

One of South Devon's, and the Westcountry's, most popular coastal attractions One of South Devon's most popular coastal attractions, Bigbury-on-Sea Beach is a large stretch of sand at the mouth of the River Avon. At low tide, the beach extends to Burgh Island. Across Avon Mouth is the impressive...

Bigbury-on-Sea South West Coast Path Walk, Bigbury-on-Sea, South Devon

Bigbury-on-Sea South West Coast Path Walk, Bigbury-on-Sea, South Devon

The South West Coast Path at Bigbury-on-Sea Burgh Island, Bigbury-on-Sea and Bantham combine to form an iconic South Devon holiday destination. Great beaches, pubs, watersports and beauty attract high numbers of visitors. It's also a top area for coastal, countryside and estuary walking. Whilst n...

Bantham The Sloop Inn, Bigbury-on-Sea, South Devon

Bantham The Sloop Inn, Bigbury-on-Sea, South Devon

Great pub in village behind Bantham Beach Bantham is a South Devon village by one of South West England's most beautiful beaches. At low tide, the sand at Bantham Beach pushes out towards Burgh Island. It's a good spot for a pub. It's a superb spot for coastal and estuary walking. For walks fr...

Bantham Beach, Bigbury-on-Sea, South Devon

Bantham Beach, Bigbury-on-Sea, South Devon

One of the best beaches in South West England Bantham is a popular and large low tide sandy beach pretty much joining Bigbury-on-Sea Beach when the tide's out. There are stunning views across the sea to Burgh Island and its famous Art Deco hotel. When the sun's out, the local area's packed wit...

Thurlestone South West Coast Path Walk, Bigbury-on-Sea, South Devon

Thurlestone South West Coast Path Walk, Bigbury-on-Sea, South Devon

The South West Coast Path at Thurlestone Thurlestone is a South Devon village on the east side of the River Avon and Estuary. The coast by Thurlestone is lined with beautiful, accessible beaches and the terrrain is easy to walk. The best beach is South Milton Sands/Thurlestone Sand (Beach). We'd...

Thurlestone Island Sands/Thurlestone Golf Course Beach, Bigbury-on-Sea, South Devon

Thurlestone Island Sands/Thurlestone Golf Course Beach, Bigbury-on-Sea, South Devon

Beautiful, secluded stretch of sand between well known South Devon beaches Bigbury Bay is lined with beautiful beaches. Some, like Bigbury-on-Sea Beach, Bantham Beach and South Milton Sands/Thurlestone Sand (Beach), are well known South Devon attractions. Others, like Thu...