The English Riviera
To get the most out of your holiday in Torquay, why not visit some of the vast array of things to see and do in The English Riviera? Find out for yourself why it's one of the top holliday destinations in Britain.
Wander around Torquay harboursides, the shops of Torquay's Fleet Walk shopping precinct and the Pavilion. You can ramble across the wilds of Dartmoor National Park. Torbay and its environs also offers a rich diversity of places to eat out, theme bars and Nightclubs to suit all tastes.
Miles of walks including the South West Coastal Path, Dartmoor and river walks. Torquay and Paignton have some of the best beaches in the West Country. There are plenty of opportunities for fishing, both sea and freshwater in nearby Stoke Gabriel, Totnes and up river in the Dart on Dartmoor.
Totnes and Dartington Hall are less than half an hour away. 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. Dartmouth, Dartmoor, Salcombe, Exeter and Plymouth can all be reached easily. There are river and sea cruises and steam train trips nearby.