20 Jun

Out and About

 

 

Seaton Tramway operates narrow gauge heritage trams between Seaton, Colyford and Colyton in East Devon's glorious Axe Valley, travelling alongside the River Axe estuary. 

www.tram.co.uk/

The Donkey Sanctuary is a UK based charity working worldwide to improve conditions for donkeys and mules.
It is situated near Sidmouth in the South West of England in East Devon, an 'Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty' and is just one mile away from the Jurassic Coast.

www.thedonkeysanctuary.org.uk

Axe cliff Golf Club http://www.axecliff.co.uk/

Woodbury Park Country hotel &Golf club has two courses, The Oaks, an 18 hole course that has hosted the PGA seniors tour, and The Acorns a 9 hole course that is less demanding but just as interesting as The Oaks. www.woodburypark.co.uk/

Bicton Gardens, Spanning nearly 300 years of horticultural history, these magnificent gardens are set in East Devon's picturesque Otter Valley, between the ancient city of Exeter and southwest England's Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site. www.bictongardens.co.uk/

 

Marshwood Trails Electric Bike Adventures

 

Discover the spectacular landscapes of West Dorset and East Devon in a unique way on a state of the art electric bike. These amazing machines make cycling an absolute breeze so there's no need to worry about hills or headwinds. Try a half day guided tour or rent a bike and go where you please.  Prices start at £30 per person for a half day tour. For more details, visit www.marshwoodtrails.co.uk or call Martin on 07796 135256. 

 

The Jurassic Coast covers 95 miles of truly stunning coastline from East Devon to Dorset, with rocks recording 185 million years of the Earth's history.

www.jurassiccoast.com

Pecorama is one of Devon’s leading visitor attractions located high on the hillside above the picturesque fishing village of Beer , PECORAMA is home to the famous PECO Model Railway Exhibition and the Beer Heights Light Railway.

www.peco-uk.com/Pecorama/Pecorama.htm

Coastal Paths, from Minehead on the edge of the Exmoor National Park to the shores of Poole Harbour in Dorset it is the best way to enjoy the wonderful coastal scenery, wildlife and heritage.

www.southwestcoastpath.com/

The National Trust, with so many special places to choose from, you're never more than 40 minutes from a great day out with the National Trust.

www.nationaltrust.org.uk

Towns close by, Axminster, Lyme Regis, Beer & Branscombe

Other places to visit within 1 hours drive, Exeter, Torbay & Dartmoo