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Out & About

Things to do in and around Dartmouth

The beauty of the landscape, the historical buildings, the variety of shop and galleries, and the exceptional local produce all make Dartmouth the perfect holiday destination. The River Dart is the perfect watersports playground – sailing, kayaking, paddle boarding, boat trips and more are all on offer – you can even learn to surf at one of the nearby beaches, or just spend a lazy day enjoying the views and sampling the delights of local restaurants.

Eating Out

Dartmouth is rich with a variety of great places to eat out. Here’s our pick of the very best.
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From country estates to theme parks, there are numerous ways to spend the day out. Check out the top choices here.
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The South Hams is proud to boast some of the best beaches in the UK. Click here for a comprehensive guide to our favourites.
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On the Water

If you love being out and about on water, South Devon is the place to be. Here’s a selection of fun-packed ideas from boat trips to days out.
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The miles of walks along the coast and rivers, make South Devon is one of the most popular walking places in the country. Click here for some popular routes.
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What's On

From food festivals to fireworks, and regattas to art exhibitions, there’s no shortage of events around the area.
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