2021 South Devon Visitor Guide - Flipbook - Page 24
South Devon is an exciting place to visit
all year round and is bursting with an
exciting assortment of events, festivals,
shows and exhibitions, with something
on offer for visitors of all ages.
Experience the coolest little city by the
sea, with its bustling centre, vibrant night
life, picturesque waterfront and world
Discover Plymouth’s maritime history at
the Mayflower Steps, Royal William Yard,
Plymouth Hoe and the Royal Citadel. The
area’s history can be discovered with the
free Plymouth Trails app which will lead
you around the city on one of three new
trails. Or wander the cobbled streets of
the Barbican and Sutton Harbour for a
relaxing time exploring their eclectic mix of
boutiques, art galleries and cafes.
Throughout the year enjoy springtime
fêtes or summer fiestas, scrumptious
autumn festivals and Christmas
extravaganzas, regardless of what time
you visit, you’re sure to find plenty of
exciting events to enjoy during your stay.
To see a full calendar of events
taking place in 2021 please visit
Mon to Sat
9am to 4pm
Weds & Sat
9am to 3pm
The shoreline is sprinkled with secluded
azure coves and picturesque beaches
and the town itself is friendly and
relaxed with ample bars and restaurants
perfect for alfresco dining. Lining the
streets there’s a diverse range of pretty
independent shops and galleries for a
spot of retail therapy.
Further along the coast you’ll stumble
upon Bigbury-on-Sea where you can
hitch a ride on a sea tractor to the
famous Burgh Island.
1220 - 2020
Salcombe is a gorgeous coastal town
famed for its outstanding estuary
views. The area is a hub for sailing and
watersports enthusiasts with many
household brands starting life in the
town. Its riverside position, rugged
coastline and surrounding countryside
offer many beautiful walking routes.
N AB B T MAR
Throughout the year the city plays host to
an exciting mix of top events including the
British Firework Championships, hit West
End shows and festive Christmas markets.
Royal William Yard
Events mentioned throughout the guide are
subject to change. Please check event websites
for full details.