3 days in Devon Itinerary

3 days in Devon Itinerary

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3 days in Devon Itinerary

Start: London
Drive:  4​h
1
Ilfracombe
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Plymouth
— 1 night
train:  4​h
End: London

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night
Ilfracombe

Ilfracombe ©
Ilfracombe is a seaside resort and civil parish on the North Devon coast, England, with a small harbour surrounded by cliffs.The parish stretches along the coast from the 'Coastguard Cottages' in Hele Bay toward the east and 4 miles along the Torrs to Lee Bay toward the west. On the 25th (Fri), tour the pleasant surroundings at Woolacombe Beach. Keep things going the next day: trek along Baggy Point Easy Access Walk, then step off the mainland to explore National Trust - Lundy, and then make a trip to St Nicholas Chapel.

To find where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Ilfracombe day trip tool .

London to Ilfracombe is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. October in Ilfracombe sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to drive to Plymouth.

Things to do in Ilfracombe

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Woolacombe Beach, Baggy Point Easy Access Walk, National Trust - Lundy
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National Trust - Lundy ©
National Trust - Lundy
Baggy Point Easy Access Walk ©
Baggy Point Easy Access Walk
Woolacombe Beach ©
Woolacombe Beach

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Plymouth

Plymouth ©
Once an important departure point for immigrants sailing for the New World, Plymouth is now mostly known for being one of the world’s most impressive natural harbors.
On the 27th (Sun), contemplate the waterfront views at Plymouth Sound, enjoy the sea views from Smeaton's Tower, then make a trip to Plymouth Hoe, then pause for some photo ops at Naval Memorial, and finally contemplate the long history of Buckland Abbey.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Plymouth visit site .

You can drive from Ilfracombe to Plymouth in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train back home.

Things to do in Plymouth

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Buckland Abbey
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Buckland Abbey ©
Buckland Abbey
Naval Memorial ©
Naval Memorial
Plymouth Hoe ©
Plymouth Hoe

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