7 days in Devon Itinerary

7 days in Devon Itinerary

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7 days in Devon Itinerary

Start: London
Drive:  4​h
1
Ilfracombe
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Dartmouth
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Exeter
— 3 nights
train:  3​h
End: London

2
nights
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. Visit Woolacombe Beach and Westward Ho Beach for some beach relaxation. Let the collections at Combe Martin Wildlife and Dinosaur Park and Ilfracombe Museum capture your imagination. Step out of Ilfracombe to go to Appledore and see North Devon Maritime Museum, which is approximately 38 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Tunnels Beaches, engage your brain at Braunton Countryside Centre, examine the collection at Arlington Court and the National Trust Carriage Museum, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Barricane Beach.

To see reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Ilfracombe day trip app .

London to Ilfracombe is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. June in Ilfracombe sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Dartmouth.

Things to do in Ilfracombe

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Woolacombe, Braunton, Westward Ho Beach, Arlington Court and the National Trust Carriage Museum, North Devon Maritime Museum
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Woolacombe Beach ©
Woolacombe Beach
Barricane Beach ©
Barricane Beach
Westward Ho Beach ©
Westward Ho Beach

1
night
Dartmouth

Dartmouth ©
Dartmouth is a town and civil parish in the English county of Devon. On the 20th (Thu), examine the collection at Golden Hind Museum Ship, then steep yourself in history at Greenway House, then take in nature's colorful creations at Coleton Fishacre, and finally learn about all things military at Brixham Battery Heritage Centre.

For more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Dartmouth online holiday planner .

Getting from Ilfracombe to Dartmouth by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to drive to Exeter.

Things to do in Dartmouth

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Brixham
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Golden Hind Museum Ship ©
Golden Hind Museum Ship
Coleton Fishacre ©
Coleton Fishacre
Greenway House ©
Greenway House

3
nights
Exeter

Exeter ©
Exeter is a cathedral city in Devon England with a population of. Get a sense of the local culture at Exeter Cathedral and Royal Albert Memorial Museum. Buckfast Abbey and Cockington Court will appeal to history buffs. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Exeter: Bygones (in Torquay), Dingles Fairground Heritage Centre (in Lifton) and Moretonhampstead Motor Museum (in Moretonhampstead). There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Tucker's Hall. The Guild of Weavers, Fullers and Shearman, look for gifts at Roly's Fudge Exeter, pause for some serene contemplation at St Michael and All Angels' Church, and get engrossed in the history at Dartmoor Prison Museum.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Exeter sightseeing site .

Getting from Dartmouth to Exeter by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to catch the train back home.

Things to do in Exeter

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Torquay, Princetown, Dingles Fairground Heritage Centre, Moretonhampstead Motor Museum, Buckfast Abbey
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Exeter Cathedral ©
Exeter Cathedral
Moretonhampstead Motor Museum ©
Moretonhampstead Motor Museum
Buckfast Abbey ©
Buckfast Abbey

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