Lydford is a popular place to visit while you are exploring Devon as many of the city’s main attractions are within easy driving distance. Among the most interesting places to see are the fabulous Lydford Gorge and the remarkable Brent Tor. Two other recommended attractions you’ll find within a short distance of Lydford are Okehampton Castle and Dartmoor Forest.
Savvy travelers in Lydford, keen to deepen their appreciation of this area, will appreciate the cultural attractions nearby. Stroll around the exhibits and enjoy the atmosphere of the Museum of Dartmoor Life in Okehampton.
If the weather is good get outdoors and appreciate the nearby green spaces. Explore the nearby wilderness by heading to the Dartmoor National Park in Plymouth.
When it’s time to rest your weary feet after a long day exploring the many charms of Lydford, check in to one of the area's many bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. The Browns Hotel, Tavistock, the Lydgate House Hotel, Yelverton and the Betty Cottles Inn, Okehampton are just some of the many great places to stay around here.