Newton Abbot Vacations
Many of Devon’s highlights are close to Newton Abbot, making it a smart choice as a place to base yourself during your visit. The Babbacombe Model Village and Gardens and the Bygones Victorian Museum are amongst the many interesting place to visit here. If time permits, be sure to also visit Babbacombe Beach and Torre Abbey.
Visitors to Newton Abbot, looking for something a little out of the ordinary, will appreciate the nearby cultural attractions. Stroll around the exhibits and enjoy the quiet of Torquay Museum in Torquay. To catch home-grown and touring acts, spend an evening at the Princess Theatre in Torquay, one of the region’s premier live concert venues.
There are some entertaining venues for those with children in tow too, for example Living Coasts in Torquay. The kids will love the amazing animal adventures at Paignton Zoo in Paignton.
If the sun is shining, do what the locals do and appreciate the nearby parks and reserves. Stretch your legs and visit a beach, for example Meadfoot Beach in Torquay, the Goodrington Sands Beach in Paignton and Abbey Sands.
For a real taste of this fascinating part of the world, consider staying close by in one of the area’s many accommodation options. The Imperial Hotel Torquay, the Palace Hotel, Torquay and the Yardley Manor Hotel, Torquay are just three of the best places to find a warm welcome and a good night’s rest.