Best Things To Do in Torquay, United Kingdom

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Top-Rated Tourist Attractions in Torquay, United Kingdom

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  1. Babbacombe Model Village

    # 1 of 187 Things To Do in Torquay | Added 473 times in trip plans
    Babbacombe Model Village

    Tags: Village, Theme Park

    Address: Hampton Avenue, Babbacombe, Torquay, Devon TQ1 3LA,UK

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    A miniature village located in Torquay, Devon and it is one of the most beautiful places on the English Riviera. It has been designated as a global geopark by the UNESCO. This mock village was set up ...Read more

  2. Cockington Country Park

    # 2 of 187 Things To Do in Torquay | Added 156 times in trip plans
    Cockington Country Park

    Tags: Park, Historical Site

    Address: Cockington Village, Cockington, Torquay, Devon TQ2 6XA

    Timings: 10:30 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Just a mile away from the Torquay seafront there is the beautiful thatched village of Cockington which was initially a fishing and farming village, and in the heart of it is a big park known as the Co...Read more

  3. Bygones

    # 3 of 187 Things To Do in Torquay | Added 123 times in trip plans

    Tags: Specialty Museum

    Address: Fore St, Torquay TQ1 4PR, UK

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    Run by the Cuming family, the Bygones is a living vintage museum depicting the realistic Victorian Street where the antique shops line along showcasing the artefacts of the bygone era. The Victorian S...Read more

  4. Cockington Court

    # 4 of 187 Things To Do in Torquay | Added 60 times in trip plans
    Cockington Court

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Gallery, Garden, Park

    Address: Cockington court, Cockington, Torquay, Devon, TQ2 6XA

    Timings: 10:30 am - 04:00 pm Details

    Cockington is a village built almost around 2500 years ago in Cockington Valley and was mainly known as a fishing and farming village. Cockington estate was owned by Alric the Saxon till it was bought...Read more

  5. Big Wheel

    # 5 of 187 Things To Do in Torquay | Added 163 times in trip plans
    Big Wheel

    Tags: Amusement Park, Landmark, View Point, Theme Park

    Address: Rivermead House, 7 Lewis Court, Grove Park, Enderby, Leicestershire, LE19 1SD, UK.

    Timings: 10:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    The Big Wheel of Torquay towers high above the mesmerizing harbour of the English Riviera. The Wheel is situated within the very popular Pavilion Gardens. From the height of 60 metres above the ground...Read more

  6. Meadfoot Beach

    # 6 of 187 Things To Do in Torquay | Added 44 times in trip plans
    Meadfoot Beach

    Tags: Beach, Walking Area, Leisure

    Address: Torquay, Devon, TQ1 2EL

    Timings: 11:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    A mile from Torquay Harbour, there is a marvelous stretch of sand, the Meadfoot Beach is a long sandy beach where you can relax on a deckchair and enjoy the roar of the sea hitting your ears. If you a...Read more

  7. Kents Cavern

    # 7 of 187 Things To Do in Torquay | Added 226 times in trip plans
    Kents Cavern

    Tags: Cave, Cavern

    Address: Ilsham Road, Wells wood, Torquay, Devon, 2Q1 2JF

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Initially bought by Francis Powe, a carpenter who made it his workshop where he made beach huts for the Torquay beach was later turned into a tourist attraction by his son, Leslie Powe where he constr...Read more

  8. Torquay Museum

    # 8 of 187 Things To Do in Torquay | Added 123 times in trip plans
    Torquay Museum

    Tags: Museum, History Museum

    Address: 529 Babbacombe Road, Torquay, TQ1 1HG, United Kingdom

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    The Torquay Museum is a chest of ancient treasures, located in South Devon. The place will take you a few million years back to get an insight into the life of that time, exploring through various obj...Read more

  9. Buckfast Abbey

    # 9 of 187 Things To Do in Torquay | Added 1 time in trip plans
    Buckfast Abbey Image

    Address: Buckfast Abbey

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
    Google Reviews
    Louie De Witt

    Fantastic abbey! Absolutely gorgeous!

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  10. The Bonting

    # 10 of 187 Things To Do in Torquay | Added 2 times in trip plans
  11. Clydesdale Holiday Apartments

    # 11 of 187 Things To Do in Torquay | Added 32 times in trip plans
  12. The Buccaneer Inn

    # 12 of 187 Things To Do in Torquay | Added 3 times in trip plans
    The Buccaneer Inn Image

    Tags: Bar

    Timings: 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm Details
    Google Reviews
    Stephen Gill

    A really good inn with nice and friendly staff 'a beautiful setting looking out to sea and good simple food. I would recommend to anyone.

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  13. Babbacombe Theatre

    # 13 of 187 Things To Do in Torquay | Added 20 times in trip plans
    Babbacombe Theatre Image

    Address: Babbacombe Downs Rd

    Timings: 12:01 am - 12:00 am Details
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    Christine Hargreaves

    Great theatre which is privately owned. Some brilliant shows can be seen here. Tickets are reasonable in price. This theatre depends on public support. Please make use of it or we may lose it....

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  14. Mercure Exeter Rougemont Hotel

    # 14 of 187 Things To Do in Torquay | Added 1 time in trip plans
    Mercure Exeter Rougemont Hotel Image

    Address: Queen St, Exeter EX4 3SP, UK

    Google Reviews
    Rich Meade

    This hotel is very nice, comfortable beds, clean tidy rooms, kind and helpful staff. Our visit to this hotel was very pleasant all the staff here were very friendly and helpful without being overbear...

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  15. Paignton Zoo

    # 15 of 187 Things To Do in Torquay | Added 44 times in trip plans
    Paignton Zoo

    Tags: Zoo

    Address: Totnes Rd, Paignton TQ4 7EU, UK

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    With over 2000 different kinds of animal over a huge land of 80 acres, the Paignton zoo is one of the best places around that you can visit with your kids. Animals and birds like Anoa, Baboons, Bongo,...Read more

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  • Kents Cavern

    Ilsham Rd

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • St Nicholas Priory

    The Mint

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Haldon Belvedere

    Haldon Belvedere Higher Ashton

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • The National Trust

    Compton Castle

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Powderham Castle

    Powderham Castle

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Tuckers Hall

    140 Fore St

    Historic and Protected Sites
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  • Newbarn Farm Self Catering Cottages

    Totnes Rd

  • Emperor Lakes

    Blackdown Cross

  • Slapton Ley

    Slapton Sands

  • Avon Dam

  • Venford Reservoir

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  • Torquays Dinosaur World

    3 Victoria Parade

    Museums Landmarks
  • Newton Abbot Town & Great Western Railway Museum

    2a St Pauls Rd

  • Brixham Heritage Museum

    New Rd

  • Golden Hind Museum Ship

    The Quay

  • Royal Albert Memorial Museum & Art Gallery

    Queen St

  • Bygones

    Fore St

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  • The Rainbow Funhouse

    Torwood Gardens Rd

    Amusement Parks
  • Alan Davis Automatics

    Woodland Close

    Amusement Parks
  • Harrisons Amusements

    10-14 Piermont Pl

    Amusement Parks Arcades
  • Bear Feet Playcentre

    Olympus Business Park Kingsteignton Rd

    Amusement Parks Landmarks
  • Leisure 2000

    81-89 Torbay Rd

    Amusement Parks Arcades
  • Powderham Estate

    Powderham Castle

    Amusement Parks
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  • Welcome Stranger Inn

    Bars Restaurants
  • The Old Manor Inn

    10 Old Torquay Rd

    Bars Restaurants
  • The Jolly Farmer

    8 Market St

  • The Saracens Head

    Fairfield Terrace

  • The Globe Hotel

    Fore St

    Bars Restaurants
  • The Exchange

    Fore St

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  • Gala Clubs

    Temperance St

    Casinos and Gaming
  • Genting Casino - Torquay

    5 Abbey Rd

    Casinos and Gaming Restaurants Landmarks
  • Ladbrokes

    4-6 Market St

    Casinos and Gaming
  • William Hill

    Babbacombe Rd, 73/75

    Casinos and Gaming
  • William Hill

    St Marychurch Rd, 163

    Casinos and Gaming
  • Mint Casino Torquay

    5 Abbey Rd

    Casinos and Gaming Restaurants
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  • Stover Country Park

    Rangers Office

    Natural Parks
  • Buckfast Butterflies & Otter Sanctuary

    Dart Bridge Rd

    Natural Parks
  • Pennywell Farm

    Natural Parks
  • Dawlish Warren Nature Reserve

    Care Of Forde House, Brunel Rd

    Natural Parks
  • Slapton Ley National Nature Reserve

    Sands Rd

    Natural Parks
  • Berryhead National Nature Reserve

    The Bungalow, Girrard Rd

    Natural Parks
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  • Ludwell Valley Park

    Dog Parks
  • Hackney Marsh, Homerton Road, London

    Dog Parks
  • Hackney Marshes

    Dog Parks
  • Hamlin Lane Playing Fields

    Dog Parks
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  • Beacon Cove

  • Paignton Beach

    The Esplanade

  • Shaldon Beach

  • Ness Cove Beach

  • Blackpool Sands

    Blackpool House

  • Dawlish Warren Beach

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  • Snapes Point

  • Jaw Bones

  • Hound Tor

  • Bee Tor

    Dartmoor National Park

  • Yarner Wood

  • Stalldown Barrow

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