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10 South Devon animal attractions

South Devon could have been made for family days out, and for those of you who love nothing more than to come face to face with all kinds of furry friends during your holidays you’re in luck – you’ll find some of the region’s best zoos, farm parks and nature reserves right on your doorstep. […]

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Paignton Zoo day out

We spent a day at Paignton Zoo, the most popular family attraction in South Devon with 2,000 animals and over 1,600 species of plants. Our top 5 tips It’s a full day so arrive early to make sure you see everything. We ate in the restaurant which has good healthy options and plenty of seating. […]

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Shaldon Wildlife Trust

Shaldon Wildlife Trust is a unique visitor attraction in South Devon.  They are the smallest member ot the British and European Association of Zoos and Aquaria, and have a collection of smaller animals.  But combined with a fantastic location on the coastline overlooking the Teign estuary, the zoo offers a unique and peaceful acre of […]

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Paignton Zoo

Every year over ½ million people visit Paignton Zoo making one of the most popular attractions in the South West. As a registered charity, the Zoo works to preserve endangered species and plants from around the world, while offering visitors an educational and exciting experience. Spread over 80 acres there are around 2000 animals to […]

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Pennywell Farm

Pennywell Farm is an attraction aimed at families with younger children which offers rides and lots of interactivity with the animals. The Farm is located close to Buckfastleigh on the A38 dual carriageway which runs through South Devon.  This means it is around 20 miles and no more than an 30 minutes drive, from Exeter […]

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Family Attractions in Torquay

As the largest town on the English Riviera, and the most popular holiday destination in Devon, Torquay offers a wide range of attractions for children and families. The main attractions in Torquay for families are: Living Coasts on the harbour; a coastal zoo complete with seals, penguins and an informative guide about the waters around […]

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