Best tours in Devon

Check out the top tours in Devon, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. English Riviera Sight Seeing Tours
1. English Riviera Sight Seeing Tours
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12 local reviews
English Riviera Sight Seeing Tours
01803 215652
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Will
What better way to explore the English riviera than on an open- top bus sightseeing tour!
1. English Riviera Sight Seeing Tours
1. English Riviera Sight Seeing Tours
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12 local reviews
English Riviera Sight Seeing Tours
01803 215652
Will
Will
What better way to explore the English riviera than on an open- top bus sightseeing tour!
2. Underground Passages
2. Underground Passages
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18 local reviews
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Jonathan
Originally constructed to bring in clean water from outside the walls to inside the city, these medieval…
Miles
Interestingly different and a good rainy-day activity for Exeter tourists - get a tour of the old tunnels that…
Winnie
Tours in medieval subterranean passageways that used to transport water under Exeter city centre.
2. Underground Passages
2. Underground Passages
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18 local reviews
Jonathan
Jonathan
Originally constructed to bring in clean water from outside the walls to inside the city, these medieval passages are the only ones like…
Miles
Miles
Interestingly different and a good rainy-day activity for Exeter tourists - get a tour of the old tunnels that supplied drinking water to…
Winnie
Winnie
Tours in medieval subterranean passageways that used to transport water under Exeter city centre.
3. Britannia Royal Naval College
3. Britannia Royal Naval College
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7 local reviews
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Nicholas
An essential visit for any historian. The equivalent of Sandhurst for Naval Officers. Expert tour guides…
Catherine
The only Royal Naval officer training college left in the country. Open to the public for tours by booking…
Mary-Jane & Matthew
Guided tours are available at this historic and iconic institution. Well worth a visit.
3. Britannia Royal Naval College
3. Britannia Royal Naval College
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7 local reviews
Nicholas
Nicholas
An essential visit for any historian. The equivalent of Sandhurst for Naval Officers. Expert tour guides reveal over 150 years of past…
Catherine
Catherine
The only Royal Naval officer training college left in the country. Open to the public for tours by booking through Dartmouth TIC. Well…
Mary-Jane & Matthew
Mary-Jane & Matthew
Guided tours are available at this historic and iconic institution. Well worth a visit.
4. Sharpham
4. Sharpham
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23 local reviews
Sharpham, Totnes
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
01803 732203
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Lynne
"This thousand year old farm consists of 500 acres owned by the Sharpham Trust. The house, designed in 1770 by…
Christine
Local vineyard and dairy farm, award winning local wines and cheeses produced on the banks of the River Dart,…
Victoria
Take a tour of the vineyard or just drop in for a glass of locally grown wine.
4. Sharpham
4. Sharpham
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23 local reviews
Sharpham, Totnes
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
01803 732203
Lynne
Lynne
"This thousand year old farm consists of 500 acres owned by the Sharpham Trust. The house, designed in 1770 by Sir Robert Taylor, overlooks…
Christine
Christine
Local vineyard and dairy farm, award winning local wines and cheeses produced on the banks of the River Dart, take the tour and enjoy the…
Victoria
Victoria
Take a tour of the vineyard or just drop in for a glass of locally grown wine.
5. Exeter Cathedral
5. Exeter Cathedral
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68 local reviews
1 The Cloisters, Exeter
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
+44 1392 255573
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Suzanne
Exeter is seeped in history and the starting point of your visit has to be the magnificent Cathedral. Then…
Cosima
An easy day trip on the train from Barnstaple. Exeter Cathedral is very beautiful and runs excellent guided…
Gemma
Largest Gothic ceiling in the world. 12th century cathedral. Good tours around, including a tour of the roof…
5. Exeter Cathedral
5. Exeter Cathedral
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68 local reviews
1 The Cloisters, Exeter
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
+44 1392 255573
Suzanne
Suzanne
Exeter is seeped in history and the starting point of your visit has to be the magnificent Cathedral. Then explore the city perhaps taking…
Cosima
Cosima
An easy day trip on the train from Barnstaple. Exeter Cathedral is very beautiful and runs excellent guided tours. Exeter itself is an…
Gemma
Gemma
Largest Gothic ceiling in the world. 12th century cathedral. Good tours around, including a tour of the roof in good weather
6. Ilfracombe Harbour
6. Ilfracombe Harbour
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19 local reviews
The Quay, Ilfracombe
01271 862108
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Andrew
Ilfracombe harbour is great for boat trips and tours to Lundy Island and fishing trips.
6. Ilfracombe Harbour
6. Ilfracombe Harbour
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19 local reviews
The Quay, Ilfracombe
01271 862108
Andrew
Andrew
Ilfracombe harbour is great for boat trips and tours to Lundy Island and fishing trips.
Cliff
Historic castle owned by English Heritage. Built to protect Dartmouth Harbour against marauding pirates and…
Jojo
Dartmouth Castle is a small castle but very interesting. Take a walk around Gallants Bower followed by a…
Cliff
Cliff
Historic castle owned by English Heritage. Built to protect Dartmouth Harbour against marauding pirates and nations. Tour the castle, admire…
Jojo
Jojo
Dartmouth Castle is a small castle but very interesting. Take a walk around Gallants Bower followed by a little tour around the castle.
8. Powderham Castle
8. Powderham Castle
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27 local reviews
Powderham Castle
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
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Joe And Kitty
Set in acres of beautiful deer park on the banks of the Exe Estuary is an impressive castle with guided tours…
Katie
Powderham Castle is located just outside Exeter, beside the Exe Estuary. Take a guided tour of the castle and…
Beverley
Entertaining guided tours inside the Castle take you through secret doors and even across a haunted landing!…
8. Powderham Castle
8. Powderham Castle
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27 local reviews
Powderham Castle
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
Joe And Kitty
Joe And Kitty
Set in acres of beautiful deer park on the banks of the Exe Estuary is an impressive castle with guided tours around the rooms. Pricey and…
Katie
Katie
Powderham Castle is located just outside Exeter, beside the Exe Estuary. Take a guided tour of the castle and enjoy acres of outside space…
Beverley
Beverley
Entertaining guided tours inside the Castle take you through secret doors and even across a haunted landing! Outside there are acres to…
9. Kents Cavern Prehistoric Caves
9. Kents Cavern Prehistoric Caves
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52 local reviews
91 Ilsham Rd, Torquay
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
01803 215136
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Richard
Take a tour around prehistoric caves of archaeological and geological interest, and a very good place to go if…
Will
A prehistoric cave, home of ancient humans, award winning visitor attraction in Torquay - with tours, shop,…
9. Kents Cavern Prehistoric Caves
9. Kents Cavern Prehistoric Caves
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52 local reviews
91 Ilsham Rd, Torquay
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
01803 215136
Richard
Richard
Take a tour around prehistoric caves of archaeological and geological interest, and a very good place to go if the weather is not so good…
Will
Will
A prehistoric cave, home of ancient humans, award winning visitor attraction in Torquay - with tours, shop, café and visitor centre.
10. Beer Quarry Caves Ltd
10. Beer Quarry Caves Ltd
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13 local reviews
Quarry Ln, Beer
01297 680282
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Helen
Must be seen. Large historical cave complex, we saw bats early last season. Tours throughout the summer.
Jo
Trained guides give the visitor an hour long tour of this vast man made complex of underground caverns.
Kevin & Karen
An amazing tour of the underground quarry caves, in the beautiful fishing village Beer.
10. Beer Quarry Caves Ltd
10. Beer Quarry Caves Ltd
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13 local reviews
Quarry Ln, Beer
01297 680282
Helen
Helen
Must be seen. Large historical cave complex, we saw bats early last season. Tours throughout the summer.
Jo
Jo
Trained guides give the visitor an hour long tour of this vast man made complex of underground caverns.
Kevin & Karen
Kevin & Karen
An amazing tour of the underground quarry caves, in the beautiful fishing village Beer.
11. Dartmouth Castle Tea Rooms
11. Dartmouth Castle Tea Rooms
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4 local reviews
Dartmouth Castle Tea Rooms
Closed · Opens Friday 10:00 AM
+44 1803 833897
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Will
Just the place for a cream tea after a tour of the castle!
11. Dartmouth Castle Tea Rooms
11. Dartmouth Castle Tea Rooms
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4 local reviews
Dartmouth Castle Tea Rooms
Closed · Opens Friday 10:00 AM
+44 1803 833897
Will
Will
Just the place for a cream tea after a tour of the castle!
12. Dartington Crystal Ltd
12. Dartington Crystal Ltd
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5 local reviews
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Linda
Good place to visit anytime - but perfect for a wet day. Factory tours showing the glass blowing and large…
Sarah
Factory tour, see glass blowing, lots to buy.
Sophie
Factory tours and outlet shopping.
12. Dartington Crystal Ltd
12. Dartington Crystal Ltd
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5 local reviews
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Linda
Linda
Good place to visit anytime - but perfect for a wet day. Factory tours showing the glass blowing and large factory shop. ( Approx 40 minutes…
Sarah
Sarah
Factory tour, see glass blowing, lots to buy.
Sophie
Sophie
Factory tours and outlet shopping.