A speciality beer shop and traditional working malthouse. There are regular tours of the malthouse. The shop stocks a comprehensive range of over 200 bottled beers, including Edwin Tucker's exclusive own brand.
Permanent orchid display house at Burnham Nurseries. The largest selection of orchids species and hybrids available in the UK are on sale in the nursery. It's all under cover so a good place to visit whatever the weather.
Cruise on the River Dart from/to Totnes and Dartmouth. Wildlife, Sandridge house and the Greenway Estate, once the home of Agatha Christie, can be seen from the boat. Cruises can be combined with scenic steam train or bus tours. All the cruise boats offer snacks, tea and coffee and have a licensed bar and toilet facilities.
Dogs on leads are welcome. £1 charge for each dog to any station.
A range of different cruises are offered including circular cruises of the River Exe, Jurassic Coast cruises, wildlife cruises and day trips to Torquay and Brixham. Refreshments and toilets are available on board.
Well behaved dogs on leads are welcome. Some trips are very busy with lots of children and adults aboard, which some dogs may find stressful.
South Devon Railway Trust
The Station, Buckfastleigh, Devon TQ11 0DZ T: 0845 3451420
England's highest waterfall situated within Dartmoor National Park. Nature and wildlife trails pass woodland, wetland and parkland and tranquil lakes. There is a secret garden, fern garden, children's play area, restaurant, snack bar and gift shop.
Dogs welcome on leads.
Haldon Forest Go Ape
Bullers Hill, Kennford, Exeter EX6 7XR T: 0845 6439215
90 acres of lakes, parkland and woods with the River Dart flowing through the park. There is a children's adventure playground, a campsite and popular café. A range of activities such as canoeing, indoor climbing, mega zip wire and water zorbing can be purchased at extra cost.
Dogs welcome on leads.
Manaton, Near Bovey Tracey, Devon TQ13 9UG T: 01647 221259
Over 60 acres of beautiful gardens with historic glasshouses, a countryside museum, woodland railway, maze and nature trail. Children will enjoy the indoor and outdoor play areas, mini golf and ice-free skating.
Dogs welcome on leads. There is a £1 admission fee per dog.