Out & About
Discover places to see and things to do whilst in and around Modbury, Devon to truly enhance your stay come rain or shine!
Buckets and Spades You are spoiled for choice in the South Hams, which is famous for its beautiful, diverse, award-winning beaches that stretch from the River Dart to Wembury.
For Little Ones Paignton Zoo is approximately one hour from the property, the National Marine Aquarium in Plymouth is just half an hour away, while Woodlands Leisure Park, with its watercoasters and toboggan run, is just 20 minutes away.
Green Interestingly to the eco-friendly among you, the town of Modbury is the world's first 'plastic bag free' town! So ensure you bring your cotton shoppers and wicker baskets if popping in to town for some groceries...
Don Your Walking Boots The South West Coastal Path runs for almost 60 miles through the area, with some great eateries en route. Dartmoor National Park is only a 30 minute drive away so don't forget your walking boots.
Take to the Water Take a boat trip on the River Dart from Totnes to Dartmouth, or take to the waves with a surf lesson at Bantham. Discovery Surf School are a local family-run surf school who teach all levels of surfing, stand up paddle boarding and coasteering depending on requirements.
Festivals and Markets Modbury has a May Fair (early May) with a big artisan market and a charming parade through the town. Plymouth Food Festival and World Firework Championships are held every August and well worth a visit. The nearby yacht-y towns of Dartmouth and Salcombe have big regatta weeks with lots of entertainment such as sandcastle building competitions and Red Arrow flypasts. Nearby Totnes, Kingsbridge and Yealmpton have good agricultural shows and weekly markets in summertime and make for a great day out. Dartington has a great music festival!
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