East Devon has so much to offer visitors at any time of the year. Step back in time and enjoy a magical vista of sea, beaches and World Heritage Coast enjoy some of the most breathtaking views to be enjoyed from the South West Coastal Path or simple unwind, enjoy life at a leisurely pace and sample some of the finest local foods.
Axe Valley - Tucked away in the south east corner of Devon, is the unspoilt Axe Valley and a designated area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Budleigh Salterton - Situated at the mouth of the River Otter, this historic traditional seaside town nestles on the edge of a unique pebble beach that strongly contrasts with the spectacular red cliffs in an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Exmouth - One of England's oldest holiday seaside-towns, Exmouth is the western gateway to the Dorset and East Devon World Heritage Coast Site.
Honiton is probably best known for its reputation for lace making but today this historic town is also a major centre for antiques, with some 30 shops devoted to furniture, art and second-hand books.
Ottery St Mary is one of the oldest and most historic towns in Devon. Ottery offers an ideal holiday centre away from seaside crowds, yet within easy reach of the Dorset and East Devon World Heritage Coast Site.
Sidmouth - a picture book town for coast and countryside. An idyllic holiday setting with a quiet unhurried charm.
Tourist Information Centres
Exmouth, 01395 222299, email, website
Seaton, 01297 21660, email, website
Sidmouth, 01395 516441, email, website
Ottery St Mary, 01404 813964, email
Budleigh Salterton, 01395 445275, email
Honiton, 01404 43716, email
Axminster, 01297 34386, email