Discover deepest Devon at the very Heart of the West Country, bordered by city, coast and moor, yet easy to get to and with a charm of its own. Rural traditions remain, and friendly welcomes abound amidst its unspoilt and stunningly beautiful countryside.
Attractions - From the early blossoms of spring, to the roaring log fires of winter, there's plenty to see and do in Devonshire's Heartland. If you've a thirst for heritage, folklore or good old fun then you won't be disappointed. From the award winning Tiverton Museum, industrial power of Coldharbour Mill, the splendour of Knightshayes Court, castles of Hemyock, Tiverton and Bickleigh, and magnificent churches in Crediton and Cullompton, all are worthy of a visit. Or take a horse drawn barge trip, ride a JCB or Quad bike, travel by mini train at the Devon Railway Centre - the possibilities are endless!
Outdoors - Enjoy exploring off the beaten track, utilising a network of long distance walking and cycling routes or discover the charms of the local towns and villages. And if you enjoy riding, playing golf, fishing, swimming or partake in other outdoor activities, there are many opportunities waiting to be savoured.
Towns and Villages - Browse the bustling towns of Tiverton, Crediton and Cullompton. Discover the delights of Bampton, famed for its fair, Morchard Bishop with its thatched cottages, or find the curiously titled Woolfardisworthy and Zeal Monachorum, where friendly welcomes are assured.
Tourist Information Centres
Crediton, 01363 772006, email
Tiverton, 01884 255827, email