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Gardens - Tourist Attractions
- Days out in Devon


Attractions in Devon
North Devon & Exmoor
South Devon - Dartmoor
Torbay - South Hams

East Devon

GARDENS & WOODLAND PARKS

 


Bicton Park Botanical Gardens


Clovelly Gardens



Hartland Abbey & Gardens



 

SOUTH DEVON, DARTMOOR, TORBAY, SOUTH HAMS

 

Becky Falls

Bovey Tracey
Dartmoor
On Dartmoor near Bovey Tracey. Cascading waterfalls and 60 acre woodland estate with river walks, pets garden, nature trails, tea room, ice-cream parlour, gift shop and restaurant.
 

Lydford Gorge

Lydford
Dartmoor

Lydford Gorge - Midway between Okehampton and Tavistock. The oak wooded Gorge is 1½ miles long with the spectacular 'White Lady' 90ft waterfall at one end.

 

Canonteign Falls & Lakeland

Moretonhampstead
Dartmoor
Nature trails, the highest waterfall in England, woods & lakeland. Miniature ponies, wildfowl, junior commando course, picnic area, shop, all weather barbecue & restaurant.
 

Overbecks Museum & Garden -

Salcombe
South Hams
National Trust. Collection of curios in Edwardian house with sub-tropical gardens and views over the Salcombe Estuary. Disabled access - wheelchair available. Refreshments.


 

NORTH DEVON AND EXMOOR

 

Kerscott House - Swimbridge

Barnstaple 6 acres of Ornamental trees, wide selection of shrubs, herbaceous and tender perennials, ponds and bog garden. Mediterranean garden within roofless barn. Open under National Gardens Scheme last Sundays in June, July and August, also for group garden visits. Please telephone for details:
 

Broomhill Sculpture Gardens

Barnstaple International Contemporary Art Gallery, with 10 acres, 60 sculptors and 300 sculptures lies in one of the most glorious valleys in North Devon.
 

The Gnome Reserve & Wild Flower Garden

Bradworthy For a completely unique 100% fun experience, simultaneously 100% ecologically interesting, with an extra 100% wonder and magic mixed in, visit The Gnome Reserve.
 

Docton Mill & Garden`-
Lymebridge Hartland

Bideford North Devon EX39 6EA Less than 1m from the sea, nestling in one of Devon's outstanding beauty spots is this garden for all seasons (depicted on BBC, ITV and Channel 4's Garden Party)
 

Hartland Abbey

Bideford Situated in an unspoilt valley leading to a remote Atlantic cove, the Abbey offers peace and tranquility and also the woodland gardens, fascinating secret 18th Century walled gardens, the Baronets Bog Garden.
 

Tapeley Park - Instow

Bideford The Terraces are one of Tapeley Parks oldest and best known features. Hand dug, the south facing walls and sheltered borders created by the terracing are full of semi-tropical and tender flowers rarely seen in the UK.
 

Clovelly Court Gardens

Clovelly Victorian kitchen garden, with magnificent greenhouses, Apricots, melons, peaches nectarines, grapes, citrus fruits, figs, cucumbers, peppers, chillies, aubergines and tomatoes are supplied to the hotels in season.
 

RHS Garden Rosemoor

Great Torrington New National Garden: 40 acres set in the Torridge Valley with arboretum, formal planting, potager & 200 varieties of Rose. Visitor centre, shop, restaurant & plant centre.

EAST DEVON

 

Bicton Park Botanical Gardens

Budleigh Salterton Sixty acres of botanical gardens, with museum, kids play area, nature trail & train. The magnificent Palm House is 20 years older than Kew's. Orangery Restaurant, gifts and plants.


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