Whatever your idea of the perfect pub, you're likely to find it in the Tamar Valley. Convivial pubs abound, on both Devon and Cornish sides of the river. Traditional country pubs with exposed beams, roaring log fires, cosy snugs and a well-kept cellar. Dog-friendly beer-gardens, fabulous views over rolling countryside. A welcoming host with a wide range of wines and beers. Affordable, hearty, locally nurtured food.
Or for something uniquely different, the Tamar Valley Rail Ale Trail - a scenic 14 mile journey through the Tamar Valley AONB through stunning countryside and over the magnificient Calstock Viaduct. With 14 pubs along its length, serving real ales in characterful settings, feedback is effusive and enthusiastic "Fantastic idea...excellent initiative.....fabulous time...great ales...visited all 14 pubs". What more can one say but - Try it!
|Carpenters Arms||Cornwall, WiFi, Free Parking, Public Transport Nearby, Real Fire, Walkers Welcome, Licensed, Dog Friendly, Cyclists Welcome, Child Friendly, Evening Meals Available||
A charming 15th century pub, family friendly and very welcoming, full of character and atmosphere.
|Launceston Town Hall and Guildhall||
Launceston Town Hall was built in 1887, and completely refurbished in 2010. The main hall is ideal for weddings, theatre productions, films, exhibitions, balls, dinners, dances, concerts, , fashion shows, private parties, fetes & fayres. We have 18 round tables which seat up to ten, 300 comfortable red and gilt chairs, and 22 black and gilt chairs. Trestle tables and other chairs are also available. All hires include use of our cutlery, crockery and glasses if required. Full disabled access. Fully disabled access throughout.
|Dingles Fairground Heritage Centre||
Nestling in the peaceful Devon countryside, Dingles Fairground Heritage Centre offers a unique opportunity to view and experience our fairground heritage.
Traditional cider maker located in 15th century stables. You are welcome to tour our orchard, mill and press barn and taste samples in our shop. We also sell country wines, brandy, apple juice, cider vinegar and mead
Undisturbed Burrator is surrounded by mixed woodland which sharply contrasts with the open moor and rugged Dartmoor tors. The reservoir is popular with walkers, cyclists and horse riders due to its wealth of footpaths and bridleways. Many of the trails lead on to Dartmoor so it makes an ideal starting point for longer trips.
|Plymouth Boat Trips||
Fishing Trips, Ferry service and Cruising.
|The Garden House||
An enchanting, terraced walled garden set around romantic 16th century vicarage ruins.
|Launceston Steam Railway||
Victorian locomotives haul your train through the beautiful Kensey Valley to Newmills. Ride all day if you wish, tickets valid for unlimited travel. Five mile round trip with café, shop and museum.
Poldark Tours is a subsidiary of Cornish Welcome Tours, a family run business that specialises in tailor made tours of Devon and Cornwall. We are based in the beautiful town of Launceston on the Devon/Cornwall border. We are passionate about this stunning little corner of the UK and pride ourselves on our enthusiasm and knowledge of the area.
|Kit Hill Country Park||
A wild rugged granite hill top famous for it fine views and fascinating history. Kit Hill is a 400 acre Country Park at the highest point in the Tamar Valley and forms a dominating feature to be seen for miles around.
|Take a Trip on the Tamar Valley Line||
The Tamar Valley Line from Plymouth to Gunnislake.
|Antony House (National Trust)||
Superb early 18th-century mansion set in parkland and fine gardens
|Port Eliot Estate||Cornwall, Swimming Pool, WiFi, Free Parking, Public Transport Nearby, Real Fire, Walkers Welcome, Romantic Breaks, Luggage Transfer Available, Stay in a Historic House, Dog Friendly, Cyclists Welcome, Child Friendly, Cafe on site, Great Views, For larger groups, By the River||
Port Eliot, a Grade 1 listed house and grounds, opened to the public for the first time in March 2008. Home to the Eliot family since 1564 Port Eliot is one of the most magical and hidden stately homes in England with a long and fascinating history.
|Mount Edgcumbe House and Country Park||
Former home of the Earls of Mount Edgcumbe. Miraculously the walls of his red stone Tudor House survived a direct hit by bombs in 1941 and it was restored by the Earl in 1958.
|Cotehele (National Trust)||
Cotehele is a National Trust-owned Tudor house with extensive garden, orchards, estate, quay and working water mill. The garden and estate walks are open daily throughout the year. The house is open daily from April to the beginning of November. The mill is open every day from mid March to the end of October.
|Coombe Trenchard House & Gardens||WiFi, Free Parking, Devon, Real Fire, Walkers Welcome, Romantic Breaks, Stay in a Historic House, Dog Friendly, Cyclists Welcome, Child Friendly, Cafe on site, Evening Meals Available, Great Views, For larger groups||
Coombe Trenchard at Lewtrenchard, West Devon, offers luxurious Bed & Breakfast accommodation in a beautiful listed Arts & Crafts Country House with historic gardens. The house is also available for Weddings and special events.
|The Wharf Conference Centre||
CANAL ROAD MEETING ROOMS - THREE GREAT TRAINING SPACES
The Centre consists of three delightful rooms, sensitively created within an 18th Century listed building. originally built for John Taylor of the Tavistock Canal Compan. These light and airy spaces are available for hire.
Our on-site coffee shop and café can offer full catering services, including buffet lunches, sandwiches, tea, coffee and cakes which are all freshly made and sourced locally.
|The Horn of Plenty Restaurant||WiFi, Free Parking, Devon, Real Fire, Wheelchair Accessible, Walkers Welcome, Romantic Breaks, Licensed, Stay in a Historic House, Dog Friendly, Cyclists Welcome, Evening Meals Available, Great Views||
The Horn of Plenty has been thrilling guests for almost 50 years with some of the South West's very best food, stunning views and elegant surroundings.
|Tavistock Town Council||
Tavistock Town Council is responsible for the museums and gardens of Tavistock and for the pannier market.
|Saltash Heritage Trail||
Saltash Heritage Trail, including: Town Museum; Brunel's famous Royal Albert Bridge over the Tamar; Elliott's historic shop, and Mary Newman's Cottage. Pre-booked tours to include entry to museums. Please telephone.