As well as our various places to visit and things to do, don't forget to check out our Festivals page.
Things to do in the Tamar Valley - Use the checkboxes to narrow down your search.
|The Doc Martin Experience||Cornwall, Guided Tours||
From the quaint fishing village of Port Isaac to the wild and rugged landscape of Bodmin Moor, an individually designed one day tour that promises to give you a Doc Martin experience you will never forget.
|Kit Hill Country Park||Birdwatching, Climbing, Cornwall, Dogs Welcome, Heritage, Riding, Walks in the Country||
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.
|Colliford Lake||Adventures, Birdwatching, Cornwall, Dogs Welcome, Fishing, Walks in the Country, Wildlife||
Located south of Jamaica Inn, the famous smugglers haunt immortalised by Daphne du Maurier, Colliford is a tranquil lake providing some excellent moorland walks.
|Dingles Fairground Heritage Centre||Artists & Galleries, Cafes, Devon, Fairgrounds, Family Attractions, Heritage, Museums, Steam, Take-Away Food, Vintage||
Nestling in the peaceful Devon countryside, Dingles Fairground Heritage Centre offers a unique indoor opportunity to view and experience our fairground heritage.
|Cotehele Gallery||Artists & Galleries, Arts Centres, Cornwall, Jewellery, Luxury Goods and Gifts, National Trust, Public Transport, Stately Homes, Wool & Textiles||
Cotehele Gallery. A showcase of ever-changing high quality craft from professional West Country Makers. A pure delight for browsing. Open daily mid-Feb to December (except 25 and 26 December)
|Port Eliot Estate||Artists & Galleries, Birdwatching, Cafes, Castles, Cornwall, Dogs Welcome, Family Attractions, Gardens, Guided Tours, Heritage, Live Music, Museums, Public Transport, Shooting, Stately Homes, Tea Rooms & Coffee Shops, Trains, Vintage, Walks in the Country, Weddings, Wildlife||
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.
|Barn Climbing Centre||Devon, Climbing, Extreme Sports, Family Attractions, Adventures||
Indoor climbing centre. Open 7 days a week. All ages. Full range of ability catered for.
|Tavistock Music and Arts Festival||Art Schools & Workshops, Artists & Galleries, Arts Centres, Cornwall, Devon, Guided Tours, Heritage, Live Music, Museums||
Two Months of Music, Art and Literary Events in Devon’s Top Award Winning Market Town
|Saltash Heritage Trail||Cornwall, Guided Tours, Heritage, Museums, Trains||
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.
|Plymouth Boat Trips||Birdwatching, Boat Trips, Cornwall, Devon, Family Attractions, Fishing, Guided Tours, Heritage, Messing About on the River, Public Transport||
Fishing Trips, Ferry service and Cruising.
|Tavistock Town Council||Arts Centres, Devon, Heritage, Museums||
Tavistock Town Council is responsible for the museums and gardens of Tavistock and for the pannier market.
|Hidden Valley||Cafes, Cornwall, Family Attractions, Weddings||
Hidden Valley presents its fantastic new attraction: The Forbidden Mansion, a maze of rooms, passageways, secret doors and much more.
|Lawrence House Museum||Cornwall, Heritage, Museums, Vintage||
Delightful local museum, situated in a fine Georgian house, contains themed rooms on 3 floors & a wonderful garden with fine views, ideal for picnics on fine days.
|Cowslip Workshops||Art Schools & Workshops, Artists & Galleries, Arts Centres, Cafes, Cornwall, Luxury Goods and Gifts, Tea Rooms & Coffee Shops||
Gallery & Shop. Patchwork / Decorative Art workshops & classes. Cowslip Workshops is situated on a small family-run organic farm, with stunning views of Launceston and Dartmoor beyond.
|Tamar Valley Donkey Park & Sanctuary||Cafes, Cornwall, Family Attractions, Fun for toddlers||
Open daily Easter to end September. October open Thursday thru Sunday (Daily half term week). November to March open weekends and all school holidays. All weather attraction and Cornwall’s only donkey sanctuary situated in the beautiful Tamar Valley.
|The Forgotten Garden of Lewtrenchard||Devon, Heritage, Walks in the Country||
A Woodland Delight
|Roadford Lake Country Park||Adventures, Birdwatching, Boat Trips, Cafes, Canoeing, Climbing, Devon, Dogs Welcome, Extreme Sports, Family Attractions, Fishing, Mountain Biking, Tea Rooms & Coffee Shops, Walks in the Country, Wildlife||
With over 730 acres of water, Roadford is a spectacular lake set on the edge of Dartmoor between Okehampton and Launceston offering a variety of activities both on and off the water.
|Tamar Valley Holidays Leisure Activities||Cafes, Cornwall||
Why not enjoy our Swimming Pools and Gym?
With two swimming pools – the choice is yours!
Sunny out? Head to our heated outdoor splash pool, if not, head inside!
A great place for keeping active, Tamar Valley Resort offers two pools on site:
|Around the Valley Tours||Adventures, Artists & Galleries, Birdwatching, Boat Trips, Castles, Cider & Beer, Cornwall, Devon, Dogs Welcome, Family Attractions, Gardens, Guided Tours, Heritage, Messing About on the River, Museums, National Trust, Pub Grub, Public Transport, Pubs & Inns, Stately Homes, Steam, Tea Rooms & Coffee Shops, Trains, Vintage, Walks in the Country, Wildlife||
Entertaining and informative guided walks, talks and boat, train and coach trips with Chrissie Le Marchant, local Blue Badge tourist guide.
|Launceston Castle - English Heritage||Castles, Cornwall, Heritage||
Launceston was the former capital of Cornwall and the castle, commanding the town and surrounding countryside, controlled the main entry route into the county.