Newquay Zoo – visit by train

31st July, 2022

Newquay Zoo – visit by train

On the look out for great family activities this summer? Hop on the train for an adventure-packed day at Newquay Zoo. Getting there Take the train to Newquay, arriving right into the heart of the town (look up train times). From the station it’s a simple 10-minute walk to the zoo. Save on zoo admission […]

28th July, 2022

North Devon Show by train

It’s the North Devon Show on Wednesday 3rd August 2022. Attractions include everything from show jumping to vintage cars and falconry to the very best local produce. Visit on the scenic Tarka Line from Exeter. Buy an Off-Peak Day Return to Umberleigh and then take the free 5-minute shuttle bus from Umberleigh station to the showground, timed […]

21st July, 2022

Pendennis and St Mawes castles – visit by train & ferry

St Mawes Castle Hop on the train to Falmouth (just 25 minutes from Truro) and explore the Tudor castles guarding both sides of the Fal estuary. Pendennis Castle is a simple 10-minute walk from Falmouth Docks station (directions below). Then, for some fantastic views from the water, visit St Mawes Castle via the foot ferry […]

20th July, 2022

Visit Lynton and Lynmouth by train & bus

Visit Lynton and Lynmouth for the stunning North Devon coastline, famous cliff railway and great local food. It’s easy by train and onward bus. Take the scenic Tarka Line from Exeter to Barnstaple, then hop on bus 309/310 right outside the railway station. PLACES TO EXPLORE In our video, we explored the two picturesque villages, […]

7th July, 2022

Walk of the Month – Lyme Regis via Axminster

Hop on the train to Axminster in East Devon for a coastal walk to Lyme Regis! Arrive with South Western Railway, then kick off your day with a top breakfast at Axminster station’s Railway Kitchen. Next, right outside the station take bus X51 or X53 for the short hop to Uplyme to begin this glorious […]