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Things to Do in the Tamar Valley

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Cornish Welcome Tours Artists & Galleries, Arts Centres, Cornwall, Devon, Fishing, Gardens, Golf, Guided Tours, Heritage, Museums, National Trust, Riding, Stately Homes, Walks in the Country

Cornish Welcome Tours offers tailor-made tours of Devon and Cornwall for individuals or small groups.

Calstock-Cotehele Ferry Boat Trips, Cornwall, Dogs Welcome, Heritage, Messing About on the River, National Trust, Public Transport

The Calstock Ferry is an independent operation licensed by Cornwall Council to carry 12 passengers.  It travels between Calstock and Cotehele and return as per the timetable below.

Monday – Saturday

Morwellham Quay Devon, Family Attractions, Heritage, Museums, Trains, Vintage

Staff welcome visitors to our bustling Victorian heritage village, quay, mine and farm.

Bere Ferrers Station Heritage Centre Devon, Heritage, Museums, Steam, Trains, Vintage

Tamar Belle Heritage Centre at Bere Ferrers Station on the Tamar Valley Rail Line incorporates imaginatively converted vintage railway carriages in an authentic railway environment. Heritage, Holidays & Hospitality.

Launceston Castle - English Heritage Cornwall, Heritage, Castles

Launceston was the former capital of Cornwall and the castle, commanding the town and surrounding countryside, controlled the main entry route into the county.

Tamar Grow Local Chutneys & Preserves, Cornwall, Devon, Farmers' Markets, Juices & Cordials, Organic Produce

Check our website or find us on Facebook for our next market dates

Rilla Mill Farmers' Market Cornwall, Organic Produce, Farmers' Markets

Held 3rd Saturday of each month from 9.30 to 12.30 in the Village Hall

Take a Trip on the Tamar Valley Line Cornwall, Devon, Heritage, Pub Grub, Public Transport, Pubs & Inns, Real Ale, Trains, Walks in the Country

The Tamar Valley Line from Plymouth to Gunnislake.

Drawn to the Valley Artists & Galleries, Cornwall, Devon

A grouping of over 100 professional artists and designers based in the Tamar Valley.

Crocadon Farm Artists & Galleries, Cafes, Chutneys & Preserves, Cider & Beer, Cornwall, Devon, Dogs Welcome, Family Attractions, Farmers' Markets, Heritage, Honey, Juices & Cordials, Live Music, Organic Produce, Tea Rooms & Coffee Shops, Vintage, Wildlife, Wool & Textiles Crocadon Courtyard

Crocadon runs a monthly Producer fair on the 3rd Saturday of every month. Plus a Brocante fair on the 1st Sunday every other month. 

New Mills Farm Park Cafes, Cornwall, Family Attractions, Fun for toddlers, Steam, Trains

Here at New Mills Farm Park, we aim to give a great value, basic, FUN day out, for all the family, especially for toddlers and younger children.

Weir Quay Boatyard Devon, Fishing, Messing About on the River

Traditional Boatyard offering temporary and permanent moorings and storage for all kinds of yachts and boats.

Launceston Steam Railway Cornwall, Family Attractions, Heritage, Steam, Trains, Vintage

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.

Fly Fishing at the Arundell Arms Fishing, Messing About on the River

Fly fishing on the River Tamar and tributaries. Salmon, brown trout and sea trout. Expert tuition. Tackle shop. Day tickets and courses available to hotel residents and non-residents.

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.

Gawton Gravity Hub Adventures, Devon, Extreme Sports, Mountain Biking

Gawton Gravity Hub has two sites within the Tamar Valley dedicated to Downhill Mountain Biking. The tracks are highly regarded and widely thought of as being some of the best of the type. To buy a day pass or join as a member visit our website.

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.

Burrator Reservoir Adventures, Birdwatching, Devon, Dogs Welcome, Family Attractions, Fishing, Heritage, Mountain Biking, Walks in the Country, Wildlife View of Burrator

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.

Saltash Heritage Trail Cornwall, Heritage, Museums, Guided Tours, 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.

Hidden Valley Cafes, Cornwall, Family Attractions

Hidden Valley presents its fantastic new attraction: The Forbidden Mansion, a maze of rooms, passageways, secret doors and much more.

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