Fly to Exeter

Little city, deep history, Devon heaven

You won’t find many places in Britain as engaging, enjoyable and historically fascinating as Exeter, the vibrant county town of beautiful Devon.

Travel back in time when you visit the Roman Walls around the town centre, the majestic Gothic cathedral and the Norman-era castle commanding leafy Northernhay and Rougemont Gardens. The award-winning Royal Albert Memorial Museum presents 2,000 years of local history in 16 mesmerising galleries, while the famed medieval Underground Passages take you deeper still into the city’s story. Take one of the free Red Coat Guided City Walking Tours for memorable, expert insights.

 

Browse the antique shops ...

... of the historic Quayside area, unwind in the pubs and restaurants, hire bikes and canoes, enjoy the varied events going on throughout the year. You’ll find a delectable mix of eateries – you’re in the South West, the local produce is excellent – and there are comfortable cafes, welcoming bars and independent shops to discover in cobbled Gandy Street and the West Quarter.

The stunning World Heritage Jurassic Coast is nearby. It’s easy to have adventures big and small in the great outdoors, amid the glorious countryside all around.

3 exciting reasons to fly to Exeter

  • Jurassic Coast

  • Fascinating history

  • Glorious scenery

 

Surfs up

With two coasts Devon has excellent beaches for every level of surfer, with many having equipment to hire, showers and even surf schools! Our favourites include; Croyde, Woolacombe, Bantham and Putsborough to name a few, but don't worry if you prefer to surf alone there are plenty of secluded spots the locals will share with you!

Unrivalled beaches

With over 120 miles of stunning coastline, South Devon is home to some of England's best beaches - many of them winning awards for water and beach quality. From secluded coves and private white sand beaches to more family-friendly areas with watersports and a range of attractions nearby, there is something for the full family to enjoy. 

 

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