South Devon is the southern part of Devon which is a county of England, the area is not precisely defined, but because Devon has two coasts, with its major population centres on the two coasts
The landscape of South Devon consists of rolling hills dotted with small towns, such as Dartmouth, Ivybridge, Kingsbridge, Salcombe, and Totnes. The towns of Torquay and Paignton are the principal seaside resorts on the south coast
The county has warm summers with occasional hot spells and cool rainy periods. Winters are generally mild and the county often experiences some of the mildest winters in the world for its latitude
Things to do
There is no better way to explore South Devon then getting outside and enjoying the many activities available. Why not cycle the South West Coast Path or take ride on horseback through Haldon Forest and across Dartmoor.
South Devon's water sports' offering is exciting, a little different and something to put your hand to on any South Devon break! Choose from surfing, sailing, stand-up paddle boarding, sea kayaking and canoeing.
You don't have to get out on the water to appreciate South Devon's rivers, stunning coastlines and estuaries. Find the perfect fishing spot to while away the afternoon. Of course, then there are South Devon's beautiful beaches. With so many to choose from you'll find a little spot that is perfect for you and the family.