Situated on the edge of Dartmoor, the unspoilt Stannary town of Chagford rests on the slopes above the River Teign. Located in the heart of the diverse Dartmoor landscape, Chagford is the perfect place to experience outdoor pursuits such as walking, cycling, fishing, horse riding, hang-gliding and canoeing, among others.
Some nearby attractions include:
A National Trust property which is stunningly set above the Teign Gorge. Behind the incredible exterior lies a family home. Inside you will find 17th-century tapestries alongside the family keepsakes. The spectacular Dartmoor setting can be appreciated from the beautiful garden and walks into a rhododendron valley. Guided tours are available most days, along with quizzes and trails. On sunny days you might even fancy a spot of croquet followed by a visit to the café where local produce is their speciality.
See waterfalls and a 60 acre ancient woodland estate with river walks, nature trails, a tea room, gift shop and restaurant. Situated in a spectacular ancient valley, Becky Falls have been attracting visitors for over 100 years. This attraction is a great day out for people of all ages.
Less than 30 minutes away is Englands highest waterfall and a breathtaking outing for the whole family encompassing a variety of activities and events.
The Miniature Pony Centre
Set in 20 acres of beautiful parkland this attraction is perfect for all the family. Get really close to the Miniature Shetland ponies and Miniature Mediterranean donkeys. There are lots of animals to see and plenty of activities, both inside and out to keep the whole family entertained.
The River Dart Country Park
An adventure centre with lots of activities to keep you entertained! Enjoy canoeing, high ropes course, indoor climbing and the mega zip wire.
The English Riviera
A trip to The English Riviera is a must. The journey takes less than an hour and there are many lovely places to visit.