Attractions

Harbour in Porlock & Around

Porlock Weir

Porlock Weir's stout granite quay curves around a shingly beach, which is backed by pubs, fishers' storehouses and a scattering of seasonal shops. The weir has been around for almost a thousand years (it's named in …
Architecture in Porlock & Around

Holnicote Estate

The 50-sq-km Holnicote Estate sweeps southeast out of Porlock, taking in a string of impossibly pretty villages. Picturesque Bossington leads to charming Allerford, with its 15th-century packhorse bridge. The bigges…
Wildlife Reserve in Porlock & Around

Exmoor Owl & Hawk Centre

Catch the owl and bird of prey flying show (2pm), book your own hour-long private flying session (from £40), or have the kids hitch a ride on the farm’s Shetland ponies (£15, prebooking only).