Welcome to Devon

Devon offers freedom. Its rippling, beach-fringed landscape is studded with historic homes, vibrant cities and wild, wild moors. So here you can ditch schedules and to-do lists and hike a rugged coast path, take a scenic boat trip, or get lost in hedge-lined lanes that aren't even on your map.Discover collegiate Exeter, touristy Torquay, yachting-haven Dartmouth and alternative Totnes. Or escape to wilderness... Read More

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Gun Range Shooting Experience in Newton Abbot

There are three fantastic gun ranges to select from: If you choose the one hour package your time can be split over two of the three ranges, but if you go for the 1.5 hour package you can experience all three of the ranges.You will be provided with all of the equipment, guns ammunition, targets and air. You'll also be given you unlimited training and advice to ensure that you hit the target.The three ranges on offer are:- The 20 meter Air Rifle Range with either a sitting or standing shooting bench, and a choice of either paper, spinning or knockdown targets.- The Rapid Fire pistol range is a fun action packed range where you can unload a full magazine in just a few seconds if you wish.- The Simway Shooting Simulator is the worlds most advanced shooting and hunting simulator and it gives you an extremely realistic big screen experience. Choose from Clay, Skeet, Target, Driven Boar, Moose and even a Wild West shoot out.

$165.15 Air, Helicopter & Balloon Tours

Hot Air Balloon Champagne Flight from Tiverton

Come ballooning over Mid Devon and see the rolling countryside and pretty villages and towns from above! The flight will last about an hour but you will be with your crew for 3-4 hours. The experience also includes a glass of champagne and a flight certificate.On arrival at the meeting point, you will be greeted by the pilot and crew and then taken to the launch site that has been chosen for that day. You can then get involved with setting up the balloon or just watch. After a briefing from your pilot, you will take to the air and you will drift over beautiful villages and countryside.On landing the crew will have followed you with vehicles and trailers and they will meet you and pack the balloon away - most people like to be involved in this as well! They will then return you to the meeting point and present you with your certificate signed by your pilot. Don’t forget to bring your camera to catch this moment.You will fly at dusk or dawn when the winds are usually at their calmest. For a morning flight you meet at between 5.30am and 6.30am and in the evening, usually two to three hours before sunset. It's recommended that you dress in clothing suitable for a countryside walk and the weather/temperature for the time of year. You may also choose to bring a hat to protect your head from the heat of the burners! Please note ballooning is weather dependent.If you've ever wanted to see Devon from a different angle, then a hot air balloon ride offers a fantastic opportunity to view the town and surrounding countryside from above. Aerosaurus Balloons offers magical flight experiences taking off from various hand-picked launch sites across the South West England.

$165.15 Air, Helicopter & Balloon Tours

Hot Air Balloon Champagne Flight from Exeter

Come ballooning over beautiful Devon and see the dramatic county from above! The flight will last about an hour but you will be with your crew for 3-4 hours. The experience also includes a glass of champagne and a flight certificate. Balloon rides take place at dawn or dusk. On arrival at the meeting point, you will be greeted by the pilot and crew and then taken to the launch site that has been chosen for that day. You can then get involved with setting up the balloon or just watch. After a briefing from your pilot, you will take to the air and drift over beautiful villages and stunning countryside.On landing the crew will have followed you with vehicles and trailers and they will meet you and pack the balloon away - most people like to be involved in this as well! They will then return you to the original meeting point and present you with your certificate signed by your pilot. Don’t forget to bring your camera to catch this moment.You will fly at dusk or dawn when the winds are usually at their calmest. For a morning flight you meet between 5.30am and 6.30am and in the evening, usually two to three hours before sunset. It's recommended that you dress in clothing suitable for a countryside walk and the weather/temperature for the time of year. You may also choose to bring a hat to protect your head from the heat of the burners! Please note that ballooning is weather dependent.If you've ever wanted to see Devon from a different angle, then a hot air balloon ride offers a fantastic opportunity to view the famous county from above. Aerosaurus Balloons offers magical flight experiences taking off from various hand-picked launch sites across the South West England.

$165.15 Air, Helicopter & Balloon Tours

Hot Air Balloon Champagne Flight from South Devon

Make your own way to Lee Mill, just outside of Plymouth, in time for your 6am or 6pm flight (depending on option chosen). Meet your pilot and crew, and listen to a full safety briefing, before being transferred to the launch site. You can then get involved with setting up the balloon or just watch as the gigantic balloon is inflated. Climb aboard and take off over the beautiful villages and countryside of south Devon. Sip a glass of Champagne as you watch the sun rise or set along the coast, then glide inland and listen as your pilot points out sights of interest, including the edge of the Dartmoor National Park. On landing the crew will have followed you with vehicles and trailers and will be waiting for you - if you want, you can get involved and help packing up the balloon. Finally, return to the meeting point, where you will be presented with your flight certificate, signed by your pilot. Please note: The hot air balloon flight lasts around an hour but you will be with your crew for up to four hours. You will fly at dusk or dawn when the winds are usually at their calmest - meeting times are typically between 5.30am and 6.30am for a morning flight, or 2-3 hours before sunset. Flights may be cancelled or postponed due to unsuitable weather conditions.

$75.81 Water Sports

Devon to Edmonton Self-guided Canoe Trip

Shuttles depart at 9am from Emily Murphy Park in Edmonton (south shore of the river) every Saturday or Sunday morning. Drive into the park and turn left at the T-intersection. Meet in the parking lot next to the Groat Road Bridge. From there, your local tour operator will take you by bus to Devon. Arrive at Devon at approximately 10am. Here, your 2-person canoe will be waiting and you begin your journey down river at your leisure.These trips are not guided. You can take as much time as you wish. There are islands and spots along the shores ideal for exploring and short breaks. Don't forget to bring sunscreen, water, lunch and rain gear. Eagles, deer, beaver and other wildlife are often spotted in the forested valley, there is time for fishing and swimming. Expect to be back at your car in Emily Murphy Park at about 5pm.

$52.85 Outdoor Activities

Gun Range Shooting Experience in Newton Abbot

There are three fantastic gun ranges for you to experience, your time will be split over the three ranges during the evening. You will be provided with all of the equipment, guns ammunition, targets and air. You'll also be given you unlimited training and advice to ensure that you hit the target.The three ranges on offer are:- The 20 meter Air Rifle Range with either a sitting or standing shooting bench, and a choice of either paper, spinning or knockdown targets.- The Rapid Fire pistol range is a fun action packed range where you can unload a full magazine in just a few seconds if you wish.- The Simway Shooting Simulator is the worlds most advanced shooting and hunting simulator and it gives you an extremely realistic big screen experience. Choose from Clay, Skeet, Target, Driven Boar, Moose and even a Wild West shoot out.