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Best Tours and River Cruises In Devon

We've rounded up the best tours and river cruises in Devon in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 28 Devon tours and river cruises to pick from.Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including museums and art galleries, or tourist attractions. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the tours and river cruises we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

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Exeter Codebreaking Walk

  • Exeter
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Enjoy a different kind of a family walk in Exeter - solve puzzles and riddles hidden all around the city to crack the code on the 75-minute Exeter Co...

Curious About Exeter

  • Exeter
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Curious About Exeter gives an entertaining glimpse into what makes this fascinating Devon city what it is. Whether you're a resident or visiting for...

The Exeter Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Exeter
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Calling all detectives - a  mystery is brewing in Exeter and they need to know whodunnit! The case? Local florist Caroline Cudmore has disappeared so...

Exeter Woollen Trail

  • Exeter
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Exeter Woollen Trail is a self-guided trail that provides a great way to learn about the historic city and its most important industry of the past, t...

Topsham Treasure Hunt Trail

  • Topsham
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Thar' be treasure and you're the pack of salty sea dogs to sniff it out! Grab your parrots, pirate hats and grog (non alcoholic, of course!) and join...

Dawlish Spy Mission Treasure Trail

  • Dawlish
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Super spies are needed to unravel the truth, in what head office are calling Mission Black Swan. Named for the sooty inhabitants of the local brook,...

Exmouth Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Exmouth
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Exmouth is known for a few things, but the one burning question is where is that blasted treasure?! Get to the bottom of things on Exmouth Mystery Tr...

Teignmouth Treasure Hunt Trail

  • Teignmouth
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Ahoy maties! After a lifetime of adventuring across the seven seas, you’re just the band of scallywags needed to crack the Teignmouth Treasure Hunt T...



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The Dartmoor Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Dartmoor
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Hunt for the answers to the clues on the Dartmoor Mystery self guided themed Treasure Trail. The directions on this Driving and Walking Trail will le...

Totnes Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Totnes
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

There’s a mystery brewing in Totnes and they’re calling out for super spies to get to the bottom things. Do you think you can crack the Totnes Myster...

The Torquay Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Torquay
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

There's plenty to discover for all the family on the Torquay self-guided mystery themed Treasure Trail. Clear directions will lead you around a fixed...

Dartmouth Steam Rail and River Boat Co

  • Paignton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

How will you choose to travel along the Devonshire coast? Why don’t you set sail on a river boat trip or jump aboard the nostalgic steam railway? Dar...

Southwest Segway Adventure

  • Tavistock
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

If like us, you have seen a Segway and thought to yourself Yes! I want to have a go!", then you are half way there.. now you just need to take the ne...

The Plymouth Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Plymouth
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

On The Plymouth Mystery Treasure Trail, the sunny city has become a hot house for paranoia and you're the team of agents to uncover the truth. Leave...

Curious About Plymouth

  • Plymouth
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Curious About Plymouth gives an exciting glimpse into what makes this historic maritime city what it is. Our two unique walks can be enjoyed separate...

Bigbury on Sea Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Kingsbridge
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

On the Bigbury-on-Sea Mystery Treasure Trail be sure to remember your thinking caps, the trail guide and… a sea tractor?! Yes, you heard that right!...

Sheppys Cider Farm and Museum

  • Taunton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Sheppys Cider Farm and Museum offers the chance to learn about the ancient combination of farming with cider making, from the Sheppy family, who have...

Bude Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Bude
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Something is in the air on the Bude Mystery Treasure Trail, something the locals can’t quite put their finger on… That’s why your crack team are on t...

Hunt Fun Taunton

  • Taunton
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Join the hunt for clues and codes on the Hunt Fun Taunton trail. It’s a great way to drag kids away from their screens and have them dashing around o...

The Ilfracombe Princess Cruises

  • Ilfracombe
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

The Ilfracombe Coastal Cruises provides spectacular wildlife and coastal trips aboard the Ilfracombe Princess which is the largest passenger vessel i...

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