Easter Adventures Await in Devon

Fun Activities for Your Holiday

Easter Adventures Await in Devon: Fun Activities for Your Holiday

As Easter draws near, we wanted to share some of Devon’s incredible opportunities for exciting adventures; whether you are with a loved one or the whole family. 

Situated in the heart of Devon, Sidmouth serves as an ideal starting point for exploring the county’s attractions. Whether you crave outdoor thrills, cultural experiences, or simply wish to savour Easter delights, Devon caters to all tastes. Check out these fantastic activities to ensure your Easter getaway is truly unforgettable when you join us at the Bedford Hotel…

Family Fun 

Treat the whole family to a day of laughter and excitement at Devon’s family-friendly attractions and events. From thrilling rides at Crealy Theme Park & Resort to educational adventures at the World of Country Life, there’s no shortage of entertainment for little ones and grown-ups alike. Some of our favourite Easter events include:

Gruffalo Party Trail at Haldon Forest

Embark on a magical journey through Haldon Forest with the Gruffalo Party Trail. Follow in the footsteps of the beloved characters from Julia Donaldson’s classic tale as you find missing party items and uncover hidden surprises along the way. With its scenic woodland setting and interactive elements, this trail promises a day of enchantment for children and adults alike.

Easter Egg-Tram-Aganza on the Seaton Tram

Hop aboard the Seaton Tram for an egg-cellent Easter adventure. During Easter Weekend, help find Gilbert’s Goose and his cheeky chicks who are hiding around Seaton Tramway. And, if you complete the task, there will be an Easter treat waiting for you to redeem!  

Canonteign Falls Easter Fun and Discovery

Experience the beauty of Canonteign Falls in a whole new light this Easter. Join in the Easter Fun and Discovery event, where families can explore the stunning waterfall gardens and take part in a variety of themed activities. From Easter egg hunts and dinosaur spotting to alpaca experiences, there’s no shortage of excitement to be had amidst the natural splendour of Canonteign Falls.

Coastal Walks

Walk off all the chocolate, embrace the rejuvenating sea breeze and embark on a scenic coastal walk along the stunning Jurassic Coast. Discover hidden coves, dramatic cliffs, and breathtaking vistas as you explore this UNESCO World Heritage Site. Don’t forget to pack a picnic and soak in the serene beauty of the coastline. Check out our favourite walks by visiting our blog here.

Garden Explorations

Immerse yourself in the vibrant colours and fragrant Spring blooms of Devon’s enchanting gardens. From the exotic landscapes of the Bicton Park Botanical Gardens to the historic charm of the National Trust Knightshayes Estate. Wander through Sidmouth’s Valley of a Million Bulbs and revel in the beauty of nature in full bloom this Easter.

Wildlife Encounters

Delve into Devon’s rich biodiversity with wildlife encounters. Visit the renowned Paignton Zoo or explore the idyllic surroundings of the Seaton Wetlands Nature Reserve. Keep your eyes peeled for native wildlife during this time of year, from playful otters to majestic birds of prey.

Arts and Culture

Discover Devon’s rich cultural tapestry with visits to captivating museums, art galleries, and historic landmarks. Explore the fascinating exhibits at the Royal Albert Memorial Museum in Exeter, or wander through our quaint streets here in Sidmouth adorned with charming architecture and artisan boutiques.

Outdoor Adventures

Whether you fancy hiking along rugged moorlands (see our blog here for our top 10 walks on Dartmoor), cycling through scenic countryside, or trying your hand at water sports along the coastline, there’s an adventure waiting around every corner…

So this Easter, escape to the Bedford Hotel and create cherished memories. With an array of exciting activities to suit every taste, your Easter break in Devon promises to be an unforgettable adventure.

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