Things to do
With 200 acres of stunning parkland to explore, Wildwood Escot offers the opportunity to view many of our native wildlife; wild boar, red squirrels and otters are amongst the species to discover. This along with the adventure play equipment help to make Wildwood Escot an ideal destination for an enjoyable family day out.
Distance from Talaton approx. 2 miles
Visit website http://www.wildwoodescot.org
The Donkey Sanctuary
Providing sanctuary for over six thousand donkeys worldwide, this charitable organisation is well worth a visit. At Sidmouth they have in excess of five hundred donkeys; restaurant with childrens menu; childrens play area and maze along with gift shop. Free admittance and parking. Dogs on leads in selected areas. Open 365 days of the year!
Distance from Talaton approx. 11 miles
Visit website https://www.thedonkeysanctuary.org.uk
An adventure theme park where children and adults can enjoy the thrills of riding; driving and operating real diggers; dumpers and other full sized contruction equipment. Aimed at children between 4yrs and 14yrs. Open during the summer season and selected weekends/school holidays. Please see website for specific details.
Distance from Talaton approx. 9 miles
Visit website https://www.diggerland.com
Crealy Adventure Park
Located just outside Exeter, a multi-award-winning theme park, Crealy Adventure Park has over 60 rides and attractions. This includes water rides, rollercoaster, an indoor soft play area and numerous zoo and farm animals.
Distance from Talaton approx. 10 miles
Visit website https://www.crealy.co.uk/theme-park
Exeter Red Coat Tours
Discover Exeter with a free guided walking tour. Approximately 90 minutes duration these tours take place each day with the exception of Christmas day and boxing day. No booking necessary. No dogs allowed with the exception of guide dogs.
Distance from Talaton approx. 15 miles
Visit website http://exeter.gov.uk/guidedtours
Pennywell Farm is a perfect day out for all the family . From pig racing, collecting goats milk and having a ride on the Rainbow Train, you are sure to have a fun time at this award winning Farm Activity Park . Open from Feb to Oct, please check website for specific details.
Approx distance from Talaton 38 miles
Visit website https://www.pennywellfarm.co.uk
Dartmoor National Park
Vast moorland area of natural beauty in excess of 900 acres; wild open moorlands, deep river valleys and the home of the famous Dartmoor Pony. Fabulous for walking, cycling, horse riding, canoeing and climbing.
Distance from Talaton approx. 40 miles
Visit website http://www.dartmoor.gov.uk