Explore the Geopark
Begin your exploration at one of the three Geopark Gateway Visitor Centres:
Kents Cavern: Devon’s most ancient secret! One of the most important Stone Age cave sites in Europe and the Ice Age home of Britain’s earliest humans. Open all year round.
Berry Head National Nature Reserve: An internationally-acclaimed heritage site, home to a fascinating array of wildlife and history with a fantastic new Visitor Centre and cafe. http://www.berryhead.org.uk/ Tel: 01803 882619
The Seashore Centre: Infomation centre and home of fantastic outdoor adventure company Reach Outdoors who offer a range of ways to explore the incredible geology and coastal life of the English Riviera Global Geopark! From Kayaking to Coasteering, get out there and have an amazing adventure experience! http://www.reach-outdoors.com/
Other Key Sites of Interest:
Royal Terrace Gardens and Rock Walk: Landscaped gardens on the side of the cliff face with stunning views out to sea, newly-restored in 2010 and featuring a magnificent illuminated staircase and viewing platform
Torquay Museum: Bringing the bays history to life
Cockington Court and Craft Studios: Surrounded by the rolling countryside of Cockington Country Park the Court is home to a vibrant centre for arts and crafts.
Torre Abbey: Soak up the atmosphere and admire the art collection in a building that has witnessed, survived and even played a role in some epic moments of history.
Brixham Heritage Museum: Celebrating the heritage of the historic town and fishing port.
Geopark Sightseeing Cruises: View stunning geology and coastal wildlife from the best vantage point – the sea!
Occombe Farm: Wander through the beautiful woodland, pasture and meadow plus fantastic local produce in the farm cafe and shop.
Esplanade Rd, Paignton Seafront, TQ4 6BE