Minature Pony Centre – (6 miles -15mins drive) Perfect day out for younger children. Meet the animals, indoor and outdoor play areas. A selection of talks, demonstrations, pony rides and hands-on activities take place every day with something of interest to everyone. Open from 16th March to 30th October 2016.

The Haldon Forest Park - (20 mins away) has something for everyone in its 3,500 acres of woodland. There are trails for all abilities, for walkers and bikers. There are exhilarating mountain bike trails for the experienced riders, orienteering, Go Ape tree top trails, Seguay, bike hire, café. There is also Tramper Hire allowing access into the forest for those with disabilities.

Climbing/Clip and Climb – Exeter Climbing Centre, Haven Banks, The Quay, Exeter. 01392 422559. The kids love it, ideal for a rainy day, but it is worth booking your slot online before you go, because everyone usually has the same idea.

Crealy Adventure Theme Park – (30 mins away) 

Eden Project  - 68 miles - 1 ½ hours away