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2-Hour Guided Kayak or Paddle Board Tour of Scarborough's Jurassic Coastline
"Stand up and paddle or take a kayak tour with this surf safari along Scarborough's stunning coastline. The session will last two hours and starts on the beach with your instructor who will familiarise you with your SUP (stand up paddle board) paddling turning and if you want that something extra he may even show you how to grab a wave back to shore.On your paddle you will go at your own pace and cruise across Scarborough’s beautiful North Bay learn about the tides and rips and head along the East coasts Jurassic coastline to Jackson's bay where you will look for the local wildlife hunt for fossils and learn some of Scarborough’s coastal history.SUPs and kayaks are a great way to unwind and relax while keeping you fit along the way. Whether you’re a couple a group of friends or a family
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"Jurassic Coast and Portland Small-Group Tour from Dorset Including Lulworth Cove
Jurassic Coast Lulworth Cove and Durdle Door Tour from Dorset"Leaving Weymouth or a pick up of your choice you head to the village of Corfe. The village is constructed almost completely from the local grey Purbeck limestone and comprises two main streets. Take your time to have a tea or coffee. The streets are c the post office church and pubs.You explore Corfe Castle. The dramatic ruins of Corfe Castle stand on a natural hill guarding the principal route through the Purbeck Hills. As you can see it guards the gap between the south of Purbeck where Purbeck marble was once quarried and the rest of England. Nothing could pass in or out without going past the Castle.Then you are off to Durdle Door. You then have a short drive from Durdle Door to Lulworth Cove. Take your time to visit the Lulworth visitor centre and learn abou
From GBP75.00
 
"Portland and Jurassic Coast Day Trip from Dorset including Lulworth Cove and Durdle Door
"Portland and Jurassic Coast Day Trip from Dorset including Lulworth Cove and Durdle Door Corfe Castle and Broadchurch Locations""You leave Weymouth or a pick up location of your choice in the morning from where you head to the village of Corfe. The village is constructed almost completely from the local grey Purbeck limestone and comprises two main streets. Take your time to en the post office church and pubs.Here you can explore Corfe Castle (own expense). The dramatic ruins of Corfe Castle stand on a natural hill guarding the principal route through the Purbeck Hills. As you can see it guards the gap between the south of Purbeck where Purbeck marble was once quarried and the rest of England. Nothing could pass in or out without going past the Castle.Then you are off to Durdle Door. You then have a short drive from Durdle Door to Lulworth Cove. Take your time to visit the Lulworth Visitor Centre and learn abou
From GBP75.00

Most Viewed Off The Beaten Path in Exeter

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Often Missed Details

On the junction of Hele Road and New North Road, between the railway stations of Central and St Davids, you'll find this equestrian statue, that of General Sir Redvers (pronounced "Reevers") Henry...
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Canalside Walks and Cycling

If you fancy an escape from the ubiquity of the city's infernal-combusting-engined machines then a wander down the Exeter Ship Canal is the ideal way to get away from them all and doublyplus ideal is...
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Parliament Street

Parliament Street in Exeter is officially (according the The Guiness Book of Records) the world's narrowest street and yet until yesterday I never even knew it was there! The street itself measures...
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Highwayman Inn at Sourton

...But A Fascinating Pub. The Highwayman Inn at Sourton, just past Okehampton, is one of the most characterful pubs in the World. The original inn was built in 1282 and has been serving victuals...
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Devon Churches

One of the many unique features of Branscombe's church is this fragment of a wall painting. It shows an embracing couple being impaled by a skeletal demon. Apparently there used to be a whole series...
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Exe Estuary Trail

This leg of the Exe Trail starts from Exeter Quay as does the Exeter to Dawlish route. From the quay you can follow the river's left bank before joining the road at Countess Wier and continuing...
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Medieval Exe Bridge

This is supposedly the oldest surviving stone bridge in England. You'll find the remains of this early Medieval bridge, which once spanned the river Exe, off Western way....more or less at the bottom...
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Powderham Castle

well worth a visit near starcross the family was connected too henry the 8th william of orange and cromwell .great setting also great west railway cross property the late earl was tied to brunell...
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Fingal's Bridge and Castle Drogo Estate

Day after John's birthday and everyone is recovering from the Russian Restaurant (and its 40plus varieties of vodka) so we head off to FIngal's Bridge. Take the A30 out of Exeter on the Oakhampton...
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Hourglass Pub

Just up from the Quay is the most gorgeous little pub; The Hour Glass. Lovely little traditional pub with warm welcoming atmosphere. Little things like matches on bricks for the smokers, two little...
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Riverside Walks and Cycling

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The Oddbod St Bartholomew's Cemetery

During the early 1800's Exeter's population almost doubled leading to the city's burial grounds running out of space, a fact which was exacerbated by the cholera epidemic between July and October...
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Southernhay East, (formerly Macdonald Southgate Hotel), Exeter, Devon, EX1 1QF, United Kingdom
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Guardian Way M5, Jct. 29, Exeter Business Park, Exeter, Devon, EX1 3PE, United Kingdom
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Western Way, Exeter, EX1 2DB, United Kingdom
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Cathedral Yard, (formerly Royal Clarence Hotel), Exeter, Devon, EX1 1HD, United Kingdom
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Woodbury Castle, Woodbury, Devon, EX5 1JJ, United Kingdom
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Gipsy Hill Lane, Monkerton, Exeter, Devon, EX1 3RN, United Kingdom
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Top Things to Do in Exeter

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Underground Passages

For an absolutely unique underview of Exeter the Underground Passages make for a fascinating thing to do. The first of the passages was built in the 14th century to house lead pipes carrying fresh...
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Cathedral

Exeter cathedral is set in the Cathedral Close just off the High Street in the city centre, surrounded by Medieval and Geogrian houses. Parts of the cathedral date from the 12th century.and the other...
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House That Moved

A tudor style house at 16 Edmund Street Exeter was in the way of a new road development so in 1961 moved 70m uphill . Started 9 Dec , completed 13 th Dec.If you want more information try "Exeter...
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Quayside

This is an attractive part of Exeter down by the river Exe. The Quay was at its peak in the 18th century,today it is busy with tourists,plenty of pubs ,cafes, and restaurants along the river. The BBC...
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Rougemont Castle

After William the Conqueror's 1066 Hastings victory he was quick to ensure that his Norman lords were suitably rewarded. Exeter at the time was a wealthy little city and so William's army laid siege...
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Guildhall

Exeter Guildhall is in the High Street and today is used for civic functions, council meetings, receptions,and exhibitions. In the past it has been a prison,court house, police station,city archive,...
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