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Magical Dartmoor: One Day Luxury Private Guided Tour from Cornwall
"This is a private tour for up to 6 people. The itinerary can be adapted to suit the preferences of the tour party. You will be collected from your hotel or accommodation for the trip to Dartmoor in a luxury Land Rover Discovery. The tour is suitable for but an ability to walk a few hundred meters from the car will enhance your experience.The itinerary is flexible depending upon your preferences but your driver guide will explain the fascinating history of the moor and you'll visit one of the famous granite tours where you can climb up to see fantastic views of the surrounding area. The choice of tor will depend on the guests wishes and abilities so can range from a stiff climb to a single step up just a few meters from the car for those who are unable to scale the hills. You will go to Princetown
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Magical Dartmoor: One Day Luxury Private Guided Tour from Devon
"This is a private tour for up to 6 people. The itinerary can be adapted to suit the preferences of the tour party. You will be collected from your hotel or accommodation for the trip to Dartmoor in a luxury Land Rover Discovery. The tour is suitable for but an ability to walk a few hundred meters from the car will enhance your experience.The itinerary is flexible depending upon your preferences but your driver guide will explain the fascinating history of the moor and you'll visit one of the famous granite tours where you can climb up to see fantastic views of the surrounding area. The choice of tor will depend on the guests wishes and abilities so can range from a stiff climb to a single step up just a few meters from the car for those who are unable to scale the hills. You will go to Princetown
From GBP255.00
 
Plymouth and Dartmoor One Day Private Highlights Tour from Devon
"This tour is for a maximum of 6 people in a luxury Land Rover Discovery. You will be collected from your hotel by your local guide and you will journey to Plymouth where you will step on to the world famous Plymouth Hoe with its panoramic views and stunning historical significance. Hear about Drake and the Armada see Smeatons Tower the iconic lighthouse which once stood on the fearsome Eddystone reef 14 miles offshore as well as numerous other tales of this great seafaring City. You then arrive at the Barbican visiting the Mayflower Steps and museum seeing the Elizabethan House and visiting the place where it is said the Pilgrim fathers had their last meal before setting out for the new world in 1620.Next your guide will drive you to the historic Royal William Yard the stunning collection of grade one listed buildings that used to supply the provisions for the Royal Navy. A short walk visits places of real historic significance including the spot where a voyage once left which changed the whole understanding of the world. Lunch taken here or en route depending upon your preferences (not included in the price). Set off for Dartmoor and your driver guide will explain the and you will visit one of the famous granite tors
From GBP255.00

More Transportation in Tavistock

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Tavistock Country Bus Services

In addition to the commercial bus service providers Tavistock also has a very active Community Bus Service with both town and country services. Unfortunately I can't find an online link to timetables...
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Getting Around The Area By Bus

Tavistock's main bus station is on Plymouth Road, just after the Bedford Hotel. From here the Devon subsidiaries of First Group and Stagecoach operate services around the County and out onto the moor....
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Being On The Edge Of The Moor

Tavistock is a bit of an odd-bod place to get to by public transport as Dartmoor doesn't have any main roads. There used to be two railway stations here but now are none and so the only way to get to...
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Top Things to Do in Tavistock

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Meadows Park

Tavistock's Meadows is the town's centrally-located park, a veritable oasis of greenery and water (being bordered on two sides by the river and the canal). This is where the local families head as...
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Viaduct

Built in 1889 to allow the railway to come to town Tavistock Viaduct is an impressively massive construct to the North of the town centre. Following the Beeching cuts in the late 60's the railway line...
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Abbey Walk

This is a short footpath along the River Tavy between the bridge and the Meadows Park but even on a midsummer afternoon when the town itself is busy this is a haven from the bustle of the ardent...
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Meadowlands Leisure Centre

This isn't my thing these days - water and I aren't as compatible as we used to be. This is, though, a pretty impressive looking swimming pool with loads of features including flumes and spumes and...
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Churches

A Benedictine Abbey was built in Tavistock in 961 AD and destroyed in 997 by Vikings (naughty boys). These are some of the few remaining walls and can be found in the Churchyard of St Eustacius Parish...
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johngayton

"Tavi: Built To Last!"
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lucyt

"Tavistock and Dartmoor"
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Geoff_Wright

"Tavistock, Devon"
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zuriga

"TAVISTOCK"
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Pliny_the_elder

"Dartmoor...best moor in the world!"
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