Although this 18th century manor house is now owned by the National Trust, the Carew Pole family still live there. A house of silver grey stone, Antony is a beguiling mixture of the formal and informal. It's believed to be one of the finest surviving Queen Anne buildings in the West Country. View the outstanding [...]
West Somerset Railway The longest standard gauge independent heritage railway in the country takes passengers between between Minehead and Bishops Lydeard. Board a steam train and take in the gently rolling Quantock hills and views of Exmoor. £32 inc.
Fossils on the Jurassic Coast Bring your hammer along and you might find a beautiful fossil. If fossil hunting is not for you, treat yourself to fish and chips or an ice cream. £22
Coleton Fishacre At the country home of the D'Oyly Carte family you can travel back in time to the Jazz Age. A light, joyful atmosphere fills the rooms, and music plays, echoing the family's Gilbert and Sullivan connections. You can get an insight into 1920s life 'upstairs and downstairs' from the glamorous Saloon and the airy servants' [...]
Salcombe Estuary Take our special mini-coach to see all the highlights of the South Hams in this Grey Cars regular. We'll drive you along Slapton line, and take you to all the best parts of South Devon. The route changes to make the most of the weather on the day. £21
Set in the beautiful Wiltshire countryside and home to the Earls of Pembroke since the 1540s, Wilton House and the Grounds offers a wonderful day out for all the family. Stroll around the House with its 17th century interiors and world famous art collection by renowned artists such as van Dyck, Pieter Brueghel, Rembrandt van Rijn [...]
Exeter Quayside Take a cruise along the oldest working shipping canal in Europe. Watch the locks come to life, the swing bridge majestically open, before enjoying Exeter’s Historic Quayside. £29 inc.
St Pancras Church, Widecombe in the Moor Take our special mini-coach for a drive across the moors, through the narrow lanes that the larger coaches won't fit through. The route varies on each trip, but you'll certainly visit Buckfast Abbey and Widecombe-in-the-Moor. £21
All you need is a rug, a picnic (not compulsory, but a good idea), and well practiced ‘oohs’ and ‘aahs’. £19
Rosemoor Flower Show The only RHS Garden Flower Show in the South West with nurseries, garden sundries, floral displays, trade stands, alfresco catering, specialist talks, RHS Advice and live music, combined with award-winning food and drink. All the best in Westcountry horticulture will be exhibiting at RHS Rosemoor this summer, so don't miss it! £32 [...]