Unusual Activities

Want to do something a little different? Try out and develop your culinary skills at many of the local Cookery schools, such as Manna from Devon Cookery School and Ashburton Cookery School, where you can create dishes ranging from fish to desserts all using the best local produce.

If you are a creative person try your hand at a new skill with the local arts and craft centres, check out your local town’s classes to try your hand at mosaics, pottery and so much more.

If you like the finer things in life and are a wine lover you will love Sharpham vineyard. Set on the banks of the River Dart overlooking the stunning vineyard sloping down to the water’s edge, you will be able sit and sample Sharpham’s award winning selection of wines and cheeses. Your tastings can even be accompanied by a talk and guided tour of the house and grounds. Alternatively, one could explore Dartington Cider Press – a selection of shops selling local handcrafted glassware and home ware including the delicious Cranks restaurant.