This guide to Devon and Cornwall is part of a brand new and highly anticipated series from Insight Guides. Whether you are on a relaxing weekend break or an active family holiday, this guide is ideal for on-the-spot use. Devon and Cornwall's Top 10 attractions are recommended so you can be sure you will see the very best of both places, from the spectacular beaches to wild moorlands and magnificent gardens. You will also find plenty of fascinating facts and tips throughout the guide to help you make the most of your stay, highlighting places with excellent views, activities for children and more. There are 13 irresistible walks and tours specially designed to suit every interest and taste, covering Exeter and Topsham, Dartmoor, Truro to the Lizard, Land's End Peninsula and St Ives to St Agnes, the Isles of Scilly, to name just a few. All routes are timed and accompanied by easy-to-follow maps for stress-free navigation and feature hand-picked places to eat, drink and shop en route. You will also find special features on what makes both places unique: Devon's prestigious literary heritage and Cornwall's Eden Project, to help you truly get to the heart of these destinations.
There are plenty of diverse ideas for active pursuits and themed holidays, ranging from cycling and water sports to foraging and cooking, including contact details to help you book activities in advance. There is also practical information covering transport and tips for travellers with disabilities. When it comes to accommodation this guide covers everything from family-friendly B&Bs and farm stays to luxury hotels and even camping in tipis! All listings provide full contact details and an indication of price range. Alongside all this invaluable information is vivid full-colour photography, so whether you are new to Devon and Cornwall or a repeat visitor, this is a truly indispensible companion for your trip.