Alongside Alex, Mark Lakeman has come on board as a fellow tour guide (and local expert too!) for Unique Devon Tours.
Alex and Mark have lived in Devon all their lives, and they are very passionate about sharing what it has to offer. They utilise their comprehensive local knowledge to facilitate a unique set of experiences for guests visiting the area.
Whether your interests lie in the landscapes and legends of Dartmoor, the Cathedral and Roman history of Exeter, famous characters such as Dame Agatha Christie, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and Sir Francis Drake, beautiful beaches, cream teas, glorious gardens and evocative castles or steam trains and river boats, Devon can truly offer something for everyone. The breadth of activities to try in Devon is second to no other county in the United Kingdom.
With Unique Devon Tours, you can experience a tailor made holiday crafted carefully around your interests, and around the best that Devon has to offer, creating an exclusive, bespoke itinerary for your group (maximum 6), for a length of time to suit you - a set of memorable experiences, delivering the highest level of service, superb handpicked accommodation, the finest of English, locally sourced food, all with Alex or Mark as your driver and guide.
A Tudor fort, built between 1522 and 1536 to protect Dartmouth from attack.
Guided Walking Tour
With 150 years of history, Britannia Royal Naval College is an essential place to visit in Dartmouth.
A 600 year old castle with stunning estuary views.
Guided Walking Tour
Enjoy days out on a steam train, boat trips and paddle steamer on the River Dart
Discover Dartmouth’s fascinating history housed in the 1600 Butterwalk building.
A 1920’s Jazz Age country retreat with stunning coastal gardens
Author Agatha Christies much loved holiday home, owned by the National Trust.
Vineyard and Cheese Dairy on the banks of the stunning River Dart
The town church, dating from 1372.
View the oldest preserved working steam engine in the world.
Bayards Cove Inn
Bed & Breakfast
500 Year old Bayards Cove Inn is close to the site where repairs were made to the Speedwell.
Dart Marina Hotel and Spa
Luxury riverside hotel and spa on the banks of the River Dart.
Camping and Caravanning
Stunning clifftop Holiday Park within minutes of Dartmouth
Royal Castle Hotel
16th Century traditional English coaching inn situated on the quayside with 24 rooms.
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