Dartmouth

Agatha Christie/Greenway Garden

Glorious woodland garden on the banks of the river Dart, renowned for rare half-hardy plants and carpets of native wild flowers; a real-life "secret garden" and home of Agatha Christie. More Info

Category: Gardens

Britannia Royal Naval College

High on a hill above the town of Dartmouth in Devon, south west England, Britannia Royal Naval College has been training Royal Naval officers on this site since 1905. In fact, naval officers' training in Dartmouth goes back to 1863, when the old wooden hull HMS BRITANNIA was first moored in the River Dart. The Royal Family trained here for naval service. The then young Princess Elizabeth first met Prince Philip here when she visited with her parents. He was training there. More Info

Category: Special Interest

Dartmouth Castle

Defender of Dartmouth for 600 years - Dartmouth Castle stands in a superb waters side location, guarding the entrance to the Dart estuary. Magnificent battlement views and a fascinating history make the Castle the perfect venue for a great day out. One of the most advanced fortifications of medieval times; this is the first Castle to have been built specifically for guns. More Info

Category: Heritage

Dartmouth Steam Railway

Paignton and Dartmouth Steam Railway is the holiday line with steam trains running for seven miles in Great Western tradition along the spectacular Torbay coast from Paignton to Churston and through the wooded slopes bordering the Dart estuary to Kingswear. The scenery is superb, with seascapes right across Lyme Bay to Portland Bill on clear days. Luxury dining train available. More Info

Category: Special Interest