Take a walk on the wild side....
With over 2,500 animals across 80 acres – you’re in for a really wild time at Paignton Zoo! Located in Devon, Paignton Zoo is one of the South West's most exciting visitor attractions. It’s a place to roam, discover and get in touch with your inner animal.
Get up close to some of the animal wonders of the world across the specially designed habitats - from the savannah to the wetlands and the tropical forest. Run wild in the play areas or hop aboard the unique Jungle Express train to get even closer to the action.
Pack up the kids with a bucket and crabbing line and towards the pontoon for the ideal crabbing hotspot. Top tip: Crabs love bacon, so attached some small pieces to your hook and see how many you can catch! Make sure you return the crabs at the end of the day.
The National Marine Aquarium (NMA) is the UK’s largest aquarium, located in Britain’s Ocean City, Plymouth. The Aquarium is made up of four zones, with lots of different exhibits and animals found in each. The way the Aquarium is laid out means you start your journey in the local waters of Plymouth Sound. The further you journey around the Aquarium, the further you journey around the world’s Ocean, finishing up in the stunning Great Barrier Reef.
Come and experience the Pennywell magic at their multi award winning Farm Activity Park... the biggest in the South West! They have a huge variety of friendly farm animals, from the mighty to the miniature for you to get aquainted with. From piggy cuddles to egg collecting, bottle feeding to pond dipping, there are plenty of activities to keep the little ones occupied!