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Teignmouth has been a popular seaside resort since Regency times with wide sandy beaches and a Victorian pier. Across the River Teign lies the picturesque Georgian village of Shaldon, 1¼ miles from the station over the bridge, by bus (see Labrador Bay below) or by passenger ferry. Teignmouth is pronounced 'Tin-muth'.

TI The Den, Sea Front. Tel. 01626 215666.

The National Trust has many holiday cottages in Devon: National Trust Holidays

Teign Heritage Centre ¼ mile

Displays on local history including a Victorian bathing machine. Exhibitions programme. Tel. 01626 777041.
Open Apr-Oct, TWThFS 1000-1630, Sun 1200-1630.
Teignmouth map

Bygones St Marychurch, by bus

A life-size replica Victorian street with over twenty shops and period rooms. Steam engine. Model railways. Tearoom. Tel. 01803 316874.
Open Daily 1000-1800 (1600 Nov-Feb). Last admission 1 hour before closing.
Bus 22 from Sea View Diner to Bygones in St Marychurch. M-S (also summer Sun & BH) hourly, 25 minute journey. Operated by Stagecoach.

Babbacombe Model Village St Marychurch, by bus

Hundreds of 1/12th scale models, landmarks and humourous animated scenes. Model railway. Tel. 01803 315315.
Open Daily from 1030, closing time varies, please see website.
Bus as Bygones above then a short walk (follow signs).

Labrador Bay Nature Reserve RSPB by bus

This coastal reserve is managed to protect rare cirl buntingss. There are stunning coastal views. Nature trails, some paths are steep. Tel. 01626 215666.
Open at all times
Bus 22 from Sea View Diner to RSPB car park, watch for the sign. M-S (also summer Sun & BH) hourly, 10 minute journey. Take care while waiting for the return bus, there is no stop and it is a busy fast road. Operated by Stagecoach.