Torquay is a seaside resort on the north end of Torbay which is also known as "The English Riviera" on the south coast of Devon. This whole stretch of coast is renowned for it's beaches.
Torquay has a wide selection of shops including the main chains and independent retailers. The harbour near the town centre offers a selection of shops, cafes and a marina. At night you have a variety of restaurants, pubs, bars, cocktail venues and clubs.
Princess Theatre and the International Riviera Centre provide a year-round calendar of events.
Want some ideas on where to visit?
Every favourite location must be visited for the first time. Want some ideas, why not check out the below small selection of coastal locations, including beaches, activities, things to see and do, places to stay and eat:
Some more locations in Devon
- Budleigh Salterton
- Newton Abbot
- Start Point
- Stoke Fleming