Christmas days out in Devon

Places around Devon will be adorned with decorations, bringing out the sparkle for your winter walks and family days out at Christmas.

Take a look at the places to visit and festive experiences in 2021.

Visiting this autumn

We’ve reopened the places you love, safely and in line with government guidance. You no longer need to pre-book at many of our places in England, although some smaller places may still require booking ahead. Please check the property webpage before you travel.

A family looking at an illuminated tree at Christmastime

Christmas at Killerton 2021

We have lots of fun for everyone at Killerton this Christmas. Visit by day to see the traditionally decorated festive house and chapel, whilst little ones can join Percy The Park Keeper on a winter wander trail.

Visit after hours for a brand new, after-dark illuminated trail through festive gardens at Killerton.

A pyramid of Champagne glasses in Coleton Fishacre Saloon

Christmas at Coleton Fishacre

Wintery adventures await at Coleton Fishacre this festive season. From activities and games with Percy The Park Keeper on our outdoor trail, to crisp winter walks and a decadent Chrismas party from 1929 in the house. After, why not stop by Coleton Cafe to warm your mittens and browse for the ideal gift in the shop.

A pom pom Christmas Pudding wreath hanging on the kitchen door at Greenway, Devon

Christmas at Greenway

There's holiday cheer all around at Greenway this season. Head outdoors for a winter wander with Percy The Park Keeper on the garden trail, warm up with tasty treats from the cafe and fill your heart with that festive feeling as the house is transformed for a Christie family Christmas.

two people decorating a lit christmas tree

Christmas at the Abbey

Join in with the festive magic, as Buckland Abbey transforms into a decorated Tudor home. Or head to the Great Barn where you enter a forest of Christmas trees and be immersed in a river of light.

Percy the Park Keeper

Take part in Percy the Park Keeper's winter wander trail 

We're inviting you to embark on Percy the Park Keeper's winter wander trail at Arlington Court, Avebury, Buckland Abbey, Castle Drogo, Coleton Fishacre, Cotehele, Dunster Castle, Dyrham Park, Fyne Court, Godolphin, Greenway, Hidcote, Killerton Estate, Kingston Lacy, Knightshayes, Lacock, Lanhydrock, Montacute House, Newark Park, Parke, Prior Park, Saltram, Stourhead, Studland Bay, Trelissick, Trerice and Tyntesfield.

Join in the fun with Percy and his animal friends and give nature a helping hand as you make your way around beautiful gardens and parks - who will you come across on the way?

Winter illuminations

The Hot Border in front of Coleton Fishacre house, Devon

Great gardens in Devon 

There's plenty of autumn colour to be found in a garden near you. The gardens we care for in Devon are a great place to get some fresh air and stretch your legs.

Visitors on a walk at Baggy Point, Devon

Walks in Devon 

Here's a selection of our some of our favourite walks in Devon. Soak up the views from Devon's rolling hills and rugged coast, take shorter walks in parks and gardens or circular walks on Dartmoor or Exmoor.