The coastal town of Paignton is located within Devon. Great coastal scenery, brilliant family attractions and fun sightseeing trips are just some of the reasons to visit this enticing town.
One of the top attractions in the town is the fantastic Paignton Zoo. A wide variety of animals, informative keeper talks and great play areas for kids makes this a wonderful attraction for both younger and older animal lovers.
The Geoplay Park on Paignton's seafront has something to appeal to kids of all ages, from toddlers to teens. A stroll along Paignon Pier offers great sea views and Paignton Sands is a lovely beach for walks, sandcastle-building and bathing. In addition, there are several other great beaches situated close to the town too, such as Goodrington Sands and Broadsands.
Walkers should not miss the Roundham Head walk on the South West Coast Path. Fancy seeing the sights in a different way? Then hop on board the Dartmouth Steam Railway or enjoy an exciting boat trip.
Looking for a pretty place to relax? Lovely Victoria Park is the place to go. On the other hand, visitors who are after exciting entertainment can take in a fun show at the Palace Theatre.
Several interesting places close to Paignton will encourage sightseers to explore beyond the town. Paignton forms part of the English Riviera. Along with beautiful beaches there are other enticing towns to visit in this area including Torquay, Babbacombe and Brixham. Nearby Compton Castle is well worth visiting too.