Torquay the 'English Riviera' is a seaside town with fantastic beaches and a wide range of unique and classic activities. The Hot Air Ballon overlooking Torquay Harbour is an amazing viewpoint above the Harbour. High Street shopping in Torquay offers a wide range of selection. Night life in Torquay is thriving with dozens of nightclubs the after dark scene is lively and happening. Torquay also has an excellent range of evening entertainment such as the daily performances at the Princess Theatre, or the wide list of films at Merlin Cinemas.
Outside the city centre there are many attractions to visit, such as Paignton Zoo, Babbacombe Miniature Village, Kents Caverns or the many heritage sites dotted throughout the area.