There is plenty to do and enjoy in this historic town. Totnes has a really individual and unique feel - and approach to life!
Totnes - something a little different
Totnes is famous for being the home of a cosmopolitan mix of people! It is unconventional with organic, ethical and fair trade the norm. It is the home of the Transition Town movement and is proud to be a little different. It attracts people worldwide who are concerned with the environmental and sustainability.
There are many noteworthy buildings and monuments in the town, including their museum. They are watched over at the top of the town by the Norman motte and bailey of castle which has commanding views of the Dart valley including to the river Dart.
There is a plethora of shops, markets, restaurants/cafés, pubs, an hotel, and lovely walks to enjoy by the river.
Not too far away from the town you’ll find the award-winning Riverford Field Kitchen, a must for all foodies. You can even take a walk around the farm before taking lunch in the restaurant!
Getting to Totnes
Postcode for SatNav: TQ9 5AL