With sweeping panoramic views of the southern coast, Plymouth is a maritime treasure awaiting your discovery. Bursting with beaches, museums, history and heritage, and unique attractions, the city is the perfect destination for a summer staycation or winter adventure. See below for a selection of top Plymouth attractions.

What's on in Plymouth

11 - 12 May
Head to the waterfront for a swashbuckling day of fun at Pirates Weekend Plymouth. This award-winning family event returns and promises to give you a great adventure-filled day out.

08 June
Funky Llama Festival comes to Plymouth Hoe this summer with an exciting mix of live music, DJs, llamas, dance and theatre acts from across the UK.

Staff Recommends

Best Bar: Kitty O'Hanlon's on St Andrew St is a popular Irish bar, famous for its live music and great atmosphere. A must visit for anyone, especially on bank holidays and St Patrick’s Day.

Best Family Activity: Bring the kids for a quick round of pitch and putt at West Hoe Park or simply soak up the natural environs of this beautiful amenity.

Best Sight: The most magical sight in Plymouth is undoubtedly Sunset on The Hoe. Allow yourself to be captivated by the glory of the setting sun over Plymouth Sound.

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