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Torquay Harbourside, Beacon Quay, Torquay, Devon TQ1 2BG
Distance from Cottage Hotel: 28 miles / 45 kilometres (1 hrs 0 mins by car)

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Suitable for: Educational days out | Family days out | Nature days out | Activities for a rainy day

Torquay's Living Coasts coastal zoo offers outdoor and indoor exhibits, there is plenty to see and do whatever the weather. Spend an amazing day out with your family and children.

Outdoor Exhibits:

You can see amazing plants and animals:

  • Penguin Beach - there are African penguins, you can see almost 100 live at Living Coasts. Macaroni penguin live in the water and the  rocky parts of Penguin Beach
  • Bank Cormorant or Auk Cliff which is an award-winning habitat and the only outdoor auk exhibitin zoo
  • Fur Seal Cove - live in specially designed cove. Living Coasts currently has 2 fur seals.
  • Sea Ducks - there are Spectacled eider, Common scoter, King eider


Indoor Exhibits:

  • Mangroves - the Roots of the Sea, Living Coasts now features gaint aquarium tanks
  • Local Coasts- insight into the wildlife and habitats of the living coast
  • Octopus Odyssey and Discovery Zone

Torquay Harbourside, Beacon Quay, Torquay, Devon TQ1 2BG

Website: http://www.livingcoasts.org.uk/
Telephone: 0844 474 3366  Email: [email protected]


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