There are many fascinating historic attractions in Exeter, enough to occupy at least a day's sightseeing. Shopping in Exeter is a unique experience, with major High Street names sitting beside high end designer boutiques and local independents. All this, plus a packed calender of city events and festivals makes Exeter the perfect destination for a city break.

Exeter is home to the magnificent St Peter's Cathedral in the heart of the city. The Cathedral still features two massive Norman towers that were part of the original building when it was consecrated in 1133. The building is one of the finest examples of late medieval architecture in Britain.

The Historic Quayside is a ten-minute walk from the Cathedral and is the ideal place to try an irresistible Devon cream tea.

The Princesshay development features over 60 shops and restaurants in new landscaped open spaces, enhancing Exeter's shopping experience by offering a great range of shops from major High Street names to high end designer boutiques. The cafes and restaurants offer delicious cuisine from around the world, with outside tables giving a European piazza-style feel.

Eating out in Exeter is a great experience for food lovers.
A stroll around the city will reveal dozens of restaurants, many award winning, serving something to suit all tastes and budgets. Exeter provides a dining experience to rival the best in Europe, with fresh, locally produced food prepared with flair and imagination. Enjoy delicious expertly prepared local food, or sample regional ales.