Dartmoor’s Highest Waterfall – Guided walk and History Tour at Canonteign Falls.
Dartmoors Highest Waterfall – Guided walk and History Tour at Canonteign Falls.
Discover the history behind the highest waterfall in Dartmoor. Canonteign Falls guided walk takes you on a journey of discovery up 90 Victorian Steps into our magical Victorian Fern Garden and onwards to the top of Lady Exmouth Waterfalls, where the panorama of the Devon countryside is at your feet. Throughout the walk, our experienced tour guide will take you through over 200 years of English history, from the estate’s ownership, mining heritage, and the Victorian love of plant collecting and garden design on an epic scale.
The guided walk will take approximately 1.5 hours and runs every Thursday and Sunday at £15.50 per person or includes a cream tea for £21 per person. Tours start at 11.30 am.
To guarantee your place on our weekly guided tour please book via our website up to 24 hours before your chosen tour date.
The ticket price includes full-day admission to the estate, allowing you to make a day of it and explore the entire 90 acres at your leisure.
Dogs are welcome on leads.
Requirements and Accessibility: A certain fitness level is required to walk the waterfall walk. The 90 original Victorian steps to the Fern garden are steep and uneven.
Sturdy walking shoes are required, along with weather-appropriate clothing.
We welcome walking poles. Tickets are available by booking below.