Get off the beaten track and discover why Braunton and the North Devon Biosphere are so special

Braunton Burrows overlooking Saunton Sands

Discover why the North Devon Biosphere is so special through Nature Connections, our programme of environmental and cultural events delivered by passionate local experts and artisans.

The North Devon Biosphere’s ‘BioCultural Heritage Tourism project aims are to develop activities and events that celebrate the connections between people and nature distinctive to the areas natural environment and cultural heritage.

Project aims

  • Protect natural sites by managing experience of visitors
  • Rasie awareness and encourage the involvement of local businesses in the programme
  • Create a diversified visitor offer for biocultural tourism destinations

Events will include:

  • Wildlife encounters with local experts
  • Local food and drink making and eating
  • Natural crafts and arts
  • Family nature activities
  • Historical and cultural events
  • Traditional and conservation skills
  • Guided walks and tours

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