'Most beautiful town in UK' that looks like Greece and is a hit with tourists

Dartmouth is an incredible place loved by tourists and locals alike
Dartmouth is an incredible place loved by tourists and locals alike -Credit:Tony Taft

Devon's picturesque town of Dartmouth has been lauded as the UK's finest, drawing comparisons to the scenic beauty of Greece. Renowned for its stunning holiday spots, Devon sees a flood of tourists each year, but Dartmouth stands out with its spectacular scenery and offer.

Travel blogger Sarah Hagan, known online as sarahkhagan, previously shared her experiences of Dartmouth on TikTok, declaring it the 'most beautiful town in the UK' in a video that quickly went viral.

The comments section of her TikTok post was inundated with praise for Dartmouth's exceptional charm.

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One admirer commented: "Most beautiful place in the UK I've ever been to". Another enthused: "Favourite view ever! ".

Some were so taken aback by Dartmouth's allure that they questioned its location, with one person exclaiming: "THAT'S DEVON? ! It looks like Greece in my opinion".

The end of Dartmouth from Dartmouth Castle in Devon
Amazing view of the gateway to the rest of the world out of Dartmouth from Dartmouth Castle -Credit:Miles O'Leary

Dartmouth, celebrated for its captivating waterfront, maritime legacy, and lively ambience, continues to draw visitors eager to explore its picturesque landscapes, historical richness, and varied attractions. Conversations with Dartmouth's long-standing residents reveal their perspectives on life in the town, with one local garage owner noting some residents may have more money than sense.

The picturesque harbour of Dartmouth is a bustling hub for activities, with a mix of fishing and sailing yachts. It offers a stunning backdrop for leisurely walks and provides access to adventurous water activities.

Moreover, it's just a short boat ride away from the stunning Dartmouth Castle and nearby villages like Dittisham - not to mention Greenway House, Agatha Christie's holiday retreat.

The town centre of Dartmouth features narrow, winding streets lined with charming, historic buildings. The architecture reflects the town's maritime heritage, with many Georgian and Elizabethan-style buildings.

The vibrant streets are filled with shops, restaurants, cafes, and art galleries, creating a lively and inviting atmosphere.

Dartmouth's scenic beauty, rich history, and vibrant atmosphere make it an appealing destination for visitors. Whether you're interested in its history, exploring quaint streets, enjoying water activities, or indulging in good food, Dartmouth offers an unforgettable experience on the stunning South Devon coast.