Welcome to Visit Sidmouth
'A town caught still in a timeless charm’
That was the Sidmouth that captivated the Poet Laureate, John Betjeman, and it will captivate you, too. Beautiful gardens and leisurely walks, Regency history and fine hotels, clean beaches and friendly shops…. it’s all here in this lovely seaside town that nestles beneath majestic red cliffs and the green hills of the glorious Sid Valley. Look through the Visit Sidmouth website to discover why so many ‘Select Sidmouth’ to relax and unwind through all the seasons of the year. You will discover, too, why so many return.
The Tour of Britain - Friday 9th September
Stage 6, Friday 9 September, Sidmouth to Haytor, Dartmoor
The Tour of Britain returns to Sidmouth on September 9th for the start of Stage 6. The stage will cover 150km of Devon countryside, finishing with a SKODA King of the Mountain climb at Haytor, a repeat of 2013's summit finish. The Cyclists will leave Sidmouth Esplanade and travel up the High Street to Vicarage Road, Temple Street, Arcot Road, Woolbrook Road and then across at the Bowd to head out to Ottery St Mary, The Hare and Hounds and then on into Honiton.
Sidmouth to Haytor, Dartmoor
93 miles (150km)
3,100 metres of climbs
Estimated times of arrival
Start: Sidmouth The Esplanade 11:30
Ottery St Mary 11:49
Chineway Hill KoM 11:50
Tiverton Sprint 12:36, Tiverton, Fore Street 12:40, Cdbury Hill KoM 12:49, Crediton Sprint 13:09, Moretonhampstead 14:01, Ide 14:29, Dunchideock KoM 14:35, Chudleigh Sprint 14:50, Bovey Tracey, High St 4:57, Haytor KoM 15:00, Finish: Dartmoor, Haytor 15:09