Out and about
Cycling | Surfing | Beach life | Fine dining | Walking | Golf | Rock Climbing | Sailing | Canoeing
There are so many things to do and places of interest to visit in Cornwall, the National Trust has many fine houses and gardens on its lists. There are quaint fishing villages such as Coverack and Portloe, Mousehole and Lamorna. Places of overwhelming beauty such as Kynance Cove, The Lizard Point and the Helford Passage.
Places of interest
The Eden Project, St. Austell
The 8th Wonder of the World and home to the world’s largest greenhouse
Tel 01726 811911
St. Michael’s Mount (National Trust) Marazion, near Penzance
The jewel in Cornwall’s crown, a fairytale island with an exotic garden, ancient harbour, a church and a medieval castle
Tel 01736 710507
The most westerly point in mainland Britain. Rugged wave lashed cliffs and stunning views. Longships Lighthouse and Wolf Rock are off shore and the Isles of Scilly in the distance.
The Minack Theatre, Porthcurno, Penzance
A uniquely situated open-air theatre on the cliffs at Porthcurno, near Lands End
Tel 01736 810181
The entire coast of Cornwall is accessible via the coastal path
Isles of Scilly
Via Penzance by helicopter, boat or aeroplane. 30 miles off the top of Cornwall lies a subtropical paradise. Crystal clear sea, golden beaches and Tresco gardens.