5 Cornwall Holiday Activities

Have you booked your summer holiday yet? Why not see what beautiful Cornwall has to offer? There are so many picturesque locations to explore and an array of fun, unique and interesting activities to try. Here is a selection of five activities to try on your next Cornish holiday. 


5 Cornwall Holiday Ideas 

Pendennis Castle
No trip to Cornwall would be complete without a trip to Pendennis Castle. Visitors can immerse themselves in the rich history of this stunning fortress which was built during Henry VIII's reign. it is set on the headland with amazing views of the sea. It also had a major role in the two world wars. This is a fascinating learning experience for kids and a cracking day out. Why not stay in a luxury Falmouth hotel while you're there which will really make this a trip to remember!

Lost Gardens of Heligan
St Austell is home to the Lost Gardens of Heligan which were discovered by chance in the Heligan Estate. They had been lost to the brambles of time since the outbreak of WW1. Visitors can explore a selection of tropical plants, ponds, giant sculptures, Victorian gardens and lush greenery. Many species of wildlife have also made this  their home. 

St Michael's Mount
St Michael's Mount is a tidal island crowned by a medieval castle and church. Hop on a boat or walk across the causeway during low tide and you can immerse yourself in all the architecture, gardens, history and stunning views that the island has to offer. 

St Michael's Mount

Minack Theatre
The Minack Theatre is Cornwall's world famous open air theatre which is carved into granite rock, set in beautiful gardens and all with a breathtaking view of the Porthcurno Bay. You can opt to see a performance or explore the amazing site.

South West Coastal Path
To really explore the beauty of the Cornish coastline, walking any of the South West Coastal paths is something you wont want to miss. You'll be able to observe dramatic headlands, golden beaches, intimate coves and steep coastal valleys. You'll be left feeling truly energised and will make memories to last a lifetime. 

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