Lands End

Lands End

Lands End is a holiday complex in western Cornwall approx. 8 miles south west of Penzance. It is the most westerly point of mainland Cornwall.

The present hotel and complex amenities are at Carn Kez 200 m south of the actual lands end

The peninsula real name is peal point. Lands End to John o groats Scotland is a distance of 838 miles.

Lands End is a popular place for rock climbers with cliffs made out of granite.

Lands end has been a tourist attraction for over 300 years, its modern attractions include children’s play areas . Twice a week in august, Lands end hosts “magic of the skies “ a night time fireworks show

Some land end attractions

  • A Grand experience
  • Arthur’s Quest
  • Greeb farm
  • Jolly Roger 4D experience

Lovely food and a nice pint can be had in the first and last house.

Lands end is PENN -AN -WLAS in Cornish, a legendary place to start your Cornwall family holiday adventure

Some more things to do

  • Penwith sands
  • Saddle and stable rooms
  • Lands End visitor centre
  • Long Rock beach

One mile out at sea from the headland is The long ships Light house built in 1775, by 1988 it was automatic and un manned.

Entrance to Lands End is free just pay for the car park.

Lands end is a place of scenery, wildlife and history and is an ideal place for a visit on a family Cornish holiday with its rugged landscape.

Be sure to get a photo at lands’ end post established by a local photographer in the 1950s.

Lands end is not a town or village, with no houses just a destination – it is as famous as London as a well known place in the UK

Local attractions

  • Minnack Theatre
  • Telegraph museum
  • Sennen Cove beach


Lands End Cornwall