West Cornwall Guide

West Cornwall guide

See some sites

A top destination in west Cornwall and a holiday must is a visit to lands end. Park at lands’ end attraction and walk along the coast to Sennen cove. Be sure to explore lands end with its 4 attractions

  1. Jolly Roger 4 D
  2. Arthurs Quest
  3. Iconic signpost
  4. A grand experience

Do not forget to get a picture at the iconic signpost. Take a 10 minute drive to the open air theatre – minack theatre at porthcurno.

lands end sign

Hit the beach

No Cornwall holiday would not be complete without a day at the beach.

Try Gyllynvase beach in Falmouth Sea front for a perfect relaxing family fun Day – take a dip in the relaxing blue water – it’s nice and cool.

Take an exploring trip and visit the national Maritime museum.

Have an ice cream

  • Mr Bs
  • Jelberts

Go shopping

Get some shopping therapy in the city of truro – well until your partners cards cannot take any more. Truro has the big main shops as well as smaller independents.

Explore those cobbled streets and get your self a pair of shoes or two. Go on you are on your holidays something for all tastes.

See a show

The hall for Cornwall in truro is a must for an evening’s show. it has been revamped over the last couple of years, so there is something from opera to rock; plays and shows


  • Tate st ives
  • Newlyn gallery


St Michaels mount

St Michaels mount has amazing history and is a real focal point to visit west Cornwall.

You can either walk across at low tide or get the boat across. Learn about the people who lived there and protected us from the Spanish armada


Fun for the kids

  • Camel Creek Adventure Park
  • The mines at Botallack
  • St Ives Segway experience

Isles of Scilly

Outstanding Beautiful, uncrowded, and unspoilt

Life moves at a different and easier pace


Boosting more than 140 islands, 5 inhabited- st Marys, Tresco , st martins Bryher , st Agnes

Boat trips are available between islands and take approx. 30 mins

Iconic landmarks

  • Daymark, st martins
  • Cromwell’s castle
  • Bishop rock light house
  • Carreg Dhu St Marys
  • King Charles castle


Excursions and things to do

  • Sea quest glass bottom boat
  • Island hopping
  • Open air cinema