Discover Port Isaac

Discover Port Isaac

Discover Port Isaac - in a nutshell

Port Isaac is a traditional fishing village with a vibrant local community in north Cornwall and home to the TV series Doc Martin played by Martin Clunes. It's a truly picturesque village with narrow winding streets lined with whitewashed cottages that head down to the harbour where you can watch local fishermen landing their daily catch of fish, crab and lobsters.

Port Isaac is set amidst rugged and magnificent scenery on Cornwall's North coast with two beautiful ports nearby; Port Quin and Port Gaverne.  

Reasons to visit Port Isaac

• Picturesque traditional fishing village
• Set amidst rugged and magnificent scenery on Cornwall's North coast
• Stunning coastal walks
• Local galleries and arts and craft shops
• Steeped in history with beautiful 18th century fisherman cottages
• Associated with the TV series Doc Martin, Poldark and Saving Grace

Things to do

Take a cliff top path walk from Port Isaac to Port Gaverne - less than 2 miles

Get your photo taken outside the TV series home of Doc Martin a short way up Roscarrock Hill on the left

Check out the local galleries and arts and craft shops

Take a boat trip or fishing expedition from the harbour during the summer season

Visit popular neighboring beaches Polzeath and Daymer Bay

Get access to the beautiful Cornish countryside with a cycle on the famous Camel Trail from Padstow to Wadebridge, or just part of it

Wonder through the narrow alleys, cobbled streets and spot the 18th century fisherman homes, most of which are now officially listed as architectural or historic importance.

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