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Search our listings of the very best Cornwall has to offer, from walking, cycling and watersports to surf schools, sailing centres and multi-activity centres. Use the left-hand filters to refine your search and help you find exactly what you're looking for. 

You'll want to make the most of Cornwall's amazing beaches, rivers, lakes and estuaries with all the fantastic watersports on offer. Walkers will love the diversity of the landscape, windswept moors, coastal cliff top walks, areas of natural beauty and trails through mining heritage landscapes. Whatever your interest, be it fishing, adventure sports, horseriding, or golf, you'll find it in Cornwall.

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  1. Things to do in Cornwall | Cornish Coast Adventures| Polzeath | Cornwall

    Cornish Coast Adventures

    Cornish Coast Adventures is a small activity company based at Port Quin between Port Isaac and Polzeath on the North Cornish Coast. We are the original and best sit on top kayak operator in North Cornwall.
  2. Tamar Valley AONB

    Tamar Valley AONB


    Tamar Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) straddles the  administrative border between Cornwall and Devon and covers around 75 square miles of the lower Tamar River (below Launceston) and its tributaries.

  3. Crafthole Lake, Cornwall

    Crafthole Lake


    Attention carp anglers! One visit to this fishery and you'll be hooked - the quality and quantity of carp, up to 30lb, are hard to beat. Limited season tickets are available for this fishery.

  4. Camel Trail | Padstow | Wadebridge | Bodmin

    The Camel Trail

    The 18-mile Camel Trail links Padstow, Wadebridge and Bodmin via a largely traffic-free route that follows an old railway track alongside the river Camel. Great for cycling, walking and nature watching for all the family.



  5. Things to do Cornwall | Horse riding in Cornwall | TB Equestrian | Bodmin | Cornwall

    TB Equestrian


    TB Equestrian offers 5* Livery Accommodation. Training programmes to fit specific horse/rider requirements. Individual turn out paddocks. Bring your horse on holiday. Keep fit while you’re having fun!



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Harlyn Watersports

Fantastic choice of watersports for all the family based on Harlyn beach near Padstow, one of Cornwall’s best and safest family beaches.