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You'll find all the things Cornwall is famous for; spectacular beaches; surf spots and surf schools; gorgeous gardens; cliff top walks; boat trips; and of course iconic attractions such as St Michael's Mount, the Lost Gardens of Heligan, Minack Theatre, Land's End, King Arthur's castle and the Eden Project. But Cornwall will keep surprising you with the vast offer of new, different and fun things to do, even if you're a regular visitor, or a local. The National Trust in Cornwall has more than 25 historic places and gardens.
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Specialists in walking holidays in Cornwall, offering walking holidays along the Cornwall section of the South West Coastal path as well as offering some great inland walking in special locations.
The Guild of Ten is an independent gallery selling contemporary crafts by leading Cornish makers. Just behind Truro Cathedral, the Guild shows jewellery, textiles, wood, glass, ceramics and cards.
Talland Bay is a small and quiet place midway between Looe and Polperro. There are two principal beaches in Talland Bay, both are quite small - one slightly to the west has sand both at high tide and low tide and is good for swimming at both high and low tides.
From champion trees to rare shrubs, from a wildflower meadow to woodland glades, exotic fern collections and tree top viewing platforms, it would be hard to find anywhere more beautiful or more intriguing than Trewithen's deservedly famous garden.
Get in touch with nature and feel revitalised at Chapel Porth’s wild beach