An Iron Age settlement originally occupied almost 2,000 years ago. The village consisted of stone-walled homesteads known as 'courtyard houses', found only on the Land's End peninsula and the Isles of Scilly
Glorious spring displays of magnolias, rhododendrons and camellias plus a thriving walled kitchen garden. Experience stunning views and an abundance of exotic trees and shrubs in a garden cradled just inland of Mounts Bay.
Burncoose is a horticultural hotspot with a reputation that attracts green-fingered keenies from all over the globe, but also one that has flaunted its horticultural talents nationwide with gold medal displays at Chelsea, Hampton Court and other flower shows.
Experience animal welfare in action at Cornwall’s only Seal Sanctuary and rescue centre. Hear about dramatic rescues and meet the seal and sea lion characters whose individual stories are brought to life during your visit.