Nearly a third of Cornwall is designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and includes some spectacular coast, the rugged uplands and the tranquil wooded river valleys. The Looe Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, one of 46 in the UK, is unique in that it consists of 12 separate geographical areas but is one single AONB. These sections include 10 stretches of Cornish coastline as well as the Camel Estuary and Bodmin Moor.
So, you've arrived in Looe and want to explore a bit more of the county. Why not take a boat trip or take a Cornish cycle tour, follow a trail or hire a classic car? You can also learn from guided tours that provide local knowledge and facts giving a unique experience where you can see the secrets of Looe that visitors often don’t know about. Browse our listings for ideas.
Search listings representing the very best Looe has to offer its ramblers. From walking along an inland path network of over 2,400 miles, simply taking a gentle stroll along your choice of beach, or exploring one of Cornwall's many beautiful gardens and estates, there will always be more to see and do.
Choose from a selection of family friendly activities suitable for a variety of ages throughout Looe. Search listings representing the best activities Looe has to offer, whether that be an artistic activity, a sporty activity or an unforgettable experience it ensures a wonderful day out for everyone.
Visit the finest historic houses and stately homes in Looe. The houses offer an interesting day out allowing a glimpse into the past with historic houses, artefacts and fine art waiting to be discovered. The stately homes also have beautiful gardens, land and woodland that can be explored.
Looe and Cornwall have achieved international recognition from UNESCO that has credited World Heritage Site status to ten industrial landscape areas which best represent our mining past. Looe's vibrant identity has evolved from history going back 3000 years and a rich traditional culture much of which still lives and breathes through the sites and scenery found throughout the region today.
Enjoying the warmth of the Gulf Stream, the magical gardens in Looe are home to a wealth of exciting, rare and beautiful plants and trees. From wild woodland to neatly manicured lawns, from the small and unusual to large and famous. Browse through listings representing the best Looe has to offer. Use the right-hand filters to refine your search and help you find exactly what you're looking for.
Find out more about how you can see wildlife for yourself either on land or around Looe's coastal waters, rivers, estuaries and lakes. Discover Looe’s wildlife with tours, trips to nature reserve or at attractions where you can learn more about the animals and wildlife in Cornwall. Find out more by browsing our listings.