Golden Globe race, Falmouth, Summer 2018, What's On

14 Jun 2018 to 15 Jun 2018
South Coast
To celebrate Sir Robin Knox-Johnston’s historic 1968/9 world first solo non-stop circumnavigation in the Sunday Times Golden Globe Yacht Race, a new Golden Globe Race will be staged to mark the 50th Anniversary, starting from Falmouth on June 14th, 2018.
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Things to Do in St Mawes

What do you fancy doing whilst in St Mawes? Maybe a gorgeous garden one day, a gallery or museum the next, or perhaps something a little more active – surf schools, boat trips, cliff top walking, cycling…take your pick.

Or if history and heritage is more your thing you’ll love our historic houses, castles, museums and World Heritage Sites. 

And don’t forget our iconic attractions they are not-be-missed!

Family Attractions in St Mawes

Search from hundreds of listings of official Tourist Board members representing the very best St Mawes has to offer in family tourist attractions. Enjoy a day out with family attractions for everyone to experience with family friendly activities in St Mawes. 

Attractions in St Mawes

Discover the special places St Mawes is famous for; gorgeous gardens and iconic attractions such as St Michael's Mount, the Lost Gardens of Heligan, Minack Theatre, Land's End, Tintagel Castle and the Eden Project. But St Mawes 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.

AONB in St Mawes

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 St Mawes 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.

Trips and tours in St Mawes

So, you've arrived in St Mawes 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 St Mawes that visitors often don’t know about. Browse our listings for ideas.  

Walking in St Mawes

Search listings representing the very best St Mawes 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.         

Activities in St Mawes

Choose from a selection of family friendly activities suitable for a variety of ages throughout St Mawes. Search listings representing the best activities St Mawes has to offer, whether that be an artistic activity, a sporty activity or an unforgettable experience it ensures a wonderful day out for everyone. 

Castles in St Mawes

Mighty coastal fortresses, beautiful hilltop castles and the legend of King Arthur, visiting castles in St Mawes can be an adventure for all the family. Enjoy the peaceful Cornish countryside, take in fantastic coastal views or watch history come alive.