Things to do

Things to do in Cornwall From iconic attractions to gorgeous gardens...

Welcome to our essential guide to Things to do in Cornwall including everything Cornwall is famous for; surf spots and surf schools; gorgeous gardens; cliff top walks; boat trips; 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 also lots of surprising new, different and fun things to do.

If you're looking for beaches - explore our Cornwall beach guide

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  1. Pentillie Castle and Garden

    Pentillie Castle Garden


    The gardens at Pentillie Castle were described as a ‘National treasure’ by Country House Rescue’s Ruth Watson when she filmed here in 2009.

  2. Nearwater Walking Holidays

    Nearwater Walking Holidays

    Across Cornwall

    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.

  3. Falmouth and Porthtowan Surf School,Falmouth

    Porthtowan Surf School


    We can offer you and your family an amazing activity experience, have fun, and improve fitness together with Falmouth Surf School, regardless of the weather.

  4. Things to do in Cornwall | Wild Futures Monkey Sanctuary | Looe | Cornwall

    Wild Futures Monkey Sanctuary


    A Monkey Sanctuary set in beautiful woodland overlooking the picturesque Cornish coast.   The Sanctuary has been offering a safe home for life to monkeys in need since 1964.

  5. Mount Edgcumbe House and Country Park, Torpoint, Cornwall

    Mount Edgcumbe House and Country Park


    A superb landscaped park, fallow deer, woodland and coastal walks and marvellous view, combine to make Mount Edgcumbe one of the most spectacular attractions in the West Country at any time of the year. One of only three Grade I Listed gardens in Cornwall.



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Cornish Seal Sanctuary, Gweek, Cornwall

Seal Sanctuary Gweek

Set in 40 acres of countryside, this is the only fully operational seal rescue centre in Cornwall. Come and meet seals, sealions, penguins and otters.

Tehidy Holiday Park

Cottages, Caravans, Wigwams and Touring close to stunning beaches, gardens, attractions and walks. 3 x Regional Winner Top 100 Awards.
Shaun the Sheep Experience at Land's End in 2015

Visit Lands End

We’re delighted to announce the exciting events programme and two brand new attractions just opened at Land’s End. Come and visit soon!
Morgan Car Hire in Cornwall @ Perranwell Garage

Morgan Classic Car Hire

Why not explore Cornwall in a classic open top Morgan Sportscar? 2 and 4 seater available. Central location near Truro.