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. Encouter Cornwall, Goland, Fowey | Canoe and Kayak Hire

    Encounter Cornwall Canoe Trips and Kayak Hire


    Encounter Cornwall have been operating daily guided canoe trips and kayak hire on the Fowey River Estuary for 5 years. From 3 hour taster paddles to full day expeditions there are options to suit everyone.

  2. Gardens in Cornwall | Hidden Valley Garden | Par | Cornwall

    Hidden Valley Gardens

    Par, St Austell

    An intimate three acre award-winning colourful garden nestled in a secluded valley. Escape to this hidden garden where small is beautiful, but size doesn't limit the number and diversity of species sprouting within this little paradise.

  3. Tintagel Old Post Office, Cornwall

    Tintagel Old Post Office


    Nestling among the modern buildings of Tintagel high street, this is an unusual and atmospheric 14th-century yeoman's farmhouse, with a famously wavy roof.

  4. Talland and the Hore Stone c SWCP

    Looe - Talland & The Giants Hedge


    A varied 7-mile walk taking in the beautiful wooded estuary of the West Looe River before crossing the coastal plateau to join the South West Coast Path and follow it from Talland back to Looe.

  5. SkyWire | Eden Project | Cornwall's longest zip wire

    SkyWire at the Eden Project

    St Austell

    Fly for an exhilarating 660m on our brand new SkyWire, and get a bird’s eye view of our enormous Biomes as you soar over them! Now open for bookings...



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Visit Lands End

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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.