Things to do in Padstow

Padstow is renowned for its delicioiusly fresh seafood, made famous by Rick Stein. Aside from dining at Michelin star restaurants and harbourside inns, there's plenty to keep you busy in Padstow.

Feast your way around the harbour, pedal alongside the Camel Estuary, relax on golden sand, or experience a day on the water. Do it all in Padstow.

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Padstow Harbour

Harbour Town

Padstow is a quaint Cornish town that you simply must explore on your next visit. In the town, you'll find boutique shops and galleries at every twist and turn, showcasing the very best of Cornwall's makers & shakers! You'll always be led back to the harbour, at the very heart of this coastal town. Sit along the harbour wall and tuck into an ice-cream or Cornish pasty... just watch out for the seagulls!

Camel Trail
Daymer Bay
Treyarnon Bay

At the coast

Padstow's coastal position makes it the perfect place to explore on land and sea. Jump on a wildlife watching boat trip, or find out more about our marine life at the National Lobster Hatchery. Relax on one of the many sandy beaches in and around the area, or learn to ride the waves at a local surf school.

Padstow is also the ideal destination for exploring on two (or three!) wheels. The Camel Trail is an 18 mile cycle trail between Padstow, Wadebridge, Bodmin and Wenfordbridge. We recommend ending in Padstow and rewarding yourself with tasty local treats!

Whether you're after an exceptional gastronomic experience, a relaxing coastal retreat, or a family seaside adventure, Padstow has something for you. Discover more about this quaint coastal town and start planning your days out.

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