Come rain or shine there is always a huge variety of things to do in Cornwall. Whether you’re seeking a treat for the kids or are in need of some pampering yourself, you’ll find everything you need for a perfect day out in Cornwall right here.
Explore the cold, dark cells that were once home to its prisoners and imagine the lonely and uncomfortable lives they experienced.
One of the best surfing beaches in Cornwall; Fistral often plays host to a variety of sporting and music events.
Tuck into freshly cooked, locally sourced food whilst gazing at the beautiful Fowey estuary, with its bobbing boats and timeless tranquillity.
With plenty of things to see and do, Dairyland is the perfect fun day out for all the family.
As a family friendly beach on the North Cornish Coast, Polzeath offers a variety of things to see and do.
A popular attraction in Cornwall; Wild Futures Monkey Sanctuary offers a great day out for all the family.
Taking advantage of the fresh Cornish harvest from both land and sea, the Rose-in-Vale hotel is the perfect place to enjoy a delicious meal.
Signifying the westernmost tip of the country, Land’s End is famous for being one of Cornwall’s most iconic landmarks.
Regarded as one of the best beaches in Cornwall, Gwithian is a great choice for surfers. Situated near Hayle.
Tuck into full Cornish breakfasts, coffee and cake, lovely lunches and delicious dinners.
Riding holidays on Bodmin Moor surrounded by wild countryside, rocky tors and wooded valleys.
A beautiful place to see and enjoy in Cornwall. Recently featured in the new BBC drama series Poldark.
The Elephant Bar and Brasserie features interesting curios and delicious Cornish inspired dishes.
Luxury Spa at the Carlyon Bay Hotel with sauna, steam room, hydrotherapy spa bath and pools.
Carne is one of the largest beaches on the Roseland Heritage Coast, stretching as far as a mile and a half in golden sand.
Offering a relaxed, contemporary dining experience in the heart of Truro.
Not everyone is looking for a bucket and spade beach. Seaton is mainly pebble and coarse sand, but what it lacks in sandcastle-building potential, it makes up for in other ways.
An interactive day out for visitors of all ages; step into Cornwall’s industrial past at Wheal Martyn.
Recently refurbished, the Beach Cafe at Tintagel Castle is one of the best places to eat in Cornwall.
An astonishingly beautiful place to visit in Cornwall; there is something to discover at every turn of Trewithen.
Take the hassle out of your trip to Cornwall with this one stop shop to all your holiday experiences and activities.
An iconic Cornish landmark, the world-famous Minack is an open-air theatre carved into a granite cliff at Porthcurno.
Could this be the haunt of smugglers? Porthgwarra beach recently featured in the Poldark series set in Cornwall.
Boasting untamed beauty and regular surf, there's plenty to see and do at this popular beach in Cornwall.
Voted as one of the best beaches in Britain, Kynance Cove must be seen to be believed.
A hidden gem that boasts fabulous views out towards Pendennis Castle and the lighthouse at St Anthony’s Head.
Perfect for families; Carbis Bay beach boasts a mile long stretch of golden sand and gleaming turquoise waters.
Quintessential cove at the heart of a beautiful fishing village - great beach for swimming and exploring the sea.
An interesting place to visit; the amphitheatre was constructed on top of disused open mine workings.
A popular and beautiful beach in Cornwall; Polurrian Cove is situated on the Lizard Peninsula.
The iconic gallery overlooks the Atlantic Ocean, and showcases some of the best-loved British artworks of the twentieth century alongside an ever-changing programme of exhibitions.
Built in the 13th century, only the ruins now remain of this historic, moated manor house.
Bespoke Blue Badge guided walking tours showcasing the county's beautiful landscape and fascinating heritage.
A huge stretch of golden sand backed by grass covered dunes, Holywell is the largest bay on this stretch of coast and is the perfect place to enjoy a walk, surf, picnic or simply a day on the sand with the family.
A beautiful place to see in Cornwall, this sandy beach near Treen offers a sense of seclusion.
The Clearing Spa is the ultimate retreat for those seeking health, fitness, beauty and relaxation.
The heart of mining country; offering a seven-mile trail through some of the best preserved mining landscape.
Step back in time as you discover thousands of historical objects from both Cornwall and the rest of the wider world.
One of the best beaches in Cornwall for activities and events, with shore-side activity centre - great for families.
Beautiful beaches on the North Coast of Cornwall; popular with both swimmers and sailors.
With a passion for local produce, the award winning team of chefs at Rosewarne Manor strive to create stunning dishes that provide a true taste of Cornwall.
Located in the heart of Falmouth, Bahama Mamas is a tapas style café that fuses food and flavours from all over the world.
If you're looking for things to do in Cornwall, consider a visit to this fantastic open air theatre.
Eat at The Godolphin and enjoy sublime menus and awe-inspiring panoramas of one of the most magnificent beachside views in the county, if not the country.
An interesting Cornish landmark – Trethevy Quoit is well worth exploring when visiting the county.
Standing in secluded splendour the Mullion Cove Hotel offers a range of delicious meals using fresh, local produce.
Located near Padstow, this attractive sandy beach has an interesting and infamous past.
A fantastic Cornish beach located in Falmouth, boasting a cafe, restaurant and variety of water sports.
A sophisticated restaurant in a great city location, with a delicious menu inspired by the freshest Cornish ingredients.
In excellent condition; the mine offers a reminder of what life was like in the late 19th century.
A protected woodland offering a network of walking and mountain biking trails that wind their way through canopies of trees and alongside bubbling brooks.
Whether you sit outside in the sunshine enjoying a treat, or enjoy a hot drink inside, one thing’s for sure - sampling the amazing ice cream is a must!
Located just offshore from Marazion, the castle and grounds of St Michael's Mount provide a 'legendary' day out.
The iconic 4 star hotel The Headland has style and elegance and, at its heart, a calm and luxurious oasis to bring body and soul in alignment.
A former slate mine underground in Cornwall. Beautiful wedding venue and great family day out.
Explore parts of the stunning North Cornish coastline and its wonderful marine wildlife that you would otherwise miss during your time in Cornwall.
A Cornish landmark steeped in history; Launceston Castle was once occupied by Richard, Earl of Cornwall.
One of the best beaches in Cornwall; Perranporth offers great surf, sand, wildlife, activities and more...
The ultimate all-weather attraction in Cornwall with swimming pools, a rapid river ride, and much more...
This waterside attraction with campsite is perfect for a holiday on the water in Cornwall.
A popular place to visit in Cornwall; Newlyn is a contemporary art gallery located just outside of Penzance.
Take to the water with St Ives Boats on one of their daily boat trips leaving from St Ives Harbour.
A delicious Indian restaurant in Cornwall offering freshly prepared dishes created with local produce.
A blue flag awarded beach in the heart of St Ives - perfect for families with a range of amenities close by.
One of the best preserved forts on the English coastline, this iconic castle has changed little over the centuries.
St Anthony Head is a picturesque headland stretching out into Carrack Roads at the southernmost tip of the Roseland Peninsula.
Trelissick is a National Trust property located on a headland at the mouth of the river Fal.
Enjoy a delicious homemade breakfast, lunch or the wood-fired evening menu when you visit Roskilly’s.
Carn Euny is amongst the best preserved ancient villages in the south west, occupied from the Iron Age.
A beautifully located AA Rosette Restaurant in Cornwall, offering views over St. Austell Bay.
A beautiful Palladian style manor house and gardens located between Wadebridge and Bodmin.
Perfect for both families & surfers, Trebarwith Strand remains a popular beach in Cornwall.
A beautiful place to see in Cornwall, Lellizzick overlooks the sand dunes at Hawkers Cove, just outside Padstow.
Quietly nestled into a sheltered cove, Porthluney Beach is situated to the west of the Dodman Point.
A great family beach, sheltered by the beautiful Cornish landscape with plenty to do, see and explore - dog friendly all year.
A truly beautiful place to see in Cornwall, Porthtowan is both a World Heritage Site and surfers' paradise.
A historic landmark; see the Cornish Engine houses perched on the cliffs with beautiful views over the coast.
Beautiful crescent bay, with clear waters close by the Padstow, a great surfing spot on the North coast.
The ruins of Tintagel Castle, built in 1203 are closely aligned with the tale of King Arthur.
In prime position in Porthleven, this is the latest addition to Rick Stein’s restaurants in Cornwall.
Situated near Helston this beautiful Cornish beach is popular with both surfers and walkers alike.
Three decades since the great restoration began, the gardens are a treasure trove of inspiration, history, and atmosphere.
One of the most iconic beaches in Cornwall. Providing some of the best views in Cornwall
A quiet dog friendly beach near Newquay - great for families and surfers.
The perfect place for sun seekers and surfers alike - kick back and relax on this beautiful beach in Cornwall.
This vibrant cafe is perfectly situated as a stop off for a quiet coffee, lunch with friends or afternoon tea when enjoying the city.
As the highest point in Cornwall, this iconic landmark offers magnificent views of Bodmin Moor.
Providing plenty of things to do, Siblyback Lake offers a fantastic family day out.
One of the sandiest beaches in Cornwall located in the famous Mount's Bay nr Penzance.
Wheal Owles and the Crowns engine houses at Botallack doubled as Wheal Leisure in the 2015 Poldark series.
An interesting Cornish landmark - St Breock is the largest and heaviest stone in Cornwall.
A beautiful, long sandy beach near Newquay. Great parking available with level access to the beach.
The flagship of the Rick Stein empire, this year marks 40 years since the opening of the Seafood Restaurant.
A tiny bay situated between Newquay & Padstow, Porthcothan offers a small beach backed by grassy dunes.
A championship golf course with stunning sea views; enjoy a great day out in Cornwall at Carlyon Bay.
Chysauster is an ancient village near Penzance - showing what rural life was like over 2000 years ago.
Choose from several cafes at Eden and enjoy a range of delicious, freshly made dishes.
Providing a truly unique visitor experience, a trip to Cornwall Gold offers the perfect day out for all ages.
Nestled within a beautifully secluded cove – the Beach Bar & Restaurant offers a unique setting and relaxed, family friendly environment.
A perfect beach for families, Mawgan Porth is dog friendly year round and lifeguarded in the summer.
A centre of excellence for lobster science and a fascinating place to visit in Cornwall.
Providing a place of reflection for many, this interesting and beautiful Cornish church is well worth a visit.
Dine in the Gothic elegance of the impressive Governor’s Hall and enjoy a wide range of home cooked, freshly prepared dishes.
A fascinating Cornish landmark - sites such as this were built as striking shrines or tombs.
A beautiful dog friendly beach at the junction of Mount's Bay and the Lizard Peninsula.
One of a number of beaches in Cornwall that local people will count among their favourites.
A great family beach in Cornwall, with good surfing conditions. Surrounded by beautiful walks along the North Cornish Coast.
King Doniert’s stone is the base of a cross thought to commemorate its namesake, the last king of Cornwall.
Come face-to-face with resident seals, otters, penguins and sea lions as they swim, play and feed.
Whether you’re looking for an evening out with the family or friends seeing a film or live stage show, this is the place to be.
Home to resident owls from across the globe, Screech Owl Sanctuary is a great family day out in Cornwall.
Close by to Bude, Crooklets is a fantastic family beach, great for swimming, snorkeling and sailing.
The C-Bay café, bar & bistro is a beautiful place to eat in Cornwall, overlooking the lovely Crantock Bay.
Situated between two rugged headlands Porthcurno is a sheltered beach in Cornwall, ideal for families.
A beautiful shingle cove sheltered by lush green cliffs nr Bude - great for swimming.
One of the best restaurants in Cornwall situated on the beach at Watergate Bay.
St Catherine’s Castle has a prestigious past and is a great place to visit in Cornwall.
Home to heated indoor infinity pool, sauna, steam room and Jacuzzi - you’ll feel a million miles away from the stresses of every-day life at Una.
The warmest and wettest moor in Britain; Bodmin moor is a magical place to see in Cornwall.
This hidden gem is home to a range of delicious delicacies from countries and cultures across the globe.
A beautiful place to see in Cornwall, stunning views come as standard along this stretch of beach in St. Ives.
A great place to see in Cornwall, St Piran's Oratory is the oldest Christian church on mainland Britain.
One of the best known beaches in Cornwall, Watergate Bay is popular both amongst surfers and families.
An impressive sixteenth century manor house just outside Padstow - with beautiful views of the Camel Estuary.
Tehidy is the largest area of woodland in west Cornwall, with over 9 miles of paths and 250 acres of woodland and lakes to explore.
Tucked away in the hamlet of Trethevy you’ll find one of Cornwall’s best kept secrets - St Nectan’s Glen.
A horticultural spectacle, with over a million plants spread across 35 acres of stunning global gardens.
A true hidden gem offering imaginative and delicious dishes in a relaxed, family friendly environment.
Beautiful gallery housing a vast collection of work from the famous Newlyn School of painters.
Now run by the Tate, the Barbara Hepworth Museum is a favourite with culture vultures visiting St Ives and contains the largest collection of Barbara Hepworth work in the world.
Some of the best-preserved ceremonial circles in the South West - an iconic Cornish Landmark.
A great beach for family fun in Falmouth, Gyllyngvase is popular with both tourists and locals alike.
Unique 12 week specialised, evidence-based yoga courses for lower back care.
A magnificent spot for spectacular views... the perfect location for the Defence of the Realm.
Halliggye Fogou is one of the largest and best-preserved underground tunnels in Cornwall.
An interesting and historic Cornish landmark – Tregiffian Burial Chamber is well worth exploring.
Located on the dramatic north Cornish coast the Rockpool is the perfect stop-off for a delicious treat after a bracing walk or fun on the beach.
An ancient oak forest with steep valley gorge along which the River Fowey flows with waterfalls.
An interesting place to visit; Restormel is one of the four surviving Norman castles of Cornwall.
Serving quality Cornish food sourced from local farmers, growers, fishermen and producers.
A real Cornish working farm on the Lizard Peninsula. Meet the animals, explore the farm trails and of course, try some of the delicious ice cream.
Overlooking the iconic Fistral Beach, with stunning views of the Cornish coastline, you'll find delicious dishes in a laid back and casual atmosphere.
A unique gallery in Falmouth; North 55 is well worth a visit when enjoying time in Cornwall.
The quality of the food is reflected in the two AA rosettes awarded to the sophisticated Samphire restaurant. Suppliers are handpicked for the best Cornwall has to offer.
Located just outside Wadebridge, the adventure park is home to a range of thrill seeking activities suitable for toddlers through to teenagers.