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Days out in Cornwall

Discover the best things to do in Cornwall; from visiting exotic gardens or ancient houses, to exploring the mining history, all encircled by a much-loved coastline

Mount's Bay

Cornwall

Look through the opaque cloak of today’s apparent wilderness, to see the marks left by the farmers, miners, worshippers and fishermen who worked and walked this coast.

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Godolphin

Helston, Cornwall

An ancient and atmospheric estate with a medieval garden and historic house

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St Michael's Mount

Marazion, Cornwall

Rocky island crowned by medieval church and castle, home to a living community

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Godrevy

near Hayle, Cornwall

A vast sandy beach, high cliffs and dramatic coves

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St Ives to Pendeen

Land's End Peninsula, Cornwall

The 14-mile stretch of coast that runs westwards from the holiday resort of St Ives to the mining village of Pendeen, can lay proud claim to being the most startlingly beautiful in south-west England.

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Trengwainton Garden

near Penzance, Cornwall

Sheltered garden bursting with exotic trees and shrubs

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Penrose

Helston, Cornwall

Wooded country around Cornwall's largest natural lake. Penrose features woodland tracks, stretches of coastline and open parkland, the perfect backdrop for a day out.

East Pool Mine

near Redruth, Cornwall

Impressive Cornish beam engines and industrial heritage discovery centre

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Gunwalloe

Cornwall

A site of archaeological importance surrounded by dunes, beaches, a medieval church and a reedbed rich in wildlife.

Levant Mine and Beam Engine

near St Just, Cornwall

High-up on the exposed cliffs of the 'Tin Coast' and part of the Cornish Mining World Heritage Site. At its heart, the restored 1840s beam engine running on steam.

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Botallack

near St Just, Cornwall

On the wild Tin Coast, the famed Crowns engine houses cling to the foot of the cliffs. Part of the Cornish Mining World Heritage Site and Poldark filming location.

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Sennen to Penberth

Cornwall

The south coast of Penwith vividly expresses the changes in man’s use of the land over time. From towering cliffs keeping watch over the western approaches, to gentle, lush valley slopes, and sun kissed beaches – all is here.

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Cape Cornwall

Cornwall

The distinctive headland juts out into the ocean where two great bodies of water meet. Part of the Tin Coast and Cornish Mining World Heritage Site.

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Chapel Porth

St Agnes, Cornwall

A wild but cosy beach, rich in heritage and legend

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Porthcurno

Porthcurno, Cornwall

Exceptionally beautiful beach on a turquoise bay backed by granite cliffs.

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Mullion Cove

near Helston, Cornwall

Originally built in the 1890s, the picturesque harbour at Mullion Cove shelters a small fishing fleet from powerful westerly storms.

Poldhu Cove

near Helston, Cornwall

A sandy sheltered beach on the west coast of the Lizard. A favourite amongst locals and visitors, surfers and wildlife watchers.

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