Days Out

Praa Sands
1 mile

A coastal village with a mile-long sandy beach, well known for attracting surfers, beach lovers and children alike. Home to both cafes and shops, Praa Sands makes for a perfect day out and convenient base from which to explore the surrounding designated area of outstanding natural beauty.

St Michael's Mount
4 miles

Located just off the coast of the historic town of Marazion, St Michael's Mount is a rocky island crowned by a medieval church and castle, freely accessible at low tide via a cobblestone causeway. Home to a subtropical garden, shops and cafe, St Michael's Mount is sure to be a highlight of your trip.

4.7 miles

Historically established as a harbour of refuge Porthleven is well used to huge waves crashing against it's coast line; whether it be your starting point for a scenic coastal walk or just a pitstop for some of the south coast's best fish and chips against a stunning backdrop, Porthleven is sure to have something for you.

Gardens and Nurseries

Queen Mary Gardens
19 miles

Cliff Rd, Falmouth TR11 4LX
Small, beautiful, free, council garden backing onto Gyllyngvase Beach, lots of succulents.

With huge geodesic domes protecting Tropical and Mediterranean biomes the Eden Project is a fantastic day out, sure to be a hit with plant lovers and families alike, and if thats not enough for you, rest assured that it is meerly the tip of the iceburg when it comes to beautifully kept gardens around Cornwall.