Cornwall Guides

Cornwall is a treasure trove of things to see, do, and experience with something for everyone in your party. Here you will find great information for planning your Cornwall holiday to ensure that you make the most of your time in the county.

If you’re looking at ways to spend your day as a family, or want to find somewhere special to visit with a loved one or a group of friends, our things to do guide is the place to start. Here you will be able to discover the wealth of visitor attractions, events, and festivals that are taking place throughout the region and plan your break accordingly. Whether you want to hit the surf with a local surf school, explore the best of the great outdoors, or visit one of the food festivals that are taking place, you will find out about it here.


For foodies, Cornwall is renowned for its unique culinary delights and you are able to sample the best of them from a myriad of different locations around the county. Using our Cornwall food and drink guide, you are able to discover where you can find the best cafes, restaurants, and tea rooms in Cornwall as well as the best food festivals. Remember that when you order your cream tea in Cornwall, the jam goes on before the cream. Also, look out for a traditional Cornish pasty, as well as the more unique stargazey pie.

If you’re just looking for a place to lay your towel on the sand, Cornwall is home to some of the best beaches in the UK. It is also regarded as the home of surfing in the UK, particularly in Newquay. To allow you to find the closest beach to your holiday location, we have conveniently plotted them on an easy-to-use map.

If you’re new to Cornwall, or simply want to find your way around, you will find our map of Cornwall to be a handy resource. Discover popular towns and villages as well as hidden secret gems.

Finally, for in-depth information about the county featuring the history of Cornwall, famous connections, weather information, and transport links, visit our Cornwall page which contains all the information you could need about the county.

Ultimately, be inspired by our Cornwall visitor guides and enjoy an unforgettable holiday in the county. Also, be sure to view our blog to find out about the latest news and events.

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