There’s plenty of things to do in Falmouth. A fantastic maritime heritage and an amazing landscape make it really popular to those seeking an exploration of Cornwall’s one-off charms. Explore beautiful Blue Flag beaches comprised of stunning golden sands, take leisurely bike rides down tranquil paths and lanes, long scenic coastal walks and much more.
Pendennis Castle offers a fascinating tour of key historic events, along with some stunning sea views. The National Maritime Museum offers a fascinating tour of Falmouth’s history on the waters. Trebah and Glendurgan Gardens are perfect for a tranquil tour through Falmouth’s gentle climate, and with lovely sandy beaches at Gyllyngvase and Maenporth and the sheltered cove at Swanpool, you really are spoilt for choice!
Find what to do in Falmouth with our holiday articles below. And if you’re feeling inspired, you can also take a look at some lovely holiday cottages there too!
Golf in Cornwall is an absolute delight. Not only do you have grand sea views and gorgeous green links but there are also plenty of inland courses to hone your skills.
With plenty of other attractions to enjoy, including some of Britain’s best pubs and restaurants to review the day’s play, there’s everything for experts and keen amateurs.Read More
With so much to see and do, Cornwall allows you to plan your holiday perfectly. There are beautiful beaches, amazing activities and so many things to do that you won’t possibly fit them in to a single break.
But the one thing you can’t control is the weather! Despite having the mildest and sunniest climate in the UK, when the heavens do open in Cornwall they can put a dampener on visiting some of its most iconic sights.Read More
Cycling in Cornwall is a delight. The region’s rural beauty and its network of cycle trails offer plenty for experienced riders or families looking to stretch their legs in the countryside.
There are coastal routes, woodland trails, peaks, valleys and everything in-between. In fact there’s something to meet the needs of every single cyclist – regardless of age and ability.Read More
Cornwall was made for surfing. The full force of the Atlantic bears down on this rugged coastline all year round, unleashing epic waves that rank among Europe’s best. But couple these wild conditions with a mild climate, grand coastal scenery and pristine beaches and you have something truly special - a breathtakingly beautiful location where everyone can find a surfing spot to match their skill.Read More
In the far south west of Britain, the county of Cornwall is blessed with the longest stretch of coastline in the UK...and literally hundreds of beautiful beaches. To the north, golden sands are dominated by cliffs and Atlantic rollers, whilst the south coast enjoys calmer coves, harbours and estuaries.Read More
There’s nothing the people of Cornwall like better than a good old fashioned festival. And we’re not talking about fairy wings and legal highs here – Cornish festivals are a riot of tradition, culture, music, dancing, food and drink, making them some of the most colourful events on the British summer calendar.Read More
It’s sometimes hard to believe that Cornwall is part of Britain. It’s warmer than the rest of the country; it has nicer beaches than anywhere else in England; and the food is in a league of its own. Yet it’s just a few hours’ drive from your front door.Read More