12 days in Cornwall Itinerary

12 days in Cornwall Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Mevagissey
— 2 nights
2
St Ives
— 5 nights
3
Tintagel
— 4 nights

2
nights
Mevagissey

Mevagissey ©
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Mevagissey: Lanhydrock House and Garden (in Bodmin) and Screech Owl Sanctuary (in St Columb Major).

To find more things to do, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Mevagissey day trip planner.

Exeter to Mevagissey is an approximately 2-hour car ride. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to drive to St Ives.

Things to do in Mevagissey

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bodelva, St Austell, South West Coast Path - Portmellon & Bodrugan's Leap Walk, Lanhydrock House and Garden, Gribbin Head
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Mevagissey Rib Rides ©
Mevagissey Rib Rides
Eden Project ©
Eden Project
The Lost Gardens of Heligan ©
The Lost Gardens of Heligan

5
nights
St Ives

St Ives ©
St Ives is a seaside town, civil parish and port in Cornwall. You'll find plenty of places to visit near St Ives: Trebah Garden (in Mawnan Smith), Falmouth (Pendennis Castle & National Maritime Museum Cornwall) and Perranporth Beach (in Perranporth). There's still lots to do: head off the coast to St. Michael's Mount, look for all kinds of wild species at Feadon Farm Wildlife Centre, experience rural life at Healeys Cornish Cyder Farm, and look for gifts at Sweetlime Studio.

Discover how to plan a St Ives trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can drive from Mevagissey to St Ives in 1.5 hours. August in St Ives sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can go by car to Tintagel.

Things to do in St Ives

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Falmouth, Newquay, Feadon Farm Wildlife Centre, Crantock Beach, Kernow Coasteering
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St. Michael's Mount ©
St. Michael's Mount
Porthminster Beach ©
Porthminster Beach
Fistral Beach Bar ©
Fistral Beach Bar

4
nights
Tintagel

Tintagel ©
Tintagel or Trevena is a civil parish and village situated on the Atlantic coast of Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. Get out of town with these interesting Tintagel side-trips: Bodmin Jail (in Bodmin), Padstow (Padstow Harbour, Padstow Sealife Safaris, &more) and Tamar Otter and Wildlife Centre (in Launceston). The adventure continues: delve into the distant past at Tintagel Castle, stroll the grounds of St. Breward Parish Church, enjoy the sand and surf at Treyarnon Bay Beach, and take in the pleasant sights at Boscastle - South West Coast Path walk.

To find ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Tintagel driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from St Ives to Tintagel takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Tintagel

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Padstow, Bodmin, Wadebridge, Tamar Otter and Wildlife Centre, Boscastle - South West Coast Path walk
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Tintagel Castle ©
Tintagel Castle
Rocky Valley ©
Rocky Valley
Padstow Sealife Safaris ©
Padstow Sealife Safaris

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