7 days in Cornwall Itinerary

7 days in Cornwall Itinerary

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7 days in Cornwall Itinerary

Start: London
Drive:  5 h
1
St Ives
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Padstow
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
End: London

3
nights
St Ives

St Ives ©
St Ives is a seaside town, civil parish and port in Cornwall. Explore St Ives' surroundings by going to Trebah Garden (in Falmouth), The Flicka Foundation - Donkey Sanctuary (in Penryn) and Carnewas and Bedruthan Steps (in St Eval). There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at St. Michael's Mount, experience rural life at Healeys Cornish Cyder Farm, take some stellar pictures from Land's End Landmark, and stop by Cornish Tin & Gold.

For more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the St Ives online vacation planner .

London to St Ives is an approximately 5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or do a combination of flight and bus. April in St Ives sees daily highs of 13°C and lows of 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Padstow.

Things to do in St Ives

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Falmouth, Helston, Carnewas and Bedruthan Steps, National Trust - Lizard Point and Kynance Cove, Land's End Landmark
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St. Michael's Mount ©
St. Michael's Mount
Trebah Garden ©
Trebah Garden

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Padstow

Padstow ©
Padstow is a town, civil parish and fishing port on the north coast of Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. Change things up with these side-trips from Padstow: The Lost Gardens of Heligan (in Pentewan), Holywell Cave (in Holywell) and Fistral Beach Bar (in Newquay). There's lots more to do: take a leisurely stroll along Padstow Harbour, steep yourself in history at Bodmin Jail, take in nature's colorful creations at Lanhydrock House and Garden, and learn about all things military at Davidstow Airfield & Cornwall At War Museum.

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You can drive from St Ives to Padstow in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Padstow

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Bodmin, Tintagel Castle, The Lost Gardens of Heligan, Morwenstow Parish Church, Fistral Beach Bar
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The Lost Gardens of Heligan ©
The Lost Gardens of Heligan
Padstow Harbour ©
Padstow Harbour
Fistral Beach Bar ©
Fistral Beach Bar

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