Golant trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Golant

Trip Planner Europe  /  UK  /  England  /  Cornwall  /  Golant
(2.2/5 based on 10+ reviews for 1 attraction)
Things to do: nightlife
Golant is a village in south Cornwall, United Kingdom. It is on the west bank of the River Fowey and in the civil parish of St Sampson.Golant is about two miles (3 km) north of Fowey and seven miles (11 km) east of St Austell.Golant church is dedicated to St Sampson of Dol. The poet John Betjeman remarked that its pews were "extremely uncomfortable, recall the fidgets of Gus and Flora in Ravenshoe". The church was mentioned in the book England’s Thousand Best Churches by Simon Jenkins.The village is on the Saints' Way long-distance footpath. The Fishermans Arms pub overlooks the river. Annie Vernon, the Olympic rower, was a member of Castle Dore Rowing Club in Golant.HistoryA once well-used ford crossed the river near Golant. During the English Civil War in 1644 a 10,000-strong parliamentary army fought Royalist forces in area. King Charles was in the area during the campaign. The Earl of Essex and other prominent parliamentarians escaped by boat to Plymouth. many 17th century cannonballs and musket balls have been found in the area.
Our United Kingdom (UK) vacation builder combines visitor reviews with your personal interests to make an itinerary informed by experts, but tailored to suit your style.
Source

Plan your trip to Golant

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

See this by visiting one of the destinations below

Why?
Some destinations do not have accommodations and require staying in a nearby city. Here are places you can stay:
Parks, museums, sightseeing
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Parks, nightlife, wineries
Visit for: 3 daysStart a plan »
Sightseeing, beaches, wildlife areas
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »
Breweries, sightseeing, nightlife
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »
Nature, zoos & aquariums, historic sites
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to Cornwall

13 days in England BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, teens, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, teens, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Cornwall BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Cornwall BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 38 days in Cornwall BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Cornwall BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM April, kids, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: April, kids, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Cornwall BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM April, kids, popular PREFERENCES: April, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 6 days in Cornwall BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA May, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 4 days in Cornwall BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 1 day in St Mawes BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 6 days in St Mawes BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM April, outdoors, popular PREFERENCES: April, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans

Inspirock Trip Planner in the News