12 days in Cornwall Itinerary

12 days in Cornwall Itinerary

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12 days in Cornwall Itinerary

Start: Berlin
Fly + Drive:  9​h 45​min
1
Padstow
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
St Ives
— 5 nights
Fly:  10​h 15​min
End: Berlin

6
nights
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: Davidstow Airfield & Cornwall At War Museum (in Camelford), Tintagel (Tintagel Castle & Merlin's Cave) and Boscastle - South West Coast Path walk (in Boscastle). Next up on the itinerary: take a leisurely stroll along Padstow Harbour, get answers to all your questions at National Lobster Hatchery, push the limits with an extreme tour, and meet the residents at Newquay Zoo.

To see traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Padstow trip planning app .

Berlin, Germany to Padstow is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Berlin to Padstow, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to St Ives.

Things to do in Padstow

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Newquay, Tintagel, St Austell, Rainbow Spirit Crystal Shop, Davidstow Airfield & Cornwall At War Museum
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Padstow Harbour ©
Padstow Harbour
Fistral Beach Bar ©
Fistral Beach Bar
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: National Trust - Lizard Point and Kynance Cove (in Lizard), Perranporth Beach (in Perranporth) and Healey's Cornish Cyder Farm (in Truro). And it doesn't end there: take in nature's colorful creations at Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden, enjoy the sand and surf at Porthminster Beach, get great views at Carnewas and Bedruthan Steps, and get outside with Kernow Coasteering.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our St Ives trip itinerary builder app .

You can drive from Padstow to St Ives in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In September in St Ives, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 13°C at night. On the 30th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in St Ives

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Helston, Marazion, Falmouth, Healeys Cornish Cyder Farm, Kernow Coasteering
Highlights from your plan
St. Michael's Mount ©
St. Michael's Mount
Porthminster Beach ©
Porthminster Beach

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