12 days in Cornwall Itinerary

12 days in Cornwall Itinerary

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Perranporth
— 4 nights
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St Ives
— 2 nights
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Penzance
— 2 nights
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Lizard
— 2 nights
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Tintagel
— 1 night

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Perranporth

Perranporth ©
Perranporth is a small seaside resort town on the north coast of Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. Get outdoors at Chapel Porth Beach and St. Agnes Beach. Go for a jaunt from Perranporth to Portloe to see Portloe Harbour about 42 minutes away. There's still lots to do: experience rural life at Callestick Farm.

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Perranporth itinerary website.

Manchester to Perranporth is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to go by car to St Ives.

Things to do in Perranporth

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

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Scenic Walking Area
Portloe Harbour
4.8

2
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St Ives

St Ives ©
St Ives is a seaside town, civil parish and port in Cornwall. On the next day, take in the exciting artwork at The Alverton Gallery, enjoy the sand and surf at Porthminster Beach, then view the masterpieces at Anima Mundi, and finally take in the exciting artwork at St. Ives Gallery.

To find other places to visit, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our St Ives trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from Perranporth to St Ives takes an hour. August in St Ives sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can go by car to Penzance.

Things to do in St Ives

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Wildlife

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Historic Walking Area
Zennor Head
4.9

2
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Penzance

Penzance ©
Penzance is a town, civil parish and port in Cornwall, in England, United Kingdom. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Mon): take some stellar pictures from Land's End Landmark, enjoy the sand and surf at Sennen Cove Beach, then admire the natural beauty at Trengwainton Garden, and finally head off the coast to St. Michael's Mount. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Porthcurno Beach and then view the masterpieces at Tremenheere Sculpture Gardens.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Penzance trip itinerary site.

Penzance is just a short distance from St Ives. In August, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Lizard.

Things to do in Penzance

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

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2
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Lizard

Lizard ©
The Lizard is a peninsula in southern Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. On the 19th (Wed), don't miss a visit to National Trust - Lizard Point and Kynance Cove, then visit a coastal fixture at Lizard Lighthouse Heritage Centre, and then hike along South West Coast Path Walk- Mullion Cove to Lizard Point & Village. On the next day, look for all kinds of wild species at Mullion Cliffs National Nature Reserve and then kick back and relax at Gunwalloe Church Cove Beach.

For where to stay, maps, photos, and more tourist information, use the Lizard trip planner.

Drive from Penzance to Lizard in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Tintagel.

Things to do in Lizard

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

1
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Tintagel

Tintagel ©
Tintagel or Trevena is a civil parish and village situated on the Atlantic coast of Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. On the 21st (Fri), explore the ancient world of Tintagel Castle, take in the exciting artwork at Cliffside Gallery, and then kick back and relax at Trebarwith Strand Beach.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Tintagel online trip builder.

Getting from Lizard to Tintagel by car takes about 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Tintagel

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Museums

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Must see
Tintagel Castle
4.3
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Art Gallery
Cliffside Gallery
4.8

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