18 days in Cornwall Itinerary

18 days in Cornwall Itinerary

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18 days in Cornwall Itinerary

Start: Reading
Drive:  4​h
1
Portreath
— 7 nights
Drive:  45​min
2
Falmouth
— 10 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
End: Reading

7
nights
Portreath

Portreath ©
Portreath is a civil parish, village and fishing port on the north coast of Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Praa Sands Beach. There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Godrevy Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bassetts Cove, take an in-depth tour of King Edward Mine Museum, and look for all kinds of wild species at Porthtowan Beach.

For photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Portreath road trip planning tool .

Reading to Portreath is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight. Expect a daytime high around 65°F in August, and nighttime lows around 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Falmouth.

Things to do in Portreath

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Camborne, Truro, Cornwall Gold, Praa Sands Beach, Heartlands
Highlights from your plan
Godrevy Beach ©
Godrevy Beach
Hayle Towans Beach ©
Hayle Towans Beach
Chapel Porth Beach ©
Chapel Porth Beach

10
nights
Falmouth

Falmouth ©
Falmouth is a town, civil parish and port on the River Fal on the south coast of Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Falmouth: National Trust - Lizard Point and Kynance Cove (in Lizard), Charlestown (Cscape Art & Atishoo Gallery) and The Big Sheep. (in Bideford). Pack the 17th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at The Milky Way Adventure Park. There's still lots to do: admire the natural beauty at Trebah Garden, stroll through The Lost Gardens of Heligan, paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and explore the historical opulence of Pendennis Castle.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Falmouth vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Portreath to Falmouth takes an hour. In August, daytime highs in Falmouth are 65°F, while nighttime lows are 55°F. You'll have a few hours on the 21st (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Falmouth

Parks Theme Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Helston, St Austell, Truro Cathedral, St Just-in-Roseland Church, Plymouth Hoe
Highlights from your plan
Trebah Garden ©
Trebah Garden
Pendennis Castle ©
Pendennis Castle
National Maritime Museum Cornwall ©
National Maritime Museum Cornwall

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