4 days in Cornwall Itinerary

4 days in Cornwall Itinerary

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4 days in Cornwall Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  3​h 45​min
1
Newquay
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Porthcurno
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h
End: London

2
nights
Newquay

Newquay ©
Known as the Surf Capital of the UK, Newquay is a vibrant city with youthful energy.
Explore hidden gems such as St Mawes Castle and National Lobster Hatchery. Step out of the city life by going to Crantock Beach and Watergate Bay. Step out of Newquay to go to Mevagissey and see Mevagissey Museum, which is approximately 42 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Porth Beach, stroll through Harlyn Bay, and admire the striking features of Trerice.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Newquay trip itinerary site .

London to Newquay is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Porthcurno.

Things to do in Newquay

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Padstow, Crantock Beach, St Mawes Castle, Mevagissey Museum
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Crantock Beach ©
Crantock Beach
St Mawes Castle ©
St Mawes Castle
Harlyn Bay ©
Harlyn Bay

1
night
Porthcurno

Porthcurno ©
Porthcurno Amenities and homesThe village comprises houses and apartment blocks together with a few commercial premises along the access road known as "The Valley". Kick off your visit on the 8th (Mon): admire the masterpieces at Penlee House Gallery & Museum, then see the interesting displays at Telegraph Museum Porthcurno, and then kick back and relax at Porthcurno.

Before you visit Porthcurno, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can drive from Newquay to Porthcurno in 1.5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Porthcurno

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Penlee House Gallery & Museum
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Telegraph Museum Porthcurno ©
Telegraph Museum Porthcurno
Porthcurno Beach ©
Porthcurno Beach
Penlee House Gallery & Museum ©
Penlee House Gallery & Museum

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