5 days in Cornwall Itinerary

5 days in Cornwall Itinerary

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5 days in Cornwall Itinerary

Start: Penzance
Drive:  30​min
1
St Ives
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Padstow
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
End: Penzance

1
night
St Ives

St Ives ©
St Ives is a seaside town, civil parish and port in Cornwall. On the 1st (Fri), head off the coast to The Island - Pendinas, look for all kinds of wild species at Porthkidney Sands, and then look for all kinds of wild species at The Flicka Foundation - Donkey Sanctuary. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat): see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, trek along South West Coast Path Walk- Mullion Cove to Lizard Point & Village, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Morrab Gardens.

For where to stay and more tourist information, use the St Ives trip builder .

Penzance to St Ives is an approximately half hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 13°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Padstow.

Things to do in St Ives

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

South West Coast Path Walk- Mullion Cove to Lizard Point & Village, Morrab Gardens, The Flicka Foundation - Donkey Sanctuary
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Morrab Gardens ©
Morrab Gardens

3
nights
Padstow

Padstow is a town, civil parish and fishing port on the north coast of Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. Discover out-of-the-way places like Cornish Coasteering and Trevose Golf and Country Club. Visiting Trevone Bay Beach and Fishing Charters & Tours will get you outdoors. And it doesn't end there: take in the pleasant sights at Padstow and Stepper Point Walk, look for gifts at Buttermilk Artisan Confectionery, see the interesting displays at Padstow Museum, and kick back and relax at Tregirls Beach.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Padstow day trip website .

Traveling by car from St Ives to Padstow takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Padstow

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Fishing Charters & Tours, Cornish Coasteering
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Fishing Charters & Tours
Cornish Coasteering ©
Cornish Coasteering
Trevone Bay Beach ©
Trevone Bay Beach

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