5 days in Salisbury & Cornwall Itinerary

5 days in Salisbury & Cornwall Itinerary

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5 days in Salisbury & Cornwall Itinerary

Start: Brighton and Hove
Drive:  1​h 45​min
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Salisbury
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
St Austell
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Lizard
— Few hours
Drive:  45​min
4
Penzance
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Tintagel
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
End: Plymouth

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Salisbury

Salisbury ©
Salisbury is a cathedral city in Wiltshire, England, and the only city within the county. On the 20th (Fri), make a trip to Stonehenge, brush up on your military savvy at Boscombe Down Aviation Collection, and then contemplate the long history of The Close.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Salisbury trip app .

Brighton and Hove to Salisbury is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 11°C in December, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to St Austell.

Things to do in Salisbury

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Stonehenge
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Boscombe Down Aviation Collection ©
Boscombe Down Aviation Collection
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge

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St Austell

St Austell ©
St Austell is a civil parish and major town in Cornwall, England, UK. To find maps, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the St Austell road trip site .

You can drive from Salisbury to St Austell in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Lizard.
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Portloe Harbour ©
Portloe Harbour

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Lizard

Lizard
The Lizard is a peninsula in southern Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. To see photos, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Lizard tour itinerary maker site .

Traveling by car from St Austell to Lizard takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of train and bus. In December, daytime highs in Lizard are 12°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Penzance.

Things to do in Lizard

Outdoors

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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 22nd (Sun): explore the ancient world of Lanyon Quoit and then make a trip to Madron Well.

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Getting from Lizard to Penzance by car takes about an hour. In December in Penzance, expect temperatures between 12°C during the day and 7°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 23rd (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Tintagel.

Things to do in Penzance

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Carn Euny Ancient Village
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Lanyon Quoit ©
Lanyon Quoit
Carn Euny Ancient Village ©
Carn Euny Ancient Village
Madron Well ©
Madron Well

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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. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): don't miss a visit to Trevena Square, take an in-depth tour of Davidstow Moor RAF Memorial Museum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Fontevrault Chapel, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Tintagel Methodist Church.

For other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read Tintagel route builder .

Getting from Penzance to Tintagel by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. On the 24th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Tintagel

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Davidstow Moor RAF Memorial Museum
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Tintagel Methodist Church ©
Tintagel Methodist Church
Davidstow Moor RAF Memorial Museum ©
Tintagel Castle ©
Tintagel Castle

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