7 days in Cornwall Itinerary

7 days in Cornwall Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Dublin
Fly + Bus:  7 h 45 min
1
St Ives
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Padstow
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
End: Dublin

3
nights
St Ives

St Ives ©
St Ives is a seaside town, civil parish and port in Cornwall. Change things up with these side-trips from St Ives: National Trust - Lizard Point and Kynance Cove (in Lizard), Healeys Cornish Cyder Farm (in Truro) and Perranporth Beach (in Perranporth). There's still lots to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden, head outdoors with Kernow Coasteering, head off the coast to St. Michael's Mount, and step into the grandiose world of Pendennis Castle.

To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read our St Ives trip tool.

Dublin, Ireland to St Ives is an approximately 7.5- hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or do a combination of flight and train. In September in St Ives, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to drive to Padstow.

Things to do in St Ives

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Falmouth, Marazion, Penzance, National Trust - Lizard Point and Kynance Cove, Healeys Cornish Cyder Farm
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Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden ©
Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden
St. Michael's Mount ©
St. Michael's Mount
National Trust - Lizard Point and Kynance Cove ©

3
nights
Padstow

Padstow ©
Padstow is a town, civil parish and fishing port on the north coast of Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. Get out of town with these interesting Padstow side-trips: Tintagel Castle (in Tintagel), Davidstow Airfield & Cornwall At War Museum (in Camelford) and Newquay (Fistral Beach Bar & Adrenaline & Extreme Tours). The adventure continues: admire the natural beauty at The Lost Gardens of Heligan, explore the striking landscape at Rainbow Spirit Crystal Shop, look for all kinds of wild species at Eden Project, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Lanhydrock House and Garden.

To see reviews, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Padstow travel route planner.

Getting from St Ives to Padstow by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Padstow

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Newquay, Tintagel Castle, Eden Project, Lanhydrock House and Garden, Rainbow Spirit Crystal Shop
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Fistral Beach Bar ©
Fistral Beach Bar
Davidstow Airfield & Cornwall At War Museum ©
Davidstow Airfield & Cornwall At War Museum
Tintagel Castle ©
Tintagel Castle

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