8 days in Cornwall Itinerary

8 days in Cornwall Itinerary

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Bude
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Padstow
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Falmouth
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Bude

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Bude is a small seaside resort town in north Cornwall, England, UK, in the civil parish of Bude-Stratton and at the mouth of the River Neet (also known locally as the River Strat). Kick off your visit on the 11th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Bude Tunnel, then contemplate the waterfront views at Walk Bude - Coastal & Canal, then identify plant and animal life at Tamar Otter and Wildlife Centre, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Morwenstow Parish Church. On the 12th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: brush up on your military savvy at Davidstow Airfield & Cornwall At War Museum, go for a walk through Boscastle - South West Coast Path walk, then explore the ancient world of Tintagel Castle, and finally examine the collection at The Museum of Witchcraft and Magic.

For other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Bude trip planner.

Exeter to Bude is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to drive to Padstow.

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Parks · Museums · Nature · Wildlife

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Padstow

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Padstow is a town, civil parish and fishing port on the north coast of Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Padstow: The Lost Gardens of Heligan (in Pentewan), Fistral Beach Bar (in Newquay) and Eden Project (in Bodelva). And it doesn't end there: take in the waterfront at Padstow Harbour, enjoy the sand and surf at Treyarnon Bay Beach, identify plant and animal life at National Lobster Hatchery, and trek along The Camel Trail.

To see where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Padstow online trip maker.

Drive from Bude to Padstow in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can go by car to Falmouth.

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Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Trails

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Falmouth

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Falmouth is a town, civil parish and port on the River Fal on the south coast of Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Falmouth: Marazion (Marazion Museum & St. Michael's Mount), Penzance (Penlee House Gallery & Museum & Kernow Coasteering) and National Trust - Lizard Point and Kynance Cove (in Lizard). There's much more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Trebah Garden, take in the exciting artwork at New Craftsman Gallery, kick back and relax at Porthminster Beach, and savor the flavors at Healeys Cornish Cyder Farm.

To see maps, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Falmouth trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by car from Padstow to Falmouth takes an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In September in Falmouth, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) to allow time to drive back home.

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