8 days in Cornwall Itinerary

8 days in Cornwall Itinerary

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8 days in Cornwall Itinerary

Start: Paris
Fly + Drive:  9​h 15​min
1
Launceston
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Sennen
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Newquay
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Paris

1
night
Launceston

Launceston ©
To see more things to do, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Launceston tour site .

Paris, France to Launceston is an approximately 9-hour car ride. You can also fly. The time zone difference when traveling from Paris to Launceston is minus 1 hour. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel to Sennen.

Things to do in Launceston

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Summerleaze Beach
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Summerleaze Beach ©
Summerleaze Beach
Tamar Otter and Wildlife Centre ©
Tamar Otter and Wildlife Centre

3
nights
Sennen

Sennen ©
Sennen is a coastal civil parish and a village in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. Visiting Porthgwidden Beach and Hayle Towans Beach will get you outdoors. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Sennen Cove Beach and Penlee House Gallery & Museum. When in Sennen, make a side trip to see Gwithian Beach in St Ives, approximately 42 minutes away. There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Porthcurno, make a trip to Mousehole Harbour, admire the natural beauty at Morrab Gardens, and head outdoors with Kernow Coasteering.

For photos, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Sennen holiday website .

Drive from Launceston to Sennen in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can travel to Newquay.

Things to do in Sennen

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Penzance, St Ives, Hayle Towans Beach, Porthcurno Beach, Mousehole Harbour
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Porthcurno Beach ©
Porthcurno Beach
Kernow Coasteering ©
Kernow Coasteering
Gwithian Beach ©
Gwithian Beach

3
nights
Newquay

Newquay ©
Known as the Surf Capital of the UK, Newquay is a vibrant city with youthful energy.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Tolcarne Beach and Watergate Bay. Get some historical perspective at St Mawes Castle and Trerice. And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Crantock Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Porth Beach, see Surfing, Windsurfing & Kitesurfing, and see the interesting displays at Pirate's Quest.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Newquay trip maker site .

Traveling by car from Sennen to Newquay takes 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Newquay

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Crantock Beach, St Mawes Castle
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Watergate Bay ©
Watergate Bay
Crantock Beach ©
Crantock Beach
St Mawes Castle ©
St Mawes Castle

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