9 days in Cornwall Itinerary

9 days in Cornwall Itinerary

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9 days in Cornwall Itinerary

Start: Redhill
Drive:  5​h
1
Tintagel
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
St Ives
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Mevagissey
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
End: Redhill

1
night
Tintagel

Tintagel ©
Tintagel or Trevena is a civil parish and village situated on the Atlantic coast of Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. On the 31st (Sat), admire the striking features of The Old Post Office, stop by The Charlie Bears Gallery & Shop, and then delve into the distant past at Tintagel Castle. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Trebarwith Strand Beach and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Materiana's Church.

To find ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Tintagel trip builder app .

Redhill to Tintagel is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can drive to St Ives.

Things to do in Tintagel

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

The Charlie Bears Gallery & Shop
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Trebarwith Strand Beach ©
Trebarwith Strand Beach
St. Materiana's Church ©
St. Materiana's Church
Tintagel Castle ©
Tintagel Castle

5
nights
St Ives

St Ives ©
St Ives is a seaside town, civil parish and port in Cornwall. Relax by the water at Fistral Beach Bar and Portreath Beach. Get some cultural insight at St. Michael's Mount and Wheal Martyn. Change things up with these side-trips from St Ives: Lizard Lighthouse Heritage Centre (in Lizard), Carnewas and Bedruthan Steps (in St Eval) and Cape Cornwall (in St Just). There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Wheal Coates, identify plant and animal life at Porthkidney Sands, admire the natural beauty at Tremenheere Sculpture Gardens, and step into the grandiose world of Restormel Castle.

For photos, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read St Ives route website .

Drive from Tintagel to St Ives in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to drive to Mevagissey.

Things to do in St Ives

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Penzance, St. Michael's Mount, Eden Project, Carnewas and Bedruthan Steps, Wheal Martyn
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Tremenheere Sculpture Gardens ©
Tremenheere Sculpture Gardens
St Ives Harbour Beach ©
St Ives Harbour Beach
Portreath Beach ©
Portreath Beach

2
nights
Mevagissey

Mevagissey ©
Mevagissey is a village, fishing port and civil parish in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. Start off your visit on the 7th (Sat): look for gifts at The Mevagissey Soapery, see the interesting displays at Mevagissey Museum, explore the historical opulence of Caerhays Castle, pause for some serene contemplation at St Just-in-Roseland Church, then step into the grandiose world of St Mawes Castle, and finally take in the exciting artwork at David Weston Gallery. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Swanpool Beach and then cast your line with a fishing tour.

To see more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Mevagissey trip itinerary planning app .

Traveling by car from St Ives to Mevagissey takes 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Mevagissey

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

St Mawes Castle, Swanpool Beach, St Just-in-Roseland Church
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Mevagissey Museum ©
Mevagissey Museum
St Just-in-Roseland Church ©
St Just-in-Roseland Church
St Mawes Castle ©
St Mawes Castle

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