Visit Cornwall, famous for its dramatic coastline, quaint coastal towns and picturesque fishing harbours. With visits to some of Cornwall’s top attractions, including the Isle of Scilly and Land’s End, this will be a holiday to remember. Be sure to taste the world-famous Cornish pasty as we travel around this stunning county and take in the breath-taking coastal views. Our host town will be the charming historic port town of Penzance and this will be our base for exploring all the delights on offer in Cornwall.
-Luxury Coach Travel
-4 nights bed, breakfast and evening meal
-Day trip to the Isle of Scilly
-Full excursion programme
The Queens Hotel, Penzance is situated by Penzance beach and only a short walk from the town centre, making it the ideal base location for our holiday. With stunning views across Mount’s bay, St Michael’s Mount and Newlyn Harbour, we are sure to have a relaxing stay here. Each of the rooms are equipped with tea/coffee making facilities, free wifi and en suite bathrooms.
Day One – We leave in the morning and head to our hotel in Penzance, with comfort stops on route.
Day Two – This morning, we will head to Land’s End, to discover mainland Britain’s most south-westerly point and one of the country’s most famous and most loved landmarks. Here you will be able to enjoy stunning coastal views, take you picture next to the famous Land’s End signpost and gaze across at the Longships Lighthouse and the Isles of Scilly. After some time at Land’s End, we will make our way to the picturesque fishing harbour and seaside town of St Ives. Here you will be able to spend time wandering through the narrow-cobbled streets, independent shops and traditional fisherman’s cottages. We will then make our way back to the hotel in plenty of time for our evening meal.
Day Three – Today we will have an exciting day on the Isle of Scilly. After breakfast, we will head to Penzance Harbour for our short ferry crossing to the Isle of Scilly. Here, you will have the day to explore the beauty of what this archipelago off the Cornish Coast has to offer. With islands covered in heathland and fringed by sandy beaches, you will be spoilt by the breath-taking scenery.
Day Four – After breakfast, we will spend the morning at the small tidal island of St Michael’s Mount. This iconic rocky island is home to a living community and is crowned by a medieval church and fairy-tale castle. While here, discover the legend of Jack the Giant Killer, immerse yourself in history with the oldest buildings dating back to the 12th century. You will be wowed by the breath-taking views of Mount’s Bay and the subtropical terraced garden. After a morning here, we will head back to our host town of Penzance, for time at your leisure.
Day Five – Sadly, it’s time for us to head home. After breakfast, we will head back to West Wales, with comfort stops on route.