Just a selection of some of our favourite things to do.
Cornish Rock Tours
With over ten years experience running adventure activities in Cornwall, Cornish Rock Tors are one of the South West’s premier coasteering, sea kayaking, stand-up paddleboarding and sea swimming centres. With a team of experienced guides and instructors, and both coastal and sheltered inland venues to choose from, they're a great option for accessible adventures in Cornwall.
Wavehunters Surf School offer 2 hour group lessons
For over a decade, they have been helping adventurous souls to discover this spectacular stretch of coastline. There is a range of immersive surf and marine adventures that get you up close and personal with the breath-taking beauty of the Atlantic Ocean, whatever your age or ability. So whether you’re feeling the exhilarating power of the waves beneath your feet for the first time or the fiftieth time; or exploring the beautiful, marine-life rich waters by boat; or enjoying a moment of serenity on a stand up paddleboard, you’re in good hands.
Surf’s Up Surf School
Surf’s Up! is recognised as one of the top surf training centres in the U.K.
The lessons are entertaining in their own right and packed with activities to get you ripping in the shortest possible time. You might find yourself catching tennis balls with while you surf with Josh, or perfecting the perfect iron cross manoeuvre with Wailin! What ever form the coaching takes it’s going to be a whole lot of fun!
Camel Ski School - Water sports - water skiing, wake boarding, inflatable rides
Since 1977 Camel Ski School has been teaching people of all ages how to waterski. They are now the UK's largest waterski centre now specialising in wakeboarding, wake surfing, paddleboarding, kayaking, inflatable rides and of course waterskiing.
Rock - Padstow ferry
The Padstow Rock ferry named"Black Tor", runs between Padstow and Rock, operating continuously throughout the day at 20 minute intervals. The ferry will depart from one of two points in Padstow depending on the tides.
The Camel Trail - Wadebridge to Padstow
The Camel Trail provides access to the beautiful Cornish countryside along a disused railway line between Wenfordbridge, Bodmin, Wadebridge and Padstow.
The Camel Trail is an 18 mile largely traffic free, surfaced and virtually level multi use trail which passes through some of the most spectacular countryside in the south west. For more information on cycle hire CLICK HERE
Tarquin’s Cornish Gin Experience
Here you will learn inspiring story of how Tarquins first began; become educated the unique botanicals they use and the particular characteristics they each bring to the mix; you will learn the special processes behind their production; and finally you will get to experience a delicious tasting flight through their core gin range.
National Lobster Hatchery - South Quay
The National Lobster Hatchery is a marine conservation, research and education charity based in Padstow, Cornwall, UK. What makes us unique is that our work is specifically related to a commercial species – The European Lobster and in the last few years we have successfully established ourselves as a centre of expertise on a global scale.
Camel Valley Winery
When ex-RAF pilot Bob Lindo and his wife Annie planted their first eight thousand vines in 1989, they never dreamed of the phenomenal success they would achieve within 2 decades.
Their unique tours are relaxed and friendly and the location is stunning; sitting on the terrace sipping Camel Valley wine on a summer's afternoon is magical.
Immerse yourself in history, myths and stunning scenery at Tintagel Castle set high on Cornwall's rugged north coast. Inextricably linked with the legend of King Arthur, for centuries this dramatic castle and coastline has fired the imaginations of writers, artists and even the brother of a king.
For the first time in more than 500 years, the two separated halves of Tintagel Castle have been reunited thanks to Tintagel Castle Bridge.