Sometimes the costs of planning a fun family holiday can mount up super quick. Add to that rising household bills and everyone is looking to get the best value from their finances. But that doesn’t mean you can’t still have the BEST family holiday that you all deserve! That’s why we’ve put together this guide to help you make the most of your visit to Cornwall whilst keeping costs down. Whether you want a day out steeped in history, or to connect with Cornish wildlife, there’s something here for you.
With our help, we guarantee you can make amazing memories in Cornwall whilst keeping the costs down.
Trenance Gardens and Leisure Park – 30 minutes away
There’s heaps to do at Trenance, including something for every member of the family. Try out Cornwall’s biggest wooden outdoor skate park. Relax by the Boating Lake (you can hire pedalos if that’s your style). Or take a stroll through beautiful Trenance Gardens.
Royal Cornwall Museum – 40 minutes away
The RCM is free to under 18’s (£5 for an annual pass for adults). This eclectic collection of Cornish culture, art, antiquities, archaeology, science, and natural history will take you on a journey. From deep underground to up into the sky, around the world and way back in time, RCM will take you there.
St Michael’s Mount – 1 hour 10 minutes away
Believed to be the site of a great battle between King Arthur and Cormoran the giant. St Michael’s Mount stands proudly overlooking its famous walkway between to Marazion. You can’t explore the castle and gardens for free but you can take a walk at low tide across to the Mount, and scramble across the rocks to find Merlin’s cave.