Coastal Fun

Get out and about along Cornwall’s coast and have some fun!

Take a sea safari

Padstow Sealife Safaris offer boat trips from Padstow harbour. The themed trips are great for wildlife enthusiasts and include seal, dolphin, sun fish, porpoise and even basking shark spotting. Tel: 07754 822 404 for further details.

Kayak along the north Cornish coast

Koru Kayaking provide a variety of guided trips exploring the caves and wildlife. For more details see our kayaking in Cornwall page.

two kayaks in river

Learning to surf?

Head to Watergate Bay where Westcountry Surf School offer tuition. If you’ve booked a stay with us, they’ll offer you a 2 hour lesson for half price, just request the voucher code when booking and then give them a ring to pre-book a lesson on: 07772 251 778.

The Pit Surf Shop St Merryn Cornwall – a 1-stop surf shop, sales and hire, 1 mile from 7 great surf beaches.

Harlyn Surf School provide not only surf lessons but coasteering, paddle-boarding and kayaking fun as well. Contact them on 01841 533076.

girl on surf board


Active-8 Cornwall is a simple to use website for some of the very best holiday activities in Cornwall including horse riding, canoeing, wet & wild days, coasteering, surfing, deep sea fishing and much more. You can check availability, book on-line and you will be sent vouchers with details and directions.

Hot Rock Coasteer provide coasteering fun around the Cornish coast.

Exploring by boat

Specialised Charters provide trips for fishing, photography or sightseeing on board Obsession. It operates on the Lizard Peninsula and in the Falmouth Bay area. The boat can accommodate a maximum of 2 passengers, so personal attention from the skipper is assured at all times.

boats in harbour at Port Isaac

Exploring on foot

Take a look at Cornwall Beach Guide for more information on Cornwall’s beaches.

Bestwalks is a price comparison site for books and maps on walking in Cornwall and throughout the UK.

Tickity-boo – Newquay’s Online Guide┬áis also a good source of information for the area.

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