20 Best Things To Do In Bude Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Bude

Ranked amongst some of the best seaside towns in the UK, Bude offers plenty of family-friendly attractions. You’ll love all the fun things to do in Bude!

Get out on the water and have a go at canoeing, boating or windsurfing at Tamar Lakes Country Park. There’s a cycle and nature trail, as well as a café and children’s play area. An ideal spot to make memories from your Bude family day out!

 

Regardless of the weather you can enjoy year round tropical temperatures at The Splash. The 33m swimming pool has a wave machine and flumes, guaranteed to keep your tiny water lovers happy on a cold, wet afternoon.

 

The best fun to be had, though, has to be on the beach. Whether you’re enjoying a bracing beach walk with the family and dog or basking in glorious sunshine while the kids build sandcastles, is not only fun, but it’s also absolutely free!

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Family on Murder Mystery Trail

Bude Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Bude
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Something is in the air on the Bude Mystery Treasure Trail, something the locals can’t quite put their finger on… That’s why your crack team are on t...

Ball pit at Harlequinns Leisure in Bude

The Venue Bude

  • Bude
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

The Venue Bude is Cornwalls premier all weather attraction venue boasting tenpin bowling, a bar and snack restaurant and not forgetting Screamers Pla...

Kids in swimming pool at The Splash Bude in Cornwall

Splash Leisure Pool

  • Bude
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

With a huge 33m five-lane swimming pool, The Splash in Bude is a luxurious spot to get wet! There are two distinct sessions so that every family or i...

Women on segways at Segway Bude

Segway Bude

  • Bude
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Which way? Segway! Find out what all the fuss is about at Segway Bude. This is a unique day out where you can try something new while taking in the l...

Kids running on a sandy beach

Widemouth Bay

  • Bude
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

If you’re looking for a huge sandy beach in Cornwall, then Widemouth Bay is definitely the spot for you. It’s great for all sorts of seaside activiti...

Instructor with boy at Atlantic Pursuits in Bude

Atlantic Pursuits

  • Bude
  • Outdoor
  • Water Sports

At Atlantic Pursuits swap the boredom for the buzz and try out a new adrenaline hobby, with no experience or superhero fitness required and full tuit...

People canoeing at Tamar Lakes Country Park in Bude

Tamar Lakes Country Park

  • Bude
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Tamar Lakes are conveniently located just inland from the coastal resort of Bude. The fun, relaxed atmosphere makes it a great location to learn a ne...

A toddler standing on a pebble beach

Crackington Haven Beach

  • Crackington Haven
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Looking for a great lifeguarded cove? Crackington Haven beach in Cornwall offers lifeguarding during the summer, so the little ones will be able to f...

Family on Cosmic Typhoon at Milky Way Adventure Park in Bideford

Milky Way Adventure Park

  • Bideford
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Theme Parks and Funfairs

You couldn’t travel all the way to the Milky Way without meeting a few aliens, right?  Grab your Blasteroid laser, hop on your Cyber Scooter and get...

Gnomes at The Gnome Reserve in Bradworthy

The Gnome Reserve

  • Bradworthy
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Wander the four enchanted acres of The Gnome Reserve whilst wearing your very own gnome hats! Making over seventy television appearances and being in...

Exhibition room at Museum of Witchcraft in Boscastle

Museum of Witchcraft

  • Boscastle
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Museum of Witchcraft, which can be found by the harbour in Boscastle, is amongst Cornwall's most popular museums, and houses the largest collection o...

A toddler standing on a pebble beach

Boscastle Beach

  • Boscastle
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Discover Boscastle harbour beach in Cornwall, a sweet little harbour that’s perfect for a relaxing seaside day out.  Boscastle bay is set in a sweet...

Dragon sign at Dragon Archery in Holsworthy

Dragon Archery

  • Holsworthy
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Dragon Archery offers you the opportunity to learn the ancient skill of archery under expert tuition and supervision with themed archery ranges and m...

Boats along shore at Clovelly Village in Bideford

Clovelly Village

  • Bideford
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

At Clovelly Village after being welcomed with an audio visual exhibit, you are free to explore the Kingsley Museum and the Fisherman's Cottage alongs...

Waterfall at St Nectans Glen in Tintagel

St Nectans Glen

  • Tintagel
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

This charming natural wonder site at Saint Nectan's Glen is situated where the River Trevillet has delicately carved its way through the swathes of L...

Aerial view of maze at Hidden Valley Discovery Park in Launceston

Hidden Valley Discovery Park

  • Launceston
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Hidden Valley Discovery Park, a hidden gem and great entertainment for everyone. Take a walk and relax in the many magical secret gardens; including...

A girl showing her hands covered in sand

Tintagel Haven Beach and Merlins Cove

  • Tintagel
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Tintagel Haven beach and Merlin's cove are a delightful little beach and cove hidden away in Cornwall, and are perfect for an escape away from the cr...

Sea around Tintagel Castle

Tintagel Castle

  • Tintagel
  • Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

With its pretty spectacular location on Cornwall's dramatic and windswept Atlantic coastline, Tintagel is a beautiful place full of magic and myth wh...

Girls with bunny at Trethorne Leisure Park in Launceston

Trethorne Leisure Park

  • Launceston
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

The classic Cornwall holiday can go one of two ways - beautiful British sun, or miserable and rainy! Trethorne Leisure Park bets on both and offers g...

The toddlers soft play area at Bridge Community Centre

Bridge Community Centre

  • Launceston
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Forget soggy sandwiches and awkward chat; this is a community centre with all the trimmings like parties, table football and four levels of soft play...

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