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Best Days Out In Penzance, Cornwall For Older Children

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Penzance Leisure Centre

  • Penzance
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Located in the heart of Cornwall, Penzance Leisure Centre is the place to go if you want to get the whole family in shape. With a 25-metre swimming p...

Sennen Cove4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Penzance
  • Indoor
  • Beaches

Sennen Cove is a mile North of Land's End lies this idyllic spot with white marram dune backed sands, deep turquoise sea and spectacular sunsets over...

Porthcurno Beach

  • Penzance
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Porthcurno Beach is a soft and sandy beach with pleasant swimming ideal for an all rounder family beach day. Be sure to bring the lot then: buckets a...

Long Rock Beach

  • Penzance
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Looking to explore a great sandy beach? Look no further than Long Rock beach in Cornwall, plus, it’s even dog friendly all year round!  Gather up you...

Mousehole Beach

  • Penzance
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

At Mousehole beach in Cornwall, you’ll discover a great little harbour, which then leads into a beach! Plus, there’s even some exoctic bannana and fi...

St Michaels Mount4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Marazion
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Landmarks

Stroll across the causeway where a legendary giant once walked, and follow the footsteps of pilgrims to St Michael's Mount. Boat hop to an island whe...

Marazion Beach

  • Marazion
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Head down to Marazion beach in Cornwall, a long sandy beach that may reveal a little secret at low tide… You may notice an mystical looking island wi...

Lamorna Cove

  • Penzance
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

If you’re looking for a rocky beach that allows dogs, then Lamorna Cove in Cornwall is a great spot for you.  This picturesque beach is a gorgeous lo...



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Coast 2 Coast Karting

  • Hayle
  • Outdoor
  • Go Karting and Driving

Coast 2 Coast Karting situated in Hayle Cornwall provides outdoor karting for all the family aged 8 and above (who are also over 1.27m tall). Their f...

Carbis Bay Beach

  • Carbis Bay
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Discover Carbis Bay beach in Cornwall, with aqua blue sea and golden white sands, it’s a picturesque location for your day out.  Once you’ve chosen y...

Geevor Tin Mine

  • Penzance
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Caves and Mines

Interactive learning awaits at Geevor Tin Mine with hands on exhibits in the Hard Rock Museum, gold and gem panning for kids, and a trip underground!...

Paradise Park and JungleBarn

  • Hayle
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

The award-winning Paradise Park, with JungleBarn indoor play centre, offers so much for all the family from amazing summer free flying bird shows, to...

Escape Time - St Ives

  • St Ives
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Team of 6, 60 minutes and only 1 way to escape - can you find it? Time to see what the live escape room game hype is all about with a first-hand expe...

Porthminster Beach

  • St Ives
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Porthminster Beach offers a Blue Flag awarded waters meeting a golden sandy beach, with dunes backs and palm tress adding to the tropical feel. Safe...

Praa Sands

  • Praa Sands
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Praa Sands provides a 1.5 mile sandy beach that is backed by a long stretch of dunes, natural habitat area and the village green. At both ends, the c...

The St Ives Cornwall Mystery Treasure Trail

  • St Ives
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Explorers wanted! The St Ives Mystery Treasure Trail needs everyone and anyone with an eye for adventure and a nose for sniffing out the truth. Are y...

St Ives Bay5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • St Ives
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

St Ives Bay actually consists of three very different beaches: Firstly the magnificent surfing beach at Porthmeor (a blue flag winner), overlooked by...

Hayle Swimming Pool

  • Hayle
  • Outdoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Hayle Swimming Pool is an exciting attraction in the heart of Hayle. The pool is a safe place for kids to have fun and learn to swim. Having recently...

St Ives Surf School

  • St Ives
  • Outdoor
  • Water Sports

St Ives Surf School St Ives Surf School is highly regarded as one of the best places to learn to surf in Cornwall from Surfing GB recently naming the...

Tate St Ives

  • St Ives
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Tate St Ives is a family friendly gallery, with an interesting and varied calendar of exhibitions and displays, plus events and activities throughout...

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