Things to do in Falmouth

Things to do in Falmouth

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If you’re looking for a fantastic tourist destination in the UK, find an array of things to do in Falmouth.

Falmouth is perfect for a fun-filled holiday with its delicious restaurants, coastal adventures and historic attractions. Explore opulent gardens, discover interesting heritage sites or try paddleboarding. Whatever you are looking to do, you won’t struggle for choice with all the activities and attractions in Falmouth.

Beaches in Falmouth

Falmouth is perfect for a coastal retreat with its array of beautiful beaches throughout. Enjoy a family day out as you relax at Castle Beach, a classic local hotspot with golden sands, low tides for crabbing and a beach café. Swanpool Beach is a great place for activity lovers, with its Elemental Watersports Centre, Swan Pool, crazy golf, and choice of eateries. The Blue Flag-winning Gyllyngvase Beach, one of the most popular spots in Falmouth, is a popular spot for beachgoers in the summer months.

Attractions in Falmouth

Discover fascinating Cornish attractions in Falmouth that you have to see. Learn about the history of Pendennis Castle, a coastal fortress built by King Henry VIII to defend the county from invasion. Head to the National Maritime Museum Cornwall on the harbour, great for those interested in Cornish history. Those who enjoy nature should explore Trebah Gardens and Glendurgan Garden, two beautiful attractions filled with exceptional plants and flowers.

Activities in Falmouth

If you’re wondering what to do in Falmouth, we’ve got you covered. Spend a day of hair-raising exhilaration at the Flambards Theme Park with its thrilling rollercoasters, Exploratorium and Jurassic Journey. Those looking to explore more of the Cornish coast and treat themselves to an AK Wildlife Cruise where unique sealife awaits among the sparkling waters.

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    WeSUP Paddleboard Centre

    WeSUP Paddleboard Centre
    Gylly Beach
    TR11 4PA

    WeSUP Paddleboard Centre is located at Gylly Beach, which is home to the most spectacular ocean paddling environment in the country.

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