Known for its creative buzz, contemporary art galleries, maritime heritage and fantastic array of places to eat and drink, Falmouth in south Cornwall offers a wide range of activities suitable for all.
Surrounded by two Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, with the South West Coast Path running alongside them, Falmouth proudly has four beautifully golden beaches to choose from: Castle Beach, Gyllyngvase, Swanpool and Maenporth.
For those that want to get stuck in and give some watersports a try, Falmouth Surf School are at hand offering kayaking, Stand up Paddle Boarding, surf lessons and beach yoga.
If you’re feeling a little peckish, head to Falmouth’s town centre where you’ll find a fantastic array of high end foodie hot spots. Falmouth is also home to some fantastic attractions including the National Maritime Museum, Pendennis Castle and the magical Trebah Garden.
vibrant south coast.
You won’t go hungry in Falmouth, with nearly 200 restaurants to choose from the town offers something for everyone.
From Rick Stein’s Fish Restaurant and the award-winning Oliver’s to the Flying Fish Restaurant, Harbour Lights, Amanzi and The Shack.
Yes. Falmouth offers fantastic walks on the coast path for those holidaying with dogs.
The beaches in Falmouth are dog friendly but impose a seasonal ban from Easter through to October. Do check with the council.
There are many car parks throughout the area offering easy access to the beaches and town centre.
Toilet facilities are available.