The Eden Project
The Eden Project is a popular visitors attraction in Cornwall. Inside the two biomes are plants that are collected from many diverse climates and environments. The project is located in a reclaimed Kaolinite pit, located 2 km from the town of St Blazey and 5 km from the larger town of
The complex is dominated by two huge enclosures consisting of adjoining domes that house thousands of plant species, the largest of the two biomes simulates a Rainforest environment and the second, a Mediterranean environment. There is also an outside botanical garden which is home to many plants and wildlife native to Cornwall and the UK in general. Click here for more information.
National Marine Aquarium - Plymouth
The National Marine Aquarium is the largest public aquarium in the UK welcoming 300,000 visitors per year. Their awe-inspiring exhibits, featuring marine animals from near and far, provide an environment that intrigues, inspires and motivates visitors. Click here for more information.
Flambards Theme Park in Helston, Cornwall is a great family fun day out with plenty of great things to do! Brave the sky high thrill rides, or enjoy the undercover soft play area. Discover dinosaurs in the Jurassic Journey and uncover fossils in the Dino Dig. Step back in time in the life-size Victorian Village and experience Britain in the Blitz in the award winning Indoor Attractions.
Enjoy Cornwall’s best day of the week - whatever the weather. There is plenty to enjoy even on those rainy days. Click here for more information.
Camel Creek Adventure Park
Camel Creek is Cornwall’s Greatest Adventure Park! Nestled in the heart of Cornwall near Wadebridge, it’s the perfect family day out. With the exciting brand new “5D Super Sim Theatre” now open, the fun never stops. Click here for more information.
Get close to over 1,000 of the world’s rarest and endangered animals at Newquay Zoo! Located on the north coast of Cornwall surrounded by 13 acres of lush tropical gardens it is a visitor attraction where you can run wild, explore and release your inner animal. Watch the lions devour their lunch and then adventure into the Tropical House (if you're brave enough) and meet some of the more unusual residents including a sloth! If that isn’t enough, there is activity trails, face painting, a children’s play area, a Tarzan trail and Dragon maze to keep the little ones busy. Click here for more information.
Barbican Leisure Park
Barbican Lesiure Park is based in Plymouth and includes a Vue cinema, a bowling alley with amusements as well as many places to eat including Frankie and Benny's, Nandos and Pizza Hut. An ideal day out especially in wetter weather. Click here for more information.
Lanhydrock, near Bodmin, is a magnificent late Victorian country house with extensive servants quarters, gardens and a wooded estate.
It is the perfect country house and estate, with the feel of a wealthy but unpretentious family home. The kitchens, nurseries and servants' quarters offer a thrilling glimpse into life 'below stairs', while the spacious dining room and bedrooms are truly and deeply elegant.
The house is set in wooded parkland of 1,000 acres and encircled by a garden of rare shrubs and trees. Click here for more information.