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Perfect Summer Getaway to Cornwall

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Day 1: Arrive in Falmouth

  • Arrive in Falmouth and take a leisurely stroll around the town centre, picking up a traditional Cornish pasty for lunch
  • Visit the National Maritime Museum Cornwall to learn about Falmouth's rich maritime history
  • Check into the fabulous Royal Duchy and head to the spa for a leisurely swim 
  • Enjoy a delicious seafood platter at one of our Fruit de Mer Friday events held in our sea-view restaurant

Day 2: Explore Falmouth

  • Start your day with a hearty full English breakfast in our restaurant
  • Head to Pendennis Castle, a historic fortress with panoramic views of the coastline
  • Spend the afternoon relaxing on Gyllyngvase Beach, soaking up the sun and swimming in the sea
  • In the evening, order a cocktail or two in the Terrace Bar before heading in to town

Day 3: Coastal Adventures

  • Embark on a boat trip along the Fal River on the St Mawes Ferry, exploring the scenic coastline and spottling wildlife
  • Visit English Heritage St Mawes Castle, another impressive fortress overlooking the sea
  • Have lunch at a charming pub in St Mawes, enjoying fresh local cuisine
  • Take a leisurely walk along the South West Coast Path, taking in the breathtaking views
  • Return to Falmouth for a laid back dinner in the relaxed surroundings of our Terrace Lounge

Day 4: Day Trip to St Ives

  • Take a day trip to the picturesque town of St Ives, known for its beautiful beaches and thriving art scene
  • Visit the Tate St Ives gallery to see contemporary art exhibitions inspired by the local landscape
  • Explore the narrow streets lined with art galleries, boutiques, and cafes
  • Relax on Porthminster Beach, breathing in the sea air as you tuck into an ice cream
  • Head back to Falmouth and dress up for a fine dining experience in our two AA rosette restaurant

Day 5: Falmouth Farewell

  • Spend your last morning browsing the local shops for souvenirs and gifts
  • Visit the Falmouth Art Gallery to admire its collection of British art
  • Enjoy a seafood lunch overlooking the harbour
  • Depart Falmouth, taking with you the fond memories of your Royal Duchy adventure

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