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Spectacular West Cornwall Highlights Luxury Private Tour from Cornwall
"This is a private tour for up to 6 people. You will be collected from your hotel or accommodation for the trip to West Cornwall in a luxury Land Rover Discovery. The tour is suitable for all but an ability to walk a few hundred meters from the car will enhance your experience.You will be collected from your hotel at an agreed time for the drive to St Michael's Mount your guide pointing out places of interest and telling some of the history and stories of Cornwall on the route. Admission is included in your tour price. This former monastery dates back to the 8th century and has been owned by the same family since 1650! The castle is spectacular and the sea views are some of the best in the UK.A delicious Cornish pastie may be your lunch of choice (not included) before you drive through Penzance to Land's End where there are great photo opportunities including the chance for your photo next to the famous signpost showing the distance to your home town. There are good views out to the Longships Lighthouse.You will then stop at Botallack en route. This
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Spectacular West Cornwall Highlights Luxury Private Tour from Cornwall
"This is a private tour for up to 6 people. You will be collected from your hotel or accommodation for the trip to West Cornwall in a luxury Land Rover Discovery. The tour is suitable for all but an ability to walk a few hundred meters from the car will enhance your experience.You will be collected from your hotel at an agreed time for the drive to St Michael's Mount your guide pointing out places of interest and telling some of the history and stories of Cornwall on the route. Admission is included in your tour price. This former monastery dates back to the 8th century and has been owned by the same family since 1650! The castle is spectacular and the sea views are some of the best in the UK.A delicious Cornish pastie may be your lunch of choice (not included) before you drive through Penzance to Land's End where there are great photo opportunities including the chance for your photo next to the famous signpost showing the distance to your home town. There are good views out to the Longships Lighthouse.You will then stop at Botallack en route. This
From GBP255.00
 
Spectacular West Cornwall Highlights Luxury Private Tour from Devon
"This is a private tour for up to 6 people. You will be collected from your hotel or accommodation for the trip to West Cornwall in a luxury Land Rover Discovery. The tour is suitable for all but an ability to walk a few hundred meters from the car will enhance your experience.You will be collected from your hotel at an agreed time for the drive to St Michael's Mount your guide pointing out places of interest and telling some of the history and stories of Cornwall on the route. Admission is included in your tour price. This former monastery dates back to the 8th century and has been owned by the same family since 1650! The castle is spectacular and the sea views are some of the best in the UK.A delicious Cornish pastie may be your lunch of choice (not included) before you drive through Penzance to Land's End where there are great photo opportunities including the chance for your photo next to the famous signpost showing the distance to your home town. There are good views out to the Longships Lighthouse.You will then stop at Botallack en route. This
From GBP255.00

More Things to Do in Hugh Town

Old School

Two schools can be found at Carn Thomas. The old Boy's School built by Augustus Smith in 1854 is the one closest to the sea. It was built with a bell tower and extended over the years. It is now used...
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Oct 06, 2007

St. Mary's Parish Church

The construction of this church was one of the conditions of Augustus Smith's lease of the island and it was consecrated in 1838. The lead tanks on either side of the door date back to 1727 and...
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Oct 05, 2007

The Port of Hugh Town

The port is the central point in Hugh Town. Not only supplies and mail arrive here and are dispatched to the other islands of the Scilly's. Most of the visitors also land here by ship from the English...
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Oct 04, 2007

Boat Trips

One can over 100 islands by boat from Hugh Town Islets with such names as Men-a-Vaur, Buccabu and Illiswilgig are just some of the unknown English places. A variety of inter island and circular trips...
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Oct 04, 2007

Scilly Museum

The Isles of Scilly Museum on St Mary's, contains a fascinating array of artefacts, from pre-history to the present day as well as a growing collection of family history records. A great place to...
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Oct 04, 2007

Town Hall

The town hall was built in 1889 and houses the islands administration. Right next to it one can find a typical Scillionian cottage of the late 18th or early 19th century with a scantle slate roof and...
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Oct 03, 2007
 
 
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The Star Castle

The Star Castle is the oldest surviving building on the Garrison. It was built in 1593 to protect St. Mary's in the event of another Spanish Armada and took only 18 months to construct. One can still...
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Oct 03, 2007

Garrison Gate

The Garrison Gate originally dates back to the beginning of the 17th century when the length of the curtain wall from coast to coast across the neck of the Garrison was built. It was remodelled and...
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Oct 03, 2007

St. Mary's Hall

St. Mary's Hall dates to 1939 and was built as a private house for Count Leon Ferrari, an Italian nobleman who married a Scillonian girl. Today it is a luxury hotel.
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Oct 04, 2007

The Old Lifeboat House

Along the beach one can still find the old lifeboat house that was built in 1874 and used only until 1899, to house the lifeboat that was used to rescue from Porthcressa Beach.
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Oct 03, 2007

Church Street

Most of the houses in Church Street date back to the mid 19th century and were built as Hugh Town started to expand in typical style of the Scilly Isles.
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Oct 03, 2007

The Post Office

The Post Office built in 1897 was designed by Thomas Algernon Dorrien-Smith, the Lord proprietor of the Islands. it is an unusual style with its massive granite boulders and alpine roof timbering. ...
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Oct 03, 2007

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