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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 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
 
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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More Off The Beaten Path in Redruth

Carn Brae Monument

As well as the castle on Carn Brae, you will find this 90ft (approx 30mtr) high monument made of granite.It was built in 1836, as a tribute to a local man. Lord Francis Basset was a mining...
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Ash59
Apr 04, 2011

As old as the Hills

Above the townships of Camborne, Pool, Redruth & Illogan, Known collectively as CPRI, is a hill called Carn Brea. The Northern slope is steep with a few rutted paths to the top. One or two are...
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RogerLB
Jun 02, 2010

A rugged coastal path walk

If you exit Tehidy Park via the North Cliff Car parking area (See previous tip on Tehidy) Turn right and then almost immediately left. This is a rough track of about 150 Mts which will take you to a...
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RogerLB
May 29, 2010

St Agnes Beacon Viewpoint

A few miles to the NW of Redruth is St Agnes Beacon, one of the local highspots. Historically fires were lit on the beacon to warn local villages of impending attack. There are a number of parking...
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RogerLB
May 22, 2010

A walk in the Parks

Tehidy Woods & Illogan Woods are two areas of woodland walks close to Redruth. Tehidy is off the road from Redruth to Portreath and is about a mile and a half from Redruth town. There are car...
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RogerLB
May 21, 2010

Carn Brae Castle View

You can get to the top of the granite hill by way of an unmade track via Carnkie Village and there are a few car parking spaces at the top. Do not attempt this unless you are confident in your car and...
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Ash59
Nov 16, 2003
 
 
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Carn Brae Castle

Carn Brae castle sits on a hill over looking Redruth. The last time I visited it (November 2003), it had been converted for use as a restaurant and served excellent food! (see my Restaurant tip in my...
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Nov 16, 2003

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West End, Redruth, TR15 1TE, United Kingdom
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Tolgus Mount, Redruth, TR15 3TA, United Kingdom
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Cross Roads Burrows Ridge, Scorrier, Redruth, TR16 5BP, United Kingdom
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Things to Do Near Redruth

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truro cathedral

The pride of Truro, the cathedral is a magificent building. Admission is free , donations welcome. There is a lovely Nave for peace and contemplation. The Victorians laid the foundation stone for the...
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Porthminster Beach

If you arrive in St. Ives by train the first thing that you’ll see, apart from the platform, is Porthminster beach. It’s a great introduction to the town because it gives people an idea on what to...
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St Mawes

Located on the Roseland Peninsula in eastern Cornwall, St Mawes is most famous for its castle - which, alas, we didn't visit. Instead, we walked through the picturesque centre of St Mawes, up and down...
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Zennor

Among the countless breathtaking panoramic views of Cornwall Zennor Head must be among the most breathtaking. It is tucked away behind the hamlet of Zennor where D.H. Lawrence once spent some time to...
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Mullion Cove

Mullion Cove is another tiny fishing village, but it certainly has a lot of charm. Located at the end of cul-de-sac on the Lizard Peninsula, it makes for a very nice stop on the way to England's...
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Portloe

The minuscule village of Portloe, small enough to not even appear on Google Maps, is one of Cornwall's most beautiful fishing villages. Despite the fame it has earned by being chosen as a location for...
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