For this tour we will taste the best of Cornwall’s attractions, from the miles of golden beaches, the quaint fishing villages, dramatic cliffs and coastline, to the beautiful moorland and countryside. We will also visit the fabulous Eden Project and one of the most popular Botanical Gardens in the UK, the Lost Gardens of Heligan.
Rosemundy House Hotel, 3 Star
St Agnes, Cornwall TR5 0UF
Tel: 01872 552101
A beautiful family hotel run by the Faulkner family, this elegant Georgian residence dates back to the 18th century and was opened as an Hotel in May 1967. All rooms are centrally heated and have TV, telephones, Hairdryer and tea/coffee making facilities. 45ft outdoor, heated swimming pool, croquet and putting in grounds. The Hotel is set in over four acres of private secluded gardens and woodland and is within easy walking distance of the quaint and unspoilt coastal village of St Agnes and less than a mile from the beach at Trevaunance Cove.
8 Nights Dinner, Bed and Breakfast, Entrance to the Eden Project and Entrance to the Lost Gardens of Heligan.
Saturday 17 July 9 Days £790
Saturday 2 October 9 Days £720
Single Supplement £30. Insurance £29
(includes Insurance Premium Tax at 20%)
DAY 1 We leave our chosen pick up point and travel to our overnight stop in the North of England in time for dinner.
DAY 2 After breakfast, we travel to Cornwall to arrive at our hotel in plenty time to unpack and relax for a while before dinner.
DAY 3 A day at leisure to enjoy St Agnes. The town church is worth a visit to see its unusual poor box. St Agnes boasts many cafés, restaurants, craft shops and galleries and makes a wonderful base for your holiday, also offering four varied beaches, dramatic coastal walks and breathtaking scenery, or simply enjoy the beautiful grounds at the Rosemundy.
DAY 4 Today our excursion takes us to the Eden Project, boasting the world’s largest greenhouse and plants which are collected from all around the world housed in gigantic domes. This will involve a considerable amount of walking – comfortable shoes are a must.
DAY 5 Our excursion today takes us to Land’s End and returning via the Atlantic Coast and St Ives.
DAY 6 We visit the Lost Gardens of Heligan today, asleep for more than 70 years until 1991 when work started on restoration and the gardens are now back to their former glory. We also visit Mevagissey, a beautiful Cornish fishing village.
DAY 7 A day at leisure
DAY 8 We bid farewell to Cornwall and travel to the North of England area for dinner and our overnight stop.
DAY 9 After breakfast we leave for home.