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Local Attractions
"...things to do and see..."

On the doorstep...
The Blisland Inn Blisland Community Store The Camel Trail
The Blisland Inn
1 mile
Just within staggering distance of your tent and a must for lovers of real ale
Blisland Community website
1 mile
Essential information about the shop and current events in the village
The Camel Trail
2 miles
18 miles of traffic-free level bike path which will take you from the moors all the way to the coast at Padstow
Hallagenna Riding Stables The Old Inn & Restaurant Snails Pace Cafe
Hallagenna Riding Stables
1 miles
Just down the road with rides suitable for all ages & abilities - unleash your inner cowboy!
The Old Inn, St Breward
2 miles
Loads of seating for families and a huge menu to boot
Snails Pace Cafe
2 miles
Lovely cafe right at the end of the Camel Trail with bike hire to burn off those calories
Slightly further afield...
The Bodmin & Wendford Railway Lanhydrock Cardinham Woods
Bodmin & Wenford Railway
7 miles
Our own steam railway offering a regular timetable and many special events throughout the year. Murder mystery train anyone?
Lanhydrock House
9 miles
A must for all you National Trust members (be warned, Granny volunteers here in the summer!). Also a new off-road bike trail & cafe
Cardinham Woods
8 miles
A 12 km moderate bike trail for all to enjoy and then two red trails for the foolhardy. Also woodland walks, a play area and a decent cafe
Camel Valley Vineyard Surfs Up Surfing School Magic Wood Climbing
Camel Valley Vineyard
11 miles
An award winning vineyard offering tours and tasting sessions - just over an hour by bike straight down the Camel Trail
Surf's Up
15 miles
Come and learn to surf like a pro at Cornwall's biggest, best and safest sandy beach at Polzeath
Magic Wood Climbing
15 miles
Bouldering, Top-roping and Lead Climbing. Run by real enthusiasts and welcome to beginners and experts alike
Top tips for eating out...
The St Tudy Inn The St Kew Inn Rick Steins Fish & Chips
St Tudy Inn
3 miles
Excellent local options for those not wanting to travel that far
The St Kew Inn
8 miles
Renown for it's excellent menu - book ahead for this popular eatery in the summer
Rick Stein's Fish & Chips
15 miles
If you can't wait the six months needed to book into his world famous Seafood Restaurant - you can still enjoy these at Padstow (and save yourselve about 100 per head!)
On the North Coast...
Boscastle & Tintagel Trebarwith Strand Port Isaac
Boscastle & Tintagel
12 miles
A gem of a natural harbour and King Arthur's Castle - (if you believe the guide books!)
Trebarwith Strand
12 miles
A dramatic beach and a favourite with our campers - keep an eye on the tide times though
Port Isaac
10 miles
A must for all you sad fans of "Doc Martin". Well worth a trip even if you aren't
Local adventures...
Cornish Coast Adventures Explore In Cornwall Climbing Cornwall
Cornish Coast Adventures
12 miles
Kayaking tours for all ages including fun family trips
Explore in Cornwall
various locations
Whole or Half day guided walks exploring the wildlife of Cornwall's dramatic coastal footpath
Climbing Cornwall
various locations
Courses range from introductory beginner sessions, all the way through to multi-pitch sea-cliff lead climbing courses
Worth the drive...
The Eden Project The Lost Gardens of Heligan The National Martine Museum
The Eden Project
17 miles
It needs no introduction - the eighth wonder of the world!
The Lost Gardens of Heligan
28 miles
If you only visit one garden in Cornwall, make it this one
The National Maritine Museum
43 miles
For all things nautical - "avast me hearties!"

Dominic & Cathy Fairman
South Penquite Farm, Blisland, Bodmin, Cornwall

Tel: 01208 850491