Steeped in history, it’s famous for its smuggling and mining heritage with a light so special it has inspired artists for centuries.
With a mix of rugged rocks, pretty villages and sandy beaches, West Cornwall has something for everyone and is as captivating during the warmer months as it is for majestic storm watching during the winter. Whether you are looking for some of the best surf spots in the UK, safe and sandy beaches for your family, an inspiring art scene, delicious food or pretty harbours, West Cornwall has it all.
If you’d like to know more about the adjoining Lizard Peninsula, you can view our video guide here >
If surfing is your thing, check out our guide to Cornwall’s best surf breaks here >