Carbis Bay Holidays :: Holiday Activities
For the more energetic, Cornwall offers a range of holiday activities. From surfing to horse riding, kite surfing to coasteering, you will find something for everyone. You can choose to plan the activities yourself by using the information provided here. Alternatively there are a number of companies who specialise in arranging activities in Cornwall on your behalf, such as those listed below:
West Cornwall is without doubt one of the best walking locations in Britain, Its numerous footpaths, bridleways, byways and green lanes can take you through a wide range of landscapes from sandy beaches to rocky coves and rugged heaths all within a few miles of your holiday home in Carbis Bay or St Ives. The South West Coastal Path extends the length of West Cornwall... (more)
Golfers are spoilt for choice in West Cornwall, enjoy the challenge of the oldest links course West Cornwall Golf Club in Lelant, the clifftop course at Cape Cornwall, the stunning links course at Perranporth or the nearby 14 hole course at Tregenna Castle in St Ives - all enjoying outstanding coastal scenery.
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Cornwall is blessed with a mild climate and some of the most beautiful gardens in England. The majority are open all year round and within easy reach of St Ives, Carbis Bay or Lelant. The Lost Gardens of Heligan is near St Austell and well worth a visit with its 22 acre subtropical jungle, exotic trees and shrubs.
Trebah, near Helston, is a garden for all seasons,... (more)
The Isles of Scilly are a cluster of small granite islands set in the clear blue Atlantic Ocean some 28 miles south west of Land's End, countless rocks, reefs and islets that make up the whole group. Each of the five inhabited islands has it own individual features and atmosphere, but the underlying natural beauty is soft, white sand, clear water, sparkling air, rugged granite ... (more)
If you are interested in bird watching, then the St. Ives area of Cornwall is the perfect base to make the most of the fantastic bird watching sites in the area. There are many nature reserves, hides and estuaries, which provide a wealth of choice, together with the unforgettable Cornish coastline. Guests' can be rewarded with rare bird sitings as migrator... (more)
Cycling holidays in Cornwall are very popular. We would recommend spending a day of your holiday exploring some of Cornwall's highlights with a self-guided tour by bicycle. If you choose not to bring your bike on holiday, there are plenty of cycle hire shops conveniently located near to the trails. There are some superb cycling routes in Cornwal... (more)
For the young and not so young, Surfing is one of the most exhilarating activities and, in West Cornwall you are spoilt for choice. Most west facing beaches enjoy consistent good surf however, dependant on the prevailing wind and westher you can enjoy surfing on all beaches. The most convenient for our St Ives guests is Porthmeor Beach, whether your interest is boogie or malib... (more)
With its crystal clear waters, Cornwall is one of the best diving locations in the UK. With a wealth of sea life, from seals to pods of dolphins, ship wrecks and dramatic underwater scenery, you will find that Cornwall is an ideal place for taking a diving holiday or learning to dive. Many local companies offer a boat charter service where you can vi... (more)
If you fancy seeing Cornwall from a different perspective, you may wish to enjoy some horse riding or pony trekking during your holiday. There is something for all ages and abilities. Cornwall is a superb place for your first horse riding experience or for the more proficient, take a longer hack on the beautiful Cornish moors. How many experienced riders have ... (more)
Surrounded by the sea in West Cornwall, you will have unlimited choice of locations for angling. Charter boats are available at most coastal villages including St Ives. Coarse fishing is not so common possibily due the coastal location, but there are one or two delightful lakes in the Cornish countryside where you can enjoy the sport and enjoy nature at it's very best. (more)
If you are an adrenalin enthusiast and want to learn how to kite surf whilst on holiday in Cornwall, then contact Mobius Kite Surfing School. Mobius is British Kite Surfing Association approved and offers a range of kite sports lessons including, kite surfing, land boarding and power kiting. They teach all levels and will tailor their courses to suit you - whether y... (more)
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