Try something off the beaten track, with our selection of lesser known, but just as beautiful, attractions.
Pinelodge Gardens, at Pinetum Park, St Austell
On the way to the Cornwall’s most famous gardens, The Lost Gardens of Heligan, is this lesser known attraction. It really is a hidden gem, and you will be surprised at how lovely the gardens and tea rooms are. It is very close to St Austell and much more accessible (no windy roads) than Heligan too – an all-round win.
Enjoy the many different gardens, Winter Garden, Water Garden, Sunken Garden, Old Garden, Courtyard Garden, Pinetum, Woodland, The Lake, Japanese Garden, Courtyard, Cottage Garden and Arboretum – phew sounds exhausting! That’s why you then need to take a well-earned respite in the tea rooms, choose from lunches or treat yourself to an afternoon tea.
Kennall Vale Woods, Ponsanooth
An attractive woodland with some open glades, this reserve also contains a [...] Continue Reading…