Days out this Autumn
Cornwall has a lot to offer those staying throughout the year, but especially during the autumnal period when the heat of summer has passed us by. Rain or shine, there is so much to explore when Cornwall gets that little bit quieter and the weather still accommodates adventures out into the depths of the county. Here's a few picks if you're looking for places to visit this coming autumn.
With the warmth of summer easing off there has never been a more refreshing venue to visit than Tehidy, the country park has over nine miles of country path for you to explore in relative tranquillity. The peaceful venue was once owned as part of the Bassett estate; one of the wealthiest families in Cornwall, but today has become a country park for the public to explore the woodland and soak in the countryside.
It cannot be overstated what a wonderful picture of Cornwall that Tremenheere Sculpture Gardens gives you, a fantastic blend of art and nature all overlooking Mount's Bay. With a restaurant open daily there's little reason to venture too far away as you spend the entirety of your day here in one of Cornwall's more picturesque venues.
A short drive from St Ives through to Bodmin is Camel Valley's vineyard, a family owned vineyard since 1989. Camel Valley wines can be found throughout the country and the story behind the vineyard only help reiterate how Cornish produce has permeated beyond the Tamar. Camel Valley offer tours of the vineyard and tastings throughout, leaving you to enjoy every flavour on offer in the tranquillity of the vineyard in the heart of Cornwall.
Unearthed and uncovered after time had taken it's toll and hidden the gardens from memory the Lost Gardens of Heligan were once a sprawling, illustrious estate before being hidden amongst the wild vegetation of Cornwall. Twenty-five years since and the 200 acre site has become a must visit for those staying in Cornwall, so why not make the most of your luxury accommodation in St Ives and go out and enjoy one of the most storied settings of Cornwall's landscape.
While Cornwall has so many options to make the most of your stay in your luxury apartment in St Ives, there's so much more to see. This is only a quick look at some of the places you can visit to get an invigorating experience ourdoors, be it through a garden tour or a wine tasting. If you're in St Ives and are looking to branch out and discover new locations then it's as simple as getting on the road and finding out what's out there. If however, you haven't got those plans to come to Cornwall this autumn, then what are you waiting for? To book a perfect Cornish break at the Sail Lofts in St Ives simply give us a call on 01736 799175 or take a look online to find out what's available.