Holiday & Travel

Top 10 Things To Do In And Around Newquay

Britons and foreigners visit Newquay expecting to have the best times of their lives. While Newquay is no Disneyland, it is nonetheless packed with a lot of activities that one or two days in Newquay is simply not enough. Here are the top 10 things you can do when you visit Newquay on holiday or vacation.

Learn to surf at some of the UKs premier surfing schools in Newquay. In fact, your visit to Newquay will not be complete if you are not going to at least try surfing. It is, after all, UKs surfing capital.

Have fun at the Oasis Fun Pool, the Holywell Bay Fun Park, or even the Cornwall Zorbing Park. Whatever your desires are, there are plenty of adventures to have in Newquay.

Practice your swing at the 18-hole mini golf course in Newquay. You dont have to be a PGA Pro but families visiting Newquay have always been fascinated and amused at the thoughtfully-designed mini golf course. You can always recharge yourself with refreshments at The Bunker Café before taking a swing again.

Rent the Mystique, a premier charter boat, and head out into the open waters off Newquay. Try your luck reeling in some of the largest game fishes in this part of the Atlantic. Or you can also try reef fishing or fishing in deep sea wrecks.

Admire the dramatic Cornish coast. Keen walkers will love to follow the South West Coast Path which runs along the cliff-tops and around the headlands of this coastal resort. Some of the best spots to admire the view are from the Lewinnick Lodge on the Pentire Headland or from Pizza Express situations downstairs at the Rocklands Newquay building.

Try to hit a strike or even a spare at Newquays Porth Lodge Ten Pin Bowling alley. Try to release the ball on a smooth glide towards the pins. Get into the rhythm as you compete with other members of your family or even your friends. And if your arms are already sore from lifting and swinging bowling balls, you can always try your luck at the pool table.

Get on a horse and try riding on the famed beaches of Newquay or the entire length of its coastline. Trenance Holiday Park has been known for its well-maintained stables. If this is your first time riding a horse, dont worry as you will be accompanied by a highly competent and very friendly staff.

Didnt bring your car? Thats not a problem. Newquay has a very unique solution for you. Its famed Surf Rider Train has been putting smiles on peoples faces for many years now.

Try your hand at lake fishing with White Acres Fishing and Angling located in the beautiful rolling countryside of Cornwall. If you havent tried fishing before and would like to learn the tricks of fishing, you can do so at the White Acres. The idyllic location is excellent for families who may want some quieter times together.

Get on a Segway and explore the coastline of Newquay on these electronic self-balancing scooters the way they do it in Palm Beach and Los Angeles.

Take your kids to the Blue Reef Aquarium, the Newquay Zoo, the Cornwalls Crealy Great Adventure Park, and the Dairyland Farm World and watch them glow with amazement.

These are just a partial list of the things you can do in Newquay. As a favourite destination by local and foreign tourists alike, you can expect a lot of activities to keep you busy during your stay in Newquay.