Out & About
Discover places to see and things to do whilst in and around Mawnan Smith, Cornwall to truly enhance your stay come rain or shine!
Green Fingers The village of Mawnan Smith - a mile from Swallowtails - is home to three famous gardens. The National Trust garden, Glendurgan is famous for the cherry laurel maze and walkway which leads down to the quaint hamlet of Durgan on the River Helford. Trebah is a uniquely beautiful 25 acre tropical ravine garden with its own beach. At Carwinion you will find the National Collection of Bamboos and a magical valley walk full of tree ferns.
Historical Trails Follow in the footsteps of 18th Century tin miners on an atmospheric tour of Poldark Mine. Situated in the picturesque Wendron Valley, now a World Heritage Site, once the scene of intense industrial activity; the site's attractive surroundings and gardens belie its industrial past.
The Cornish Coastline Don't forget your walking boots- the rugged and wild Cornish coastal path is a rambler's delight. There are numerous stunning beaches and beautiful coves to explore- plenty of opportunity for surfing, watersports and dolphin spotting!
For Little Ones Visit the famous Cornish theme park 'Flambards'- a day out kids of all ages will love. Test your nerves on the rollercoasters, or go back in time and dress up in period costume to make for a unique portrait for the family album!
Other Local Information
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