Based around a thriving harbour Falmouth is a gateway to the beautiful Fal River, set in an Area Of Natural Beauty. The town is famous for its creative buzz with many art galleries and venues showcasing independent films and live bands. Being only 20 minutes from Tehidy it is an ideal day out. Take in the maritime heritage; the Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty along the Helford and Fal Rivers – perfect for walking and family days out; watersports; boat trips running from the pier and quay; and plenty of family friendly attractions. Falmouth is surrounded by several fantastic family friendly beaches and is known for its year round events calendar.
Falmouth’s maritime legacy and coastal culture is a huge part of its charm boasting world class watersports on its sheltered waters including gig rowing, kayaking, diving and regularly hosting sailing events such as Falmouth Regatta, and the Pendennis Cup.