The Eden Project, an educational charity, connects us with each other and the living world, exploring how we can work towards a better future.
Our visitor destination in Cornwall, UK, is nestled in a huge crater. Here, massive Biomes housing the largest rainforest in captivity, stunning plants, exhibitions and stories serve as a backdrop to our striking contemporary gardens, summer concerts, winter ice-skating and exciting year-round family events.
Newquay Zoo is a zoological garden located within Trenance Leisure Park in Newquay. The zoo was opened in Cornwall on Whit Monday, 26th of May 1969. They are celebrating their 50th anniversary this year!
As well as being a great family day out, Newquay Zoo is an education, research and conservation charity which is dedicated to protecting global wildlife heritage. We hope to inspire a life long respect for animals and the environment amongst our many visitors. The Zoo is proud to support overseas conservation programmes, helping conserve endangered species including red fronted macaws, pangolins and sloths. The Zoo also runs a highly successful breeding programme, so you may see baby animals on your visit!
It is owned by the Whitley Wildlife Conservation Trust (WWCT), a Devon based charity which also owns Paignton Zoo and Living Coasts in Torquay, as well as a number of nature reserves.
Close-up views of exotic species, sharks and turtles, coral reef display and feeding sessions.
Blue Reef Newquay is home to 40 naturally-themed habitats –taking you on a journey from the Cornish coasts to the exotic seas. You’ll also have the opportunity to come face-to-face with some freshwater turtles and caiman, meet our pufferfish, and much more!
Our underwater tunnel runs through the ocean tank at the heart of the aquarium, and offers you captivating views of the reef and all the sea life that calls it home, including the loggerhead sea turtles, reef sharks, and shoals of colourful fish.
Towan Beach is the most central of Newquay's beaches lying just below the Killacourt green and Beach Road. This beach is sheltered by Towan Headland and provides either small waves, ideal for novice surfers or calm waters for safe swimming.
Dairyland Farm World, near Newquay, Cornwall offers a fantastic adventure park to suit all ages. From slides to the nature trail, tractor rides and pony rides, to milking the cows, feeding our animals and touring our museums. A visit to our fun farm promises a great value family day out!
If the weather’s not so good, don’t dispair! –Dairyland offers a whole host of family fun all under cover including The Bull Pen –our Massive Indoor play centre, Tour the milking parlour and take part in the milking of the cows, our interesting and factual farm museums where you can explore Cornish farm life throughout the ages and not forgetting Clarabelle’s kitchen café with our wide range of great value food and drink.
Pirate’s Quest is an immersive walk-through experience which combines talented theatrical actors, amazing special effects, and detailed 360⁰ sets in an authentic, atmospheric adventure. Fun for all the family!
A LIVE Pirate Guide will lead you through realistic scenes on an hour-long journey into the history of piracy. Explore the mystical caves and murky streets of eighteenth century Cornwall and learn about the REAL Caribbean Pirates! Arrrrrr!
Fistral Beach is in Fistral Bay on the north coast of Cornwall, England. As one of the world’s top surfing destinations, backed by high cliffs and sand dunes, Fistral is the playground for hundreds of enthusiasts who flock to the beach to get a fix of the big waves.
All the big UK surf competitions take place here including Boardmasters, the Quicksilver Skins, the UK Pro Surf Tour and the BUSA Championships so if you’re a gung-ho pro or a just a timid beginner, this is the ideal place for you to show off or take your first tentative dip in the ocean.
There are a range of restaurants, cafes a beach bar and shops right on the beach! Fistral Bay is bounded by two promontories, Towan Head to the north and Pentire Point East to the south. Whether you're a surfer, sun lover or a walker, there's something here you'll love!