As well as having some of Europes finest surfing beaches Newquay is also known for its vibrant nightlife and large choice of family attractions. Whether your looking for excitement and adventure, relaxing countryside walks or a fun family day out there is something in Cornwall for you.
We have listed some of the most notable family attractions below or you can visit the Cornwall Tourist Board website for information on a wider range of attractions.
Experience the wildlife with over 130 different species set in lush sub-tropical lakeside gardens. From the amazing open rainforest exhibit to the beautiful oriental garden there is something for all ages and abilities.
Situated on Towan Beach in the centre of Newquay the Blue Reef Aquarium is a stunning visit. Be amazed by the local marine species from the Cornish coast to hundreds of tropical species in the gigantic ocean display complete with underwater tunnel.
The Eden Project is a large scale enviromental complex situated near St.Austell. The complex comprises of two giant transparent domes housing thousands of plant species from around the world. Now world famous with over one million visitors each year Eden is a must see attraction.
Established nearly 30 years ago as the Cornwall Aircraft Park the Flambards Experience is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Cornwall. Not only does the Theme Park host the best thrill rides in Cornwall, but also the Flambards Victorian Village and Britain in the Blitz indoor tourist attractions.