Top things to do in the Winter months in Cornwall for couples
When the summer ends and the cooler months roll in, Cornwall tends to be forgotten as a must-visit destination, but in our opinion, it thrives. With the spirit rising heading into the festive season, Cornwall comes into it’s own with various events, Christmas markets, food and drink offerings and attractions popping up over the county, all to be explored. With a pretty central location, The Esplanade Hotel in Newquay is the perfect base for winter exploration in Cornwall, so we’ve put together the ultimate guide to where you should visit over the cooler months as we spill our top things to do in the Winter months in Cornwall for couples.
From field to plate, discover unforgettable feast nights at Nancarrow Farm. Head towards Truro and nestled within the quaint Cornish lanes you’ll find the turning for Nancarrow Farm. As the name states, Nancarrow is a working farm but is also a location for feast nights like no other. The barns provide the unmistakable backdrop for autumnal and winter evenings where the courtyard fire pit warms and the smell of cooking fodder draws you in. Stroll around the farm and embrace the natural surrounding whilst you sip on a seasonal tipple as your meal is cooked on the fire pit.
– Feast nights from £40pp
Take a step back in time and explore the National Trust Victorian country house, Landhydrock. See how the other half lived back in the day and be transported into the life of a Victorian. Discover over
50 rooms in the historic house including extensive servants’ quarters, the extensive kitchen area and 30-acres of woodland.
– £14.35 per adult
Transformed for the festive season, take a wonder around the Christmas market’s at Healey’s Cornish Cyder Farm and discover more than just markets. Walk around the various stalls packed full of Christmas shopping inspiration including craft, food and ale stalls. Taste the Cornish tipple with sampling, meet the farm animals, watch the wood turning demonstrations, head to the barrel bar for a warming mulled cyder and listen to the sounds of the carol singers.
– Free admission, November 24th – December 16th
For those who like a tipple (or two) discover the award winning Polgoon vineyard and orchard in Penzance. Although vines become dormant in the cooler months, there’s still so much to explore when
it comes to vineyards and wine tastings. Discover the winery and production rooms and take in the history before sampling some of the vineyard’s finest creations.
– £12.50 per adult