Land’s End in Cornwall
Land’s End in Cornwall

Land’s End in Cornwall

Visit one of the most remarkable places in the UK at Land’s End! A place of outstanding natural beauty, this cultural and historic landmark has been a source of mythical inspiration since the time of the ancient Greeks who used to call it Belerion – ‘the shining land’. Archaeological discoveries on-site have revealed that people have been travelling to and living around Land’s End for over 10,000 years! With ties to Arthurian legend as the ‘Lost Land of Lyonesse’ – a part of Arthur’s kingdom said to now be lost beneath the waves, Land’s End holds a legendary place in British mythology.

What can I do in Land's End?

Beyond its historical significance, Land's End is also a landmark for extreme sports as one end of the End-to-End challenge, a journey spanning the length of Britain and has been undertaken by hundreds of people including tons of celebrities who make the trek for charity. You can learn more about this epic journey and even get your photo with the signpost where they have commemorated their 800-mile journey!

Land’s End is full of things to do no matter what you’re interested in! Wander around their fantastic visitor centre or explore its natural beauty for yourself with its many paths and trails. Looking to bring the whole family? The Land’s End visitor centre has tons of different events that will appeal to kids, such as Arthur’s quest and their 200-year-old restored farm. If you’re looking to stop for longer than a day trip they have a wide range of different holiday lets and food options to suit all budgets. With so much to do in such a remarkable place, a visit to Land’s End should be on everyone’s bucket list!

  • Pre-book your parking space online or at the gatehouse to ensure your spot – £5 per vehicle
  • Family attractions are open 10 am to 3 pm
  • Catering outlets are open from 10 am to 3 pm and restaurants are open from 12 pm to 8 pm

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