The exciting seaside resort of Newquay, Cornwall is one of the UK's favourite beach holiday destinations. Blessed with a stunning coastline, Newquay is a great place to relax, chill out and unwind. There's plenty to do and see in this charming English family town.
To enjoy good beach weather the best time to travel is from late June to the beginning of September. If you're into surfing then plan your holiday to Newquay in September to October. It's the perfect time of the year for this kind of thrilling water sport activity. Or travel to Newquay at the end of May for the town's Run to the Sun Festival or the second week in August for the famous Sailing Regatta.
Many holidaymakers visit Newquay and like to savour the West Country's culinary delights. Tantalise your taste buds with tasty treats like fudge, pasties, seafood, cheese and cream teas. To find out more about Newquay during your stay, follow the town trail of discs sunk into the ground, a great adventure. Make a list to visit the many attractions like Newquay Zoo, Fistral Beach, Tierice, the Blue Reef Aquarium and Buccaneer Bay.
The bus from Newquay airport costs about 3 pounds for the 15 minute journey into town. There is no taxi rank so it's advisable to book a taxi in advance. Hotels are available from around 10 pounds to 40 pounds per person per night which sometimes includes breakfast. Newquay town centre is easily explored on foot. If you wish to travel to nearby towns and villages, there's a regular bus network system. It costs approx 10 pounds for adults for a day travel card for First buses.