Beautiful scenery is assured in this area of outstanding natural beauty and Special Scientific Interest with lots of fabulous landmarks to break up the journey.
Just a five minute walk away, is the South West coast path, offering stunning views up the coast towards Portreath (slightly more challenging) or towards Chapel Porth and St Agnes (easy walking).
Within easy walking distance is St Agnes Beacon – a great place to head for, offering outstanding views as one might expect as it is a key landmark in the area. Looking out from here you can see for miles in every direction.
Another wonderful landmark for this part of Cornwall and well-worth a visit is Carn Brea Castle and the Carn Brea monument. Exploring Cornwall’s Heritage sites in the area will keep you busy as there are plenty to see. Heartlands in Pool is definitely one not to miss, as it offers interactive information about Cornish mining history, galleries, shops and a fine restaurant along with a large play area and gardens with water features.