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Walking Holiday on the UK's
South West Coast Path
from Bude to Newquay
(or vice versa)

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booking available
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  Walking holiday on South West Coast Path Cornwall    
Suggested Tour Duration:
8 nights, 7 days walking
Total Distance:
67 miles
Min/max daily distance:
6/12 miles
Average Daily distance:
10 miles
Grading:
easy to severe
Features:
Tintagel Castle,
ferry across River Camel,
Connects with:
Saints' Way
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Bude on South West Coast Path walking holiday with Let's Go Walking Day 1: Arrive at Bude or Newquay
If arriving by car, you make your own way to Newquay for the start of your walking holiday. We can assist with coach transfers if necessary. Car parking is available for the duration of the walk on the South West Coast Path, and we can return you to your car or station at the end of the holiday.
Crackington Haven, Cornwall on SWCP walking holiday
Day 2: Bude to Crackington Haven.     10 miles    strenuous
We can transfer you to Bude to commence your walking holiday.The South West Coast Path continues at the lock where the Bude Canal reaches the sea and climbs up to Compass Point. Then along Widemouth Bay to Millook Haven with its chevron folded rock strata in the cliff.
Boscastle, before 2004 floods Day 3: Crackington Haven to Tintagel.    11 miles    strenuous    
You have a stunning cliff top walk to Boscastle with its beautiful harbour inlet and quaint Cornish cottages. There are opportunities to see seabirds, especially puffins, and seals, and the ruined Tintagel Castle.
Port Isaac, Cornwall on SWCP walking holiday
Day 4: Tintagel to Port Isaac.    9 miles    severe    
This part of the South West Coast Path has interesting and complex geology. Mine workings and quarries are in evidence and you can see echoes of the sailing ships that used to be loaded with slate. The path goes through Trebarwith Strand and Port Gaverne to arrive at the wonderful little Cornish fishing hamlet of Port Isaac.
Day 5: Port Isaac to Padstow.   12 miles    strenuous    
Along the path to Port Quin you may see peregrine falcons hunting along the cliffs and seals basking on the rocks below. Further along you could see puffins nesting on The Mouls island or wild orchids growing on the cliff. Fishing and pleasure boats can be seen entering and leaving Padstow Harbour as you make your way along the Camel Estuary. You take a ferry across to Padstow. The South West Coast Path connects with The Saints Way in Padstow.
wild orchids on South West Coast Path walking holiday
Optional Day: spend an extra day in Padstow to relax and explore Padstow, Cornwall on SWCP walking holiday
Day 6: Padstow to Harlyn Bay.   7 miles      easy
As you make your way back along the Camel Estuary to Stepper Point and Gunver Head you may see nesting sites for razorbills, guillemots and kittiwakes in the summer. Then a gentle stroll along coast path to Harlyn Bay.
The dramatic north coast of Cornwall on South West Coast Path walking holiday
Day 7: Harlyn Bay to Mawgan Porth.    12 miles    easy/moderate
From Harlyn Bay you walk around Mother Ivey's Bay andTrevose Head to Constantine Bay. The lighthouse at Trevose Head was the last to be run on compressed air and paraffin. You walk through Porthcothan, around Park Head, and then the highlight of the day, the interesting rock formations of Bedruthan Steps.
Newquay, Cornwall on SWCP walking holiday
Day 8: Mawgan Porth to Newquay.  7 miles    moderate   
The South West Coast Path goes along the cliffs above Watergate Bay to Trevelgue Head, which is actually an island which can be reached by a foot bridge. If the tide is out you can stroll to Newquay along the beach.
Day 9: Depart after breakfast.
You leave after breakfast.
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Other walks
in Cornwall include:

SWCP
NE Cornwall


SWCP
NW Cornwall


SWCP Land's End Circular

SWCP
SW Cornwall


SWCP
SE Cornwall


Saints Way

Copper Trail

Great Gardens of Cornwall

Isles of Scilly

What's included
in your UK walking holiday
on the South West Coast Path

  • accommodation at high quality guest houses, inns or small hotels on a bed and breakfast basis
  • room with en-suite or private bathroom, tea and coffee making facilities
  • daily luggage transfer
  • support should there be any problems on route
  • detailed itineraries
  • guide book
  • Ordnance Survey maps 1:25,000
This walking holiday in the UK on the South West Coast Path operates March to October and in either direction.
Short walking breaks are also available, with 2 or 3 days walking. Just select the part of the coast path you want to walk.
The above distances are only a suggestion. If you would like to walk longer or shorter distances, we can arrange that too.
We pride ourselves in offering the widest choice of bespoke walking holidays on the South West Coast Path.

Online booking available. A deposit of £55 per person is required to secure the booking, with the balance due 6 weeks before departure.

Optional Extras
for your UK Walking Holiday
on the South West Coast Path

  • upgrade to the region's most elegant, prestigious and famous hotels, where available
  • transfers back to car or station
  • parking facilities
  • rest days
  • inn to inn walks
Bude to Newquay:
9 day itinerary
7 days walking and 8 nights accommodation
£672pp
dbl/twin
£904pp
single occ
£944pp
solo traveller
Book South West Coast Path Bude to Newquay walking holiday online now
All prices subject to change
Extra nights in Padstow from £49.50 per person
Optional Accommodation Upgrades
Can be added when booking online
Subject to availability                  Supplement per person per night
Boscastle Double/Twin Single
Wellington Hotel £33.00 £15.00
If you would like to stay at Wellington Hotel in Boscastle, we can revise the itinerary so that this is an overnight stop.
Tintagel Double/Twin Single
Camelot Castle Hotel £20.00 £38.00
Port Isaac Double/Twin Single
Old School Hotel £45.00 £28.00
Port Gaverne Inn £44.00 £50.00
Slipway Hotel sea view room £44.00 N/A
Slipway Hotel non sea view £22.00 £60.50
Padstow Double/Twin Single
Metropole Hotel sea view room £79.50 N/A
Metropole Hotel non sea view £54.50 £120.00
Old Ship Hotel £27.00 £28.00
Old Custom House £55.00 £105.00
Newquay Double/Twin Single
Victoria Hotel sea view room £38.50 N/A
Victoria Hotel non sea view £27.50 £55.00
How to get there
By Plane to Newquay
By Car to Newquay where parking is available
By Train / Bus to Newquay
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