Stage 2 - Gavin Heighton flagging away cars
Stage 2 - Lord Mayor & consort & Gavin Heighton, PCUK ambassador
Driving from Devon into Cornwall along the South Coast you will pass along the bounds of the Dartmoor National Park, with a number of seaside and coastal areas of interest on your left – from the English Riviera towns of Torquay, Paignton and Brixham to the rugged Roseland Peninsula and Heritage coastlines.
Ecologically-minded gardeners may be interested to note the proximity to both the Eden Project and the Lost Gardens of Heligan during today’s drive, and do keep an eye out on the left between Maraizon and Penzance for the famous St Michael’s Mount. A warm welcome awaits you at our end stage, Trereife House in Penzance.
For those who appreciated the rugged scenery in the BBC’s Poldark series, one of the primary locations – Porthgwarra Beach, is a mere nine miles from the hotel.