Experience

Experience

the islands

  1. Things to Do
    Island walks, fun on the water, fantastic wildlife, island hopping, exquisite flora, amazing artists, and a fascinating history and heritage.
  2. Food & Drink
    Nowhere is more local than the food and drink sourced, grown, and reared across our five tiny inhabited islands
  3. What's On
    Planning to visit in 2019? Then take a closer look at some of the fantastic festivals and events taking place throughout the year.
  4. Creative Scilly
    13 days of island whimsy and intrigue. 10th - 22nd May 2019.

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  1. Spring
    Spring comes early to Scilly and with it a skip in the air and a true sense of wellness. Boatmen can be spotted at Porthloo boat yard launching their trusty workhorses having given them their annual lick of paint. Cottage owners, shops and restaurants put the finishing touches to their new season makeovers.
  2. Summer
    Oh Scilly in summer, what can we say? Bright, white; perfection on a pint-sized plate! Crystal clear seas and warm cobalt blue skies bring out the best of these islands.
  3. Autumn
    The colours of the islands soften, yielding hues to delight artists everywhere. Set up your easel, or stretch your legs and walk the islands. Listen, along the way, for migrating birds making their annual pilgrimage; look out for fluffy seal pups that line the rocky coast. The islands brim with wildlife at this time of year.
  4. Winter
    Winter is the time of year when Scillonians draw breath and visitors enjoy a true taste of island life. A time to enjoy windswept walks and appreciate the low winter light raking across the isles, to hunker down as the storms whistle through, and watch the slate grey waves whip the rocky coastlines.

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  1. Add Toots Taxi to your Itinerary

    Address

    St. Mary's, Isles of Scilly, TR21 0NS

    Telephone

    01720 422142

    St. Mary’s

    We are a friendly and reliable taxi service based on St. Mary’s, working seven days a week, including evenings and weekends. We have two vehicles available for hire, one carrying four passengers and one carrying six...

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  2. Add Literature with Story Republicans to your Itinerary

    Address

    St. Mary's Library, St. Mary's, Isles of Scilly

    Isles of Scilly

    Cornwall’s wit, wonder and idiosyncrasy, celebrated through short stories, poems and folk song to captivate and caress your imagination.
    The Story Republicans are a troupe of charming, glamourous word-sharers who have...

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  3. Add Literature with Story Republicans to your Itinerary

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    Five Islands Academy, St. Mary's, Isles of Scilly

    Isles of Scilly

    Cornwall’s wit, wonder and idiosyncrasy, celebrated through short stories, poems and folk song to captivate and caress your imagination.
    The Story Republicans are a troupe of charming, glamourous word-sharers who have...

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  4. Add Scilly Walks to your Itinerary

    Address

    Katharine Sawyer, Alegria, High Lanes, St. Mary's, Isles of Scilly, TR21 0NW

    Telephone

    01720 423326

    Isles of Scilly

    Scilly Walks offers guided walks, boat trips, slideshows and short break holidays to introduce you to the archaeology and history of the Isles of Scilly.

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  5. Add Rita Trotman, Memoirs to your Itinerary

    Address

    St. Mary's Library, Rams Valley, St. Mary's, Isles of Scilly

    St. Mary’s

    Rita Trotman is a published author who teaches life / memoir writing and has a strong association with Scilly. Her memoir ‘Take Three Boys’ charts the lives of three Romanian orphans who moved to a new life, support for...

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  6. Add Augustus Smith - The Man Who Saved Scilly to your Itinerary

    Address

    St Nicholas Church, Tresco, ISLES OF SCILLY, TR24 0QD

    Telephone

    01720 422849

    Isles of Scilly

    Augustus Smith arrived on Scilly in 1834, bought the lease from the Duchy of Cornwall, and brought order and prosperity to the islands. The means he used were not always popular, and his reputation is of a man fair but...

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  7. Add St. Agnes Boating Wildlife Safaris to your Itinerary

    Address

    St. Agnes, Isles of Scilly

    Telephone

    01720 422704

    St. Agnes

    St Agnes Boating is working with the Isles of Scilly Wildlife Trust to promote the island’s wildlife. Every Wednesday we have a Wildlife Trust Ranger onboard who is our guide. The Spirit travels to Annet, the protected...

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  8. Add Island Fish to your Itinerary

    Address

    Kenython, Bryher, Isles of Scilly, TR23 0PR

    Telephone

    01720 423880

    Bryher

    The Pender family that make up Island Fish have been fishing out of Bryher for hundreds of years, supplying quality fresh lobster, crab, wet fish & shellfish products across the Isles of Scilly

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  9. Add Coasteer Scilly to your Itinerary

    Address

    St. Mary's, Isles of Scilly

    Telephone

    07734 343954

    St. Mary’s

    Coasteering on the Isles of Scilly has arrived! Brought to you by Kernow Coasteering, one of Cornwall’s foremost coasteering providers, Don’t miss your chance to experience the stunning golden granite coastline of...

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  10. Add Kernow King - Stand Up at On the Quay to your Itinerary

    Address

    On the Quay, St. Mary's, Isles of Scilly

    St. Mary’s

    Ever popular Cornish Comedian the Kernow King, alias actor Ed Rowe, who has recenty been acclaimed for his leading role in the Charleston set film 'Bait, returns to Scilly with a new stand up show featuring his unique...

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  11. Add Hugh Street Cafe to your Itinerary

    Address

    St Mary's, Isles of Scilly, TR21 0LL

    Telephone

    01720 422734

    Isles of Scilly

    Come and see us at Hugh Street Café for a quick coffee and Cornish pasty to go, or sit back, relax and watch the world go by in our seating area.

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    Facilities

    Key Features

    • In town/city centre

    Children & Infants

    • Highchair

    Catering

    • Cater for vegans
    • Cater for vegetarians
    • Catering service
    • Dairy-Free Options Available
    • Gluten-Free & Coeliac Options Available
    • Serve afternoon tea
    • Serve breakfast
    • Serve lunch
    • Special dietary requirements catered for
    • Take away service

    Payment Methods

    • All major credit cards accepted
  12. Add Otillo World Swimrun Qualifier to your Itinerary

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    Isles of Scilly

    Isles of Scilly

    The Isles of Scilly is the ultimate swimrun destination and on the 8th & 9th June, we welcome back the OTILLO World Series for a fourth year

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  13. Add Low Tide Experience to your Itinerary

    Address

    Tresco, Isles of Scilly

    Telephone

    01720 422849

    Isles of Scilly

    Join us on Saturday 20th April (Easter Saturday) or Sunday 1st September for one or both of 2019's amazing low tide mini pop-up festivals. Roll up your trouser legs and enjoy the foodie delights, gin and prosecco bars,...

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  14. Add Paint the Day, Tresco to your Itinerary

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    Gallery Tresco, Tresco, Isles of Scilly

    Tresco

    Sign up at Gallery Tresco from 9.30 am - complete your work by 5.00 pm on Saturday.
    Create your own original artwork in any medium you choose, open to all ages and levels of skill.
    All entries will be displayed on...

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  15. Add The Seven Stones to your Itinerary

    Address

    St.Martin's, Isles of Scilly

    Telephone

    01720 423777

    St. Martin’s

    An attractive single room pub, recently re-furbished with plenty of wood and stone. Stunning views across the bay to St Mary's. Good pub grub.

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  16. Add Rogue Tales from the Wild to your Itinerary

    Address

    Valhalla, Tresco Abbey Garden, Tresco, Isles of Scilly

    Tresco

    Cornwall's Rogue Theatre, best known for their immersive wild theatre in Tehidy Woods, brings an intimate unplugged storytelling event to Scilly. With a mix of live music, humour, beautiful singing, enrapturing...

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  17. Add St. Mary's Riding Centre to your Itinerary

    Address

    St. Mary's Riding Centre, St. Mary's, Isles of Scilly, TR21 0NU

    Telephone

    01720 423855

    St. Mary’s

    A warm welcome awaits you at St Mary's Riding Centre,

    The only horse riding establishment in the Isles of Scilly. 

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  18. Add Will Keating and John Dowling - Live Folk Music to your Itinerary

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    The New Inn, Tresco, Isles of Scilly

    Tresco

    Regular member of the Falmouth based Oggymen, Will has carved out a solo career with his trademark acoustic guitar and stomp box. Inspired by Cornwall’s history and heritage Will’s sets combine original material...

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  19. Add Creative Writing Walk with Wyl Menmuir to your Itinerary

    Address

    St. Martin's, Isles of Scilly

    St. Martin’s

    Using the landscape of St Martin’s as the starting point, this three and a half hour session will begin with a series of writing activities to get your ideas flowing, while we walk across St Martin’s and draw...

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