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. WIN a 3-night spring escape
    Escape to Scilly! Enter our prize draw for a chance to win a spring break at the luxury Karma St. Martin's hotel.

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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 Reboot and Revitalise Wellbeing Break to your Itinerary

    Address

    Mincarlo, St Mary's, Isles of Scilly

    Telephone

    07815 818831

    St. Mary’s

    Need some welcome me-time, an excuse to shake off those winter blues, or want to revitalise your soul? Come and join Nick and Bryony Lishman (from Adventure Scilly and Yoga Scilly) for an early spring treat here on the...

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  2. Add Salakee Farm Duck to your Itinerary

    Address

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

    Telephone

    01720 422391

    St. Mary’s

    Salakee farm offer free range, island reared local duck meat on the Isles of Scilly.

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  3. Add Book Making Workshop with Sue Lewington to your Itinerary

    Address

    Seven Stones Inn, St. Martin's, Isles of Scilly

    Telephone

    07851200875

    St. Martin’s

    Work with Sue Lewington to create your own book. No experience necessary, all materials provided. Meet at the Sevenstones Inn, lunch will be available or bring you own. (Maximum twelve people)

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  4. Add Longstone Cafe to your Itinerary

    Address

    Longstone, St. Mary's, Isles of Scilly, TR21 0NW

    Telephone

    +441720422410

    Isles of Scilly

    Longstone Café offers a range of lunch options and homemade cakes. The newly refurbished café is situated almost in the centre of St. Mary’s. With views over Porth Hellick, an outdoor children’s play area and pretty...

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  5. 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
  6. Add First There Is A Mountain to your Itinerary

    Address

    Porthcressa Beach, Princes Street, St Mary's, TR21 0JL

    Telephone

    +441736363715

    St. Mary’s

    A new participatory artwork by Katie Paterson to be choreographed over British Summer Time 2019

    First There is a Mountain is a new artwork by Katie Paterson that connects the public to the world's diverse mountains...

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  7. Add Ravensporth Sailing Base to your Itinerary

    Address

    Old Grimsby, Tresco, Isles of Scilly

    Telephone

    01720 424919

    Tresco

    Sailing, windsurfing, sit-on kayaks, stand-up paddle boarding, fast RIB trips, kayak tours, hire & tuition. Taster sessions to full RYA courses with fully qualified instructors. Activities to try for all ages.

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    Facilities

    Establishment Features

    • Equipment/clothing available for hire
    • Fully qualified instructors
    • Lessons/courses available
  8. Add Ruin Beach Cafe to your Itinerary

    Address

    Old Grimsby, Tresco, Isles of Scilly, TR24 0QQ

    Telephone

    01720 424849

    Isles of Scilly

    Tresco’s wonderfully laid back vibe meets modern, Mediterranean-inspired beachfront dining, with a wood fired oven at the heart of the restaurant and menu

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    Facilities

    Key Features

    • Seafront

    Children & Infants

    • Accept children (Minimum age)
    • Children's menu

    Catering

    • Bar
    • Cater for vegetarians
    • Catering service
    • Licensed
    • Serve afternoon tea
    • Serve breakfast
    • Serve evening meal
    • Serve lunch
    • Special dietary requirements catered for
    • Take away service

    Payment Methods

    • All major credit cards accepted

    Establishment Features

    • Al Fresco Dining
    • Garden/patio for guests' use

    Travel & Trade

    • Wi-fi available
  9. Add The Island Bakery to your Itinerary

    Address

    Higher Town, St. Martin's, Isles of Scilly, TR25 0QL

    Telephone

    01720 422111

    Isles of Scilly

    Alongside a selection of artisan breads and rolls, we also have a range of savoury options perfect for a picnic lunch or supper. These include traditional Cornish pasties, pies, tarts and pizzas. For those with a sweet...

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    Facilities

    Catering

    • Locally sourced produce
  10. Add Rock Pooling and Beach Combing, St. Agnes to your Itinerary

    Address

    Periglis, St. Agnes, Isles of Scilly

    St. Agnes

    Meet by the flag on Periglis beach at 11.30am. Join Darren, our local Ranger, for a guided tour of the rocky shore looking in the shallows at whatever wildlife is about. Everyone welcome, every session is different.

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  11. Add Isles of Scilly Museum to your Itinerary

    Address

    Church Road, St. Mary's, Isles of Scilly, TR21 0NA

    Telephone

    01720 422337

    Isles of Scilly

    Exhibits of local interest from pre-history to the present day: the Romano-British brooches and coins from Nornour; the Bryher Sword and Mirror; the Civil War in Scilly; finds from many shipwrecks; model boats;...

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    Facilities

    Key Features

    • In town/city centre
    • Indoor Attraction
  12. Add Stories at On the Quay with Story Republicans to your Itinerary

    Address

    On the Quay, 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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  13. Add Folk Club with Special Guests to your Itinerary

    Address

    Old Town Inn, Old Town Inn, St. Mary's, Isles of Scilly

    Isles of Scilly

    Join local musicians and some special guests for the regular folk night at Old Town Inn; expect a mix of traditional and contemporary folk music with a friendly atmosphere and the opportunity to participate, all welcome.

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  14. Add Creative Scilly Festival to your Itinerary

    Address

    Isles of Scilly

    Telephone

    01720 620600

    Isles of Scilly

    Join us for the islands’ inaugural Creative Scilly Festival from the 10th - 22nd May 2019. This new Cultural Festival promises to be a celebration of island culture and creativity incorporating visual art, literature,...

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  15. Add Westward Farm to your Itinerary

    Address

    Westward, St. Agnes, Isles of Scilly, TR22 0PL

    Telephone

    01720 422139

    St. Agnes

    Westward farm on St Agnes is a small family farm and Scilly's only licensed distillery producing premium gin as well as apple juice, cyder and our range of '28 miles' soaps and toiletries from our own essential oils.

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  16. Add SeaQuest Glass Bottom Boat to your Itinerary

    Address

    Middletown, St. Martin's, Isles of Scilly, TR25 0QN

    Telephone

    07884055122

    Isles of Scilly

    SeaQuest Glass Bottom Wildlife Safaris. Experience the unique wildlife, landscape & history of Scilly above & below the sea.
    Spectacular scenery, seals, seabirds, puffins, dolphins and more.

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  17. Add Creative Scilly Festival Show, Gallery Tresco to your Itinerary

    Address

    Gallery Tresco, Tresco, Isles of Scilly

    Tresco

    Creative Scilly Festival Show, Saturday 18th May
    Nicola Hancox, Jon Evison, Ian Shearman, Gary Long, Sophie Harding, Wendy McBride and Will Shakspeare

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  18. Add Paint the sea with Liz Bray to your Itinerary

    Address

    Porthenor, Old Town, St. Mary's, Isles of Scilly

    Telephone

    07795254644

    Isles of Scilly

    Taking inspiration from the seascape surrounding Scilly, this workshop will look at how to capture the power and majesty of the sea. We will spend time on mark making and experiment with techniques to express the...

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  19. Add Fused Glass Workshop with Oriel Hicks to your Itinerary

    Address

    Phoenix Gallery, Porthmellon, St Mary's, Isles of Scilly

    Telephone

    01720 422900

    St. Mary’s

    Work with Oriel to learn how to cut glass along with the basic principles of kiln fusing; how certain colours act and react with heat. You can create up to four small or two larger items including key rings, window...

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