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 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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  2. Tresco Fete

    Add Tresco Fete to your Itinerary

    Address

    School Field, Tresco, Isles of Scilly

    Isles of Scilly

    Tresco annual fete with stalls, games, music and general family fun.

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  3. Add Stories in the Gardens with Story Republicans to your Itinerary

    Address

    Tresco Abbey Garden, Tresco, 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 Star Castle Hotel - Restaurants & Bar to your Itinerary

    Address

    The Garrison, St.Marys, Isles of Scilly, TR21 0JA

    Telephone

    01720 422317

    St. Mary’s

    A family run hotel located on the Garrison, a short walk from the centre of St Mary’s and the harbour, commanding breathtaking views of the stunning Archipelago. The focus is to provide exceptional customer service and...

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  5. St. Agnes Fete

    Add St. Agnes Fete to your Itinerary

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    Island Hall & Cricket Ground., St. Agnes, Isles of Scilly

    St. Agnes

    St. Agnes annual fete with stalls, games, music and general family fun.

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  6. Add Sketching in Ink with Stephen Morris to your Itinerary

    Address

    Glandore Gallery, Porthloo, St. Mary's, Isles of Scilly

    Telephone

    01720 42253

    Isles of Scilly

    Stephen will introduce the session at Glandore with a short talk about techniques. Then, weather permitting, go outside, on to the beach, to paint. Returning to the gallery for a hot drink and cake. All materials...

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  7. Add One Act Plays to your Itinerary

    Address

    Church Hall, St. Mary's, Isles of Scilly

    Telephone

    01720 422663

    St. Mary’s

    An evening of new writing with St Mary’s theatre club. Now in its eighth year, this regular celebration of writing performed as rehearsed readings by a local cast is a favourite with both residents and visitors. Our...

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  8. Add Bryher Fete to your Itinerary

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    Boat Park, Bryher, Isles of Scilly

    Isles of Scilly

    Bryher annual fete, with stalls, games, music and general family fun.

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  9. 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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    • In town/city centre
    • Indoor Attraction
  10. Add Falcon Boating to your Itinerary

    Address

    TR21 0LS

    Telephone

    07841 368987

    Isles of Scilly

    Enjoy a special charter trip on the 'Falcon', an 11 metre Red Bay rib with twin engines and fully enclosed cabin to seat 12 passengers.

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  11. Add Adventure Scilly to your Itinerary

    Address

    St. Mary's, Isles of Scilly

    Telephone

    07748 102844

    Bryony offers flowing, uplifting yoga sessions; Nick is an experienced swim guide. Both Nick & Bryony are from Scilly and have extensive knowledge of swim spots and trail running routes across the islands, and can...

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  12. Add Holy Vale Vineyard & Winery to your Itinerary

    Address

    Holy Vale, St. Mary's, Isles of Scilly, TR21 0NT

    Telephone

    01720 420317

    St. Mary’s

    Situated in the tranquil and beautiful Holy Vale on the Nature Trail at the heart of St. Mary’s, the Vineyard and Winery is a must visit location during your stay on St Mary’s.

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  13. 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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  14. Add Coasteer Scilly to your Itinerary

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    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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  15. 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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  16. Add Rogue Tales from the Wild to your Itinerary

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

    St. Mary’s

    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 Bike Hire to your Itinerary

    Address

    Lower Strand, St. Mary's, Isles of Scilly, TR21 0PS

    Telephone

    07552 994709

    St. Mary’s

    What better way to discover St Mary's than by bike!  Bikes for all ages, abilities and sizes. Electric bikes now available.
    Coming for a day trip?  We can deliver to the airport.

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    • In town/city centre

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    • Cycle hire

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    • All major credit cards accepted
    • Contactless payment accepted
  18. Add Venture Sail to your Itinerary

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    Isles of Scilly

    Telephone

    01872 487288

    Isles of Scilly

    VentureSail Holidays offers sailing holidays on board classic ships including historic tall ships and more modern day research yachts. Sail to the Isles of Scilly in style on board our classic vessels, take the helm,...

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    Facilities

    Key Features

    • Coastal
    • Groups
    • LGBT Bristol
  19. 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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