Named “Pen Sans” in the Cornish language, meaning Holy Headland.
Dominating the view as you arrive in Marazion is the castle on the mount.
Porthleven was once a flat marshland on the banks of a stream
Mullion Cove is a working harbour set in spectacular granite cliffs.
Lizard Town is in fact a village and a pretty small one at that
Cadgwith, a tiny, very pretty village of cottages huddled around the cove
a sheltered harbour built in 1724 with a beach beside it
The half way point of the South West Coast path.
Accommodation in the Helford River's villages is hard to come by.
Need rest after days on the Coast Path? Everything you need is here