Seaside

Padstow to Newquay

Starting from Padstow Harbour you head South.

You will pass some of the most beautiful beaches in Cornwall on the way to Newquay.

There are  plenty of places to stop for lunch or go to the beach for a swim and a Pic Nic.

Distance: 

32 miles / 51 km

Starting Location: 

Harbour
Padstow
PL28

Route Type: 

  • Seaside

Padstow - Newquay - Padstow

Duration: 

2 days

Tour Type: 

  • Seaside

Ideal for a leisurely weekend and passing some of the most beautiful beaches in Cornwall. 

Riding out of Padstow you pass St Merryn with its Seven Bays for Seven Days - well worth some detours. 

Moving further down the coast you pass the foodie places of Watergate Bay as you cycle down to Newquay.

Legs: 

Padstow to Newquay
Newquay to Padstow

Newquay to Padstow

Only 18 miles today, allowing time for a surf lesson on one of Newquay's beautiful beaches, Lunch at Jamie Oliver's 15 or arrive early at Padstow and relax for the last day of your holiday.

If you have a flight to catch from Newquay Airport (approx. 7 miles from Newquay) I will meet you either at Newquay or at Newquay airport. Or of course you can cycle back to Padstow and have another night there.

Distance: 

18 miles / 29 km

Starting Location: 

Centre
Newquay
Cornwall
TR7

Route Type: 

  • North Coast
  • Seaside

Porthcurno to Constantine (Helford Passage)

Today's ride is partly along the coast and partly inland heading for the Helford Passage.

Just past Penzance you will see St Michael’s Mount. Cross the causeway where a legendary giant once walked or boat hop to the Island where modern life meets layers of history.

Distance: 

25 miles / 40 km

Starting Location: 

Centre
Porthcurno
Cornwall
TR19

Route Type: 

  • Seaside
  • South Coast
  • Inland
  • Estuary

St Ives to Porthcurno

Leaving St Ives Harbour you head towards Land’s End. This is a beautiful ride along the west coast with stunning views all the way.

Distance: 

27 miles / 43 km

Starting Location: 

Harbour
St Ives
Cornwall
TR26

Route Type: 

  • Seaside
  • North Coast

St Agnes to St Ives

Starting from the centre of St Agnes you head towards Portreath and then on to Hayle.

There are several steep hills but they should be no problem on your electric Bike.

The final couple of miles into St Ives can be taken on a beautiful scenic railway that follows the coast into St Ives and avoids the busy roads.

Starting Location: 

Centre
St Agnes
Cornwall
TR5

Route Type: 

  • Seaside

The Sea Side Tour

Duration: 

7 days

Tour Type: 

  • Seaside

The beautiful North Coast from Padstow to Padstow via Newquay, St Agnes, St Ives, then down to the West Coast via Cape Cornwall, Lands End and the Minack, returning along the South Coast via St Michael's Mount, the glorious Helford Estuary down to Trelissick and St Mawes before returning across country to Newquay and returning to Padstow.

Legs: 

Padstow to St Agnes
St Agnes to St Ives
St Ives to Porthcurno
Porthcurno to Constantine (Helford Passage)
Constantine to St Mawes
St Mawes to Newquay
Newquay to Padstow

Padstow to St Agnes

Starting from Padstow Harbour you head South to Newquay and then on to St Agnes.

You will pass some of the most beautiful beaches in Cornwall on the way to Newquay.

There are  plenty of places to stop for lunch or go to the beach for a swim and a Pic Nic.

From Newquay to St Agnes you will be riding through Tin Mining country.

Past the beach at Porthtowan and the pretty port of Portreath.

Distance: 

32 miles / 51 km

Starting Location: 

Harbour
Padstow
PL28

Route Type: 

  • Seaside
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