The Lizard

The Lizard


The Lizard, a National Trust site, is the most southerly point of the British mainland with so much to take in. A must to visit is Lizard Point where since 1751 there has been a lighthouse warning shipping of the dangers of this beautiful but treacherous coastline.
The Lizard has many surprises around every corner, with hidden coves and lovely villages. Mullion village is a lovely stop off and explore with galleries, cafes and many a stories of lost treasure ships.

Kyance, Podhu, Kennack are beautiful coves to visit

What you will love about the Lizard

  • The Lizard Lighthouse Heritage Centre – get behind the scenes and take in the sea faring stories with over 250 years of history
  • The famous serpentine stone turners craftmanship at Lizard Point
  • Scuba diving in the turquoise waters at Lizard Point
  • Boat trips from Porthleven to Mullion Cove
  • The open space and sea air to recharge and contemplate the meaning of life

(approximately 24 miles from Penzance)