Attractions in Fowey

  • Hidden Valley Gardens is an intimate three-acre award-winning garden nestled in a secluded valley.

  • Wingz is a charity founded by Grenville & Anita Allen which rescues and re-homes exotic animals from ex pets to surplus zoo stock

  • Housed in one of the oldest buildings in Fowey this single room museum is packed full of artefacts relating to the history of this ancient harbour town.

  • Luxulyan Valley consists of 2 miles of beautiful tranquil woodland through which the Par River runs.

  • Superb country mansion set in extensive grounds and gardens

  • One of a pair of defensive structures, the other being on the far side of the river mouth in Fowey.

  • St Catherine's Castle was built, as one of several fortifications running along the south coast in 1536, to protect Fowey harbour from French Invasion and is now managed by English Heritage

  • Surrounded by a deep moat and perched on a high mound, the huge circular keep of this castle, built at the turn of the 14th century, survives in good condition.