Lose yourself in the three valleys of Glendurgan Garden, full of fun, natural beauty and amazing plants Discover giant rhubarb plants living in the jungle-like lower valley and spiky arid plants basking in the sunny upper slopes.
Explore the famous cherry laurel maze and get airborne on the Giant’s Stride rope swing. Wander through the garden down to the beautiful hamlet of Durgan on the Helford River – a place to watch birds and boats, skim stones and build sand-castles.
Find a boat-seat, gigantic – tulip-trees – and ponds teeming with wildlife. Enjoy a light lunch or afternoon tea at Glendurgan Tea House – specialising in organic, local produce. For a really adventurous day out, walk along to Helford Passage and catch the ferry (summer only) over to Helford village and the enchanting Frenchman’s Creek.
Saturday 11 February 2017 until Sunday 29 October 2017.
Tuesday to Sunday, open Good Friday and Bank Holiday Mondays and all Mondays in August.
10.30 – 5.30. Last admission 5pm
The National Trust
Mawnan Smith, Falmouth
Tel: 01326 252020