Gunnislake village, Cornwall
Gunnislake (Cornish: Lynngonna) lies on the banks of the River Tamar. The village is a hot spot for tourists and visitors interested in mining and industrial heritage. The village has a population of about 2000 people, a far cry from the heady days of the mid nineteenth century. Gunnislake is widely known as being one of the richest Copper mining areas in Europe providing around 7000 jobs at its peak in 1862. Other associated industries such as brickworks and quarries lie nearby including Kit Hill, Morwellham Quay, Cotehele and Calstock.
Stay at a nearby Holiday Park and keep the kids amused all day! Parks in the vicinity include those at:
Plenty of hotels are available locally. Consider those in the local towns:
There's plenty more to explore in this area, too! Find more attractions and things to do nearby: