Porthtowan village, Cornwall
The village of Porthtowan lies on the coast midway between Portreath and St Agnes in Mid-West Cornwall.
Its proximity to the settlements of Camborne, Redruth and Truro make it very popular in summer for sunbathers and surfers alike. There are excellent walks along the coast path here to Portreath and Gwithian beyond that or northeast to St Agnes and ultimately Perranporth. The whole area is known for its mining heritage and there are also a number of places to visit nearby for the enthusiast.
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: