If you’re looking for an adrenalin packed holiday, Helston is centrally placed for easy access to activities on land, sea and in the air. Only a short drive from the coast, there are seashore adventures to be had in every direction. Land-lubbers can discover the peninsula moorlands on horseback, or speed around the Lizard by Segway. Bordering Helston is Culdrose Royal Naval Air base, so the sky’s the limit for holiday fun.

Kernow Adventures

Discover the area and learn some skills – Kernow Adventure (based in Helston) offer ‘epic adventures’ in the form of guided tours on mountain bikes.

Action Paintball on the Lizard

Strengthen family bonds with a little teamwork, Action Paintball on the Lizard has you running through woods and hiding behind trees with a little friendly competition.

Cloud 9

For a trip to remember, view the town from an angle only a bird usually has the privilege of seeing. Cloud 9 is based in nearby Redruth and specialises in Hang Gliding, Paragliding and Paramotoring with taster days and tandem experiences.