We all have those days when we just want to chill out, relax and take some time to reflect. Whether you want to spend time sitting in the garden, fancy going for a drive in the countryside or want to get lost in your favourite book, there are loads of different ways to take a break from the hustle and bustle of working life. However, one of the best ways to relax is to spend time time in the great outdoors. Newquay has a tonne of great things to do that are ideal for families, young people and adrenalin junkies but what about those that want something a little more calm?
Things to Do in Newquay When You Want to Relax
There are lots of relaxing things to do in Newquay and the area isn’t all about watersports and family-friendly attractions. Here are some of the best ways to chill out and relax in Newquay:
Enjoy a calm coastal walk
Cornwall is home to some of the country’s best coastal walks and many of them are in Newquay. A lot of visitors to Newquay assume that the coastal walks are windy and require a fair amount of physical excursion, but this isn’t always the case. There are a lot of coastal walks in Newquay that are ideal for a light afternoon stroll when you want to get out of the house.
Spend time at the beach
The Cornish coast has miles and miles of beach to choose from, some areas are ideal for families and surfing whilst others are much quieter. Heading down to the beach, enjoying the sunshine and listening to the waves is a great way to destress and enjoy some of what Newquay has to offer..
Head out for a delicious lunch
What better way to relax than to have lunch with friends and family? There are some great places to eat in Newquay, many of which have beautiful scenic views. If you’re looking for delicious food in a calm environment, our very own The Old Bottlery here at Healey’s Cyder Farm makes for a good choice.
Walk around Trenance Gardens
Trenance Gardens is a vast area of beautiful plants, trees, foliage and a boating lake. The gardens were first opened in 1906 and since then they have become one of Newquay’s most idyllic outdoor spaces. The gardens are a great place to take a wander when the weather is good and they are a stark contrast to Newquay’s beaches.
When it comes to finding relaxing things to do in Newquay you’ll never have to look too far. With a varied choice of calm activities to do, Newquay is the ideal place to chill out.