6 Activities this Easter in North Cornwall


It’s nearly the Easter break, and just about every local attraction will be running their own schedule of Easter themed events, especially egg hunts.

For this blog post, we’ve handpicked 6 ideas for fun activities to take part in, from wild safari tours to calming classical music.Trek with Alpacas
Alpaca trekking on Bodmin Moor is a unique and unforgettable experience. Bodmin Moor is a vast and rugged landscape of rolling hills, craggy peaks, and heather-clad moors in the heart of Cornwall, England. Walking through this wild and beautiful terrain accompanied by a friendly alpaca is a magical way to explore the area. Alpacas are gentle, curious animals with endearing personalities, making them perfect companions for a trek. The trek is suitable for all ages and abilities and can last anywhere from an hour to a full day, depending on your preference. With stunning views and the chance to connect with these fascinating animals, alpaca trekking on Bodmin Moor is an adventure you won’t forget.

Take a Sea Safari in Padstow
Padstow Sea Safaris is a highly recommended marine tour company located in the picturesque town of Padstow, Cornwall, UK. This exciting and informative tour company offers a range of sea safaris, coastal tours, and wildlife watching experiences to suit all interests and ages. With experienced skippers and well-maintained boats, guests can explore the stunning coastline, spot rare birds and marine mammals, and learn about the fascinating history and ecology of the area. Whether you are looking for an exhilarating speedboat ride or a more leisurely coastal tour, Padstow Sea Safaris promises a memorable and enjoyable experience for all.

Enjoy classic musical at the St. Endellion Easter Festival
St. Endellion Easter Festival is an annual classical music festival held in the village of St. Endellion in North Cornwall, England. It takes place over several days around the Easter period and features a variety of performances, including choral works, chamber music, and solo recitals. The festival was founded in 1958 by the composer and conductor, Richard Hickox, and has since become a highly regarded event in the classical music world. Many renowned musicians have performed at the festival, and it has gained a reputation for showcasing emerging talent as well. Alongside the music, the festival also offers a unique experience for visitors to explore the beautiful Cornish countryside and coastline.

Hunt for Easter Eggs at Lanhydrock
1st – 16th April
Hop, race and hula-hoop your way through Lanhydrock’s historic formal garden and seek out the old Thatched Cottage, transformed into a House of Games especially for Easter. You can pop into the rainbow tent for face painting over the Easter weekend, indulge in a cream tea in the decorated Stables Tea-room or visit one of the three Lanhydrock house routes and discover more about how the Victorians celebrated Easter. The trail runs from 1 April 2023 to 16 April 2023, 10.30am-5.30pm

Celebrate flowers at the Spring Flower Show
1st-2nd April
Banish the winter blues and join us for our celebration of Cornwall’s early spring. Dramatic displays of spring flowers and shrubs; exquisite exhibits by leading nurseries and landscape designers, and a spectacular spread of horticultural traders are just some of the features of our 2023 Spring Flower Show at The Royal Cornwall Showground near Wadebridge on Saturday 1st and Sunday 2nd April.  Described by The Telegraph as “the most highly regarded spring show in the country” and by Gardens Illustrated as “one of the best flower and garden shows,” this popular two-day event celebrates Cornwall’s early spring on an unprecedented scale.  An Artisan Area will showcase high-quality, handmade items to adorn you, your home and your garden; talks, demonstrations and Gardeners’ Q&As will educate and entertain, and a delicious array of Cornish food and drink will fuel and refresh you.

Join in Bude Sea Pool’s Easter Extravaganza
9th April 2023 
12:00pm – 02:00pm
Summerleaze Beach, Bude, UK
Friends of Bude Sea Pool invite you to an Easter Eggstravaganza at the Pool on Easter Sunday 12-2pm. FREE EVENT.  Fun for everyone! Easter ‘egg’ hunt. Easter treasure Hunt. Easter Fancy Dress Competition. Easter Bonnet Competition. Easter themed homemade cakes and refreshments. Homemade Easter Bunny Soup (carrot!). Live music.  Fun packed 2 hours of Easter themed activities. All in aid of Bude Sea Pool.