Top Four Things to do on Holiday in Hayle
Once a booming foundry town, being one of the most important mining ports in the nineteenth century, Hayle is now a popular destination for seaside holidays. Holiday in the lovely town of Hayle and enjoy the breathtaking two mile stretch of golden sandy beach. Indulge in delicious food from the local, independent eateries. There’s certainly plenty to do in this small Cornish town, for families, foodies and even birdwatchers.
Here are our top 5 things to do when on holiday in Hayle:
1. Enjoy a Cornish pasty
If you’re on holiday in Cornwall, you’ve got to try a traditional Cornish pasty! Choose from one of the two Philps pasty shops in the town and get a taste for the famous mouthwatering Cornish delicacy. What filling will you choose – traditional steak, chicken, veggie? There are many to choose from, as well as rolls, baps and other delicious baked goods.
2. Go to Paradise Park
Enjoy a day out at Hayle’s Paradise Park. It is a great attraction for families, with it’s award-winning wildlife sanctuary, home to over 1,000 colourful birds. After learning about many of the different birds at Paradise Park, visit the JungleBarn, an indoor play centre. With giant slides, soft play areas and a special toddler zone, children of all ages will enjoy this attraction.
3. Indulge in ice cream
If you have a sweet tooth, Mr B’s ice cream parlour is for you. Enjoy the best fresh ice cream, made with both locally sourced Cornish produce and the finest Italian ingredients. Choose from classic ingredients, such as vanilla or strawberry. If you’re feeling a little more adventurous, perhaps choose the delicious maple and pecan, or even the Dutch apple crumble. One thing’s for sure, you’ll certainly be going back for more! Mr B’s has two ice cream parlours in Hayle, so no matter where you’re staying in the town, you’ll not be far from a Mr B’s!
4. Go to the beach
Hayle is known for its beautiful stretch of three miles of golden sandy beaches, overlooking the bay of St Ives. The three beaches making up the famous three miles are: Hayle Towans, Upton Towans and Mexico beach. Whether you enjoy relaxing at the beach, swimming in the sea or building sand castles, you’ll be sure to have a fantastic time! Take in the beautiful views and Cornish sea air, creating memories to last a life time to reminisce of your family holiday in sunny Hayle. The beaches in Hayle are also a fantastic spot to watch the sunset during Summer!