Rises 300ft from the sea, crowned by the Ancient Castle,
St Michael’s Mount, is the jewel in Cornwall’s crown only 10 mins drive from roselands caravan park. This, the most famous of Cornwall’s landmarks, has a fascinating history, is steeped in both legend and folklore, has stunning panoramic views across Mounts Bay to Lands End and The Lizard, boasts a picturesque harbour and has a spectacular castle, complete with magestic gardens. The Mount is a complete family day out, with quite literally something for everyone.
SOriginally the site of a Benedictine Chapel, the spectacular castle on the rock dates from the 14th Century.
Now in the care of the National Trust, the Mount’s castle and gardens are open to the public during weekdays from April to October, and most weekends.
Access is on foot across the causeway at low tide, or by short ferry crossing at high tide. St Michael’s Mount, is “the jewel in Cornwall’s crown”.