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==Get out==
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* Close to the '''Lizard''', there is [[Land's End]], Britains most southwesterly point.  
* Close to the '''Lizard''' [[Land's End]], Britain's most southwesterly point.  

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Britain's most southerly point

The Lizard [3] is a peninsula in Britain and part of Cornwall in the South West. The name maybe derived from the cornish expression Lys Ardh, which means High Court. The Lizard contains Britain's most southerly point : The Lizard Point.

Get in

British Airways and Ryanair operate flights to Newquay. National Express buses go to Truro, Camborne, Falmouth and Redruth.

Get around


  • Lizard Point - Britain's most southerly point - a bleak and dramatic place. But whilst you will have to pay a fee to go to Lands End, Lizard Point is actually further south and you can park and look straight out over the sea.
  • Goonhilly Earth Station one of the worlds greatest satellite communication centres, located at Goonhilly downs. The site is closed until further notice, but has received funds to be redeveloped into a new attraction.
  • National Seal Sanctuary (phone 01326 221 361, open all year apart from Christmas day) Admission fee is £9.50, specials fares apply to children, students and seniors. Located in Gweek. Essentially a few pools containing seals, although the cute baby ones on the promotional leaflet are only likely to be present during the baby season; but the older and more infirm seals who can't be released back into the wild are there all year round.
  • The Trebah Garden has subtropical plants with year round color. Admission is around £2.60 to £5.80 depending on time of year, special fares apply to children, students and seniors.
  • Kynance Cove. Cliff walks, wild flowers and geological features




  • Ann's Pasties, Sunny Corner, Beacon Terrace, The Lizard, TR12 7PB, 01326 290889, [1].



  • Franchis Holidays, Cury Cross Lanes, Mullion, Cornwall, TR12 7AZ, 01326 240301, [2]. Campsite and self-catering accommodation. Located between Mullion, Helston and The Lizard

Get out

  • Close to the Lizard Land's End, Britain's most southwesterly point.

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