Delightful St Mary’s Garrison Walk


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Learn the remarkable history of the Isles of Scilly and the coastal defence on a guided tour.
  • Join your guide at St Mary’s quay to learn about the island’s 8,000 years of history

  • Take a guided tour of St Mary’s Garrison, with a history that spans 350 years as a coastal defence system

  • Take in spectacular views across to the islands of Bryher and Tresco

  • Enjoy an exceptionally mild climate, beautiful flowers, and countless white sandy beaches

Beyond Land’s End

Take a guided tour of St Mary’s Garrison spanning 350 years back as a coastal defence system. Learn its remarkable history as you walk the preserved Garrison Walls. Today St Mary’s is a beautiful haven of peace and tranquillity. People here are known for their friendliness. Admire the thousands of birds, clear turquoise sea, and ancient sites and monuments.

Practical information

  • Included: Cup of tea or coffee. 

  • Remarks/requirements: Appropriate clothing and comfortable walking shoes. 

  • Walking information: Approximately 1.5 miles in total, up to 24 steps (depending on tide) from the tender from the Quay. The ground is uneven and hilly in places. 

  • Wheelchair accessible: No.

  • Language: English.

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