St Mary’s Coastal Walk
Explore Hugh Town, the charming capital of the Isles of Scilly, and enjoy incredible coastal views.
Explore the beautiful and quaint capital of the Isles of Scilly.
Visit well preserved neolithic burial sites and the ruins of a Bronze Age settlement.
Marvel at the beautiful white-sand beaches and clear, turquoise waters.
Take in spectacular views over Hugh Town to Samson, Bryher, and Tresco.
Level 3: Active - good mobility needed
Appropriate clothing and comfortable walking shoes.
Burial chamber with a view
Join a guide for a stroll through Hugh Town. Climb up Buzza Hill to admire the view and the Bronze Age burial chamber. See the 19th-century windmill tower before continuing toward Peninnis Head, taking in glorious views over the Western Rocks, the last outpost of the British Isles. Pass the holiday home of Harold Wilson and see the quaint harbor and the Old Quay.
Remarks/requirements: Appropriate clothing and comfortable walking shoes.
Walking information: Strenuous Approximately 3 miles, with uneven surfaces and inclines, steep in places