Your Bude

What makes Bude one of the best places to visit in Cornwall? That depends whether your idea of a good time is a walk with a beautiful view, rushing waves or just a good nose around one of the friendliest seaside towns you’ll ever explore. Visitors love the balance of laid back seclusion along with tempting local attractions and activities. They also love our cool independent shops, venues and eateries. Whichever way you decide to enjoy the area, you’ll never be short of things to do in Bude.

For ramblers, surfers, lovers and loafers

Will your Bude experience start with a sandy beach, a browse through local galleries and cafes or a wander along the beautiful South West Coast Path? You can be as active or lazy as you like, opting for total relaxation or the thrill of adrenaline sports. Our listings should give you plenty of ideas and information in a logical order, from top notch eateries to some of the best activities in Cornwall.

Should you have any other questions or special requests however, our friendly team at Bude Tourist Information Centre have all the answers.

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    It is suggested that origins of the name Duckpool comes from the ancient custom of dunking witches.
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