Many of Cornwall’s most interesting sights can be found within easy driving distance of Calstock, making it a great place to base yourself while you are in town. Buckland Abbey and the St. Mellion Golf Club are just two of the best places to explore here. Two more worthwhile attractions within a short distance of Calstock are Brent Tor and Charles Church.
Savvy travelers in Calstock, interested in finding out what makes the area tick, will love the cultural attractions nearby. Find the treasures kept in the many fascinating museums here such as Plymouth Dome in Plymouth and Elizabethan House.
If you are looking for great family fun, head to the various child-friendly attractions. Explore the National Maritime Aquarium in Plymouth, to experience some of the most interesting creatures in the world.
If the sun is shining, do what the locals do and make the most of the nearby green spaces. Inhale the salty air, skim rocks in the shallows and enjoy some sunshine at nearby the Whitsand Bay Beach in Plymouth. Put on your hiking shoes and enjoy the natural parks for which this area is well known, like the Dartmoor National Park in Plymouth and Lydford Gorge in Okehampton.
Stroll through the streets to enjoy the most popular attractions in and around the area. Those with a passion for history will enjoy Royal Citadel in Plymouth.
Sports fanatics should head to Home Park, Plymouth to see the Plymouth Argyle taking on visiting rivals. On match days the stadium becomes a sea of green and white, as local soccer lovers flock together to support their beloved team.
When you’re ready to put your feet up after enjoying the charms of Calstock, check in to one of the area's range of bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. The Future Inn Plymouth, the Jurys Inn Plymouth and the Holiday Inn Plymouth are among the many great places to stay around here.