Welcome to Falmouth

Cruise ship Europa in Falmouth harbour on a sunny day

Cruise ship Europa in Falmouth harbour on a sunny day

Welcome. Bienvenue. Willkommen. Bienvenida. 

Falmouth welcomes you to Britain’s most diverse port of call. A port surrounded by unspoilt and dramatic natural scenery, with panoramic views of the sea at every turn. One of the key gateways into the Royal Duchy of Cornwall, Falmouth has a fascinating historical, cultural and maritime heritage and is the leading south coast resort situated in Britain’s best loved holiday region, Cornwall.

Within this section we hope to provide you with as much information about Falmouth so that you can make the most of your visit ashore:

You will be greeted upon disembarking, by the award winning Falmouth Ambassadors. They will answer any questions or queries you may have and hand you a cruise visitor map & guide (see below).


Falmouth Cruise Transfer Coach
Upon disembarking, you can choose to take the FREE cruise transfer coach into the heart of Falmouth’s bustling town centre full of hidden gems from specialist Cornish shops, gardens, beaches and art galleries, to quality pubs, cafes and restaurants.

Falmouth Shuttle Bus 
Once in town you also have the option of hopping on or off the Falmouth Shuttle Bus. This takes in a circular route around Falmouth. For more information see the pullout Cruise Visitor Map & Guide.

The local community’s traditional Cornish welcome is sure to make any visit a memorable one. We welcome your feedback on your stay with us so please feel free to email in your comments to info@passengerships.co.uk.

So relax, unwind and enjoy a traditional Cornish pasty!

Falmouth's Attractions

Falmouth has many attractions well worth a visit - Falmouth Art Gallery, National Maritime Museum and Pendennis Castle being the top three. View a full list of attractions in the Falmouth area here.

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Falmouth's beaches & coastline

Falmouth is located right on the world renowned South West Coast Path and has some lovely walks that take in fantastic river and beach views. Suggested walks are on the map & guide you will receive when you disembark.

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Falmouth's Parks & Gardens

Do make time to visit one of Falmouth's lovely gardens. Click to find out more about the four that are right in the town.

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