Footpath from Mevagissey to Heligan Gardens



Taxi:  Meva Cars - £6 for 4 passengers – 07513 774529


Buses: Western Greyhound services 524-5 depart from

opposite main car park (see map) at Hr+55

(Sundays 1120 & 1250).  Return from the gardens

at Hr+25 (Sundays 1500 & 1630).


Footpath to Heligan Gardens runs from just beyond the 

children’s play area (on road out towards St Austell) and is

approximately 1½ miles from where it leaves the road.

The path is uphill through woods and

farmland and you should allow 50 minutes

there & 40 back (downhill!).  The path 

can be muddy in places after heavy rain 

(cycle track is a little longer but easier

in wet weather).


       Heligan entry prices: (at 1 April 2014)


       Adults                           £12

       Senior Citizens             £10

       Children 5-15 years     £6

       Children under 5          Free

       Family (2+3)               £30




Show your ferry ticket for

a £1.50 discount









                                                                            DOGS are permitted

                                                                                      on a lead.


On foot: Follow road out of

   village towards  St Austell.

Branch left at sports centre

(cycle path runs parallel to the

road initially).  Leave cycle track*

        via wooden gate on left, 50 yards

 after passing an ivy covered ruin

Map is diagrammatic and not to scale!              on your right. Follow path to Heligan  Mill.

Boat telephone no. is                                             Bear left over a  small ford and  follow

track uphill to Heligan entrance

07977 203394                                                        (on right through car park).  


* If wet, continue on cycle track to Heligan (slightly longer)




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