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The Christmas Experience at Heligan

Christmas is always a magical time at The Lost Gardens of Heligan and to get the most out of your experience we have a whole host of festive activities around the estate from the 1st - 24th December.

Festive Christmas Trail

Explore the gardens with your family and share in some good old christmas cheer!  This sensory trail invites you to sing along to your festive favourites, detect the ‘smells’ of Christmas, enjoy bird spotting for our friendly Robins, guess the present (by squeezing, not peaking! and have a chuckle at our best Christmas cracker jokes!  Wrap up warm and pop your wellies on to join us in merriment this Christmas at Heligan!
Write your letter to Father Christmas

Located in Melon Yard Lean-to. Nestle underneath twinkly lights and write your wishes on a letter to Father Christmas, pop your letter into our magical post box to be whisked away to ‘the man himself’!


If you want even more from your visit to Heligan, why not visit Father Christmas to personally deliver your wishlist? Tickets are available here 

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