Island in Looe

Looe Island

A mile offshore from Hannafore Point is the densely wooded Looe Island (officially known as St George's Island), a 9-hectare nature reserve and a haven for marine wildlife. You can explore on foot, or book a guided …
Beach in Looe

Talland Bay

Along the coast path between Looe and Polperro is this small sheltered beach, which makes a great spot for swimming at both low and high tide, with inlets and tidal pools to explore. The beach is a bit pebbly above …
Wildlife Reserve in Looe

Wild Futures Monkey Sanctuary

Half a mile east of Looe, this wildlife centre is guaranteed to raise some 'aaahhhhs' over its woolly and capuchin monkeys, many of which were rescued from captivity. They're all contained in wire-mesh cages, so it'…
Zoo in Looe

Porfell Wildlife Park

A lively animal park a couple of miles outside Looe, with wild denizens including macaws, parakeets, owls, lemurs, meerkats and zebras, as well as a venerable capybara called Bert.