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Britain’s best kept secret. A sub tropical paradise based less than 30 miles from Lands End! The Isles of Scilly is a magnificent destination for a day trip, short break or longer holiday. If you are looking for a getaway and a quality of life tricky to find in the hustle and bustle of most towns and cities then the Isles of Scilly is the place for you. The scenery is beautiful with gorgeous white beaches, exotic plants, an unmatched peace and tranquility combined with a sub tropical climate. Why go anywhere else? 

There are 5 islands populated by 2,000 friendly islanders, set amongst hundreds of smaller islands to choose from for your holiday they are as follows:

  • St Marys – The largest of the islands, at two and a half miles by one and three-quarter miles. The island also is home to a large variety of wildlife.
  • Tresco – The second largest island offers an astonishing variety of scenery,
  • Bryher – The smallest community of the Islands, Bryher offers beauty and contrast.
  • St Martins – An island of white sands and clear waters, St. Martin’s boasts some of the best beaches in the British Isles.
  • St Agnes – The most south-westerly of the Islands, St Agnes is enchanting and tranquil.

Heated by the Gulf Stream and improving the Isles of Scilly’s climate, the islands are surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean and are warmed by the North Atlantic drift. To travel to the Scilly Isles you will rely on sea and air links to and from the mainland. This will always make it a world apart and whilst populations increase I can only see the Isles of Scilly’s popularity rising. Whether you choose to travel across via sea or Fly to the Isles of Scilly you will be sure to enjoy the treasures of the Islands whatever the season.

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