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Top Picnic Spots in Truro

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Pack up your lunch and enjoy eating alfresco in the Cornish sunshine.

Victoria Gardens – Cucumber sandwiches would be a fitting accompaniment here. Enjoy the pretty flowerbeds and lush lawns. TR1 3JE

Sunny Corner – Picnic on the river near Boscawen Park, a firm favourite with local families. TR1 1SG

Cathedral Green – Admire the beautiful cathedral, the perfect place for some lunchtime contemplation. TR1 2AF

Millpool – A tucked away little corner of the city where the elephants came and bathed!

Idless Woods – A large area of mixed woodlands, perfect for picnicking with your pooch. TR4 9QT

Daubuz Moor – A haven of parkland and peace. Here you will find habitats for all kinds of wildlife. TR1 1TR

Furniss Island – Garden and community green space right in the city. Great for a getaway lunch.

Waterfall Gardens – A magical little garden hidden deep in Victoria Gardens by St Georges Church. TR1 3JE

Boscawen Park – Large green open space on the river, perfect for the children to run off some steam. TR1 1SG

Kenwyn Churchyard – A tranquil respite with an abundance of birdsong and wildlife. Fantastic views across the city. TR1 3UY

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