Tintagel Castle Access

Access information for the site is listed below. For more information, or if you have particular access needs, please contact us before you visit. Please note that some facilities may require booking in advance.

Mobility/Older Visitors
Wheelchair Loan
No
Mobility Scooter Loan
No
Site Folders
No
Accessible Toilets
Yes
Adult Changing Area
No
Handrails
No
Easy-use Cutlery
No
Assistance Dogs Welcome
Yes
Wheelchair Access
Wheelchair access is limited due to the geography of the site. Wheelchair access is available to viewing points and the visitors centre.
Entrance/Set Down
No set down area
Disabled Parking
No disabled parking on site. Transport service available (Apr - Oct) to take visually impaired and ambulant disabled people to the exhibition and shop (additional charge). No need to book, except for large groups - please contact the site in advance.
Onsite Transport
Land Rover service available (April - October) to take visually impaired and ambulant disabled people to the exhibition and shop (additional charge). No need to book, except for large groups - please contact the site in advance.
Stairs
Steps to the island and courtyards as well as along the coast path access route.
Lift Access
No lits on site.
Seating and Rest Points
Some resting points at the site.
Pathways: Surface and Gradients
Surfaces in the castle include grass, gravel, cobbles and flagstones. Many of the surfaces are uneven and include changes of level.
Dog Bowl and Toileting
Yes - dog bowl available outside the shop. Dog bins also available.
Blind/Visually Impaired
Braille Guides
No
Braille Signage
No
Handrails
No
Accessible Toilets
Yes
Torches
No
Assistance Dogs Welcome
Yes
Sensory Experiences
No
Audio Tours
No
Site Tours
No Information Available
Handling Objects
No
Tactile Models
No
Areas of Low Lighting
Yes in the exhibition room.
Colour Contrasts
No
Large Print
No
Dog Bowl and Toileting
Yes - dog bowl available outside the shop. Dog bins also available.
Deaf/Hard of Hearing
Vibrating Fire Alarms
No
Tour Transcripts
No
Film Subtitles
No
BSL Tours
No
Assistance Dogs Welcome
Yes
Induction Loops
Located at both the pay point and shop.
Audio Installation Transcripts
No
Dog Bowl and Toileting
Yes - dog bowl available outside the shop. Dog bins also available.
Learning Difficulties
Accessible Toilets
Yes
Adult Changing Area
No
Easy-use Cutlery
No
Basic language Audio Tours
No Information Available
Easy Read Material
No
Large Print Material
No
Dyslexia Friendly Material
No
Sensory Experiences
No
Handling Objects
No
Culinary/Dietary
Easy-use Cutlery
No
Bottle/Food Warming
Yes
Child Size Portions
Yes
Highchairs
Yes
Special Diets
Gluten free and dairy - ask for details.
Health and Safety
Deep Water
Site located on cliff edge care must be taken in all areas of the site.
Trip Hazard
Animal burrows.
Sheer Drop
Site located on cliff edge care must be taken in all areas of the site.
Slip Hazard
Natural grass and stone surfaces may be slippery when wet.
Steep Slope
Very steep slopes and cliffs due to the rugged terrain of the headland.
Steep Stairs
Steep cliffs on rocky headland. Access to castle via over 100 steep steps.
Beware of Traffic
Main access path from village shared with limited off road traffic.
Uneven Ground
Surfaces in the castle include grass, gravel, cobbles and flagstones. Many of the surfaces are uneven and include changes of level.

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Tintagel Castle

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Castle Road, Tintagel, Cornwall, PL34 0HE
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