When to find the cheapest flights to Isles Of Scilly
Isles of Scilly: simply wonderful
|Isles Of Scilly city centre|
|St Mary's Airport (ISC): 1 mi from city centre|
Flights to the Isles of Scilly: practical information
Cheap airlines to the Isles of Scilly
There are few places as magical in Great Britain as the Isles of Scilly. From St. Mary’s to Tresco, start planning your holiday in the Isles of Scilly with cheap flights to St. Mary’s Airport (ISC). SkyBus connects to Newquay, Southampton, Bristol and Exeter.
When to book flights to the Isles of Scilly
The Isles of Scilly enjoy the best weather in the UK with sunny summers and mild winters (the mildest in the country). The balmy climate makes it the perfect spot to catch some sun on your stay cation. Book your holiday in the Isles of Scilly a couple months in advance for the cheapest fares.
- Peak season: Summers and half-term breaks.
- Low season: Winters tend to be quietest.
Flights to the Isles of Scilly take 30 minutes from Newquay.
Experience the Isles of Scilly: what to see, what to do
Officially the Isles of Scilly are known as an “Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty,” so why haven’t you visited yet? From St. Mary’s to the wild windswept wilderness on Bryher Island and not missing the grand island of Tresco, here’s some ideas to inspire your next trip.
Essentials in the Isles of Scilly
Abbey Gardens: Tresco is home to some pretty grand resorts and these gardens aren’t too shabby either! The botanical garden is home to hundreds of sub-tropical plants that will make you wonder if you’re still in England or not.
Cromwell Castle: Get your history lesson on the island of Tresco at Cromwell’s Castle. This coastal gun tower was built by Oliver Cromwell in the 1650s so he could watch the anchorage between Bryher and Tresco.
Boating: The best views of the islands aren’t from inland but from out on the water. Get yourself on a boat trip for a wildlife watching tour, there’s so much to discover!
Find more information on Simply Scilly.
Accommodation in the Isles of Scilly
St. Mary’s is the most equipped island for hosting and welcoming tourists. You’ll find hotels of all sizes on St. Mary’s while the other islands have a much more modest hotel offering. Demand exceeds supply in the summertime so it’s essential to book your hotels in advance when you plan your trip.