Welcome to the Isles of Scilly
Isles of Scilly is outstandingly beautiful, uncrowded and unspoilt place. You can't find anything like this anywhere else. The Isles of Scilly lie just off the coast of Cornwall but seem like a world apart. Everyone who visits here falls in love.
Getting to the Isles of Scilly
Getting to the Isles of Scilly is a truly memorable experience. You can either watch the islands appear over the horizon and enjoy the aerial view, or simply sit back and cruise across the ocean. If you are lucky you might even see whales and basking sharks.
The Isles of Scilly Ferry Travel
On the 26th March 1920 the Isles of Scilly Steamship Company Ltd was formed by the inhabitants of the Islands to provide regular, cost effective and enjoyable travel between the mainland and the Isles of Scilly. The first Scillonian vessel began regular trips from Penzance to St Mary's on Thursday 2nd February 1926. Since then the company has continually operated the shipping service to provide the vital connection between the mainland and Isles of Scilly.