So, where are the Scilly Isles? They are located south-west of Cornwall, just off the coast of mainland Britain. There are about 150 of these small, rocky islands (5 of which are inhabited) situated 45 km or 28 miles from Land’s End.

They are accessible by ferry from Penzance or by air from various other locations. To find out more about accessing the Scilly Isles, just visit the ‘getting there‘ page on this website. Otherwise, thank you for reading this section. Hopefully your question of ‘where are the Scilly Isles‘ has been satisfactorily answered!