Port Issac on the north coast of Surrounded by high cliffs, this quaint village of steep narrow streets lead down to a pretty fishing harbour where fishermen land their catch each day. As well as fishing and restaurants, this village is best known as a major tourist destination. Many holidaymakers want to stay in this picturesque village, which has some great coastal scenery and nearby sandy beaches. Port Issac is famous for being the filming location for the popular Doc Martin TV series which brings in hoards of fans, eager to see where their on-screen hero was featured in scenes in the show.