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RNAS Culdrose Airfield Viewing Area

Gweek Road, Helston TR12 6BB, England
+44 1326 565085
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On a clear day you may still see nothing!.....

Followed the signs to the 'public viewing area' and the final destination was a small car park with... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2015
ppotti1234
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London, United Kingdom
A Car Park with a View!

The viewing are was just a car park looking through some chain link fencing - a bit disappointing... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2015
Andimac1
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Billingham, United Kingdom
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Gweek Road, Helston TR12 6BB, England
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Reviewed 23 July 2015

Followed the signs to the 'public viewing area' and the final destination was a small car park with a dozen or so spaces. The view is through chain link fencing at the end of the airfield. Because of the position of the viewing area, when...More

2  Thank ppotti1234
Reviewed 22 July 2015

The viewing are was just a car park looking through some chain link fencing - a bit disappointing really, no other facilities or even a shop.

Thank Andimac1
Reviewed 16 July 2015

its not great because your stuck right at the end of the field on the wrong side of the brow of a long low hill. all you see is cars going in and out, its free but rubbish

Thank storm r
Reviewed 15 July 2015

Our annual airshow family get together visit and not disappointing! Brilliant day, access & parking a trial though!

Thank havesatnavwilltravel
Reviewed 5 July 2015

Both I and my family have really enjoyed our visit to the viewing area at Culdrose, lots to see. However when the cafe was there with the enthusiastic women in attendance it was a real 'must do' event when visiting the area no matter the...More

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 30 June 2015

We visited to see the Eurofighters that were stationed at Culdrose for a week. We also got to see Hawks and SeaKings too. It's a great spot, and almost feels like you're on the base - you can clearly see the pilots in the cockpit...More

2  Thank SeasideFan57
Reviewed 15 June 2015

We have been calling in to the Culdrose Airfield Viewing Area for as long as I can remember. It's not pompous and 'pay to enter ' - you just drive in and hope to get lucky with what you see. This is an active airbase...More

1  Thank suziewong1
Reviewed 7 June 2015

We visited on a Friday afternoon at about 16.00 hours and there was no activity so we assumed things must have been on rundown for the weekend. It would however proide a good viewing area if there was aircraft activity.

Thank GusHon
Reviewed 24 April 2015

I feel the same as some others, how sad the café has closed for ever. We used to bring our small children here when it was just a caravan. They loved watching the planes and helicopters and would buy models with their pocket money. The...More

3  Thank Clare A
Reviewed 9 April 2015

It's great to see all the helicopters going in and out of RNAS Culdrose. Unfortunately the day we visited the viewing area it was quite damp and misty so no flying, but would go back if in the area again.

1  Thank Diane C
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