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The Lizard and Kynance Cove

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Address: The Lizard TR12 7NT, England
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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What a superb place to view wildlife and take in the breathtaking scenery. Definitely recommend- a stunning place which makes England one of the most beautiful countries on Earth... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 August 2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

What a superb place to view wildlife and take in the breathtaking scenery. Definitely recommend- a stunning place which makes England one of the most beautiful countries on Earth (when the sun in shining)

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Absolutely love Kynance Cove, gorgeous sandy beach and crystal clear waters. And free parking if you are a member of the National Trust.

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Hertfordshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

Having read a blog about Kynance cove we decided to visit while holidays get in Falmouth. Parking was £5 for the whole day (free for National Trust members) and well worth it. The car park staff were friendly and helpful. There are toilets at the car park (I didn't use) and also on the beach which were clean. There are... More 

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St Austell, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

The Lizard peninsula is one of our favourite areas in Cornwall. The South West Coastal Footpath connects The Lizard Point (the most southerly point in the UK) with Kynance Cove, a walk of about 2 miles or so. The coastal views are magnificent, as you walk toward Kynance you are looking toward Mounts Bay. There are toilets at The Lizard... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

Strong rip currents in cove - do not swim unless you you want to RIP. Amazing views all around - fantastic walk to the Lizard and the most southerly point in England. More spectacular than Lands End. Do not worry if you see car park full signs - just line up - as one goes out one goes in -... More 

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Halifax, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

Great area coves beaches etc. Parking not expensive, or donation at the Lizard. Seals can be spotted of the Lizard.

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Penarth - Vale of Glamorgan - Wales
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Kynance Cove is a world-class beauty vicinity - and an idea beach for swimming and surfing. The twenty minute walk to the beach from the car park is good for various reasons - it is enjoyable but it also deters the couch-potato crowds. Adjacent to the beach is a more than adequate café. I would regard it a a day's... More 

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Amazing spot...lovely beaches, clear blue water...hard to believe you are in England. Worth the mini hike. Make sure you time it right with the tides so you can walk through to the smaller, quieter beach areas / cave bit.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

For a moment last Wednesday afternoon, I was the most southerly person in the whole country. . . . then my wife had a turn! Following that we looked in the few small shops/information stands and headed back on our 14 mile round walk from Kuggar to Lizard and back. We worth the visit for the views, the novelty and... More 

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Stoke Holy Cross, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

One of the finest beaches on planet earth. Simply breathtaking, green ocean, golden sands, rock pools. An incredible place.

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