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Address: The Sound, Plymouth, England
Phone Number: +44 1752 264849

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Plymouth Sound

You can view the Sound from Plymouth Hoe for free. But you can also get a boat from Sutton Harbour to see the Royal Naval Dockyard on the River Tamar. There is also an outdoor... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 30, 2015
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015 NEW

You can view the Sound from Plymouth Hoe for free. But you can also get a boat from Sutton Harbour to see the Royal Naval Dockyard on the River Tamar. There is also an outdoor salt water swimming pool (Tinside) overlooking the Sound on the Hoe. It is just nice to walk along the seafrond road overlooking the Sound on... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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49 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015 NEW

If you are in Plymouth visiting then it is a must to walk along the sea front, starting at the Barbican and make your way along the sea wall heading up to the Citadel, with beautiful views of Plymouth Sound, the are places where you can take boats into the sound, either fishing or dockyard and warships. Many places to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

Its the sea, great attraction, cant complain. Also has some amazing views. There is almost always ice cream vans on the hoe so you can eat ice cream whilst watching the boats.

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Did not dislike anything plenty of cafe`s to sit eat and drink and look out over the sound and watch the boats going in and out .

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Brilliant view ,walk from the town center up the slight hill towards the hoe promade,just has you reach the war memorial fantastic views of plymouth sound ,and the river plym on your left,

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

It's easy to get used to what we have in Plymouth and forget how amazing the views are. The sound is beautiful, and if you plan on visiting Plymouth - make a stroll up on to the hoe your number one priority.

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Bath
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11 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

A great place to walk around and in the summer to sit around. Parking not easy and meters are expensive, but the views are worth it.

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Southampton, England
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Best view ever - hear the sea and see the sound Spend all day just admiring the view and watching the boats come and go.

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

A wonderful body of water for watching boats and ships of all sorts and for boat trips. Well worth a visit whether you live in Plymouth or you visit from outside the city

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Superb beach with almost no human or human induced noise! Just nature and yourself! Loved spending 2 hours there!

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