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Plymouth Sound

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Address: The Sound, Plymouth, England
Phone Number: +44 1752 264849
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Fabulous views from Plymouth Hoe......

Drake played bowls on Plymouth Hoe and allegedly watched the Spanish Armada approaching - the Hoe certainly provides a beautiful vantage point over Plymouth Sound, a great natural... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Drake played bowls on Plymouth Hoe and allegedly watched the Spanish Armada approaching - the Hoe certainly provides a beautiful vantage point over Plymouth Sound, a great natural harbour. Take a pair of binoculars as pods of dolphins have been known to visit and the shipping movements are interesting, from yacht races to submarines and the huge Brittany ferries sailing... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Plymouth Sound has to be one of the most amazingly beautiful places in the UK and holds its own against anywhere else too. Every visit is different. Watched the Armed Forces day displays from there this year. The Firework competition is a two-evening extravaganza of sound and colour and all for FREE. This year the red arrows too. What to... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW via mobile

Nice place to go looking out at the water it all looks very nice with lots of places to eat and drink and look at the sea

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Plymouth
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4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Walk up to the hoe from the city centre and as you reach the top of the slope OMG, the view opens up better than a chocolate wrapper. Sea, hills and greenery. What better view when it's sunny. Smeatons tower and Plymouth Sound.space and fresh air. Wonderful and I never tire of it.

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

The views from the waterside cafes on the Hoe overlooking the Sound are amazing. You can watch the ships coming and going and go for lovely walks.

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Plymouth, England, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW via mobile

I first walked onto Plymouth Hoe when I was 18 years old and it took my breath away. 50 years later I still introduce Plymouth Sound to work colleagues as The 8th Wonder of the World The Sound stretches from the Mewstone in the East to Rame Head in the West, in the middle is a mile long breakwater and... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

I was blown away by the views and the authenticity of the information plaques & statues plus the variety of places to eat.

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Havant, United Kingdom
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6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

The Plymouth Sound reminded us very much of our home Portsmouth where there is always something to look at out at sea. . We would like to have taken one of the many boat trips that were on offer but never got the time as we only stopped 4 days but we are going back to do this maybe next... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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75 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

Historic Plymouth Sound - where the pilgrim fathers sailed for the New World in the hope that they could live in peace without religious persecution. Definetely worth a visit

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Durants Neck, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 197 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

Plymouth harbour where the Pilgrims left home to sail to a new land and start a new country. Lots of other things to do in Plymouth related to the Pilgrims

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Address: The Sound, Plymouth, England
Phone Number: +44 1752 264849
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Plymouth

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