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Lovely site in-between polpero and Lou. Nice easy shall down hill. Got the bus back using bus pass... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
David V
Fantastic scenery

The coastal path is a fantastic walk from Looe to Polperro or vice versa , you will need some good... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
garyc2106
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Walsall, United Kingdom
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A 5.4 mile moderate coastal walk along the South West Coast Path taking in a holy legend, a 6th century monastery, an 18th century eccentric and a 19th century engineer. There are rockpools on the beaches, remnants of shipwrecks, tales of smugglers...more
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All reviews talland bay coastal path stunning views half way caught the bus closed due steep climb well worth the effort blue peter ups and downs bus service steep bits climbs and descents the cliff great scenery fishing village smugglers rest
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Lovely site in-between polpero and Lou. Nice easy shall down hill. Got the bus back using bus pass for us oldies Uphill walk would give us Hart attack

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank David V
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The coastal path is a fantastic walk from Looe to Polperro or vice versa , you will need some good walking boots as it was quite wet and muddy in places, water as it’s a good two hour plus walk and your camera as the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank garyc2106
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful Walk And Scenery, off season but better for it, much more peaceful and totally breathtaking views, Polperro is just so pretty and the whole walk was truly amazing, suitable for most.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Alibaby095
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have done this walk several times, always from Polperro, where we got by bus to Looe. From Looe we took the train back to Liskeard. It is a slow and a bit old-fashioned train but very charming. The walk itself is full of beautiful...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank SaSandrine
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A good level of challenging with the right amount of hills. Lovely views, clear instructions, nice history and a very well earned beer at the end at the Crumplehorn in Polperro!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Beekle13
Reviewed December 31, 2018 via mobile

Firstly I am morbidly obese and completely unfit and 100% loved this walk! We were staying at a campsite near to Talland so decided to do the SW coastal path onto Looe. It is a very varied section of path with steep steps, hills and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ClaireAdamMoss
Reviewed December 30, 2018

lovely walk, a typical coast line walk with ups and downs and fantastic views. Had a great time and lots of friendly people all saying hello on the way around.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Albertini1
Reviewed December 29, 2018 via mobile

What a beautiful day we had , we walked from polperro to looe , the start was a delightful meander past some quaint little cottages above the harbour , then it got a bit steep and got the pulses racing for a bit , once...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank lisa a
Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

Lovely walk. Great scenery. Lovely cafe at talland. Didnt get as far as polperro. Went from looe to talland and back.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 870philr
Reviewed November 26, 2018

From Looe there is a fairly steep uphill walk for about 20 mins. Inevitably this is followed by a downhill to Talland Bay where the beach side cafe offers welcome refreshments. then more uphill from Talland Bay and a good clifftop stroll to Looe. When...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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maria p
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Response from kevmogg | Reviewed this property |
Beach
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Jamer57
May 25, 2018|
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Response from Andrew P | Reviewed this property |
Yes I thinks so if they are capable of walking approx 5 miles
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mike p
May 14, 2018|
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Response from Mossylog | Reviewed this property |
I’m 75 and I did it last month. There are some pretty steep parts and lots of stairs but the views are well worth the hike. Not a problem for the youngsters. Stop in Talland Bay for an ice cream. Be sure to take water!
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