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South West Coast Path Walk - Newquay's Twin Headlands from Newquay Station

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A 5 mile walk around Newquay's fascinating shoreline on the South West Coast Path, taking in the long sandy beaches with their Atlantic breakers which make it one of Britain's surf capitals, as well as its rocky headlands with their spectacular...more
Newquay Railway Station, Newquay TR7 2TS, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Soaring cliffs, windswept grasses and an incredible sea view. This was an incredible walk to take. Dog friendly, and not too taxing.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank neilf109
Reviewed November 13, 2018

We stayed in Newquay for a couple of days and did bits of the walk in stages rather than all at once. We stayed in a hotel overlooking Fistral beach and walked along the beach with the dog walkers and back along the cliff path....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MrsCWR
Reviewed September 12, 2018

lovely walk didnt do it all as was soo long but did enjoy doing half of it.very nice scenery would do it again hopefully complete it next time

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Q1137TDsimong
Reviewed August 13, 2018

We walked from Newquay station round to Fistral Beach and back. Lovely walk on a sunny day. Beautiful views.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Diane D
Reviewed August 12, 2018

Walked from bedruthen steps to porth but did cheat a bit by walking along the beach from Watergate bay. Absolutely stunning views. Bit tough in places as my knees don't like lots of steps but well worth the aches n pains.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank diane W
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

Did a 6 hour hike down past Newquay down around Crantock way and back, I walked it solo and although it could be maybe a little better sign posted as I got mislead by the signs twice, if you do end up confused the parking...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 12, 2018

Absolutely stunning walk, the coves and bays offer fantastic opportunities for taking phootgraphs, the sea is a stunning turquoise when the sun is shining.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank gak1960
Reviewed June 20, 2018

Download the walk from internet, which starts in town at railway station, heading down path of old tramway to follow parts of coastal path, around the beaches to towan headland and pentire to fistral beach. Great walk but factor in your journey to and from...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Reviewed May 30, 2018

There are some great walks all along the coast, we particularly enjoyed the Bedruthan Steps and associated beach.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank goodgrr
Reviewed May 23, 2018

This is a worthwhile path to take to get excellent views over the wonderful sandy bays on this coast and the amazing rocks with crashing waves.The path was pretty well made and I didn't have any difficulty on it. There were well placed seats where...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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