Visited the castle today it was a lovely sunny day, love coming here and walking up to the top. Great views. Lots to learn as you are walking about. Great costal walks as well. Also a lovely tea room. When the tide is out you...More
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Beautiful location, quite busy but its quite a big place, so not so bad. Passing people on the stairs was our only annoyance. We picked a scorcher of a day to visit, we went to the little church too, which was lovely.
If you really want to appreciate this site you need to be prepared to climb up a lot of uneven steps They do offer land-rover up and down path to entrance (for extra charge) but if you to take it down in the first place...More
Not really sure I can say much more as my lasting memory after a long coastal walk prior to visiting the 'Castle' was steps... steps to the payment kiosk, steps down to the castle, steps up to the other side, steps down to the beach......More
Quite a long walk down to the beach before the climb to the castle. We took advantage of the Land Rovers, down and especially back. The climb to the castle is not for the faint of heart but most certainly worth it. Nice cafe and...More
Underwritten by folklore, breathtaking views whatever the weather (we went when cloudy and very windy). Embedded within the north Cornish coastline, showing the coastline at its best. Be prepared for significant steps though.
The views are breathtaking, the castle ruins are well worth the effort it takes to get to them... There are a lot of steps!! The Cove has caves, white foamy breaking waves,shingle beach and is lovely, if it had been warmer I would have been...More
Yes that's what it is. Very eroded by sea winds etc. But interesting enough. Steep walk up with narrow steps (two way) in one part. Nice visitor centre and cafe but they charge significantly more for a cream tea than up in the village, better...More
If you want a bit of English history spiced up with Arthurian lore, then this is the place to visit. Right from its location, the castle already captures your imagination, situated as it is on the edge of the cliffs. For someone like me who...More
This site is the perfecxt mix of scenery, iron age settlement ruins, and medieval fortress ruin. Throw in some history, some arthurian mythology, add a touch of tristan and isold, and find a magic cave you're you're set. Quite a lot of steps. Don't fall...More