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Plymouth Sound

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Address: The Sound, Plymouth, England
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$321.16*
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Historic Plymouth luxury one day private guided tour from Devon
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$321.16*
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Historic Plymouth luxury one-day private guided tour from Cornwall

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Fishing and sightseeing

My wife took me Mackerel fishing, a little bit strange for a birthday but it was fabulous. We travelled out to Cawsand Bay, what a view. We then tried our luck right out by the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
Grahame B
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife took me Mackerel fishing, a little bit strange for a birthday but it was fabulous. We travelled out to Cawsand Bay, what a view. We then tried our luck right out by the breakwater, looking up towards Jennycliff and back towards the hoe, barbican and across Plymouth Sound was great. A thoroughly enjoyable but different day out

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Wether you are afloat or gazing at the sound from Plymouth Hoe the sight of the sound will take your breath away. Better still if you take one of the pleasure cruises out past the Hoe and up to the dockyard. An amazing place.

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Thank Christopher J
Solihull, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Parking can be a problem, but a nice walk along the front, maybe stopping for a cream tea or ice cream is great. If the weather is against you, park up and view through the car window.

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1 Thank Timmide
Fareham, United Kingdom
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506 reviews
249 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Truly fascinating to sit up the hoe and watch the wide variey of warships, ferries, yachts and fisherman sail by.

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Thank Phil P
South East England, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great veiw, watching the world go by, catching the sun. Light house area closed off due to the uni graduations taking place

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Thank skiprat05
Pincher Creek, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A wonderful way to experience the beautiful attributes of Plymouth Harbour is to cruise the sites and view them from the sea! Drake’s Island, named after Sir Francis Drake, the English explorer who used Plymouth as his home port passes by during a cruise of Plymouth Sound. A Royal navy submarine base, and naval dockyard, it was interesting to see... More 

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Thank Brian M
St Germans , Cornwall
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 172 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 15, 2016

I sat on Plymouth Hoe in 1967 and watched Sir Francis Chichester return to Plymouth after sailing around the world. We watched the Tall ships race, Drake 400 celebrations in 1988 and we saw the new Millenium in 2000.The view out to Sea is spectacular and across to Mount Edgecumbe. Plymouth is fortunate to have such a wonderful backdrop.The city... More 

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Thank Robertscargill
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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111 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 12, 2016

Plymouth Sound is the bay that forms the seafront of Plymouth. There's lots to do around Plymouth Sound, everything from nice meals by the sea, to kayaking, to walking along the rugged coastline of Mount Edgcumbe.

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Thank Alex W
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2016

Beautiful place for a stroll along the Hoe, with amazing views and loads of history everywhere you look, with several nice cafe's and restaurants along the way

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Callington, United Kingdom
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300 reviews
112 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 171 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 23, 2016

Always busy and always something new to see. Many of the events here have,and continue to,make our history !!

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