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Address: The Sound, Plymouth, England
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Wonderful views across Plymouth Sound. Walk to the Barbican and its variety of historical attractions.

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Wonderful views across Plymouth Sound. Walk to the Barbican and its variety of historical attractions.

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Best place to catch great view of Plymouth sound, I would recommend is from Jennycliff. It has a car park with facilities and ice cream vans in the summer months. Along with walks and a cafe. Dogs are allowed and even a beach, though there are many steps and paths leading down so not good for those with mobility problems.... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Well we got on boat they new who we were I the dad new my daughter boyfriend was going to propose they couldn't do enough they was amazing amazing trip and when we got to are location they couldn't do enough took pictures of us all and gave us bottles of champagne on house made the trip that bit special... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Especially when the sun is shining Plymouth Sound is the jewel in Plymouth's crown. Go up onto Plymouth Hoe, stand by Smeaton's Tower (the red and white lighthouse) and look out to sea. Three miles (approx) from the shore is one of the worlds largest free standing Breakwaters. 14 miles out into the English Channel on a clear day you... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Doing a boat trip up 'the Sound' is an amazing day out for your family, may I say. You can pass the Historic Devonport Dockyard and see some of the marine vessels lying at their respective jettys. The trip takes you right up the sound and up the river Tamar, very good trip, I must say. Oh ! by the... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

As with the Hoe the Sound complements your experience.The day we sat there and just watched everything that going off and there is so much to just sit and watch, new bench seats let you just sit back and watch. One tip would be to take a cushion with you to allow you to sit there for a little longer... More 

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Newport, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a wonderful place to visit and gives extensive views of Plymouth Sound, Drake's Island and the Plymouth Breakwater. The whole area is used for various venues during the year so it is worth checking local information on what might be held during your visit. The area comprises of a large grass area together with a huge tarmac central... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a beautiful place. The view extends for ever and was a delight to sit a look at and photograph. Yhis place will stay in my memory forever.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great sea views and worth a boat trip out into the Sound. Always something to watch.Could easily imagine the busy shipping traffic of years ago.

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely views out to the ocean. Drakes Island to the right which if you are adventurous enough is accessible by permission (or not if you want to break the law) if you fancy a kayak or a dip in the water. Watch out the the many ferries or war ships else you'll get picked up by the Police. Plenty of... More 

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