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Plymouth Sound

Well worth the visit steeped in History wonderful views out across the sea you can watch the war... read more

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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You’ve got to visit this wonderful setting if you’re coming to Plymouth this is why Plymouth is... read more

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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Reviewed yesterday

Well worth the visit steeped in History wonderful views out across the sea you can watch the war ships come and go .Wonderful sight when they do the firework competions lots of resturants and cafes

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jill o
Reviewed 2 days ago

You’ve got to visit this wonderful setting if you’re coming to Plymouth this is why Plymouth is called the Ocean City. We’ve got wonderful natural settings you can look across to Cornwall and when the weather is good it’s as good as any where in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Adrian H
Reviewed 2 days ago

We enjoyed walking around the edge of the water and reading about the Mayflower and other aspects of Plymouth in England's history as well as America's. Even on a cool, rainy day, it was worth the trip! (Nov. 2017)

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank melindahemphill
Reviewed 2 days ago

Plymouth Sound. Residents, visitors, scientists and adventurers alike come and explore the city and discover all it has to offer. Discover Plymouth’s role as a leading UK ocean city, for research, leisure, heritage and local produce. The spectacular site hosts, live music, entertainment, aquatic leisure...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank RayMorton
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This area of Plymouth is spectacular. Especially on a sunny day. Great views of the sea and Plymouth sound. Well worth a visit for an ice cream or just a walk.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mayo1969
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Plymouth Hoe is a lovely area to stroll along the sea front, grab a coffee on the way or a bite to eat at the cafes overlooking the Sound. Lovely walk from the Hoe round to the historic Barbican with its harbour, restaurants and unusual...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Loveday2016
Reviewed November 7, 2018

Fantastic area with great views an ideal place for a picnic as it has some super grassed areas. this should not be missed

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Christopher P
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

So it’s getting colder but on a dry crisp day there is nowhere better for a nice walk wrapped up warm. Even in the winter on a dry and not so windy day you will still see lots of people taking their boats out. If...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 5, 2018

What a lovely place ,So much history ,and can imagine Drake, calmly watching the sound from the corner of his eye, AMADA? BOWLS! Fantastic views,very relaxing make sure you bring your camera.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JOJOJOCornwall
Reviewed November 4, 2018

On a nice day it's great to walk along the front, or if you have a boat to do the coast by sea, it’s not that bad on a rainy day either.

Date of experience: October 2018
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