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South West Coast Path National Trail

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Address: Lands End, Plymouth TR19 7AA, England
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Lovely walk

Best views of the coast on the sw watch for basking sharks and dolphins good pair of binoculars is advisable . You be gutted to see a splash and just can't see what it is

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
Ian L
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Best views of the coast on the sw watch for basking sharks and dolphins good pair of binoculars is advisable . You be gutted to see a splash and just can't see what it is

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Thank Ian L
Cologne, Germany
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44 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Absolutely gorgeous. The views are beautiful; it's quite an experience and sometimes a lot more excitement than one might expect on a walk.

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Thank Tana F
Greater London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016

The train runs right by the sea... Not the sea with beach coast line, but directly by the sea! When big wave hits our train, I had to think of the worst case scenario... Even every member of my family soaked in Rain and Wave from the sea, We all looked happy and exciting! One rare experience you can have... More 

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Thank Woo k
Bideford, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2015

Even a small section of this route is worth walking, but check the ability of all party members as it can frighten some; because of path width and heights to the sea.

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Thank Everett S
Plymouth
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21 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2015

For those of you who love walking, you have to tackle the SWCP - even if just in bits at a time. We varied between taking a week out to do linear stretches, the good ole walk out and bus back options and circular walks for bits left over/lazier days. The north coast of Somerset and into Devon was a... More 

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Bridgend, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015

got lost a few times, really worked up a sweat, fantastic views, a great way to keep fit and lose some pounds.

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1 Thank charlieTourer
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

Beautiful and interesting walks. The national trail is always well kept and great for long walks or short strolls.

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1 Thank DIANE Y
Plymouth, England, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

The part i walk is a 15 mile stretch in the Plymouth area you can walk this part at 3mph some great views of Plymouth,The path goes by Bovisands Beach a great suntrap.Several pubs on this section of walk.

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1 Thank Peter O
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

How to describe all the undulating beauty and varying light which you will meet along this long stretch of coast.Different every visit but always ravishing.

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

Many people go abroad in search of exotic beauty but we have so much of that right here in our own country. The SW coastal path is one of the most beautiful stretches of our coast and every town on the way has so much character and history.

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