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Historic Cornwall

This section of Cornish coastline is rugged and exciting, remaining the same over generations, but... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
Peta M
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Shrewsbury, England, United Kingdom
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Very interesting and informative along with beautiful views out to the Atlantic. It took a bit of... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
dorsetboy
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Weymouth, United Kingdom
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

This section of Cornish coastline is rugged and exciting, remaining the same over generations, but different each time you visit with different lighting, weather and sea conditions. Timeless

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Peta M
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Very interesting and informative along with beautiful views out to the Atlantic. It took a bit of finding then a short walk from the car park but worth it .

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank dorsetboy
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

In my 15 years of visiting Cornwall with my Cornish husband, this was my first visit and wow it was amazing. It was great for the children to climb and explore and the views were amazing.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank U7783YKlaurad
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

Great walk with stunning views! Don't forget to stop at Chapel Porth for a hedgehog ice cream after your visit!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank la112651
Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

We weren’t sure about visiting this place with young children but were so glad we did. As a National Trust member, you can park for free and walk down from the car park. It’s an easy walk and the kids had a great time playing...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank swiss_r
Reviewed October 19, 2018

We really enjoyed visiting Wheal Coates Tin Mine; it was not only fascinating to learn about the life of the Tin Mine but also see the wonderful views! Would definitely recommend a visit.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank RockyHH25
Reviewed October 15, 2018

great place to explore highly recommend . good views and breath-taking scenery. a worthwhile trip !!!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank bobby l
Reviewed October 15, 2018

We walked from St Agnes beach to the Wheal Coates tin mine, and it was the most breathtaking and beautiful coastal path I think I have ever walked. It was about an hours walk each way (longer if you were stopping to take lots of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

Wonderful views of the coastline and Cornwall's mining heritage. Excellent local walks along the Coastal Path to neighbouring Chapel Porth and St.Agnes Head.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank GeoffFromCornwall
Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

This is my favourite national trust site in Cornwall. Such beaty everywhere you look is a stunning view. They have a little shop and cafe/toilet facilities. Parking is easy lots of it. A must visit location in Cornwall especially if you like the tv program...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank neilhen10
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Response from MrCinGlos | Reviewed this property |
Hello. It's not far but very uneven surfaces and steep areas to descend / ascend. We are in our 30's and it takes 20 minutes to get to the first one from the road. I wouldn't take anyone who were 'unsteady on feet' You... More
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