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St. Anthony Head Walk

National Trust Porth Car Park, St Mawes TR2 5EZ, England
+44 1392 383560
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Lovely walk

This is a lovely walk and well worth taking the ferries to get there if you can, although it can... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sus1952
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Palmerston North, New Zealand
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Amazing views

We took the little boat over to place.Where you can take the footpath to St Anthony Head.On a clear... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Carole K
,
Bungay
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National Trust Porth Car Park, St Mawes TR2 5EZ, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a lovely walk and well worth taking the ferries to get there if you can, although it can also be accessed by car. We took the ferry from Falmouth to St Mawes and then the Place ferry so a real outing. The path...More

Thank Sus1952
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took the little boat over to place.Where you can take the footpath to St Anthony Head.On a clear day ,as it was for us,the views are amazing.

Thank Carole K
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Reviewed 15 May 2018

This is one of our favourite walks with some spectacular views, particularly across Falmouth Bay, and some great birdlife, including a peregrine falcon if you're lucky! There are several different starting points, our favourite which we did yesterday (14th May), in brilliant sunshine and cloudless...More

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Reviewed 13 May 2018

This is a lovely walk. You can do a walk around the headland of four miles or extend it to 6.5 miles. For the shorter walk you can park in the National Trust car park at St Anthony's Head or take the summertime ferry over...More

1  Thank ES1211
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Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

We have just done this walk today. It was well signposted, beautiful walk. The walking directions on the NT website were very informative and clear. Well earned cream teas back at the Porth car park! The walk is moderately challenging, as you would expect with...More

Thank Rebecca A
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Reviewed 7 May 2018

We took the ferry to Place from St. Mawes (a great experience in its own right when the wind is blowing) and followed the coastal path to St. Anthony's head. Be sure to enjoy the views and visit the church, and take your camera. Return...More

Thank Ash O
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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

We walked from the car park to St Anthony’s head. We saw the lighthouse on our journey but it was quite steep to reach. We also came across the battery which is just how it was left. Such an interesting place and a peaceful walk....More

Thank Anne B
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Reviewed 14 April 2018

Had a lovely walk today. Went on place ferry and then did the walk. Very lucky with the weather although a bit muddy in places. Very enjoyable

Thank Lesley R
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Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Drove over to st anthony and parked at bottom of road and walked to place manor entrance /slipway i used to holiday here at place every year as a child and even had my honeymoon here, beautiful views over to st mawes , we walked...More

Thank missperfect4
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Reviewed 26 March 2018

Walked from St Anthony Head along the costal path to St Anthony (visited the church, fascinating) on past the Place Ferry stop using the cost path up to Porth Creek and past the old Froe Tidal Mill to Porth, then across to Towan Beach turning...More

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missperfect4
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Response from JaxGallaghan | Reviewed this property |
Address Porth, near Portscatho, Cornwall, TR2 5EX, it’s realky close to Towan Beach and next to Thirstea beach cafe.
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