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Get down onto the sand and enjoy nthe peacefulness of this beautiful location. Clean and usually... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Keith K
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Wonderful beach spoiled by zipwire

Rispond beach is a glorious golden sand beach with very interesting rock formations and rock... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
profjoypc
,
Alnwick, United Kingdom
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“pink sand” (2 reviews)
“zip line” (2 reviews)
“low tide” (2 reviews)
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A838, Durness IV27 4, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Get down onto the sand and enjoy nthe peacefulness of this beautiful location. Clean and usually deserted.

Thank Keith K
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rispond beach is a glorious golden sand beach with very interesting rock formations and rock colours. We had a superb walk down from the car park on the road and along the beach, seeing sheep climbing over the rocks with amazing dexterity and carpets of...More

Thank profjoypc
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Reviewed 6 February 2018

This was an Adhoc trip for a walk. Parking at top of road and a zip line has been added since my last visit must only be in use during high season. We didn't use this to get down. Tide was out so great walk...More

Thank FerrisTravels
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

Yet another beautiful beach, if you are traveling as far north as this, you really need to take your time and enjoy long walks on all these beautiful beaches., you will not be disappointed.

Thank helenmoore2015
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Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Yet another great beach in the Durness area. In my humble opinion, this is one of the best along with the second beach at Balnakiel Bay. There are a couple of parking areas above the beach and a steady walk down the steps and across...More

Thank beakenbauer
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Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Beautiful unspoilt beach ,pink sand turquoise waters ,real little gem .Amazing views from road overlooking bay .

Thank lsoden02
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Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

This is a surprise beach just off the road, with turquoise water. The granite squared rocks are by themselves interesting from a geological point of view.

Thank E-Opla
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Reviewed 30 June 2017

Ugh. Someone has strung a wire across the beach and is operating a zipline there now. So much for pristine... What next, a roller coater at Balnakeil? A motocross park at Sandwood?

Thank meanderer95
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Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Absolutely stunning beach, visited here on the way from Bettyhill to Durness, if you're driving the same way you'll pass Tongue and Loch Eriboll, beautiful part of the world, we'll definitely be back!

Thank djgrant69
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Reviewed 24 May 2017

all the beaches in this area are beautiful, clear waters and white sandy , totally unspoilt and a pleasure to explore.

Thank Dutchy001
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