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Cadgwith Cove

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Cadgwith Cove, Cornwall, TR12 7JX

Cadgwith Cove

Cadgwith Cove

If you're looking for a traditional Cornish fishing village that's like stepping back in time, Cadgwith Cove is a must-visit destination. Located on the east coast of the Lizard Peninsula, this idyllic cove boasts crystal-clear waters and beautiful scenery that will take your breath away.

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One of the main attractions of Cadgwith Cove is the small shingle beach that is still home to a number of working fishing boats. As you wander around the village, you will see fishermen hauling in their daily catch.

If you're feeling adventurous, taking a short walk along the South West Coast path towards The Lizard is well worth doing as you will come across the Devil's Frying Pan. This natural wonder is a 200 foot-deep hole in the cliffs that was formed after a cave collapsed many years ago. It's a truly breathtaking sight and one that shouldn't be missed.

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For those who wish to explore further afield, Polpeor Cove is located 5.5km west of Cadgwith and offers even more stunning coastal views. Kennack Sands Beach is located 3km to the east and is a great spot for surfing, swimming and sunbathing.

Whether you're interested in the history of fishing, wish to explore natural wonders, or simply prefer to relax on the beach, Cadgwith Cove has something for everyone.

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Porthallow Weather
Lizard Peninsula
9:19 am, May 25, 2024
temperature icon 15°C
broken clouds
Humidity 71 %
Pressure 1016 mb
Wind 13 mph
Wind Gust: 14 mph
Visibility: 0 km
Sunrise: 5:18 am
Sunset: 9:11 pm

Nearby Beaches

Distances shown are for those walking the South West Coast Path

Kynance Cove (1.2 miles north)

Polpeor Cove (1.2 miles north)

Kennack Sands Beach (1.6 miles east)

Coverack Beach (5 miles east)

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