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Carbis Bay Beach

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Carbis Bay Beach, Cornwall, TR26 2NW

Carbis Bay Beach

Carbis Bay Beach

Carbis Bay Beach is a beautiful spot on the north coast of Cornwall, situated just a few kilometres along the coast from St. Ives. It boasts a stunning stretch of golden sand and crystal-clear waters that make it a perfect spot for watersports enthusiasts. It is a popular spot for swimming, paddleboarding and kayaking.

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For those seeking a more leisurely visit, the beach is perfect for sunbathing or taking in the views with a leisurely stroll along the shoreline. If you're lucky, you might even spot some of the local wildlife, including seals and dolphins. But even if not, the views of the coastline are exceptionally pretty, especially the backdrop to the beach too with the verdant cliffs.

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If you're keen to explore the area further, Porthkidney Beach is just 2km east of Carbis Bay, and Porthminster Beach is 1.5km to the north. Both offer stunning scenery and a range of activities to enjoy.

In summary, Carbis Bay Beach is a must-visit destination for anyone visiting Cornwall. With its picturesque scenery, golden sands and crystal-clear waters there's something for everyone here.

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St Ives Weather
North Cornwall Coast
9:00 am, April 18, 2024
temperature icon 7°C
clear sky
Humidity 81 %
Pressure 1025 mb
Wind 11 mph
Wind Gust: 0 mph
Visibility: 0 km
Sunrise: 6:21 am
Sunset: 8:20 pm

Nearby Beaches

Distances shown are for those walking the South West Coast Path

Hayle Towans Beach (6kms east)

Porthkidney Beach (2kms east)

Porthminster Beach (1.5km north)

The Harbour Beach in St Ives (2km north)

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