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Cawsand Beach

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Cawsand Beach, Cornwall, PL10 1PG

Cawsand Beach in Cornwall

Cawsand Beach

Cawsand Beach is a delightful beach which can be found at the west end of the quaint adjoining villages of Cawsand and Kingsand in Cornwall. This stunning beach boasts clear waters and a picturesque backdrop that will take your breath away.

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Cawsand and Kingsand were once fishing villages, and their history is evident in the colourful houses that line the narrow streets. These villages are also steeped in military history and were once important defence outposts. You can still see the remnants of the forts and gun batteries that protected the coast from invaders.

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At this sand and shingle beach, you can enjoy swimming, sunbathing and exploring the rock pools. It is also a great spot to enjoy water activities, such as kayaking and stand-up paddle boarding.

If you are looking for more adventure, you can take a scenic walk to Treganhawke Beach, located 6km west of Cawsand. This beach offers stunning views of Rame Head and is an excellent spot for surfing and bodyboarding. On the other hand, if you prefer a shorter stroll, Kingsand Beach is just 0.5km east of Cawsand Beach, and you can enjoy the breathtaking scenery along the way.

In conclusion, Cawsand Beach and the villages of Cawsand and Kingsand are the perfect destinations for anyone looking for a pretty seaside escape. These villages offer a unique blend of history, culture and natural beauty that will leave you enchanted.

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Torpoint Weather
South East Cornwall
7:47 am, July 19, 2024
temperature icon 17°C
clear sky
Humidity 94 %
Pressure 1018 mb
Wind 2 mph
Wind Gust: 3 mph
Visibility: 0 km
Sunrise: 5:27 am
Sunset: 9:18 pm

Nearby Beaches

Distances shown are for those walking the South West Coast Path

Tregantle Beach (10km west)

Tregonhawke Beach (6km west)

Kingsand Beach (0.5km east)

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