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Lantic Bay Beach

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Lantic Bay, Cornwall, PL23 1NP

Lantic Bay Beach

Lantic Bay

Lantic Bay Beach is wonderfully secluded bay located on the south coast of Cornwall. This picturesque beach is tucked away, making it the perfect place to escape and unwind.

At low tide, the beach is separated in to two smaller beaches, Little Lantic and Great Lantic Beach. Visitors can enjoy sunbathing and exploring the rocky shoreline. However, caution is advised regarding swimming as the steep shelving beach can have strong undercurrents at mid tide.

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One of the unique features of Lantic Bay Beach is that there are no facilities or car parks nearby. The nearest car parks are in Lansallos or Polruan, which is a quaint fishing village located to the west of the beach. Both of the places can be found on the free Tourist Information map for the area. Click HERE to download. It's well worth the effort to get to Lantic Bay Beach, but be sure to plan ahead and bring everything you need for the day.

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If you're looking to explore in the area, Lansallos Cove Beach is also 2km to the east of Lantic Bay Beach, is well worth visiting. With its crystal-clear waters and sandy shoreline, it's another excellent option for a day out at the coast.

It's essential to note that due to the secluded nature of Lantic Bay Beach, visitors should be aware of their surroundings and take necessary precautions to ensure their safety. The beach is accessed via a steep and rugged path, so sturdy footwear is recommended.

Overall, Lantic Bay Beach is a delightful little cove that is truly off the beaten track. If you're looking for a secluded haven to relax and unwind, it's definitely worth a visit. However, remember to plan ahead and be cautious to ensure a safe and enjoyable day out.

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Fowey Weather
Cornish Riviera Weather
3:59 pm, May 25, 2024
temperature icon 14°C
light rain
Humidity 85 %
Pressure 1014 mb
Wind 11 mph
Wind Gust: 17 mph
Visibility: 0 km
Sunrise: 5:18 am
Sunset: 9:12 pm

Nearby Beaches

Distances shown are for those walking the South West Coast Path

Lansallos Cove Beach (2km east)

Polperro Beach (7km east)

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