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Porthallow Beach

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Porthallow Beach, Cornwall, TR12 6PW

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Porthallow Beach

Porthallow Beach is a beautiful and charming spot located on the eastern coast of the Lizard Peninsula in Cornwall. Once a thriving fishing village, today it's a peaceful destination with a few working boats that still operate from the beach here.

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The beach is famous as the halfway point on the South West Coast Path. This path is a 630 mile long trail that winds along the rugged coastline of the South West of England. The halfway point is marked by a granite sculpture on the beach. Engraved on this sculpture is a poem called 'Fading Voices'.

The beach is home to a diverse array of marine life, including starfish, crabs and sea anemones.

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The beach and village merge into one, creating an attractive setting with thatched cottages backed by woodland. It's a perfect place for a quiet picnic or a leisurely stroll along the shore. Additionally, Porthallow Beach is just 3km south of Porthoustock Beach, another beautiful stretch of sand, while Flushing Cove is 4km to the north.

Overall, Porthallow Beach is a destination to visit if you're looking for a peaceful and picturesque spot on the Cornish coast.

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Porthallow Weather
Lizard Peninsula
8:16 am, May 25, 2024
temperature icon 13°C
clear sky
Humidity 71 %
Pressure 1017 mb
Wind 11 mph
Wind Gust: 13 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

Flushing Cove (4km north)

Porthoustock Beach (3km south)

Coverack Beach (9.5km south)

Kennack Sands Beach (18km south)

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