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Praa Sands

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Praa Sands, Cornwall, TR20 9TQ

Praa Sands

Praa Sands

If you're looking for a family-friendly beach in West Cornwall, Praa Sands should be on your list. Easily accessible, and with its golden sand and crystal-clear water, it's the perfect place to spend a day out with the family. Praa Sands is a popular destination for both locals and holidaymakers, and it's easy to see why.

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One of the highlights of Praa Sands is the variety of activities on offer. Whether you're a seasoned surfer or a beginner, you'll find the waves here are just perfect for all levels. Kayaking and paddle boarding are also popular activities.

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If you're looking to explore the area further, Perranuthnoe Beach is 6km to the west of Praa Sands. This secluded cove is a great spot for rock pooling and bird watching. To the east, you'll find Porthleven Beach, which is 8km away. Porthleven is a popular surfing spot, but be aware that the waves can be quite powerful.

In summary, Praa Sands is a must-visit destination if you're looking for a family-friendly beach in West Cornwall. With its golden sand, crystal-clear water and plenty of activities on offer, it's the perfect place for a day by the sea. And with Perranuthnoe Beach to the west and Porthleven Beach to the east, there's plenty to explore in the surrounding area too.

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Penzance Weather
West Cornwall
4:05 pm, May 25, 2024
temperature icon 14°C
light rain
Humidity 88 %
Pressure 1012 mb
Wind 19 mph
Wind Gust: 0 mph
Visibility: 0 km
Sunrise: 5:24 am
Sunset: 9:15 pm

Nearby Beaches

Distances shown are for those walking the South West Coast Path

Marazion Beach (6km west)

Perranuthnoe Beach (3km west)

Porthleven Beach (8km east)

Loe Bar Beach (10.5 miles east)

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