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Plymouth Sound

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Address: The Sound, Plymouth, England
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Historic Plymouth luxury one day private guided tour from Devon
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Historic Plymouth luxury one-day private guided tour from Cornwall

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Coastal walk

It's always a pleasure to walk around the Plymouth Hoe and take in the view of the sound especially on a sunny day where the colours are vivid.

Reviewed 16 March 2017
Neil P
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Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

It's always a pleasure to walk around the Plymouth Hoe and take in the view of the sound especially on a sunny day where the colours are vivid.

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Plymouth Hoe is one place to visit whenever you come that is the first place to visit, weather it be on a good day or bad day .

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Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

One of the most intresting areas of water for miles.. with various cruises available. Many chances to catch movement by the Royal Navy with one of it numerous vessels.great fishing area. Very enjoyable

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Thank gary l
Princetown, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 7 March 2017

We visited The Hoe last week despite some what inclement weather but the views of the Sound are outstanding. Busy with Naval ships and the Cross Channel Ferry and a multiplicity of small sailing craft. Mount Batten to the East, Drakes Island to the fore and Cornwall to the West. Thoroughly enjoyable despite the odd shower and blustery breeze.

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Reviewed 4 March 2017

Lovely place to wind away those sunny days, beautiful views and lovely walks,with nice places to stop and eat.

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Thank Eileen G
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 18 February 2017

There is no better place to be, sat on the Hoe looking out at the sound. In the Summer it is beautiful and the boat racing is a plus,it really is a slice of heaven.So much to see.

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

A great place for a visit, beautiful views of the sound and the breakwater. So much to see, navy ships and brittany ferries, also day craft, yachts and dockyard and warship boats. A walk along the esplanade, usually lots of walkers and dogs and skateboarders. A glimpse over the edge and the 1930's lido pool. A few cafes to stop... More 

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Saltash, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

The hub of Plymouth's ships and boats, always things moving twenty four hours a day, There are boat and yacht races, regattas and ferries and naval ships passing through the sound every day. Young people going for their first sail,or a start of some round the world adventure in a ocean going yacht. all this can be viewed from the... More 

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Warsaw, Poland
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

This huge natural harbour means that inexperienced sailors can enjoy real sea sailing in safety. I once threw a hand line over the side and was cooking mackerel onboard twenty minutes later.

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

Plymouth Sound has so much to offer - watch the ferries, frigates and yachts manoeuvre their way of the the sound into open water and stop off for a wander around the historic Barbican where there is a wide range of good restaurants and pubs. Make sure you stop at The Mayflower Steps to imagine the Pikgrims setting off for... More 

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