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Porthcurno to Land's End & Sennen Cove
Introduction to Walk 1226

Photo from the walk - Porthcurno to Land's End & Sennen Cove

Region - Cornwall AONB

County/Area - Cornwall

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km

Ascent - 1355 feet / 411 metres

Time - 4 hours 40 minutes

Grade - moderate

This walk in west Cornwall follows the South West Coast Path from Porthcurno to Sennen Cove, passing Land's End en-route. Seascapes and rugged cliffs are the signature of this superb coastal walk, which is one of the best in Cornwall. The impacts of the commercial activity at Land's End are limited to a short section of the route. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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