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Boscawen-un stone circle

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Summer solstice so near but so far

We went for the summer solstice, following my sat nav, which lacked detail so went up bumpy track... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Sophie S
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Falmouth, United Kingdom
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One of the best stone circles in England

Boscawen-un is a truly magical place and a must visit if you're in West Penwith. Accessed by a... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2018
JourneysWithSoul
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Somerset, United Kingdom
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Penzance, England
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"magical place"
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"lovely walk"
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"layby"
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"cars"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went for the summer solstice, following my sat nav, which lacked detail so went up bumpy track to farm, hearing a dog bark we turned back trying to make it through the fields. Wish we'd tried the layby or read other Trip Advisors review...More

Thank Sophie S
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Reviewed 20 March 2018

Boscawen-un is a truly magical place and a must visit if you're in West Penwith. Accessed by a lovely walk from a lay-by on the A30 road, through a patch of bracken the circle is complete and full of energy. The Mary earth energy current...More

2  Thank JourneysWithSoul
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Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

We attempted to visit this site via the footpath from the road on the way to Land's End. The path was muddy but after 15 or so minutes we reached the site... However the final stretch path to get there was completely waterlogged - both...More

Thank Jon B
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

Easily accessible and stunning location slightly off the beaten track but worth the side trip on the way down to Land's End.

Thank Scouse_and_Jules
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Reviewed 30 July 2017

Of all the stone circles dotted around the area this one is the most amazing to view, very peaceful and photogenic its not the easiest to find but when you do you'll feel the magic the moment you turn the corner on the path and...More

1  Thank James M
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Reviewed 23 March 2017

A short walk from the road, with a small laybe to park in, this is definitely worth a visit. A magical energy around these stones. this circle is very well preserved.

1  Thank Sandrea M
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Reviewed 4 March 2017

The stones are well hidden on the road from Penzance to Lands End near to Lands End airport. There is a tiny plaque in a small layby on the left (from Penzance) to inform you that you have reached the stones. The layby will allow...More

4  Thank Trev B
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Reviewed 2 January 2017

A lovely place to reflect. Very spiritual and historic site.It's a lovely place to sit and reflect on the day ahead,perfect.

1  Thank christine h
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Reviewed 22 September 2016

This tone circle has a magical atmosphere. It is off the beaten track, I would recommend it to people who like ancient stone circles.

2  Thank Freezingwater2016
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Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

This site is a little tricky to find. Keep your eyes peeled as you drive along the A30 from Penzance to lands end. About 800m past the turning to Carn Euny, look out for the lay by on the left with a small plaque. If...More

4  Thank MissR23
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