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Plymouth Sound

The Sound, Plymouth, England
+44 1752 264849
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“boat trip” (31 reviews)
The Sound, Plymouth, England
+44 1752 264849
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Could never tire of this view, everyday is different, from watching swimmers, kayaker, small boats, fishing boats to warships

Thank linda1232002
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Plymouth Sound refers to the stretch of water from Penlee Point to Wembury Point, and backwards into Plymouth Hoe, and is a fab place for watching boats go back and forth on a sunny day. It is quite a big bay so you can see...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We decided to enjoy the day and chose to have a walk along the front of Plymouth Sound. What we enjoyed most was the views with boats, ships, swimmers etc., all going on right there where we could see every thing in the Sound. If...More

Thank ray m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Even on a rainy afternoon, the sound is magical. Especially when you imagine that the Mayflower left from this spot in 1620 to sail off on a new adventure. A great place to watch the cruise ships and fishing boats come and go.

Thank Wendy D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I would never have known about this gorgeous stretch of water if it wasn't for an Ocean Medicine course I attended. Wow. So much history and beauty. If you are going to be cloose by organise a boat trip, you won't regret it.

Thank hinemoa-auckland
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

A walk along the coast gives you some great views of the wonderful Plymouth Sound. Don't forget your camera!

Thank UncleDads
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had a trip on a local boat and caught loads of mackerel and saw Dolphins, also excellent views of Drakes Island and the local coastline. The weather was not too good but we were well protected by the Breakwater, would highly recommend a trip...More

Thank Jukebox120
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Always somewhere interesting to stop and watch what is going on in the sound. A fascinating place which shows the whole history of how to defend a naval port.

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Plymouth Sound is a great place to go especially if you have a boat . you can launch at Queen Ann Battery ( for a charge ) and get out on the water . Hours of fun to be had .

Thank Martin S
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Stunning location a must see when visiting the West Country. Lovely views amazing walks alone the seafront boat trips and much more

Thank davidgeeson
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19 July 2017|
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Response from darrenfranklin2015 | Reviewed this property |
Yes their are a number of mini boat trips on the sounds and the Tamar,