We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Boscastle to Tintagel

Challenging walk with stunning views, easy to follow but we still managed to take a wrong turning... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2018
Claire A
Amazing rural village

Great village to visit. Lots going for it. Cafe's are exceptional with local produce, what ever... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2018
john m
,
Island of Anglesey, United Kingdom
Read all 439 reviews
270
All photos (270)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good14%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“stunning views”(28 reviews)
“watch tower”(7 reviews)
About
This 3.6 mile moderate walk follows part of the South West Coast Path from Boscastle along the cliffs bordering the ancient fields of Forrabury, before heading inland through Minster Wood,and then along the Valency Valley. In 2004 these steep-sided...more
Contact
Boscastle Harbour, Boscastle PL35 0HE, England
Website
Improve This Listing
Reviews (439)
There are newer reviews for Boscastle - South West Coast Path walk
See the most recent reviews
Filter reviews
403 results
Traveller rating
334
60
5
2
2
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
334
60
5
2
2
Show reviews that mention
All reviews stunning views watch tower crackington haven lovely village the cliff interesting shops national trust shop great walk witchcraft museum ups and downs challenging walk walking boots pretty village plenty of places to eat witch craft worth the effort beautiful place to visit
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
31 - 40 of 403 reviews
Reviewed 14 June 2018

Challenging walk with stunning views, easy to follow but we still managed to take a wrong turning! Its about 6.5 miles and took us 3 hours with the dog, you need to be physically able as there are lots of steep ups and downs. Thoroughly...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Claire A
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Coast path walk in either direction, demanding but very rewarding with some fabulous views. I recommend the walk to Bossiney which while challenging is 8 miles return of lovely views.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Maxim123153
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Great village to visit. Lots going for it. Cafe's are exceptional with local produce, what ever your taste. Plenty of local walks to adventure along.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank john m
Reviewed 22 May 2018

Walk this section of the coastal path and you will not be disappointed. Lots of breathtaking views and parts can be physically challenging without being over the top.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank lsmith699
Reviewed 18 May 2018

Nice walk above the harbour. Can be very windy so take appropriate clothing. Views are spectacular. You can look out across the atlantic as well as back towards the village.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank dwkfoster
Reviewed 1 May 2018

This is a great coastal/cliff top walk. we parked for free at Bossiney (£1 in the summer) we then walked towards Boscastle through the bottom section of St Nectans Glen. A beautiful Gorge. It is an undulating walk along the cliff tops. i would suggest...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Martin S
Reviewed 9 April 2018

This is a beautiful place with lovely walks. The shops are really lovely and everyone is very friendly... views are amazing.

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank TRACY117
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Great walk with the family, kids slept all afternoon once we'd completed it, perfection lol Spectacular views what ore could you ask for

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Dr3w66
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

What a lovely place boscastle is can't believe what happened in 2004 that must of been terrifying for the locals we walked onlong the wall to the sea great scenery. Got a stream going to the sea it is a great half day out we...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank 929nigelm
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Visited here over Easter, lovely little village with all the facilities you need. Great for those who enjoy walking, plenty of parking, cafes, restaurants etc.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank John W
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
The Wellington Hotel
573 reviews
.22 km away
Bossiney House Hotel
219 reviews
3.85 km away
Camelot Castle Hotel
1,592 reviews
4.89 km away
Cornishman Inn Tintagel
336 reviews
5.00 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 18 nearby restaurants
Boscastle Farm Shop
1,137 reviews
1.29 km away
Toby Jug Cafe
287 reviews
.26 km away
Harbour Light Tea Garden
439 reviews
.03 km away
The Napoleon Inn
711 reviews
.80 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 12 nearby attractions
Boscastle Harbour
212 reviews
.74 km away
Boscastle Visitors Centre
333 reviews
.12 km away
The Museum of Witchcraft and Magic
1,135 reviews
.05 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Boscastle - South West Coast Path walk staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines