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Pictures of Kynance Cove

in the county of Cornwall

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About Kynance Cove

The scenery surrounding Kynance Cove is as dramatic as it is beautiful with cliffs of over 200ft in height rising on either side and a swirling ocean, covering the golden sand on the beach below. To watch the sun set and rise across the ocean from high above Kynance, is truly morning glory and mid-night sun, it renders a memorable moment that will live with you forever.

Once the sea retreats, the beach can be used for the period of low tide. The rocks that outline the bay are spectacular in both formation and colour. They are streaked with white, yellow, red and black and, parts of the formation is of a brilliant greyish-green. There is a wildness about this place and the cove is littered with ancient rocks that have been washed into the strangest shapes by the ceaseless pounding of gale lashed seas. On the headland above the cove, the ground is covered with a rich variety of wild flowers, they grow in wild profusion all along these cliffs and make it a mecca for naturalists from all over. The wonderful flora and fauna to be found along here has been well documented for over two centuries. Kynance Cove can be found between the Lizard and Predannack Head, it is a place of great beauty and unique atmosphere, that will call you back again and again.
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Kynance Cove

Lizard (119 Pictures)

in the county of Cornwall

(1.6 miles, 2.6 km, direction E of Kynance Cove)

For an abiding memory of sheer grandeur the spectacular scenery surrounding the village of Lizard set in the heart of the Lizard Peninsular is hard to beat, for this artists.....

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Porthleven (55 Pictures)

a Picturesque Village in the county of Cornwall

(8.6 miles, 13.9 km, direction N of Kynance Cove)

Porthleven has two picturesque harbours - the inner harbour is lined with dazzling white cottages, with the walls of the outer harbour giving shelter from the often tumultuous seas...

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Marazion (104 Pictures)

in the county of Cornwall

(14.7 miles, 23.6 km, direction NW of Kynance Cove)

The picturesque village of Marazion with its quaint cottages, shops and pubs, is in a sublime position on the west Cornwall peninsula..

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Falmouth (91 Pictures)

in the county of Cornwall

(14.7 miles, 23.6 km, direction NE of Kynance Cove)

Think of Falmouth and you immediately think of the sparkling sea in a bay alive with busy colourful pleasure and sailing boats all jostling along in bright sunshine. You think.....

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Mousehole (48 Pictures)

a Picturesque Village in the county of Cornwall

(15.7 miles, 25.2 km, direction NW of Kynance Cove)

This delightful coastal village, with its wealth of history, lovely old harbour and beautiful headland walks, makes an interesting base for exploring the superb scenery of Mount's Bay and Land's End...

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Goonhilly Downs (8 Pictures)

(5.0 miles, 8.0 km, direction NE)

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The National Seal Sanctuary (13 Pictures)

(8.6 miles, 13.9 km, direction N)

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Trebah Garden

Trebah Garden (14 Pictures)

(10.6 miles, 17.1 km, direction NE)

Trebah Garden occupys one of Cornwall's most dramatic landscapes, set into a beautiful wooded ravine descending towards a private.....

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Glendurgan Garden (14 Pictures)

(10.6 miles, 17.1 km, direction NE)

These beautiful gardens are set on a rising landscape at the side of the Helford River. The gardens, mainly full of exotic trees.....

St Michaels Church.

St Michaels Mount (129 Pictures)

(14.4 miles, 23.1 km, direction NW)

The priory on St.Michael's mount is dedicated to the Archangel who is believed to have appeared to local fishermen in AD 495. The.....

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Pendennis Castle (11 Pictures)

(14.8 miles, 23.8 km, direction NE)

Built at the side of a naturally deep harbour Pendennis Castle forms one of Henry VIII's coastal defences, built to guard against.....

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St Anthony Head (1 Pictures)

(15.4 miles, 24.7 km, direction NE)

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