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Tintagel Walk

 

There is more to Tintagel than a just a walk straight to the castle and back again!

Why not enjoy a fairly short but invigorating walk with spectacular views of a most dramatic coastline.

Please note: Any walk around Tintagel involves a certain amount of climbing and descending.

Walk 1 (2.5 miles)

A From the Car Park turn left towards the shops . Walk past the Crossbow Cafe on right then take turning right into another smaller car park and past the toilets. Continue unto a path.

The route curves to the right and joins another path. Follow this path towards the sea.

Turn left unto a lane which leads past St Materiana church.yard.

B Just before another small car park take path right. Follow path along the edge of the church yard and continue parallel to the coast line towards the castle.

C Either take path left top castle or continue down to a lane and some toilets.

Do not enter lane but continue past Tintagel Castle cafe following the South West Coastal Path for 0.6 of a mile.

D Turn right into another footpath, which takes you back past a Camp site.

   
Difficulty
length:
2.5 miles
   
time:
1 hr 30 mins
   

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Coastline
Point of Interest Tintagel castle

 

   
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Tintagel walk 1

Walk 1