Porthpean Beach, Cornwall

Porthpean Beach tide times



May 2024

Porthpean Beach tide times

Date Low tides High tides
Sat25
01:240.8m
13:410.9m
07:334.7m
19:464.8m
Sun26
02:010.8m
14:171.0m
08:104.6m
20:214.8m
Mon27
02:390.9m
14:551.1m
08:494.5m
21:004.7m
Tue28
03:211.0m
15:391.2m
09:334.4m
21:454.6m
Wed29
04:101.2m
16:311.4m
10:244.2m
22:374.5m
Thu30
05:091.3m
17:341.6m
11:234.1m
23:404.4m
Fri31
06:191.4m
18:481.6m
12:334.1m


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Things to see and do near Porthpean Beach

If you're planning a visit to Porthpean Beach, you'll find that there are plenty of things to see and do in the surrounding area. Here are just a few ideas to help you make the most of your trip.

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  • Kayaking – Porthpean Beach is the perfect spot for kayaking, with its calm waters and stunning scenery. Rent a kayak from a local rental shop and explore the bay in style.
  • Boating – Take a boat out on the bay and explore the coastline from a unique viewpoint. Whether you choose to hire a boat from a local rental shop or bring your own, it's a great way to spend the day.
  • Surfing – Porthpean Beach is a great spot for surfing, with its consistent waves. Rent a board and wetsuit from a local surf shop and hit the waves.
  • Hiking – Take a hike along the clifftops and explore the stunning coastline. Keep an eye out for the local wildlife and stunning views.
  • Fishing – Fishing is a popular activity at Porthpean Beach, with a variety of species including mackerel, bass, and cod. Hire a boat or cast a line from the beach.
  • Swimming – Take a dip in the crystal clear waters and cool off on a hot day. The beach is perfect for swimming, with its shallow waters and lifeguards on duty.
  • Wildlife Watching – Look out for the local wildlife, from seabirds to seals. Take a boat trip and explore the coast from a unique viewpoint.
  • Cycling – Explore the coastline by bike. Hire a bike from a local shop and take in the sights at your own pace.
  • Beachcombing – Take a stroll along the beach and explore the coastline. Keep an eye out for shells, driftwood, and other interesting finds.
  • Rockpooling – Explore the rockpools at low tide and discover the fascinating world of sea creatures. Be sure to wear shoes to protect your feet.
  • Sailing – Rent a sailing boat and explore the coastline from a unique viewpoint. Learn the basics of sailing and take a trip around the bay.
  • Horse Riding – Take a horse ride along the beach and explore the coastline on horseback. Hire a horse from a local stable and take a guided tour.
  • Diving – Experience the underwater world of Porthpean Beach and take a dive. There are a number of dive sites to explore, from wrecks to reefs.
  • Camping – Pitch a tent and spend the night under the stars. There are a number of campsites in the area and it's a great way to explore the local area.
  • Pubs and Restaurants – There are a number of great pubs and restaurants in the area, serving up local seafood and delicious Cornish ales. Enjoy a meal or a drink with a view of the sea.

There are many things to see and do near Porthpean Beach. Whether you're interested in history, nature, or outdoor activities, you'll find plenty of ways to enjoy your time in the area!