Watergate Bay, Cornwall

Watergate Bay tide times



May 2024

Watergate Bay tide times

Date Low tides High tides
Sat25
00:581.0m
13:151.1m
06:536.4m
19:126.5m
Sun26
01:381.1m
13:551.2m
07:336.4m
19:526.5m
Mon27
02:201.2m
14:371.4m
08:156.2m
20:376.3m
Tue28
03:071.3m
15:251.6m
09:036.0m
21:296.1m
Wed29
04:001.5m
16:211.8m
09:595.8m
22:285.9m
Thu30
05:031.7m
17:282.0m
11:035.6m
23:375.8m
Fri31
06:161.7m
18:481.9m
12:155.5m


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Things to see and do near Watergate Bay

If you're planning a visit to Watergate Bay, 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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  • Beach Activities – Watergate Bay is known for its spectacular sandy beach and great surf, making it the perfect spot for a variety of beach activities. Popular activities include swimming, surfing, bodyboarding, kayaking, and stand-up paddleboarding.
  • Coastal Walks – With its stunning cliffside views and beautiful beaches, Watergate Bay is the ideal destination for a refreshing coastal walk. The South West Coast Path is a popular route to take, with plenty of interesting wildlife and historical sites to be discovered.
  • Beachcombing & Rockpooling – Explore the beach at low tide and discover what lies beneath the sand. Beachcombing and rockpooling are both popular activities, with plenty of fascinating creatures to be found in the rockpools.
  • Shopping & Eating – The area around Watergate Bay is full of interesting shops and eateries, perfect for picking up some souvenirs or grabbing a bite to eat. The nearby town of Newquay also has a great selection of shops and restaurants.
  • Watersports – Watergate Bay is the perfect spot for watersports, with a variety of activities available including kitesurfing, windsurfing, sailing, and paddleboarding.
  • Nightlife – If you're looking for a fun night out, Watergate Bay is the perfect destination. There are plenty of bars, pubs and clubs to choose from, as well as live music venues and comedy clubs.
  • Wildlife Watching – Watergate Bay is home to a variety of wildlife, from seabirds to dolphins. The nearby Newquay Zoo is also a great spot for wildlife lovers, with a wide range of exotic animals on display.
  • Golf – There are several nearby golf courses, including the renowned St Enedoc Golf Club, which is just a short drive from Watergate Bay.
  • Surfing Lessons – If you're new to surfing, there are plenty of surf schools in the area offering lessons for all levels.
  • Adventure Activities – Watergate Bay is the perfect spot for an adrenaline-filled adventure. Popular activities include coasteering, climbing, abseiling, and zip wires.
  • Boat Trips – There are several boat trips available in the area, ranging from fishing trips to sightseeing cruises.
  • Horse Riding – Watergate Bay is home to several stables, offering horse riding lessons and beach rides.
  • Fishing – Fishing is a popular activity in the area, with plenty of opportunities to catch mackerel, bass and other sea creatures.
  • Cycling – Watergate Bay is also a great spot for cycling, with plenty of scenic routes to enjoy.
  • Festivals – Throughout the year there are plenty of festivals and events taking place in the area, from music festivals to food festivals.

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