Gunwalloe Church Cove Beach
Made famous in the BBC series Poldark, this beautiful sandy beach has a little church at one end, jutting out of the cliffs. It is also an area of archaeological importance.
See the Visit Cornwall website.
What makes it special
- Visit a site of archaeological importance
- See dunes, beaches, a medieval church and a reedbed rich in wildlife
- Take a trip to where Poldark was filmed
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