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Rocky Valley

#7 of 20 things to do in Tintagel Features Animals
Between Tintagel and Boscastle, Tintagel, England
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Pretty short walk

Go to the National Trust website and it gives you a post code for a lay by to park in. Cross the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Clare H
Great walk

The walk from Tintagel along the coast to Rocky Valley is fantastic although it is hilly so you... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Darlington, United Kingdom
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“old mill” (10 reviews)
“bronze age” (7 reviews)
“coastal path” (11 reviews)
Between Tintagel and Boscastle, Tintagel, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Go to the National Trust website and it gives you a post code for a lay by to park in. Cross the road and walk down the driveway of the Mill and you are on the footpath. Very easy to follow. If you have them...More

Thank Clare H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The walk from Tintagel along the coast to Rocky Valley is fantastic although it is hilly so you need to be reasonably fit to do it

Thank Ian746
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying at Trewethett Farm Caravan site and were going to attept to walk to Tintagel on our first evening. The drizzle started halfway down the first hillside and we climbed over past the Rocky Valley path carrying on towards Tintagel. When we reached...More

Thank ClaireAdamMoss
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a moderately challenging walk, with lots of steps and quite uneven but incredibly exhilarating. Make sure you wear appropriate footwear and sunscreen. Scenery is very varied and quite stunning - Rocky Valley itself is a new spectacle around every bend. We took this...More

Thank Cantthinkofanamenow
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

best to visit whilst walking from boscatle to tintagel which is a 2-3 hour gloruious hike! even better when rain the night before.

Thank sammytaylor458
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This path meanders a lot. it has steep climbs, rocks, and some mud (if it's wet) and sand, so you have to be on your toes, but it's worth it. We sat by the sea just watching the waves roll in and out. It was...More

Thank jez09
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Gorgeous walk out to the sea, past two labyrinths carved into the cliff face behind the old mill. It's a challenging walk beyond the mill, but overly so. Wear good shoes and use a walking pole if you feel at all unsteady. So peaceful and...More

1  Thank klsaward
Reviewed 12 May 2017

We have walked some of the coast path but haven't been on a more beautiful walk as the path from Tintagel to Boscastle and the highlight was Rock Valley. I do have a problem with my knees and I did find it hard going but...More

1  Thank Stephen H
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Although a challenging walk, it is worth the effort for the spectacular scenery. Perfect for dogs too!!

Thank stephrice07
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

A lovely walk along the river. The name 'Rocky' valley gives you a clue about the terrain and as a 5ft woman, there were some parts I found tricky as I had to stretch or jump. The remains of the mill house and the labyrinth...More

Thank Nicole B
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30 August 2015|
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Response from Lynn B |
PL34 0BB is the post code. For lots of really useful info search "National Trust Rocky Valley Cornwall". Also consider visiting St Nectans Glen (which is a little way up that road on the opposite side) for a lovely (free... More