"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Praa Sands East Beach

Praa Sands is on the south coast of Cornwall. It is a sandy beach resort, approximately 1.3 kilometres wide, backed by sand dunes. There are rock pools at the eastern end of the beach at low tide.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Helston

Local authority: Cornwall Council

OS Grid Reference: SW585275

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Praa Sands East Beach

  • Godolphin House (3m)
  • Country Skittles (4m)
  • St Michaels Mount (5m)
  • Flambards Experience (5m)
  • Flambards Village (5m)
  • One2eleven (5m)
  • Coast 2 Coast Karting (5m)
  • Lizard Lighthouse Heritage Centre (6m)
  • Paradise Park (6m)
  • Poldark Mine (7m)

Tourist Information

Helston and Lizard Peninsula
Tourist Information Centre
79 Meneage Street
Helston
Cornwall
England
TR13 8RB

Phone 01326 565 431
Email info@helstontic.demon.co.uk

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Weather

Forecast for Thursday 13 December

06:00


Chance of rain 64%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 11mph.
ESE
Pressure 1005
Humidity 99%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 94%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 12mph.
ESE
Pressure 1005
Humidity 95%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 84%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 11mph.
ESE
Pressure 1007
Humidity 93%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 18%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
ESE
Pressure 1009
Humidity 92%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 13%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
ESE
Pressure 1011
Humidity 87%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 17%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
ESE
Pressure 1014
Humidity 83%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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Tell us what you think about Praa Sands East Beach

A mile long sandy beach with some rocky patches. The eastern end has many rocks and pools. The western end has fewer rocks and this is where all the amenities can be found.

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