Falmouth

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A large Cornish town on the southern coast of England at the mouth of the Penryn River protected from the English Channel by a large natural rocky outcrop.




"Falmouth ( FAL-məth; Cornish: Aberfala) is a town, civil parish and port on the River Fal on the south coast of Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. It has a total resident population of 21,797 (2011 census)." Wikipedia









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Falmouth Cornwall
Falmouth Cornwall

DJI Phantom 3 Advanced Flight over Falmouth, Cornwall.. 20th June 2017.. If you enjoyed this video please 'like' and subscribe to my channel.. Music.. Rod Stewart.. Sailing..

Falmouth Town and Harbour, Cornwall [4K60fps]
Falmouth Town and Harbour, Cornwall [4K60fps]

We take a trip around the Falmouth Harbour area and through the main town centre of this fabulous Cornish coastal town. For anyone taking a holiday in Cornwall this place is a must stop.

Falmouth, South Cornwall, a video guide
Falmouth, South Cornwall, a video guide

A short video guide to Falmouth, Cornwall. Located at the entrance to the third largest harbour in the world, Falmouth's strategic location led to the town being established as one of the most im...

Falmouth
Falmouth

Combining a fascinating maritime heritage and modern creativity, Falmouth is building a name for itself as one of the South West’s leading cultural and festival destinations.Based around a thrivi...

Falmouth Cornwall
Falmouth Cornwall

DJI Phantom 3 Advanced Flight over Falmouth, Cornwall.. 20th June 2017.. If you enjoyed this video please 'like' and subscribe to my channel.. Music.. Rod Stewart.. Sailing..





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Cornish Cruising
1 . Cornish Cruising

Based in one of the largest natural harbours in the world, Cornish Cruising is uniquely placed to offer fantastic sailing holidays with our yacht charter or to improve your knowledge and safety wit...





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Falmouth Haven Marina
1 . Falmouth Haven Marina

We offer deep water moorings and marina options in one of the finest natural harbours in the world, with great facilities for visitors, and easy and direct access to the water from our well maintai...

Prince of Wales Pier
2 . Prince of Wales Pier

The pier provides shoreside mooring and access to a cluster of mooring buoys in the Penryn River.

Port Pendennis Marina
3 . Port Pendennis Marina

The marina is tucked in behind the castle and shipyard with an outer pontoon and inner village marina harbour accessed through a swing bridge.

Falmouth Marina
4 . Falmouth Marina

Falmouth Harbour is one of the largest natural deep-water harbours in the world and just outside Falmouth in the sheltered waters of the Fal Estuary, sits Falmouth Marina. Set in a designated area ...

Freeman's Wharf
5 . Freeman's Wharf

Freemans Wharf Boatyard consists of 45 half tide berths with a further 40 hard standing berths available for yachts up to 15m.

Mylor Yacht Harbour
6 . Mylor Yacht Harbour

Mylor Yacht Harbour was originally the most westerly Naval Dockyard and victualling station in England, then home of HMS Ganges and the Packet ships and centre for the French Resistance during the ...

St Mawes Harbour
7 . St Mawes Harbour

A sturdy breakwater doubles as a quayside and carpark providing shelter for many local boats and access to and from a cluster of mooring buoys.

Pandora Inn Jetty
8 . Pandora Inn Jetty

The pretty inn is set on the edge of Restronguet Creek which dries in low tide. The inn's own jetty is accessible in middle and high tide.

Port Navas Quay
9 . Port Navas Quay

This pretty creek hosts a yacht club on the quayside that dries in low tide.

Helford Buoys
10 . Helford Buoys

The Helford River is scattered with buoys along it's centre for visiting yachts, anchoring is also possible in the northern Durgan Bay. Many creeks dry in low tide including Helford creek.

Gillian Harbour
11 . Gillian Harbour

A tiny natural harbour near the mouth of the Helford River that dries in low tide.

Portscatho Harbour
12 . Portscatho Harbour

A tiny natural dry harbour round the corner from St Mawes.

Malpas Marine
13 . Malpas Marine

Malpas Marine is a small family run business located in the village of Malpas. Our boatyard/marina is situated on the Tresillian river where it joins the Truro river on it's way to the Fal Estuary.

Port of Truro
14 . Port of Truro

The Port of Truro is a commercial port at the head of the Falmouth Estuary with a long quayside. Visitor moorings and anchoring fees are collected during summer.

Gweek Quay
15 . Gweek Quay

A busy dockyard and quayside at the end of Helford River this creek some 4 miles from the sea dries in low tide.

Coverack Harbour
16 . Coverack Harbour

A north west facing tiny harbour tucked in behind the headland that dries in low tide and home to small fishing boats.

Porthleven Harbour
17 . Porthleven Harbour

Porthleven village is one of the most attractive holiday locations in Cornwall with an annual Food Festival, RNLI Gala Day, and a host of other events. Porthleven's many restaurants, historic inns,...

Cadgwith Harbour
18 . Cadgwith Harbour

This rocky natural harbour dries in low tide and is split into two sections, the most northern being used by local fishing boats.

Mullion Cove
19 . Mullion Cove

A tiny harbour that dries during low tide provides little option for visiting yachts.

Gorran Haven Harbour
20 . Gorran Haven Harbour

An easterly facing sandy dry harbour with possible anchorage outside the harbour.

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Nearby Towns

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Penryn
1 . Penryn
(England )

A large town north of Falmouth set back from the Carrick Road estuary on the Penryn River.

Mylor Bridge
2 . Mylor Bridge
(England )

A town north of Falmouth set back from Carrick Road estuary by a small creek.

Saint Mawes
3 . Saint Mawes
(England )

A town between the River Percuil and the Carrick Roads estuary, just east of Falmouth.

Portscatho
4 . Portscatho
(England )

An east facing town hidden behind a rocky outcrop to the north and south.

Helford
5 . Helford
(England )

Helford is a tiny village built around a creek off the Helford River in the south west of England.

Lizard
6 . Lizard
(England )

The most southern town in England set back from the rocky coast.

Gorran Haven
7 . Gorran Haven
(England )

An east facing sandy beach town hidden behind the rocky outcrop.

Mevagissey
8 . Mevagissey
(England )

An east facing coastal town in Cornwall.

Newquay
9 . Newquay
(England )

Newquay is a popular tourist town on the north coast of Cornwall.

Charlestown
10 . Charlestown
(England )

A small village south of St Austell in Cornwall on the southern coast of England.

Penzance
11 . Penzance
(England )

Penzance is an historic town just north of neighbour Newlyn in the south west of England.

Par
12 . Par
(England )

Par is mostly set back from the coast but has a coastal factory and a coastal caravan parks.

Newlyn
13 . Newlyn
(England )

Newlyn is a large fishing town just south of Penzance in the south west of England.

Fowey
14 . Fowey
(England )

A town at the mouth of the River Fowey overlooking neighbouring town Polruan.

Polperro
15 . Polperro
(England )

A small village on the rocky southern coast of England.

Looe
16 . Looe
(England )

A town on the south coast of England at the mouth of the River Looe.

Cawsand
17 . Cawsand
(England )

Cawsand and Kingsand are two adjacent small villages south west of Plymouth.

Saltash
18 . Saltash
(England )

A town to the west of Plymouth where both the River Lynher and River Tamer meet.

Torpoint
19 . Torpoint
(England )

A small town to the west of Plymouth overlooking the large shipyard.

Plymouth
20 . Plymouth
(England )

Plymouth is a costal city on the south coast of Devon, England.

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Journeys from Falmouth

Concarneau
Concarneau
(Bretagne - France )

Dani and Asher travel across the Channel and meet Dolphin around Brittany and continue through the tidal straights to Concarneau.

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