Lizard Peninsula Walk

Lizard Peninsula Walk

Lizard Peninsula Walk

A trip to Cornwall isn’t complete without a stroll along the Lizard Peninsula.

Uncover rare geology accompanied by flourishing fauna, an abundance of nature, and spectacular views.


Walk the Lizard Peninsula with this coast and countryside route.

This tranquil track is great for walking, running, and enjoying the simplicities of Cornwall’s natural beauty.

Not only will you be surrounded by truly remarkable scenery, but you’ll discover plenty of cafés and beaches along the way to keep everyone entertained. This is definitely one of our favourite walks along the Lizard Peninsula.


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  • Running


  1. Start at the National Trust Lizard Point Car Park before heading left to pass the short stay car park and WavecrestCafé.
  2. Follow the route towards the coast with Wavecrest on your right. Continue along the South West Coast Path for 2 miles until you reach Kynance Cove.
  3. Enjoy some time at Kynance Cove before heading towards Kynance Café and taking a right and following the route.
  4. Follow the route, crossing the A3083 until you reach the next road and turn right, taking you past the Chyheira B&B and into the village of Grade.
  5. From here, head towards Cadgwith using Prazegooth Lane.
  6. Rejoin the South West Coast Path and head right, with the coast on your left. Continue for 3.8 miles to return to your starting point.


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