Things to see & do
Places to explore
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Famous for its marine life, Wembury is one of the best places in the country for a spot of rock pooling. Take a look at low tide and see what you can find. The rock pools are teeming with life including limpets, sea anemones, crabs and starfish. Visit the marine centre to find out more.
Enjoy a bracing dip at Wembury Beach with wonderful views of the impressive Mewstone. Please note that there is no lifeguard stationed at Wembury.
Surfing and canoeing
With a swell of up to 10 feet, the beach is perfect for surfers, canoeists and kayakers of all abilities.
Diving & snorkelling
For divers and snorkelers, there is a fascinating marine environment to explore below the waves. Keep a sharp look out and you could see dolphins, porpoises and basking sharks swimming in the area.
Enjoy a relaxing trip down the sheltered River Yealm past the quaint villages of Noss Mayo and Newton Ferrers towards the sea. From Wembury Bay you can sail around the magnificent Mewstone and Wembury Point towards Plymouth Sound.
Wembury Point is an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and home to a diverse mixture of plants, marine life, insects and birds. If you're lucky, you may catch a glimpse or hear the call of the beautifully coloured cirl bunting. Dolphins, porpoises and basking sharks can also be seen swimming in the area.
Wembury is a great place to explore on foot. Download one of our walks or just follow your nose. There are several geocaches hidden along the coast if you want to turn the day into a treasure hunt.
Discover on horseback this beautiful coastline and countryside.
Dogs are welcome across the estate but please keep them under close control or on a lead in areas where ponies and cattle are grazing. Dogs are permitted on the beach 1 October to 31 April and there is a dog poo bin at the back of the beach. The café has outdoor seating with a bowl of fresh water for thirsty dogs.