The Beach Guide

Praa Sands - surfing

  • Praa Sands bodyboarder
Popular surfing beach with powerful, hollow waves. Can hold a good sized swell but tends to get very busy when the wind turns north-westerly.

Surf report

Also known as:

Hendra

Type of beach

Sandy

Lifeguard service

RNLI lifeguard cover - daily from 5 May to 30 Spetember, Easter bank holiday and weekends during April

Parking

Car park close to beach.

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