Burgh Island, Devon

Burgh Island tide times



April 2024

Burgh Island tide times

Date Low tides High tides
Sat20
11:051.4m
23:191.4m
04:344.3m
17:054.3m
Sun21
11:441.2m
23:581.2m
05:174.5m
17:434.5m
Mon22
12:191.0m
05:564.7m
18:194.6m
Tue23
00:331.0m
12:510.9m
06:334.8m
18:554.7m
Wed24
01:040.9m
13:210.9m
07:104.8m
19:294.8m
Thu25
01:330.9m
13:480.9m
07:454.8m
20:014.8m
Fri26
02:010.9m
14:151.0m
08:184.7m
20:304.8m


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Things to see and do near Burgh Island

If you're planning a visit to Burgh Island, you'll find that there are plenty of things to see and do in the surrounding area. Here are just a few ideas to help you make the most of your trip.

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  • Beach House Art - Check out the Beach House Blog for guides on pressing seaweed and more!
  • Take a Dip – Take a dip in the ocean surrounding Burgh Island, where you can explore its rocky shoreline, bask in the sun, or cool off in the refreshing waters.
  • Island Tour – Take a guided tour of Burgh Island and explore its picturesque grounds, learn its history, and visit its iconic sights.
  • Birdwatching – Enjoy a day of birdwatching at Burgh Island, spotting rare and exotic birds in their natural habitat.
  • Beach Walks – Take a leisurely stroll along the sandy beach and take in the peaceful atmosphere of Burgh Island.
  • Visit the Chapel – Visit the ruins of St Michael's Chapel, built in the 13th century and once home to a monastery.
  • Climb the Steps – Climb the steps up the face of the island and take in the breathtaking views of the coastline.
  • Sample the Local Cuisine – Sample some of the local delicacies, from fresh seafood to traditional Devon fayre.
  • Boat Trips – Take a boat trip around Burgh Island and explore its rocky coastline, experiencing the beauty of the island from the sea.
  • Beach Games – Spend some time playing beach games, from a traditional game of beach cricket to a game of frisbee.
  • Go Fishing – Cast a line off the coast of Burgh Island and try your luck at catching some of the local fish.
  • Scuba Diving – Go scuba diving and explore the depths of the ocean surrounding Burgh Island.
  • Horse Riding – Take a horseback ride along the beach and enjoy the tranquil atmosphere of the island.
  • Explore the Pub – Visit the famous Pilchard Inn, located on Burgh Island and offering an array of local ales, wines, and ciders.
  • Hire a Kayak – Rent a kayak and paddle around the island, taking in the views of the coastline from the sea.
  • Explore the Shoreline – Explore the rocky shoreline of the island, discovering hidden gems such as caves and coves.

There are many things to see and do near Burgh Island. Whether you're interested in history, nature, or outdoor activities, you'll find plenty of ways to enjoy your time in the area!