Ross Back Sands Beach, Bamburgh

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Trek across 4.8 km (3 mi) of unspoiled golden sand dunes and beach at Ross Back Sands Beach in England's far northeast. The nature-lover’s paradise features crystal clear water and no nearby facilities, leaving you completely at one with nature. Natural shade here is minimal, so bring plenty of sunscreen, protective clothing, or a beach umbrella. Remember to stock up on food at drink at the closest village 2 km (1.2 mi) away before heading to the beach. To visit Ross Back Sands Beach and get the most from your holiday in Bamburgh, create itinerary details personal to you using our Bamburgh road trip planner.
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  • Fantastic beach,I live not to far away,visit quite often, always pleasure,great walk to Bamburgh from sea houses  more »
  • This beach is beautiful. It is now labelled 'my happy place ' . A lovely stretch of beach with no one else on there. Just perfect. Please don't tell anyone else though as it needs to remain a hidden....  more »

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