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Things to do

In addition to the vast range of walking opportunities outlined our Places to Go section, there are so many other things to see and do along the Wales Coast Path

Dip your toe in and find out why this is such a fantastic outdoor destination and just how easy it is to fit the path in to your daily life or your holiday planning. Here are some of our favourite ideas and suggestions.


Along the 870 miles of Wales Coast Path are some of the most picturesque and unspoilt beaches in the whole of Britain.

The coast of Wales is an ideal place for families, with a huge range of activities, amusements, castles, nature trails and wildlife reserves, country parks and places to picnic, boat trips to see dolphins and seals, funfairs and adventure centres all on or close to the Wales Coast Path.

This coastline is made for walking! With 870 miles of path at your disposal, this really is the simplest way to explore and enjoy the Wales Coast Path.

Here you will find information about the sections of the Path which are specifically designed with cyclists in mind.

The Wales Coast Path provides access to hidden corners close to the sea, forests and open land.

From local festivals and film to theatre and opera, you’re never far from a cultural encounter while on the Coast Path

The Welsh coast and offshore islands are famed for their wealth of wildlife. There are internationally important populations of birds and marine mammals, carpets of wild flowers in spring and some hidden secrets waiting to be discovered!

With so many underfoot options to choose from and stunning views guaranteed the Wales Coast Path is the ideal place to run.

From horse riding opportunities to international rugby matches and hideaways to perfect picnic sites. With the weird and wonderful in between. Here's how to find a different side to Wales on your walking adventures.

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