Explore the Welsh coast

From secluded rocky coves to sweeping sandy beaches, there's something for everyone.

Porthdinllaen, Llyn Peninsula, Wales

Discover Porthdinllaen

A picture perfect fishing village perched on a beautiful stretch of sandy beach Porthdinllaen has a rich history, spectacular views and wildlife abound.

A view of the bay Porthor, Llyn Peninsula, Wales

Discover Porthor 

Our coastline isn’t just beautiful, it’s fun. Whether surfing, bodyboarding or kayaking, you’ll love getting active in the water at Porthor. Explore a great family beach and enjoy a great place to relax.

Llanbedrog beach, Llyn Peninsula, Gwynedd

Discover Llanbedrog

Llanbedrog near Pwllheli on the Llyn Peninsula Is a long stretch of sandy coast with colourful beach huts and shallow water, ideal for families.

Looking down to Barafundle Bay from coast path

Stackpole's beaches and coastline

The Stackpole Estate is home to some of the most dramatic coastline and idyllic beaches anywhere in the UK.

Looking north across Rhossili Bay

Rhossili Bay and South Gower Coast, Gower 

Rhossili Bay and South Gower Coast, Gower is a scenic spot for coastal walks, watersports and wildlife. Climb Rhossili Down, the highest point on Gower, for views to West Wales, Lundy Island and the north Devon coast.

Aerial view of Gateholm Island

Exploring the islands off the Marloes Peninsula

Make the most of the coast and visit the peninsula’s rocky neighbours. Island-hopping is possible from Martin’s Haven harbour, with nearby Skomer a favourite with puffins.

Gentle waves breaking on to the sandy beach, viewed from the bracken-covered dunes at Penbryn, Ceredigion, Wales

Penbryn Beach, Cardigan, Wales 

Stand on the golden sands of the National Trust's Penbryn Beach and gaze up at the stars in the dark skies above. Just be careful you don't get your feet wet.

Overlooking the Blue Lagoon from the rocks

The Blue Lagoon, Abereiddi

Uncover the industrial ancestry of Abereiddi’s Blue Lagoon, a former slate quarry turned ultimate adventure playground.