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Famous for its ‘whistling sands’ and glistening waters.

Porthor, Aberdaron, Gwynedd, LL53 8LG

Rocks on Porthor beach in Gwynedd, North Wales

Important notice

Please note that overnight camping is not permitted at Porthor. Please be considerate of the environment, local residents and our staff and stay at a local campsite. The beach toilets are closed but the toilets on the car park are open.

Planning your visit

Two people are walking two small dogs along Llanbedrog beach, a wide stretch of sand lined with colourful beach huts with tall, dark green trees directly behind them.

Visiting Llŷn Peninsula with your dog 

Here in Llŷn we’ve got a range of walks to please you and your four-legged companion, from the beautiful Porthdinllaen to the rugged coastline of Porthor.

Visitors exploring the festive interiors in the Entrance Hall at Castle Ward, County Down


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