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This wonderful beach is famous for its ‘whistling sands’ and glistening waters on the northern side of the Llŷn Peninsula.

Porthor, Aberdaron, Gwynedd, LL53 8LG

Rocks on Porthor beach in Gwynedd, North Wales

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.

A young child and her mother bending down to look at flowers in the Sunken Garden in May at Castle Ward, County Down, Northern Ireland


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