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Cylchdaith Llwybr Arfordir Aberdaron Coastal Circular Walk

Wales Coast Path and Circular Walks

The path follows Gwynedd’s coastline, stretching 180 miles from Llanfairfechan in the north of the county, down to Machynlleth near the south of the county. By following the path you can enjoy the splendour of the areas diverse landscape, there are small coves and long sandy beaches, rugged cliffs and wild heathland.

The path is part of the Wales Coast Path, which stretches 870 miles along the whole coast of Wales.

For further information, including maps to download, go to the Wales Coast Path website.

Circular Walks off the Wales Coast Path

To make the most of the coastal walking offer, 18 circular walks have been developed by Gwynedd Council through funding received by the Coastal Communities Fund. The circular walks give you the opportunity to enjoy the Coast Path, but also to appreciate nature, heritage, culture and adventure opportunities available in the nearby villages and towns. Below is a list of the circular walk locations, which cater for a variety of users.

Walking the Paths

Wear suitable walking shoes and suitable warm and waterproof clothing and / or sun block in hot weather. This map is a rough guide – we recommend that you use the Ordnance Survey map scale 1:25000 relevant to your journey. Please follow the Countryside Code: Respect, Protect and Enjoy

Aberdaron

Distance - 15 km / 9.3 miles
Approx time – 5 hours
Ordnance Survey Map – Explorer 253
Parking – Aberdaron Car Park SH172 264
Cylchdaith Aberdaron Circular Walk (PDF, 2MB)



Aber Falls

Distance – 6.5 km / 4 miles
Approx time – 3 hours
Ordnance Survey Map – Explorer OL17
Parking – Bont Newydd Car Park SH664 71
Cylchdaith Rhaeadr Aber Falls Circular Walk (PDF, 1.6MB)

Aberdyfi

Distance - 7 km / 4.6 miles
Approx time – 2 hours
Ordnance Survey Map – Explorer OL23
Parking – Aberdyfi seafront Car Park SH613 959
Cylchdaith Aberdyfi Circular Walk (PDF, 1.64MB)

Abergwyngregyn

Distance – 10 km / 6.3 miles
Approx time – 4 hours
Ordnance Survey Map – Explorer OL17
Parking – Aber Nature Reserve Car Park SH653 726
Cylchdaith Abergwyngregyn Circular Walk (PDF, 1.8MB)

Bangor

Distance – 2 km / 1.4 miles
Approx time – 40 minutes
Ordnance Survey Map – Explorer OL17
Parking – Love Lane, Siliwen Road, Upper Garth Road
Cylchdaith Bangor Circular Walk (PDF, 1.34MB)

Barmouth

Distance - 9 km / 5.6 miles
Approx time – 3.5 hours
Ordnance Survey Map – Explorer OL18
Parking – Beach Car Park SH613 156
Cylchdaith Abermaw_Barmouth Circular Walk (PDF, 1.57MB)

Botwnnog

Distance - 15 km / 9.3 miles
Approx time – 6 hours
Ordnance Survey Map – Explorer 253
Parking – Congl Meinciau Car Park SH262 312
Cylchdaith Botwnnog Circular Walk (PDF, 1.88MB)

Clynnog-Trefor

Distance - 15 km / 9.3 miles
Approx time – 5 hours
Ordnance Survey Map – Explorer 254
Parking – Beach Car Park Trefor SH376 473 or SH414 497
Cylchdaith Clynnog Trefor Circular Walk (PDF, 2MB)

Edern

Distance – 10.4 km / 6.5 miles
Approx time – 3.5 hours
Ordnance Survey Map – Explorer 253
Parking – side of road in Edern SH277 398
Cylchdaith Edern Circular Walk (PDF, 1.69MB)

Llanbedrog

Distance – 3.6 km / 2.3 miles
Approx time – 1 hours
Ordnance Survey Map – Explorer 253
Parking –Llanbedrog Car Park SH331 315
Cylchdaith Llanbedrog Circular Walk (PDF, 1.51MB)

Llangwnnadl

Distance – 6.4 km / 4 miles
Approx time – 2.5 hours
Ordnance Survey Map – Explorer 253
Parking – Penllech Car Park SH206 342
Cylchdaith Llangwnnadl Circular Walk (PDF, 1.39MB)

Llanystumdwy

Distance - 5 km / 3 miles
Approx time – 1.5 hours
Ordnance Survey Map – Explorer 254
Parking – Llanystumdwy Car Park SH476 384
Cylchdaith Llanystumdwy Circular Walk (PDF, 1.76MB)

Llithfaen

Distance - 13 km / 8 miles
Approx time – 4 hours
Ordnance Survey Map – Explorer 253 and 254
Parking – Car Park above Nant Gwrtheyrn
Cylchdaith Llithfaen Circular Walk (PDF, 1.92MB)

Maentwrog

Distance - 17 km / 10.5 miles
Approx time – 6 hours
Ordnance Survey Map – Explorer OL18
Parking – Pensarn Car Park, Penrhyndeudraeth SH611 391
Cylchdaith Maentwrog Circular Walk (PDF, 2.45MB)

Nefyn

Distance - 6.4km / 4 miles
Approx time - 2hrs
Ordnance Survey Map – Explorer 253
Parking - Nefyn beach Car Park, SH302 407
Cylchdaith Nefyn Circular Walk (PDF, 1.49MB)

Porthmadog

Distance - 10 km / 6.3 miles
Approx time – 3 hours
Ordnance Survey Map – Explorer 254
Parking – Glan y Môr Car Park, Borth y Gest SH565 373
Cylchdaith Porthmadog Circular Walk (PDF, 2.02MB)

Rhiw

Distance – 4.3 km / 2.7 miles
Approx time – 2 hours
Ordnance Survey Map – Explorer 253
Parking – Plas yn Rhiw Car Park SH237 283
Cylchdaith Rhiw Circular Walk (PDF, 1.99MB)

Tudweiliog

Distance - 5 km / 3.2 miles
Approx time – 2.5 hours
Ordnance Survey Map – Explorer 253
Parking – Porth Ysgaden LL53 8NB
Cylchdaith Tudweiliog Circular Walk (PDF, 1.49MB)

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