Holiday Cardigan Bay - Ynys Lochtyn photo by Janet Baxter

Experience:

20th April 2014

Walk Aberporth to Tresaith Cardigan Bay

Walking map for Aberporth - Tresaith Cardigan Bay Coast Path West Wales Walk information

Cardigan and New Quay, Aberaeron - OS Explorer Map Sheet 198Map: Cardigan and New Quay, Aberaeron

Distance 1 mile
Approximate Time 15-20 minutes one way

Description  The footpath links the villages of Aberporth and Tresaith, passing above several rocky inlets on the way

Walking, hiking and trekling gear

Start The walk starts from either of the Aberporth green flag beaches which have parking overlooking the sea the car park has a dolphin statue.

Accommodation
Penffynnon Holiday PropertiesAberporth Holiday HomesPenlan Coastal CottagesHoliday by the SeaTresaith Holiday Flats and HostelGorslwyd Farm CottagesParc Newydd Fach

Images Dolphins, Aberporth Beach

  1. Aberporth From the dolphin car park walk round the bay and uphil with the sea to your left, after the toilet block pass through housing to the cliff top. The path now follows the coast heading towards the distinctive headland of Ynys Lochtyn (symbol of the heritage coast). As you draw near to Tresaith, a waterfall the Afon Saith diverted in the last Ice Age, comes into view on the far side of the beach.
  2. NOTES: The great little Cardi Bach bus runs along this route see the pdf for timetable and even has provision for carrying bikes!

Cardigan Festival of Walking

Cardigan has an annual walking festival - please click for more info

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