About Wales Coast Path - Isle of Anglesey
A place of unparalleled beauty and amazing adventures, Anglesey is an historic island full of character. A place that inspires and appeals to all the senses.
Please note that distances are one way unless otherwise specified. Where public transport is shown, this means that the
start and finish points are linked (timetable dependent). The use of www.traveline-cymru.info to plan your journey is recommended.
1. BEAUMARIS to PENMON POINT (7.25km / 4.5miles)
Enjoy a wander around Beaumaris with its rich Georgianarchitecture before heading along the coast where you’ll enjoy
superb views of the Carneddau mountains across the MenaiStrait. At Penmon Point you’ll see Puffin Island, a protected
habitat because of its large cormorant population (but nopuffins!)
2. MOELFRE to DULAS (Pilot Boat) (7.25km / 4.5miles)
This walk, with fantastic coastal views throughout, runs from the picture-postcard village of Moelfre to the popular beach of
Traeth Lligwy and little visited beach of Traeth yr Ora, before heading inland along the Dulas estuary to the Pilot Boat pub.
The Path passes by the memorial to those lost in the 1859 Royal Charter and 1959 Hindlea shipwreck disasters. (Bus)
3. AMLWCH PORT to CEMAES (13.25km / 8.25miles)
From the historic and picturesque Amlwch Port the path leads to low rocky cliffs and the spectacular bays of Porth Llechog
(Bull Bay) and Porthwen before passing the remote Llanbadrig church and entering the coastal village of Cemaes.
(Bus from Amlwch town centre to Cemaes, not Sundays)
Caergybi i Ynys Lawd (4.25km / 2.75milltir un ffordd)
4. HOLYHEAD to SOUTH STACK (4.25km / 2.75miles)
A moderately challenging walk starting in the Breakwater Country Park in Holyhead. The route heads over the mountain and Coast Path to the iconic South Stack. It is possible to return via well defined paths around the other side of the mountain
and back to the park.
5. ABERFFRAW village, estuary, beach and dunes (Circular 3.75km / 2.5miles)
A short walk which takes in the village of Aberffraw, the pretty Ffraw estuary and the beach, before returning via the dunes.
6. LLANFAIRPWLLGWYNGYLLGOGERYCHCHWYRNDROBWLLLLANTYSILIGOGOGOCH to Menai Bridge (5km / 3miles)
Use this lovely walk with great views across to the mainland as an opportunity to learn how to say the name of this famous
village! The walk passes under both bridges to the island - Stephenson’s 1850 Brittania Bridge and Telford’s 1826 Menai
Suspension Bridge. (Bus)
A coastal walk should always be a safe and enjoyable experience and you should leave the environment as you found it.
• Stay on the Path and away from cliff edges.
• Wear boots and warm, waterproof clothing.
• Take extra care in windy and/or wet conditions.
• Always supervise children.
• Remember that mobile signal can be patchy in some coastal destinations.
• If you have restricted mobility, visit:www.walescoastpath.gov.uk for suggestions on suitable walks.
Please follow the Countryside Code:
• Be safe - plan ahead and follow any signs.
• Leave gates and property as you find them.
• Protect plants and animals, and take your litter home.
• Keep dogs under close control.