Making the most of the great outdoors is easy on Anglesey, as the great outdoors is something we have plenty of.
There really is nothing better than spending a lazy day at the beach!
2017 is Wales’s ‘Year of Legends’. It’s a theme that fits the Isle of Anglesey like a glove – and in more ways than you might have thought.
Celebrating the 30th Anniversary of the First Festival.
Vintage Rally Anglesey Showground
Beaumaris was the last of Edward I's 'iron ring' of castles along the North Wales coast.
The Isle of Anglesey Coastal Path is a developing long distance route that follows much of the island’s coastline.
Llynnon Mill, built in 1775, is the only working windmill in Wales producing stoneground wholemeal flour using organic wheat.
This community based museum tells the story of crossing the Menai Strait and celebrates the iconic, historic bridges and the famous engineers who built them.
The Isle of Anglesey Coastal Path is a developing long distance route that follows much of the island’s coastline. The path primarily caters for walkers however cyclists and horse riders can also enjoy certain sections.
Length: 125 miles / 200kmTotal height gain: 4,174m / 13,695ftOfficial start point: St Cybi's Church, Holyhead (grid ref. SH247 826)Average no. of days to complete: 12Towns/villages directly on the path: 20Possible to complete all sections using public transport: Yes
Holyhead Mountain (highest point on the island), South Stack lighthouse and sea cliffs, sea arches at Bwa Gwyn (Rhoscolyn), Ynys y Fydlyn (Carmel Head), and Porth Wen, Llanddwyn island, Menai Suspension bridge, Britannia Bridge, Llangwyfan (Aberffraw) Llanbadrig and St Tysilio (Menai Bridge) churches, Cemlyn Nature Reserve, and Penmon Point and Priory. Also chough, peregrine falcon, terns, porpoises, seals and springtime wild flowers.
Friends of the Anglesey Coastal Path
Anyone who has completed the full 125 miles of the Coastal Path can now be rewarded with a special badge and a certificate recognising this achievement. To claim your badge please fill in the online form on the Friends of the Anglesey Coastal Path website.
For a list of public toilets on the island, please see Isle of Anglesey County Council - public toilets.
A list of the toilets available through the Community Toilet Grant Scheme is also available.
Route descriptions and maps
The island has been divided into 12 sections, to find out more about a particular walk, follow the links below.
Please feel welcome to download and print the map and route description.
Holyhead to Porth Trwyn Llanfaethlu
Porth Trwyn to Cemaes
Cemaes to Amlwch Port
Amlwch Port to Moelfre
Moelfre to Pentraeth
Pentraeth to Beaumaris
Beaumaris to Moel y Don
Moel y Don to Llyn Rhos Du
Llyn Rhos Du to Aberffraw
Aberffraw to Four Mile Bridge
Four Mile Bridge to Trearddur
Trearddur to Valley
Let the local experts arange your walking holiday along the island's coastal and heritage paths. packages include, transfers, maps and route planners and out full back up service. Explore unspoilt pastures at your own pace knowing that we are with you each step of the way
Isle of Anglesey Coastal Path Project
Environmental and Technical Services
Rights of Way Unit
Isle of Anglesey County Council
Tel: +44 (0)1248 752300
'What better way to experience all the natural beauty that Anglesey has to offer than by bike. '
'Over 220 square miles of Anglesey’s landscapes are an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. '
'The breath-taking scenery and unusual rocky landscapes found in Anglesey are unlike anywhere else. '
'There really is nothing better than spending a lazy day at the beach! '
'Making the most of the great outdoors is easy on Anglesey, as the great outdoors is something we have plenty of. '
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