Wales Coast Path – frequently asked questions (FAQs)

Here are some of the more commonly asked questions, and answers, about the Wales Coast Path.

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What is the Wales Coast Path?2017-04-26T08:43:01+01:00

The Wales Coast Path is an unbroken, well-maintained, signposted and waymarked trail around the entire coast of Wales.

It runs for 870 miles/1440 km from the walled city of Chester on the River Dee in the north, to the pretty market town of Chepstow, on the Severn Estuary, in the south.

Where is the Wales Coast Path?2017-04-25T18:43:16+01:00

The Wales Coast Path traces the whole seaboard of Wales, in the United Kingdom. Wales is the old Celtic heartland of mainland Britain.

How long is the Wales Coast Path?2017-04-26T08:45:21+01:00