Colourful coast: Aberaeron’s brightly painted houses and hotel are arranged around the harbour

Porthmadog to Cardigan

Walk down the length of Cardigan Bay. 132 miles/213 kilometres of varied coastal and estuarine walking comprising eleven day sections.

Day sections

  1. Porthmadog to Harlech
  2. Harlech to Barmouth
  3. Barmouth to Lwyngwril
  4. Lwyngwril to Aberdyfi
  5. Aberdyfi to Machynlleth
  6. Machynlleth to Borth (or Ynyslas)
  7. Borth (or Ynyslas) to Aberystwyth
  8. Aberystwyth to Llan-non
  9. Llan-Non to New Quay
  10. New Quay to Aberporth
  11. Aberporth to Cardigan

Best bits of the Snowdonia & Ceredigion Coast

Porthmadog town and harbour, Ffestiniog and Welsh Highland railways, Portmeirion Italianate village, Harlech Castle, St Tanwg’s ‘church in the dunes’, Shell Island, Morfa Dyffryn Nature Reserve, Barmouth harbour and bridge, Fairbourne Railway, Talyllyn Railway, Aberdyfi panorama walk, Machynlleth clocktower and Owain Glyndwr Museum, Ynys Hir RSPB reserve, Cors Fochno nature reserve, Borth submerged forest, Aberystwyth funicular railway, lime kilns, long sandy beaches, marine wildlife centre, Mwnt church, Cardigan town

Cardigan Bay, ItalianateĀ village, castle, narrow gauge railways, estuaries and dolphins