The view towards Bardsey Island, or Ynys Enlli, on the Llyn Peninsula

The Llyn Peninsula section of the Wales Coast Path is a quiet place rich in prehistoric sites, wildlife and silences. Vivienne Crow enjoys a few days’ peace.

A SENSE OF BEING ISOLATED FROM THE OUTSIDE WORLD is, for me at least, one of the key attractions of the Llŷn Peninsula. It’s not an easy place to get to. Once you’ve come off the North Wales Expressway, there’s just one last stretch of decent A-road before you find yourself on increasingly narrow lanes that lead slowly – ever so slowly – into a pastoral landscap