Pembrokeshire Coastal Path
500m from the Youth Hostel
186 miles (300k) long, mostly cliff top level with 35,000 feet (11,000m) of ascent and descent.
What makes it special
- 186 miles along the most breathtaking coastline in Britain
- Sheltered coves to wide-open beaches and winding estuaries.
Other things to do nearby
A stunning stately home, Picton Castle has 40 acres of some of the most beautiful woodland gardens and grounds in West Wales. There is a Secret Owl Garden where you can meet 25 species of owls.
This sub tropical water park has a monster wave pool, rapid rides, rivers and flumes plus lots of special events throughout the year.
If you're looking for an adrenaline-fuelled day out then Oakwood Theme Park is perfect for you.
Stroll through a vineyard surrounded by the stunning beauty of the Pembrokeshire National Park - a unique attraction which isn't often seen in the UK climate.
With loads to choose from you can really try anything here.
You're right on the Pembrokeshire Coastal Path at this hostel, so stop off on your way through or use the hostel as a base.
Folly Farm is so much more than just a farm. There's also a zoo, a vintage funfair and a whole host of indoor and outdoor adventure play for you to enjoy.
This mighty fortress is largely intact and its endless passages, tunnels and stairways are great to explore. Make sure you don't miss the medieval life exhibitions.
Whether you want a relaxing afternoon, a sports-filled activity fun day out, or an adrenalin-fuelled, extreme adventure day, Heatherton has it all!
Here you'll find 52 acres of parkland to wander around and meet the wildlife. If you've only got a couple of hours make a beeline for the walk-throughs.
4.1 miles If you want a relaxing, sports filled activity day out, or an adrenalin-fuelled extreme adventure day, Heatherton has it all! Visit the website
The oldest working woollen mill in Pembrokeshire. Watch the looms at work and browse in the mill shop.
6 miles Explore this popular town, with pretty views over the harbour especially in Lower Fishguard. Visit the website
The most popular megalithic site in Wales - a splendid burial chamber with a huge capstone delicately poised on three uprights.
A good section of the coastal path runs either side of the hostel with spectacular scenery. The Preseli Hills shadow the hostel, a great walk for the serious hiker. Dinas Head is a circula
There are cycle routes around the town to enjoy and routes go up around the Presilli Hills. The hostel is popular with long distance cyclists as they pass through Newport.