Swansea Bay and area
Discover Swansea, the seaside resort of Mumbles and the Gower Peninsula. Don't miss the enchanting Afan and Vale of Neath.
What makes it special
- Visit the vibrant seaside village Mumbles
- Enjoy stunning landscapes of Three Cliffs Bay and Rhossili Bay
Other things to do nearby
Explore the largest indoor market in Wales and sample the local delights like cockles, lavabread and bacon. Visit the Market website
The National Waterfront Museum at Swansea tells the story of industry and innovation in Wales, now and over the last 300 years. Visit the website
Houses a permanent exhibition on Dylan Thomas and his life, as well as a shop stuffed with books, posters and memorabilia. The Centre is right next to the pedestrian Sail (Millennium) Bridge and
Dryad Bushcraft is dedicated to providing the highest standard of Wilderness Bushcraft training.
0 miles Enjoy a breathtaking, interactive tour of the South Gower Coast and discover marine wildlife and fascinating local history. Visit the website
Remains of a mock-fortified manor house, with evidence of sumptuous accommodation, built during the prosperous 16th century. Visit the website
Explore Afan Forest, which is fast becoming popular with mountain bikers.
Set in a 450 acre mosaic of lakes, pool and lagoons created on the scenic Burry Inlet, home hundreds of wild and resident species.
This lovely area is great for water sports, so whatever mode of water transport takes your fancy, take the plunge and enjoy some fun on, or in, the water!
Climb and scramble to your hearts content and enjoy the spectacular views from this beautiful part of the country. Check out the UK Climbing website for routes
Get back to nature and stride out on foot to explore the beauty of this part of the country. Whether it be walking routes or off the beaten track, you’re sure to enjoy wandering around and takin
So many walks!
There's lots of fantastic coastal climbs to choose from and there's something suitable for every climber. Castle Rock off Fall Bay is very popular and boasts some amazing crags.
Body boarding in the bay at Port Eynon is a must. Hire your wetsuit and body board direct from the hostel, run down to the beach and let the water fun begin!
Rhossili Bay Distance: 6.5 miles/10km Start/Finish: NT Visitor Centre, Rhossili, SA3 1PR Terrain: Trail, beach, quiet road section Toughness: Easy t
Explore the ruined 13th century castle, with pits and drawbridges. Don't miss the prehistoric cave dwelling and vaulted passageway. Visit the Castle & Farm website