Walking and Rambling in Port Eynon


So many walks! Enjoy a nice seven mile walk to Rhossili beach - voted best beach in 2010, walk to Rhossili and Three Cliffs Bay - Katherine Jenkins favourite beach, head out to Worm Island for a delightful tidal walk or if you're going inland, take a walk to Arthur's Stone. For a day of family fun there are five geocaching spots near the hostel. Once you're at Port Eynon, you don't need to drive anywhere until it's time to go home.

Best Walk from the Ramblers: The seven mile circular route to Oxwich. Head east through Oxwich Green to the small village of Oxwich where you'll find a castle and a national nature reserve, plus a beautiful sandy beach - one of the best in Gower. On the return journey take the Wales Coast Path via Oxwich Point and stop off at the 13th century St Illtyd's Church.
If you’re on a mission to cut carbon emissions and would like to explore further afield then visit three beautiful beaches by bus. Walk to Three Cliffs Bay, catch the 118 to Rhossili and then return to Port Eynon in the evening.

Hostels nearby

YHA Port Eynon Exterior

YHA Port Eynon

Free wi-fi
Self-catering kitchen (currently closed)
Cycle store

Walking and Rambling in Port Eynon

Port Eynon, Swansea, SA3 1NN

Map references

OS Grid Ref: SS 46852 84811

Lat/Lng: 51.541361, -4.209796

Contact information

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Climbing in Port Eynon

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School group kayaking

Watersports in Port Eynon

 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!

Tying a lace on a trainer

Running in Port Eynon

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Walking and Rambling at YHA Rhossili Bunkhouse

Walking and Rambling in Rhossili

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Mountain Biking in Rhossili

Mountain Biking in Rhossili

Whether you are after a gentle ride along the bay or something more adventurous, this stunning area has a variety of terrains and tracks for all abilities.

Cycling in Rhossili

Cycling in Rhossili

Whether you are after a gentle ride along the bay or something more adventurous, this stunning area has a variety of terrains and tracks for all abilities.

Watersports in Rhossili

Watersports in Rhossili

The bunkhouse offers a wide variety of watersports with a trained instructor, so you're safe in the knowledge you can have lots of water fun and be in safe hands.

Running at YHA Rhossili

Running at YHA Rhossili

Rhossili Bay This wonderful run has a north and a south loop, including some of the area’s most stunning landmarks.

National Wetlands Centre Wales

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Dylan Thomas Centre from the Sail (Millennium) Bridge

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Gower Coast Adventures

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Swansea Bay area

Swansea Bay and area

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Oxwich Castle with Oxwich Bay

Oxwich Castle

Remains of a mock-fortified manor house, with evidence of sumptuous accommodation, built during the prosperous 16th century. Visit the website

Worm's Head, Gower Peninsula, South Wales

Walking and Rambling in Gower

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