This article was published on November 3rd, 2019
Who would have thought that Wales would be a great place for a beach paradise gaycation? As it turns out, Wales has some fabulous strand locations and seaside villages, offering a unique experience for visitors who love beach destinations. Beach lovers: plan your next gaycation to lovely Wales.
Whether traveling solo or with a partner, Wales has several romantic seaside villages sprinkled along its coast. Portmeirion Village is a tourist attraction and resort hotel designed in the style of romance-era Italian villages.
Tenby is a harbor town with its famous sandy Castle Beach, with a real castle ruins overlooking the harbor, and 13th century stone walls. You’ll find miles of sandy beaches that stretch along this resort village of Tenby, making it great for romantic strolls or admiring the majesty of the ocean.
A short trip outside of St. David’s in Pembrokeshire is remote Barafundle Beach, known for its sandy shores and coasteering. There’s also nearby Freshwater West Beach, if you’re looking for a different kind of sandy beach, which is also where many famous movies have been filmed, including Dobby’s grave from Harry Potter.
There’s also the fun adventures of unique-to-Wales activities, in seaside villages like New Quay. In New Quay, spend the day dolphin spotting, boat tours, visit the breakwater, and grab some famous Welsh honey ice cream.
Looking for cozy meets cosmopolitan? Head to south east to the Swansea Bay to the community of The Mumbles. You’ll find modern shopping and gastronomy options alongside several beachside stretches. There are three beaches to choose from, and a castle, too.
Beaches known simply for their incredible beauty include: Rhossili Beach, Wales, Whitesands Bay, Llanbedrog Beach, Aberdyfi, Porter (Oer), Rhosneigr Beach, and Cefn Sidan, to name a few.
There are way more beach destinations to list in Wales, and you can find anything you need about this gem in the United Kingdom. Visit Wales has everything to plan the perfect paradise getaway in the Welsh countryside or within its beautiful cities. Go to www.visitwales.com for all resourceful information regarding Wales.
Wales and Great Britain have a lot to offer. And when you’re in Wales, it’s very easy to explore other areas of Great Britain. Rest assured, because Visit Britain has the most pertinent information to help you find the best beaches in the English and Welsh nations. Check out www.visitbritain.com and plan your next holiday to Britain and Wales.