Ride the South Wales coast

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Cycle the idyllic coast of South Wales, all the way from Swansea to St Davids- 7 day trip!

Experience the wild beauty of the South Coast of Wales on a week’s cycling adventure!

Starting in Swansea, this trip first passes through the interior of the Gower Peninsula AONB to the coast at Rhossili before taking in the wetland conservation areas of Llanelli. Crossing the River Towy to St Clears, the coastal path leads to charming Saundersfoot, passing through bucolic villages and farmland before culminating in one final ride to magical St Davids.

7 day Trip!

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5

Days of Cycling

Pace:

Moderate: 13-16km/8-10miles an hour

Terrain:

Low altitude; 90% tarmac and 10% gravel/unpaved
Day 2
42.0km/26.0miles
Day 4
29.0km/18.0miles
Day 6
50.0km/31.0miles
Day 3
82.0km/51.0miles
Day 5
56.0km/35.0miles

Price from £1200pp 

Dates:
24th – 30th July

21st – 27th August

we are currently planning additional dates so please get in touch for details

SWANSEA   >   SWANSEA

DAY 1

The trip starts this afternoon at our accommodation in Swansea.

After checking in (check in at the hotel is from 3pm), you will meet (approximately at 5pm) with other group members and your leader who will conduct a welcome meeting and will run through a bike and kit check. This evening, enjoy an included welcome dinner together.

Marriott Swansea or similar

Meals included: dinner

DAY 2

It’s time to spin the legs and begin your adventure, leaving the city behind to head for the coast. Discover the beautiful interior of the Gower Peninsula AONB, arriving at the coast at Rhossili, famed for the Worm’s Head rock formation. We then continue on to end your day in the village of Llangennith where we stay overnight.

The Kings Head Inn, Llangennith or similar

Meals included: breakfast

DAY 3

From Llangennith, the route heads across the River Loughor and along the coast. Ride through the wetland conservation area of Llanelli, across the River Towy to arrive at your overnight stay in St Clears.

Llety Cynin, St Clears or similar

Meals included: breakfast dinner

DAY 4

After breakfast, we depart St Clears, from where the route heads back toward the coast. Follow the scenic coastal path to the charming seaside village of Saundersfoot.

The Gower Hotel or similar

Meals included: breakfast

DAY 5

Today you head out along the coast, passing through the iconic beach village of Freshwater East and the famous rock formations at Elegug Stacks. The route continues past Freshwater West and the stone circle at Devil’s Quoit, before reaching Pembroke.

Coach House Hotel, Pembroke or similar

Meals included: breakfast

DAY 6

The final leg of journey takes you through farmland and villages to Haverford West, from where the route returns to the coast. From Broad Haven the route follows the coast along Newgale Sands before arriving at your final destination of St Davids, the smallest city in Britain and the final resting place of Wale’s patron saint!

St Davids Cross Hotel, St Davids or similar

Meals included: breakfast

DAY 7

After breakfast, we depart St. Davids and transfer 1.5 hours back to Swansea (arriving approx. 12 noon) where upon arrival our trip ends.

Meals included: breakfast