Coast from Borth to Aberystwyth

Introduction to Walk 1420

Photo from the walk - Coast from Borth to Aberystwyth

County/Area - Ceredigion

Author - Christiane Kloos

Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km

Ascent - 1300 feet / 394 metres

Grade - easy/mod

The coastal path between Borth and Aberystwyth in Ceredigion is an excellent walk. Offering superb views north to Snowdonia at the start and views across Cardugan Bay at the end, the walk is an excellent way to explore the area.

Walk Description

Map showing start

Suggested Maps

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Explorer Map graphic - OS Explorer - Sheet 213 BUY MAP

Landranger Map graphic - OS Landranger - Sheet 135 BUY MAP

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Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

General Information

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Accommodation Nearby

Seabreeze
Aberdyfi / Aberdovey
3.8 miles / 6.0 km away
The Old Stables Aberdovey
Aberdyfi
5.3 miles / 8.5 km away
Merton Villa B&B
Tywyn
6.9 miles / 11.0 km away
Coed Talon
Llwyngwril
12.6 miles / 20.1 km away
Blaen-y-ddol
Pont-rhyd-y-groes
13.8 miles / 22.1 km away
SUNRAY GUESTHOUSE
Barmouth
15.9 miles / 25.5 km away
Lawrenny Lodge
Barmouth
16.0 miles / 25.7 km away
Red Kite Cottages
Ffair Rhos
16.1 miles / 25.7 km away
The Star Inn
Dylife
16.1 miles / 25.7 km away
Murmur Aeron Self Catering
Llangeitho nr Tregaron
18.5 miles / 29.6 km away

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