Walking for Softies (based in South Anglesey) 4 nights, 4 days walking.
Price: £350 per person(sharing).
Day 1: Arrival by car or train. Pick up from Bangor station, or meet up to park car. Meet and greet at accommodation in the South of the island. Transfer to beginning of walk at Moel y Don. Today’s walk takes you via Bryn Celli Ddu, ancient burial chamber onto the small secluded harbour of Pwllfanogl , where the artist Kyffin Williams lived. Walk under the famous structures of the Britannia and Menai Suspension bridges, ending at Menai Bridge town. 5.5 miles
Morning transfer to Newborough Forest on the West Coast. Charles Tunnicliffe resided and worked in this area studying and painting his famous wildlife drawings and paintings. Walk into Newborough Forest (Red Squirrel Conservation Area), leading out onto Llanddwyn Island, one of our most photographed spot. Llanddwyn Island is dedicated to the Welsh Santes Dwynwen (patron saint of lovers) . View the magnificence of the Snowdonia Mountains and the Llyn Peninsula from Llanddwyn Beach ending the walk at Llyn Rhos Ddu. Transfer back to accommodation. This walk is 7.5 miles (9 miles including island) but can be curtailed. Pick up end of day transfer back to accommodation.
Day 3: From Beaumaris follow the coastline to Lleiniog. Take a Detour inland to Lleiniog Castle (exceptional example of motte and bailey caste) before continuing onto Penmon Priory and Dovecote with Holy Well. Onwards to Penmon Point (lighthouse) opposite Puffin Island. From the lighthouse, the walk goes up north inland ending in the small quiet village of Caim.
5 miles. Transfer back to accommodation.
Day 4: Morning transfer to the quaint fishing village of Moelfre on the east coast. Visit the Lifeboat Museum before continuing along the rugged coastline passing the Royal Charter Memorial onto Lligwy Beach. The route takes you inland via Din Lligwy Celtic Village. You have a choice today of going further towards the Dulas Estuary or continue on a circular route back to Moelfre for refreshments at the Kinmel Arms or Ann’s Pantry. 5 miles Transfer back to accommodation.
Day 5: Transfer back to car or train station for departure.
All our prices are based on two people sharing a room in en-suite accommodation.
For solo walkers – for those on their own please add £30 per night.
For those walking with others but want a single room, a single supplement of £20 per person per night will be added.
Click here to view our Walking for Softies (East Coast ) package.