Once reaching the "Island" choose your route around the island from the map on the notice board. Visit Natural Resources Wales website for more detailed maps and information on alternative return routes for this stunning place. It was originally planted to stabilise the shifting sand dunes, but has become an important habitat for red squirrels and large numbers of roosting ravens. Retrace your steps back to your start point. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Llanddwyn Island (Ynys Llanddwyn) is a magical place. ( Log Out / Walk to Ynys Llanddwyn on St Dwynwen's Day. When my parents visit, we tend to do a lot of walks in the Conwy valley. The men who lived here would row out to help ships negotiate the treacherous sandbars between Caernarfon and Abermenai point, as well as manning the local lifeboat. Change ). Many famous films have been shot here including Clash of the Titans and Half Light". It’s definitely the sort of place that you struggle to reach without a car, so we decided to head there on a weekend when my husband (the only UK driver among us) could come as well. About two-thirds of the way across the island you’ll encounter the ruins of St. Dwynwen’s Church.
This easy walk takes you to one of Wales’ most romantic historic sites, with plenty of wonderful wildlife on the way. Walk the Wales Coast Path Malltraeth to Newborough Via Ynys Llanddwyn Details The section along the Wales Coast Path from Malltraeth to Newborough is certainly different. Start and Finish. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam.
You can also see reminders of Anglesey’s maritime history on Llanddwyn.