Walk Aberporth to Tresaith

Cardigan and New Quay, Aberaeron - OS Explorer Map Sheet 198

Walk information

Map:: Explorer 198
Distance 1 mile
Approximate Time 15-20 minutes one way

Coast Walk Walk Aberporth to Tresaith

Start The walk starts from either of the Aberporth green flag beaches which have parking overlooking the sea the car park has a dolphin statue.
Description The footpath links the villages of Aberporth and Tresaith, passing above several rocky inlets on the way.

  1. Aberporth From the dolphin car park walk round the bay and uphill with the sea to your left, after the toilet block pass through housing to the cliff top. The path now follows the coast heading towards the distinctive headland of Ynys Lochtyn (symbol of the heritage coast). As you draw near to Tresaith, a waterfall the Afon Saith diverted in the last Ice Age, comes into view on the far side of the beach.
  2. NOTES: The great little Cardi Bach bus runs along this route Cardi Bach and even has provision for carrying bikes!


Maps for Exploring Cardigan Bay and Ceredigion Coast Path can be found by clicking here

landranger 145 map for Cardigan Bay
Note: OS Maps – Explorer maps scale 1:25,000 are used mainly for walking. Landranger maps scale 1:50,000 are better suited for planning a visit to Cardigan Bay. If you prefer the Landranger please choose this map. Cardigan and Mynydd Preseli – OS Landranger Map Sheet 145