Pembrokeshire is recognised as being the location of some of the best beaches in Britain. More than fifty beaches are to be found between Amroth in the south and St. Dogmaels in the north or the county. Many of these beaches have been awarded Green Coast awards, Seaside awards or Blue Flags.
Pembrokeshire has a diversity of marine birds, animals and plants. At various times of the year dolphins, porpoises, whales, basking sharks, seals and turtles can be seen around the coastline.
Kittiwakes, Razorbills, Guillemots, Puffins, Oystercatchers, Fulmars, Shags and Cormorants can all be seen between May and September. Chough, Peregrine Falcons and Buzzards are resident to the area. Gannets, which breed on Grassholm, are daily visitors. Shearwaters feed out at sea during the day and return to the islands in the early evening.
One of the best ways of seeing this variety of wildlife and the islands is by boat. A number of boat operators can be found in the area, details of a few of these can be accessed from the links below.
Pembrokeshire is a very popular destination for walking holidays, offering scenes of outstanding natural beauty. The Coastal Path, the only coastal National Park in the UK, has magnificent bays, sandy beaches and spectacular headlands.
We have details of a number of walks within the area (from gentle strolls to half or full days walking) which we can make available to you on arrival. Alternatively you can select some walks from the links below prior to your visit.
There are a number of theme parks and other attractions in the area. Offering a range of activities from exhilarating white knuckle rides to a leisurely visit to a Cistercian island monastery.
The county has a number of magnificent castles, fortifications and ancient burial chambers.
There are a range of other activities available within the area. Pembrokeshire has a number of golf courses, horse riding schools, diving facilities and cycling routes. Surrounded on three sides by the sea, a variety of watersports including coasteering, kayaking, windsurfing and sailing are a major draw to the area.