Gower Peninsula, Swansea

4.9
#1 of 143 in Parks in South Wales
The first place in the United Kingdom to be designated an "Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty," Gower Peninsula is adorned with no less than six castles: Penrice, Oystermouth, Oxwich, Pennard, Weobley, and Bovehill Castles. The condition of the castles varies from intact to ruinous, but each is remarkable to explore and located near the sea. The award-winning bays and beaches offer pristine sands and cliffs. Remains of Bronze Age people who inhabited the region have been found in local caves. Visit Tooth Hole Cave, the sacred place where the ancient people layed their dead. Check the weather before traveling to the peninsula. By using our Swansea trip planner , you can arrange your visit to Gower Peninsula and other attractions in Swansea.
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  • The scenery is absolutely gorgeous. Everywhere is quite unspoilt. Basic amenities in some places but almost adds to the charm  more »
  • The views are fantastic and breath taking. Lots of walks in land and around the coast line. Well worth a trip.  more »
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