Tourism Swansea Logo Collage of images showing sport activities, tourist attractions and Swansea landscapes
Home About us About Swansea What's Available? News & Events Useful Links FAQ Contact us
Local Castles
Beaches
Ancient Sites
Famous Locals
Transport
Other Useful Links


Useful Links


Beaches

-
Overview of beaches with Lifeguards, and general safety advice.

-
Oxwich Bay is backed by a combination of sand dunes, salt marsh, woodland and cliffs, themselves backed by the imposing Old Red Sandstone hill of Cefn Bryn - the backbone of Gower.

-
The largest beach on the Gower (not including Swansea Bay), almost three miles of sandy beach. Good Surfing beach, due to west facing. Very popular family beach in summer, very popular Surfing beach in the winter.

-
This must surely be one of the most beautiful bays in Britain. It has a wide mouth into which the massive form of Three Cliffs Rock juts from the eastern shore. This is an example of a natural arch, for there is a long, dripping tunnel through which one can walk quite easily at low tide.





Search the site
*
Advanced Search
Newsletter - Sign up Now!
Please submit your e-mail address below.
Email:



Click here to see the Special Offers that Swansea has to offer!More.




Home l About us l About Swansea l What's available? l News & Events
Useful Links l FAQ l Contact

This site is best viewed using

Disclaimer/Privacy Policy
Tourism Swansea copyright 2003.
Designed and Developed by


Welsh Development Agency Logo City and County of Swansea Logo Tourism Swansea Logo South West Wales Tourism Partnership Logo