Ogmore By Sea Beach
Ogmore by Sea Beach, nestled within the picturesque Vale of Glamorgan, is a true gem along the rugged coastline of Wales. This idyllic beach offers visitors a captivating blend of natural beauty and historical significance, making it a popular destination for both locals and tourists alike. With its sweeping golden sands stretching beneath dramatic cliffs, Ogmore by Sea provides a perfect backdrop for leisurely strolls, picnics, and outdoor activities.
One of the beach's most notable features is the iconic Ogmore Castle, which stands atop a grassy mound overlooking the shoreline. The castle's ancient ruins evoke a sense of medieval history, transporting visitors to a bygone era of knights and noble quests.
Whether exploring the castle's remnants, venturing along the coastal paths, or simply relishing in the breathtaking views, Ogmore by Sea Beach offers a tranquil escape where visitors can unwind and connect with the rich tapestry of Wales' past and present.
Why not explore Vale Trail 1- Ogmore By Sea Walk. This route takes you along the Glamorgan Heritage Coast, designated for its unique geology and wildlife. It is popular with walkers of all abilities; while some follow the 8 mile route, there is also a 4 mile loop and a 2 mile route which is accessible by buggies and wheelchairs. Above Dunraven Bay, you’ll have one of the best views along the entire Glamorgan Heritage Coast.