Hidden Coastal Delights

The Hidden Here - Coastal Delights

The Wales Coast Path takes in stunning scenery spanning 870 miles, making it the largest continuous coastal path in the world.    60 km of this amazing path runs through the Glamorgan Heritage Coast from Gileston in the East to Porthcawl in the West.   

Click here for more inspiring Hidden Here places to visit.


Penarth Marina, Penarth

St Mary’s Well Bay, Sully, Penarth

Porthkerry, Barry

Fontygary Bay, Rhoose, Barry

Aberthaw, The Leys

Cwm Colhuw Beach, Llantwit Major

Cwm Nash, (Monknash beach), Nash Point 

Dunraven Bay, Southerndown

Ogmore, Ogmore by Sea

Please see our Vale Beach guide for lots of information on the coastline and beaches. 


Cwm Colhugh Llantwit Major Beach  Tina Haydon credit 1140 x 500



Please be aware that the tides change quickly along this coastline, please check the tide times before setting out, especially if you plan to walk along the beaches or spend time in the smaller coves.

The cliffs here are fascinating but dangerous and liable to rock falls without warning.  Please do not climb the cliffs, pull loose stones, sunbathe or walk close to the cliffs.