Vale Trail 3 - Celtic Crosses and Coast Walk



  • Start Point: Llantwit Major Town Hall car park. CF61 1SD. Grid ref: SS967687
  • Llantwit Major and the Heritage Coast
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  • Free admission
  • Doggy friendly

Llantwit Major and Surrounding Area Walk


Walk Distance: 3 miles plus 2 miles optional walk

The perfect route for those who enjoy a bit of history with their walk. The town of Llantwit Major has been a settlement for over 3000 years.

In that time it has gathered an impressive collection of historical tales and legends involving saints, pirates, and royalty. Walkers can visit the locations of many of these tales during this short and informative trail.

Start Point: Llantwit Major Town Hall car park. CF61 1SD. Grid ref: SS967687

Celtic Crosses and coast walk

Places of Interest

There are plenty of interesting and beautiful places to see along your walk including:

  • St. Illtud's Church, Llantwit Major
  • The Gatehouse, Tewkesbury Abbey Grange
  • Glamorgan Heritage Coast
  • Dovecot
  • Tresillian Bay
  • Llantwit Major Town Hall


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Vale Tales

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Vale Trails 1-10

This is just one of a series of walks that will take you on a walking adventure accross the Vale of Glamorgan. Check out the other walks in this collection below.

Vale Trail 1  - Ogmore by Sea Walk

Vale Trail 2 - Coast & Lighthouse Walk

Vale Trail 3 - Celtic Crosses & Coast Walk

Vale Trail 4 - Park & Seaside Walk

Vale Trail 5 - Coast & Pier Walk

Vale Trail 6 - Salmon Leaps Walk

Vale Trail 7 - Haunted Field Walk

Vale Trail 8 - Magical Forest Walk

Vale Trail 9 - Iolo Morgannwg Heritage Walk

Vale Trail 10 - Ewenny & Spring Flowers Walk

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