"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Llandanwg

Llandanwg is a village in the Ardudwy area of Gwynedd, Wales.

The village of Llandanwg is situated to the west of the coastal road between Llanbedr and Harlech, close to the village of Llanfair. Originally it was a small collection of farms to the north of the river Artro, close to where it enters the sea. Later developments expanded the size of the village. There is an easily accessible beach, which is popular in the summer months, at the end of the road through the village.

The parish church of Saint Tanwg at Llandanwg is situated just behind the beach in the sand dunes. The church is medieval, probably dating from the 13th century, however there are two 6th century inscribed stones which indicates much earlier activity, and it has probably been a place of worship from the early 5th century.

Llandanwg Halt on the Cambrian Line serves the village.

The area in front of the church, known as the Maes (Y Maes), and some of the sand dunes surrounding the church are owned by the National Trust.

Local authority: Gwynedd Council

OS Grid Reference: SH569285

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Things to see and do in and around Llandanwg

  • The Childrens Farm Park
  • Llanfair Slate Caverns
  • Harlech Castle
  • Portmeirion
  • Ffestiniog Railway
  • Welsh Highland Railway
  • Rob Piercy Gallery
  • Snowdon Mill Art and Craft Centre
  • Welsh Highland Heritage Railway
  • Tyn Llan Crafts

Tourist Information

Harlech
Tourist Information Centre
Llys y Graig
High Street
Wales
LL46 2YE

Phone 01766 780 658
Email tic.harlech@eryri-npa.gov.uk

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Weather

Forecast for Monday 29 May

06:00


Chance of rain 15%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 1mph.
SE
Pressure 1012
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 13%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
SE
Pressure 1011
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 49%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
SSW
Pressure 1011
Humidity 92%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 16%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
SW
Pressure 1011
Humidity 95%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
SSW
Pressure 1011
Humidity 94%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
SSW
Pressure 1012
Humidity 93%
UV Index n/a
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