Caer Lêb (name means Leaven Castle) is a low-lying rectilinear enclosure, with double banks and ditches.
Heading to Isle of Anglesey and looking for something to do or a place to visit. The Isle of Anglesey has a most distinctive, attractive and varied landscape and due to it’s strategic position is dotted with castles and burial chambers to visit.
Much of the coastal zone of Anglesey is a designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) in order to protect the island’s landscape and habitats, covering most of Anglesey’s 201 km (125 miles) coastline the AONB also encompasses Holyhead Mountain and Mynydd Bodafon that form a distinctive and spectacular backdrop to the coast.
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Barclodiad y Gawres Burial Chamber is apartially reconstructed Neolithic burial chamber. The site has limited access: you can view the outside all year but the burial chamber itself can only Read more [...]
Beaumaris Pier, opened in 1846, was designed by Frederick Foster and comprises a masonry jetty continuing out into the Strait on wooden and concrete pilings. After srorm damage in 1872 Read more [...]
Beaumaris lifeboat station was established 1891 although the new station was completed in 2000 alongside the Beaumaris pier. The RNLI operates an inshore lifeboat from Beaumaris. Shop available selling gifts Read more [...]
Beaumaris Gaol, opened in 1829, as a Victorian Gaol in the heart of Beaumaris. The gaol was thought to be a model prison with running water and toilets in each Read more [...]
Plas Newydd is an 18th Century mansion house designed by James Wyatt, home of the Marquess of Anglesey. Large gardens, woodland walks and a marine walk along the Menai Straits Read more [...]
Point Lynas Lighthouse is situated on the north coast of Anglesey in North Wales. As early as 1766 the need was felt for a station on Anglesey where ships making Read more [...]
The Wales Coast Path includes the Isle of Anglesey and the Isle itself creates a circular walk of 125 miles / 200km with an average number of days to complete Read more [...]
Holyhead Maritime Museum is in the oldest lifeboat station in Wales from 1847. The museum has displays of models, paintings, photos and artefacts that take you through the maritime history Read more [...]
RSPB South Stack Centre is on top of the cliffs overlooking the South Stack lighthouse and the cliff-side nesting colonies. You can see the birds through live TV images, telescopes Read more [...]
Bryn Celli Ddu Burial Chamber, a chambered Neolithic tomb on the site of a former henge monument.
Castell Bryn Gwyn is a circular bank of Neolithic origin, surviving to a height of 12 feet. Artifacts found give evidence of Iron Age and Roman settlements.