Pembrokeshire Coast Path

Within the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park in South Wales, the Pembrokeshire Coast Path is one of the UK’s well established National Trails. Following the rugged Welsh coastline, this is one of the finest long distance walks in Britain. The path enjoys stunning views across sea and land as it twists along a coast line of ever-changing natural beauty.

The Pembrokeshire Coastal Path is a varied and at times challenging walk. The undulating nature of some parts of the walk present physically demanding ascents and descents, however it can be enjoyed in shorter sections accessible to walkers of all ages and abilities.

Bird watchers and plant lovers are drawn to the area due to the rich diversity of wildlife to be seen. Sea birds thrive on the inaccessible cliffs and offshore islands and, due to a multitude of habitats, an amazing array of flowers and plants can be seen at all times of year.

Our Holidays

As well as the whole route, we offer the south, central and north sections as self-guided walking holidays. All three are well worth undertaking in their own right, or take on each section separately until you’ve completed the whole path.

When choosing your route, please bear in mind that the actual distance walked on any day may sometimes vary by up to 2 miles/3 km from the quoted distances, (depending on the exact location of your accommodation). The mileages shown are typical door to door distances for each day.

Distances can also alter with high tides and the temporary closure of the MoD firing range, meaning walkers will cover between 168 (270km) and 186 miles (300km) in completing the route.

Click on the links below to have a look at the details for each of the Pembrokeshire Coast walking holidays.

The Pembrokeshire Coast Path: Amroth - St Dogmaels

Amroth to St Dogmaels 167 miles/269 km

We offer 4 holidays covering the whole route, from a challenging 13 day walk (only for the seriously fit), to a more leisurely 16 day trip. Most people spend a minimum of 14 days walking the whole Pembrokeshire Coast Path and incorporate rest days into this. In choosing your option, please bear in mind that you are walking day after day for 2 weeks, so don't be over ambitious with your schedule.

Code Length Average per day Price range
PC14 13 days walking (14 nights) 13 miles/21 km $1621 - $1905 Full Info Book
PC15 14 days walking (15 nights) 12 miles/19 km $1701 - $2006 Full Info Book
PC16 15 days walking (16 nights) 11 miles/18 km $1833 - $2160 Full Info Book
PC17 16 days walking (17 nights) 11 miles/18 km $1939 - $2288 Full Info Book

Pembrokeshire South Coast: Amroth to Milford Haven

Amroth to Milford Haven 62 miles/100 km

The “tamer” end of the route but with a very varied scenery takes you up and down along spectacular precipitous cliffs, past MoD firing ranges and along the wild and remote Angle peninsular all the way past the industrial oil refineries and through the historic town of Pembroke with its beautiful castle.

Code Length Average per day Price range
PCS7 6 days walking (7 nights) 10 miles/16 km $876 - $1006 Full Info Book

Pembrokeshire Central Coast: Milford Haven to St David's

Milford Haven to St David's 43 miles/69 km

This section is a real mixture from its beginnings in a part of Wales devoted to industry which soon changes to gentle cliffs, wooded valleys and pretty bays. The terrain then changes again to high rugged cliffs leading on through the ghostly past of coal mining, interspersed with coves and sandy beaches.

Code Length Average per day Price range
PCC5 4 days walking (5 nights) 11 miles/18 km $619 - $706 Full Info Book
PCC6 5 days walking (6 nights) 9 miles/14 km $757 - $866 Full Info Book

Pembrokeshire North Coast: St David's to St Dogmaels

St David's to St Dogmaels 62 miles/100 km

This is a great route in its own right from a wild, rugged coastline with old quarrymen’s houses, along beautiful snaking cliffs with coves, bays and beaches to the most strenuous section of the entire path taking in steep, overhanging cliffs and spectacular rock formations with the highest point of the coast path at 175 metres.

Code Length Average per day Price range
PCN6 5 days walking (6 nights) 12 miles/19 km $757 - $866 Full Info Book
PCN8 7 days walking (8 nights) 9 miles/14 km $985 - $1138 Full Info Book

Client Feedback

Both my husband and I enjoyed our hiking holiday very much! We truly had a fabulous time. We found the service provided by Mickledore to be excellent in every way. Everyone we talked to or emailed with was friendly, knowledgeable and quick to respond to our requests. We found the trip to be well planned out and everything flowed smoothly. Our luggage transport was great – no problems. The booklet with each day laid out was excellent – the directions to each B&B were accurate and easy to follow. All necessary information that we needed for the hike, meal planning and transportation were provided. Every guest house or B&B we stayed at was excellent – they were clean, well kept, close to the trail and included excellent breakfasts.The hosts were friendly and helpful. We will definitely use Mickledore again and recommend you to our friends.

Pembrokeshire Coast Path, August 2017
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We really enjoyed the tour. All accommodations and hosts were very nice and clean. The duration and length of the daily walks were perfect. Not too long and not too short. The luggage transport always worked as well as the transfer to the hotels. Everything worked and was perfectly organised. Thank you very much for the great experience.

Pembrokeshire Coast Path, August 2017
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Overall, this was one of the best walking holidays we’ve done (out of many!).

Pembrokeshire Coast Path, July 2017
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