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Cardigan

Boats on the water at Poppit Sands, Cardigan, Ceredigion

Cardigan is a town in the county of Ceredigion – formerly Cardiganshire - which borders North Pembrokeshire and Carmarthenshire. The town lies on the River Teifi at the point where Ceredigion meets Pembrokeshire. It was the county town of the historic county of Cardiganshire and is the second largest town in present-day Ceredigion. The town is set around the magnificent Norman castle built in the late 11th or early 12th century.

Cardigan is an exceptional holiday destination in West Wales, with fabulous beaches stretching across the entire coastline of the county. Beaches like Poppit Sands, Mwnt, Borth and Cardigan Bay. Cwntydu, or Seals Bay offers a fantastic and rugged place to discover Ceredigion, and Coastal Path continues up the spine of the Ceredigion and onto North Wales.