Anglesey is located off the coast of Wales and can be reached by 2 bridges. Once you are there you will find loads of fun things to do such as the 125 miles of coast and beaches. Or maybe you want visit the popular historic attractions, including striking castles, quaint old harbours, ancient burial chambers and numerous museums and galleries. How about exploring bustling local markets to find some delicious home grown treats. Anglesey Island is close to Presthaven Sands and can be reach by car.
Anglesey Coast - has stunning beaches you could just spend the day on the beach. Or maybe you like water sports: try your hand at surfing or sailing. Scuba diving is also available to explore shipwrecks and sea life. Why not take the family on an adventure boat ride around the island?
Anglesey Cycling - why not get out of the car and explore Anglesey on two wheels? The change of pace may do you and your family good.
Anglesey has 2 cycle routes: the Lôn Las Copr which is 36 miles long - on the way you will pass Wales’ only working mill. Alternatively, the Parys Mountain. Lôn Las Cefni offers 13 miles of traffic free cycle path, which may be more suitable for a family cycle ride.
Anglesey Golf - a selection of both 9 and 18 hole courses on the island, all with stunning scenery. Which one will you visit first?
Anglesey Countryside - walking around the island can be at your own pace, which will give you time to take in the fantastic surroundings. You may like to take a nature walk to how much wildlife you can spot.
Anglesey History - the first evidence of habitation on the island comes from the Mesolithic period, around 7000 BC. Archaeologists have uncovered many sites on the island rich with prehistoric artefacts such as pottery and stone tools.
In 1943, land was being cleared to build a runway for the nearby Royal Air Force base. Peat was being dug from the bog near the lake and an iron chain was found. This chain was used for a while for rescue vehicles that had become were stuck in the bog. It was soon discovered, though, that the chain was actually an ancient relic.