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Gower Peninsula, Swansea
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The first place in the United Kingdom to be designated an "Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty," Gower Peninsula is adorned with no less than six castles: Penrice, Oystermouth, Oxwich, Pennard, Weobley, and Bovehill Castles. The condition of the castles varies from intact to ruinous, but each is remarkable to explore and located near the sea. The award-winning bays and beaches offer pristine sands and cliffs. Remains of Bronze Age people who inhabited the region have been found in local caves. Visit Tooth Hole Cave, the sacred place where the ancient people layed their dead. Check the weather before traveling to the peninsula. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Gower Peninsula and many more Swansea attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Swansea vacation trip planner.
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  • I love the gower peninsular - natural beauty at its best with plenty of coastal walks and plenty of things to see! 
  • the gower is an idyllic to visit or stay. if you like pubs you can walk the gower mile. oxwich bay beach is my favourite location. you can stay at the oxwich bay hotel and then explore many other plac...  more »
  • the gower is a amazing place to visit nice long walks on the beach amazing fishing for the angler out there