Porth Ysgo

Visit Porth Ysgo

Porth Ysgo is a small south facing bay, to the east of Aberdaron on the Llyn Peninsula. This National Trust beach is off the beaten track and it doesn’t get too crowded. The golden sandy beach is backed by rugged cliffs and there is a beautiful waterfall down the side of the ravine and a path leading down to the beach.

Porth Ysgo is also a popular fishing location.

This beach is …

  • Off the beaten track
  • Dog friendly
  • Popular rock climbing spot

What to see and do

  • Go fishing
  • Sunbathing on the beach
  • Great for long coastal walks

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Places to stay

  • Self catering cottages

Holiday accommodation near this beach

Have a great day out by the coast

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Getting To Porth Ysgo Beach

Beach Location


There is a carpark close to the beach

Nearest Train


Taking a trip to the beach. Get there by train or car.

Map of Porth Ysgo Beach

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What’s On along the Coast

Throughout the year there are a series of events and festivals taking place along the Coast. Find out What’s On from food festivals to cultural and sporting events.

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Get active on the beach

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