Grow your imagination at the Tropical Zoo, Plantasia. Within the living rain forest, are over 40 species of animal for you to meet, including crocodiles, meerkats, monkeys, leopard cats, and many more. Pre-booking is advisable as we have reduced capacities.
National Waterfront Museum
We’re delighted that we can welcome you back, even though your visit may be a little different from what you are used to. All visitors will need to pre-book a free ticket for their visit.
Clyne Farm Centre
Fun for all ages and abilities! Overlooking the wide sweep of Swansea Bay, Clyne Farm Centre offers outdoor activities & self-catering cottages.
Go Ape Margam
Go Ape is the UK's number one Tree Top Adventure. Head to Margam for fun in the trees, taking on zip wires, tarzan swings and rope ladders.
Langland Bay beach
Langland Bay is a family friendly beach with a coastal clifftop walk around to Caswell Bay.
Swansea Parks and Gardens
Parks and gardens are plentiful in Swansea, with over 52 areas to complement its coastline. Calming green spaces, beautiful bedding displays and fun family activities - our parks are a great place to unwind and enjoy the fresh air!
Botanical Gardens Singleton Park
The Botanical Gardens are open daily, between 10.00am and 4.30pm. Please note that not all facilities will be open. Singleton Park Botanical Gardens house one of Wales' premier plant collections, with herbaceous borders, wildflower garden and three large glasshouses.
Three Cliffs Bay beach
Three Cliffs Bay beach offers a wilder experience. Picture a spectacular shoreline of sand dunes, salt marsh and limestone cliffs.
The Climbing Hangar
The Climbing Hangar Swansea is one of the coolest and friendliest bouldering walls in South Wales. With climbs up to 4.5 meters, and a bunch of covid-safe protocols in place, you can tackle a range of climbs, either by yourself or with your climbing buddies. You are guaranteed to have a great time.
Come and hop on board our new Open Top Bus, running from Swansea Bus Station to Bracelet Bay Mumbles, 7 days a week from Saturday 29th May to September.
Adjacent to Oxwich Bay, Crawley beach is small, sandy and secluded. Access is via Crawley woods or the Penmaen footpath.
Clyne Golf Club & Somerfield Lodge
Clyne is ranked among the best golf courses in Wales and offers a warm welcome to all. We have 4 star B&B accommodation on site at Somerfield Lodge.
Progress Surf School
Learn to surf and paddle board with Progress Surf School. The Gower's premier 5 star rated surf school. We provide Surfing and paddle boarding lessons for all ages and abilities, where you will learn in safety with our highly qualified team at Caswell Bay and Llangennith Beach.
Gower Kite Shop
The Gower Kite Shop (formally The Gower Kite Centre) opened in 2002. It Is based just outside Rhossili on the Gower Peninsula.
Fairwood Park Golf Club
The only PGA Championship status golf course within the City and County of Swansea.
Swansea Prom, with its range of attractions and spectacular 5 mile stretch of Swansea Bay, is a great destination for visitors. A shared route for pedestrians and cyclists the Prom is part of National Cycle Route 4.
Oxwich Bay beach
Oxwich Bay is a large sandy stretch with lots on offer - sea, surf, dunes, salt marsh, shops - and it's easy to get to.
National Trust Rhosili
Perched high above the glorious Rhossili Bay, the National Trust car park and shop is a great place from which to explore the delights of the area.
Bracelet Bay beach
Beautiful Bracelet Bay beach is just around Mumbles' head. Its rocky shoreline is award winning, and it's great for ice cream.
Swansea Community Boat - Copper Jack
The Swansea Community Boat 'Copper Jack' offers a truly unique opportunity for both visitors to Swansea and locals alike to take a trip up the historic River Tawe.
Aberdulais National Trust
Step back into the lives of Victorian men, women and children, who helped South Wales start an industrial revolution which shaped the world.
Here at Gower Brewery we’ve been crafting ales of outstanding natural beauty in the heart of Gower since 2011. As the Gower Peninsula was named the first area of outstanding natural beauty in the UK, we continually brew quality beers that echo the magnificence of the landscape around us.
Swansea Marina, where the city meets the sea. The Marina's unique location guarantees something to please every member of the family.
Singleton Boating Lake and Mini Golf
Hop aboard a pedalo and glide around the lake or enjoy a round of crazy golf with the family. Singleton Boating Lake is situated at the bottom of Sketty Lane nestled between Singleton Hospital and Swansea University, within walking distance of Singleton Park.
Great news - Oystermouth Castle has reopened its gates for guided tours over the summer holidays! From 26 July, you will be able to discover (or re-discover!) the hidden histories of the Castle with an experienced volunteer guide from the Friends of Oystermouth Castle. Pre-booking essential.
Brandy Cove beach
Brandy Cove beach is accessed via the cliff path at Caswell Bay. It's a secluded spot, but offers stunning scenery.
We're pleased to announce that Swansea Museum will once again be opening its doors to history lovers, heritage hunters and enquiring minds from 8th June!
Down to Earth
Down to Earth offers remarkable experiences and eco-adventures from our two stunning centres on Gower. Open daily, all year.
Adventure Britain offer great ideas for outdoor activity breaks, adventure holidays, family activities, stag/ hen weekends and team building.
Breakout Live Swansea
Breakout Swansea is Wales’s premier escape game. Immersed in teams of 2-6, you have 60 minutes to find the clues, solve the puzzles and (hopefully) Escape!
Swansea Bay without a Car
BayTrans is a leader in the promotion of sustainable travel for visitors to the area supported by our website www.swanseabaywithoutacar.com
Swansea's one and only esport Motorsport Simulation Centre! If you like to race then "Race On" at SimRace1.
Gower Coast Adventures
Providing breathtaking interactive tours of the Gower coast and its wealth of wildlife, from beautiful Oxwich Bay to the magnificent Worms Head.
Due to Coronavirus and the well-being of our visitors Weobley Castle will be closed to the public until further notice. Please check the Cadw website for further updates.
Oxwich Watersports is a centre of excellence offering a full range of water sports activities and training for all ages and levels of experience.
Swansea Grand Theatre
In line with government advice, Swansea Council is suspending many non-essential services to help the community fight coronavirus. This includes those places where public gather such as museums and galleries, and as a result Swansea Grand Theatre is temporarily closed.
Pobbles Bay beach
Pobbles Bay beach is a popular bay cornered by cliffs - take a walk to the top and soak up the seaside sights (great for adventurers!).
Visit Swansea Market, the largest indoor market in Wales, for a shopping experience you won't forget. Voted Britain's Best Large Indoor Market!
Pwll Du Bay beach
Pretty and pebbly, Pwll Du Bay beach sits at the bottom of a valley. It's one for the more adventurous, as access is limited to 3 footpaths.
Broughton Bay beach
Broughton Bay beach sits at the north west of the Gower Peninsula. It's one of the more remote retreats.
Dryad Bushcraft is one of the UK's leading Bushcraft and Wilderness Survival training organisations.
Limitless Activity Centre
We are the UK's FIRST EVER activity centre of it's kind! Boasting a large inflatable park, trampoline park, ninja assault course and a zip wire.
Mewslade Bay beach
Mewslade Bay beach is a snug spot at the bottom of a small valley. Enjoy sloping sea cliffs, unspoilt scenery and breathtaking views.
North Wind Studio & Gallery
A working Studio in a beautiful village near Three Cliffs Bay. View work in an adjacent gallery or chat to the artist about her creative practice.
Dulais Valley Quads
Take your breath away with the adventure and thrill of navigating the latest Honda 250cc quad bikes through acres of hills, woodland and streams.
The LC is Wales’ premier Waterpark and Leisure Complex and the most visited paid for attraction in Wales.
Swansea Bay beach
Swansea Bay is Wales's Waterfront City beach, as well as being the name given to the wider destination too.
Tor Bay beach
Sheltered and sandy, Tor Bay beach is accessed via a coastal clifftop path. Great for viewfinders, explore the headland of Great Tor.
Teamforce Paintball & Laser Tag Activity Centre
Teamforce is the ideal destination for an action packed adventure day - Paintball, Archery and Air Rifle shooting.
Taliesin Arts Centre
www.taliesinartscentre.co.uk Whilst Taliesin venue remains closed, we are thrilled to be able to present Swansea's free outdoor dance festival, Dance Days 10-11 & 24-25 July at Ravenhill & Brynmill Parks. All events are free but bookable. Visit the website today: taliesinartscentre.co.uk
Gower Activity Centres
Two centres at Rhossili and Port Eynon both uniquely placed to explore your Gower adventure! #ItsGowerTime PLEASE NOTE: Borfa House is open and taking activity bookings, but please note that the Rhossili Centre is closed for refurbishment until April 2021.
Dylan Thomas Centre
We're delighted to announce that the Dylan Thomas Exhibition will be open to visit again from 27th May. Whether you're a literature lover, Dylan Thomas enthusiast or just want to find out more about this charismatic character - you can discover here - how this literary icon became a cultural hero.
Dylan Thomas Birthplace & Family Home
Come and enjoy Dylan's world with a tour of this living house where he was born, wrote and lived for over half his life.
Rhossili Bay beach
Rhossili Bay has 3 miles of gorgeous sand and coastline. Perfect for walkers, watersports and wonderful views!
Rip N Rock
TRIP ADVISOR BEST RATED adventurous activities on Gower and AWARD WINNING company. Quality adventure days out for all group types.
BorrowBay - why buy when you can borrow?! We hire out everything you need for your holiday in Gower with free drop off and delivery!
Open all year round offering a wide range of exciting outdoor adventure activities based around the Gower Peninsula.
Rotherslade Bay beach
Rotherslade Bay beach is nestled around the corner from Mumbles. It's a small and sandy stretch, that's easily accessible by road.
Penllergare Valley Woods
A 'forgotten' Victorian paradise with lakes, waterfalls, terraces, panoramic views and exotic trees is being brought back to life by Penllergare Trust
Gower Kite Riders
We are fortunate to have an ideal location for teaching Power Kiting Courses, Kite landboarding, buggy courses and ready to ride Kitesurf lessons.
Llangennith beach is situated on the western edge of the Gower Peninsula. Dog-friendly, family-friendly and great for watersports.
Port Eynon Bay beach
Port Eynon Bay is safe, sandy and award winning. It's also suitable for watersports - swap sand for sea and give one a try.
We are open Mon-Sat 10.30am - 5pm and are looking forward to welcoming visitors. We are the original specialists offering the largest collection of lovespoon designs. Browse our selection and immerse yourself in the romance of Welsh culture.
Limeslade Bay beach
Limeslade Bay beach is a rugged and rocky retreat. A small, sheltered cove that's easy to get to.
A beautiful gallery in the village of Mumbles surrounded by boutiques and cafes - overlooking the curve of the Bay.
Wales National Pool Swansea
Following the recent government advice, this venue is temporarily closed. Please contact the venue directly for more information and any enquiries.
In line with government advice, Swansea Council is suspending many non-essential services to help the community fight coronavirus. This includes those places where public gather such as museums and galleries, and as a result The Brangwyn is temporarily closed.
Gower Stand Up Paddle
We provide professional SUP tuition from the serene to the extreme. Come and try the most popular outdoor activity among first-time participants.
Glynn Vivian Art Gallery
We are so excited to welcome you back to Glynn Vivian Art Gallery from Wednesday 26th May! Your FREE ticket will need to be booked in advance - so come and say hello and discover a season of exciting solo exhibitions by three young Welsh artists ...
GMTBIKING Mountain Bike Tours
Mountain bike tours, coaching, and holidays around Gower and Afan Forest.
Cafe Play Mumbles
Cafe Play is a soft play area and fully licensed cafe in the heart of Mumbles. We offer great party packages, including exclusive hire.
Swansea Jazz Club
Welcome to Swansea Jazz Club. Presenting The Best of Local & International Jazz Artists & Bands EVERY WEEK in Swansea for over 72 years! The Garage Music Venue, 47 Uplands Crescent, Swansea SA2 0NP. Call 07802 912789, www.swanseajazz.co.uk
Welsh Surfing Federation Surfing School
Teaching surfing to absolute beginners and improvers. Owned and regulated by the WSF, the national governing body for Welsh surfing. Established 1981.
Gower Heritage Centre
Set in the heart of the Gower Peninsula, the Centre is a visitor attraction and rural life museum based around a working 12th century water-mill.
Gower silversmith- Pa-pa jewellery designed and handcrafted on Gower, visit us for sea and beach inspired gifts and art.
Due to Coronavirus and the well-being of our visitors Oxwich Castle will be closed to the public until further notice. Please check the Cadw website for further updates.
Santander Cycles Swansea
Hop on a Santander Cycle and explore Swansea and the Bay by bike. Self-service bike hire, 24/7 from 6 convenient docking stations across Swansea Bay.