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Discover the top photo spots on the Isle of Anglesey
Anglesey is a small island off the north-west coast of Wales. From the minute you cross one of the bridges you’ll see stunning landscapes, rugged coastlines, picturesque villages and lighthouses that are just waiting to be photographed.
The Isle of Anglesey is an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) and has one of the most distinctive, attractive and varied landscapes in the British Isles. The coastal zone of Anglesey was designated as an AONB in 1966 and was confirmed in 1967. It was designated in order to protect the aesthetic appeal and variety of the island’s coastal landscape and habitats from inappropriate development and covers most of Anglesey’s 201 kilometre (125 mile) coastline.
The weather is generally accurate but I would advise checking the local forecasts before venturing out. There’s always the chance of coastal winds so take adequate warm and waterproof clothing with you, and walking boots are also desirable. Be sure to check the tide times and carefully plan your locations accordingly. In some areas you’re free to roam, others it’s best to stick to paths, but watch your step and stick to the recommended trails. Respect and follow National Park guidelines at all times. If you are planning to go out at night make sure you don’t venture out alone, always have a head torch and a fully charged mobile phone with you just in case. I would recommend checking out your location in daylight beforehand as you will find exposed shear cliff drops and trip hazards near some locations.
The Best Photo Locations In Anglesey
We show you where, when and how to get the very best travel photos in Anglesey.