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St Davids Head

Pembrokeshire Coast National Park

Pembrokeshire Coast Path

Hiking Difficult

7.5 km
267 m
266 m
1-2 hrs
Low Point
7 m
High Point
166 m
St Davids Head Map

This is a popular hiking route which is generally considered to be difficult. It's remote, it features medium exposure and is typically done all year round. From a low point of 7 m to the maximum altitude of 166 m, the route covers 7.5 km, 267 vertical metres of ascent and 266 vertical metres of descent.


Beautiful walk along the Pembrokeshire Coast Path from Whitesands Beach car park. Heading out to St Davids Head, before making your way up to the top of Carn Llidi to experience 360 amazing views!



Hiking trails where obstacles such as rocks or roots are prevalent. Some obstacles can require care to step over or around. At times, the trail can be worn and eroded. The grade of the trail is generally quite steep, and can often lead to strenuous hiking.

Medium Exposure

2 out of 4

The trail contains some obstacles such as outcroppings and rock which could cause injury.


2 out of 4

Away from help but easily accessed.

Best time to visit

all year round


  • Wildlife
  • Historical
  • Picturesque
  • Summit Hike
  • Wild flowers

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