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Llangollen Canal Walk

Abbey Road, Llangollen, Wales
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A great walk any season

A great walk we have enjoyed at different times of the year. Lots to see as you walk along the tow... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
via mobile
Quick walk before lunch.

Great place to visit excellent views really good Sunday walk! Free parking nearby what more do you... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dean B
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“lovely walk” (36 reviews)
“horseshoe falls” (58 reviews)
Abbey Road, Llangollen, Wales

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A great walk we have enjoyed at different times of the year. Lots to see as you walk along the tow path with lots if opportunities to take in the views. Benches a plenty with lots of information points. Try and walk to the Horseshoe...More

Thank AndMandy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to visit excellent views really good Sunday walk! Free parking nearby what more do you need.

Thank Dean B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Walked along the canel a few times when we've visited Llangollen before but today we found the horse shoe falls a great place to visit and a lovely site to see.i don't think these falls are done justice as you can't find any information on...More

Thank veronica b
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely walk along the canal , beautiful scenery but there were no dog bins situated in the two miles we walked they really need to get this sorted .

Thank Debbie D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Park in Llangollen and either walk to the viaduct and lunch in the canal side pub Or walk to the left along the canal past the horseshoe falls to the quaint little church. But watch out for the canal boat horse droppings ! Did I...More

Thank Graham H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely views, a bit daunting if you’re afraid of heights but well worth it. There’s a lovely little cafe on a canal boat near the beginning of the walk serving soups, teas, coffees and tasty cakes and cream teas

Thank Susan W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Free parking at the Pontcyslite aqueduct has excellent 'conveniences', tea and gift shops, and also a small exhibition mostly accessible for those with impaired movement. The tow path can be walked along in both directions but if using the car park, usually means a return...More

Thank Waallly
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this walk along the aqueduct ! Nothing stranger than being so high up and yet have cabal boats float by on the thinnest strip of walk way!! Glad I walked it , give it a try!

Thank monty-couple
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Walked from Horseshoe Falls to the centre of Llangollen. Lovely walk, along the canal. Easy walking with parking at the Horseshoe Falls end. About 1.75 miles on the level. Big descent from car park to the canal but reasonably sure under foot.

Thank ian w
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Walked from The Horseshoe Falls, (a great semi circle construction on the river Dee designed to divert a flow of water into the canal)..to the centre of Llangollen approximately 2 miles. It was a very relaxing and pretty walk with over hanging trees, small arched...More

Thank mike247
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Sarah M
10 October 2017|
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Response from MrsE123 | Reviewed this property |
We walked along the canal towpath, which is situated above Llangollen centre , easy to reach. We stopped along the way at a pub on roadside adjacent to canal. Took about 2 1/2 hours very leisurely stroll, stopping to admire... More
Kenny T
11 March 2017|
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Response from Ken M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, no problem
estelle d
10 January 2017|
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Response from 779JohnMcC | Reviewed this property |
Hi Mike Ken is correct, we walked 20 miles on the canal with great scenery and views. Well worth a visit