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Llangollen Canal Walk

Abbey Road, Llangollen, Wales
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Winter walk with dogs.

Lovely short walk along river side. Not too strenuous but good excercise Coffee and fudge in pub... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jan N
,
Whitchurch, United Kingdom
via mobile
Romantic Christmas walk

This was the perfect 4 mile round trip on the flat, great for those with dodgy joints like me... read more

Reviewed 29 December 2017
faye232
,
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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“lovely walk” (37 reviews)
“horseshoe falls” (59 reviews)
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Abbey Road, Llangollen, Wales
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely short walk along river side. Not too strenuous but good excercise Coffee and fudge in pub afterwards😋

Thank Jan N
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Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

This was the perfect 4 mile round trip on the flat, great for those with dodgy joints like me. Walked to the chain Bridge Hotel, had a swift pint and walked back. Lots of things to read along the way and learn about the history...More

2  Thank faye232
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Reviewed 5 December 2017 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

1  Thank AndMandy
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Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

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

1  Thank Dean B
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Reviewed 28 November 2017 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
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Reviewed 19 November 2017 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
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Reviewed 17 November 2017

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
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Reviewed 7 November 2017 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

1  Thank Susan W
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

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
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Reviewed 5 November 2017 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
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tony e
1 February 2018|
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Response from 33Annie4343 | Reviewed this property |
I’m not sure how long it would take to walk but I’m sure you will be able to get a taxi from the boat house xx
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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
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Kenny T
11 March 2017|
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