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Millenium Coastal Park

Millenium Coastal Park
Contact
The Discovery Centre,
Millenium Coastal Park,
Llanelli,
Carmarthenshire
SA15 2LF

Tel: 01554 777744
Website: www.millenniumcoastalpark.com
Millennium Coastal Park occupies approximately 10 miles of coastline on the Burry Estuary. The park runs adjacent to the towns of Llanelli and Burry Port, the park offers superb views along its length of the Gower Peninsula. The Gower was the first designated area of outstanding natural beauty in the UK.

The Coastal Park offers many unique features including a continuous traffic-free cycle/footpath, the National Wetlands Centre for Wales, and a championship links golf course. Burry Port and Pembre harbour's plus Millennium Quay and the Discovery Centre.

The park attracts over one million visitors a year, which makes it one of the most popular visitor destinations in the UK, as well as a centre for a host of outdoor pursuits.

The park was won a number of national Design and the enviromental awards, in 2004 it won the Amazing Space Helping Hand Award for the biggest transformation by a Lottery funded project.