New Quay Wales

Activities in and around New Quay

What to do? Where to go?

New Quay is centrally located on the Cardigan Bay coast and there are many interesting places to visit within an hour or less drive There are lovely beaches to the north and the south, and a wide variety of Museums and places of historical importance. Museums are presently closed due to covid-19.
Dolphin Spotting

Dolphin Spotting Boat Trips

Boat trips on the Ermol to spot marine life of all kinds, seals, seabirds and dolphins. Ticket office on the pier. Tel: 01545 560800.


Seamor Dolphin watching trips

Join us on a one hour guided Dolphin Watching Boat Trip. Learn about the local wildlife from our skippers. Tel: 07795 242445

Cardigan By Watersports

Cardigan Bay Watersports

We offer a service limited to hire of kayaks and paddleboards for 2020.
Tel: 01545 561257

Awesome Angling

Awesome Angling 2 hour fishing trip

Come on board for one of our Awesome Angling trips departing from New Quay! Rods and bait provided.Tel: 01545 560800

Marine Wildlife Centre

Cardigan Bay Marine Wildlife Centre

Dedicated to raising awareness of the local marine environment in Cardigan Bay and the Irish Sea. Tel: 01545 560224

Epic fishing

Epic Sea Fishing Trips

Our Epic Fishing Trips are famous on the west coast of Wales for delivering the best of family friendly fishy fun. Tel: 07989 496526.


Llanerchaeron near Aberaeron

An elegant Georgian villa, in the Aeron valley. The estate includes a farm, walled gardens and lake. Booking required. Tel: 01545 570200.



7 miles from New Quay is a charming regency town with its coloured house and locely harbour. It has much to offer.

Lime Crab

Cenarth on the Teifi

View the famous Cenarth Falls, and visit the Coracle Museum. This is an deal picnic spot beside the river Teifi.


Cors Caron - Tregaron Bog.

Cors Caron National Nature Reserve is a vast area of wetland filling the broad valley of the River Teifi near Tregaron.

Strata Florida

Strata Florida Abbey

Grand medieval abbey where generations of Welsh princes are buried. It has stood on the banks of the river Teifi since 1201.

Coasal Path

The Coastal Path

New Quay is mid way along the all Wales Coastal path. Walk north to Aberaeron or south to Cwmtydu and Llangrannog.


Cilgeran Castle.

Uncover nearly 800 years of history at the magnificent Cilgeran Castle. This 13th-century fortress overlooks the spectacular Teifi Gorge.

St. Dogmaels Abbey

St Dogmaels Abbey

Close to Cardigan, the Benedictine Tironensian Abbey is at St Dogmaels, there is also a community visitors centre and museum here.

Aberystwyth Museum

Aberystwyth Museum

The museum is home to both permanent and temporary displays that explore Ceredigion’s heritage, culture and art. Tel: 01970 633088

Internal Fire

Internal Fire Museum.

Museum of Power with working engines from 1850s steam engines through to modern high speed diesels. Tel: 01239 811212

Dolaucothi Gold Mines

Dolaucothi Gold Mines

Come and explore the only know Roman Goldmine in the UK. Be lead around our workings by our tour guides.

The Cambrian

Welsh Wildlife Centre, Cilgeran

The Welsh Wildlife Centre is a wildlife reserve covering Teifi Marshes, near Cilgerran on the Pembrokeshire/Ceredigion border, Wales.


Vale of Rheidol railway.

Steam train trip up the Rheidol Valley from Aberystwyth to Devil's Bridge Tel: 01970 625819.

Silver Mountain

Silver Mountain Experience

Explore Llyernog silver / lead mine near Ponterwyd, Aberystwyth.Tel: 01970 890620

The Cambrian

Llandysul Paddlers

kayaking, canoeing, climbing, coasteering, river swimming, hill walking, canyoning. Tel: 01559 363209


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New Quay
Ceredigion SA45 9TR


Phone:  01545 561707