Llandanwg beach is just south of Harlech and is accessible by a path through the dunes from a car park. This west facing, shallow shelving beach is a part of the Snowdonia National Park. Nearby Mochras, better known as Shell Island, is a popular spot accessible by low-tide causeway, with a beach, dunes and an amazing variety of shells. On Shell Island you will find a large sandy beach, variety of wild flowers and breath-taking views. The beach is sheltered from strong winds, making it a perfect place for relaxation. It’s popular with fishermen; the local catch includes dogfish, bass, flatfish and mackerel. The village of Llandanwg is famous for its church which stands just a stone’s throw from the sea. Toilets and parking. Dog restrictions apply April to end September.