Swansea has a perfect combination of beaches, cliffs and countryside making it ideal for a huge variety of activities.
Whether you fancy making the most of the scenery on foot or horseback, getting out on the water for a spot of sailing or surfing, or are seeking thrills from sports such as kite surfing or rock climbing you'll find plenty to entertain you in Swansea and Gower.
For a more relaxing time head for a round on the golf course or cast a line in one of the rivers or bays. It doesn't matter whether you're experienced or just starting out, you'll find that all levels are catered for, so do something different for a change!
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If you'd like to try a variety of activities or you want something different for your stag or hen weekend, then Swansea's the place to come. It is also the ideal venue for children, young people and other groups to enjoy the wide range of activities available in this wonderful environment.
Swansea has an archery centre and clubs for fencing and archery that run regular lessons
There are a number of bowling greens in Swansea, with the opportunity to play both indoors and outdoors.
Swansea Bay forms part of the National Cycle Network (route 4) and the Celtic Trail West.
The Swansea and Gower area is ideal for coarse and sea angling
Have a go at geocaching around Swansea and Gower and see what you can find!
Swansea Bay has a range of golf courses suitable for all abilities. They include parkland, moorland, driving ranges, pitch & putt and crazy golf.
Swansea Bay and Gower offer amazing opportunities for riders.
There are several Multi Use Games Areas (MUGAs) in Swansea
Swansea and Gower are fantastic areas in which to practice orienteering
There are plenty of opportunities to get your heart racing with adrenaline sports in Swansea Bay & Gower.
There are now 2 outdoor gyms in Swansea
There are some great skate parks in Swansea where you can show off and improve your skating and BMX skills.
There are many tennis courts in Swansea
Walkers are spoilt for choice in Swansea and Gower, there is everything from smooth promenades and parkland for an easy stroll to more strenuous hikes over beaches and moorland.
Swansea Bay and the Gower Peninsula experience the second greatest tidal range in the world which makes them perfect for watersports including surfing, sailing and kitesurfing.