A day at sea with A Bay To Remember 

Finding things to do on your holiday that your whole family will love can be tricky sometimes. We know that you and your family will love their day spent with A Bay To Remember because they are the best boat company for your boat trip.

A Bay To Remember operates from Gwbert and Poppit Sands. Gwbert is only a 15-minute drive from Croft Farm. You can drive right down onto the beach and park up on the right. About 100 yards down the beach is the pontoon that A Bay To Remember departs from. 

Poppit Sands is also a 15-minute drive from Croft Farm. When you arrive at Poppit Sands beach, park in the car park. Then walk over to the RLNI station where one of their staff will be waiting to meet you. 

They offer a few different boat trips, the most popular being the Bay Explorer trip. The trip is an hour long and is a family holiday favourite – the minimum age for the trip is 4 years old. The dolphin site rating for this boat trip is 5/10 and will cost you £26 per person. This trip is an amazing value for money and will leave you with family memories that will last a lifetime. 

The Bay Explorer trip will cover 10 miles and you’ll be amazed at what you’ll spot. After your safety briefing, you’ll head out to Cardigan Island. The first place you’ll go to is an important nesting area for seabirds. Then you’ll get to explore the coast between Cardigan Island and Mwnt, which is where you’ll spot most of the bottlenose dolphins. If there’s enough time then the boat will head over to Cemaes Head to take a look at the highest sea cliffs in Pembrokeshire National Park. You will be able to spot Atlantic grey seals and wonderful sea caves – the boats can even fit into the narrow pupping caves!

A Bay To Remember also runs an Extended Bay Explorer trip which is 1.5 hours long and the minimum age for this trip is 8. This boat trip is a brilliant trip to see wildlife around Cardigan. This particular boat trip costs £38 per person and has an 8/10 dolphin spotting rate. 

In the Extended Bay Explorer trip, you get to explore everything that you will see on the Bay Explorer trip and so much more! On this trip, up to 20 miles will be covered and you will go over to the pretty seaside town of Aberporth as well to spot wildlife there. 

Another fantastic trip run by this friendly, local tour operator is the Premier Bay Explorer trip, which lasts for two hours. Anyone from the age of 8 can go on this fantastic boat trip and it costs £50 per person. This boat trip is the best trip to spot fins in the water with a 9/10 dolphin spotting rate. 

On this two-hour Premier Bay Explorer Trip, you can cover up to 30 miles. This is the best boat trip with A Bay To Remember to really take in the rugged beauty of this stunning coastline and all the aquatic animals that call this spectacular place home. You will be able to see everything you saw in the Bay Explorer and the Extended Bay Explorer boat trips. As well as this, you will be able to go over to the smugglers’ cove of Llangrannog and Ynys Lochtyn. 

A day with A Bay To Remember is one you and your whole family will remember forever. Spending the day exploring the coast and spotting seals, dolphins, and seabirds will leave you feeling amazed at the hidden treasures of the Pembrokeshire and Ceredigion coastlines. The boat trips offered are amazing unique trips and you’ll never see the same thing twice.


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