Industry Overview


Tourism in Wales is a £5 billion industry with great potential for growth. Wales has three National Parks and five Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The award-winning 1,400 km Wales Coast Path, as well as our mountains, rivers and lakes draw visitors from all over the world. Wales has a distinctive culture, with two living languages. It has three UNESCO World Heritage Sites, and more castles per square km than anywhere else in Europe.

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The 1,400 km Wales Coast Path is the only route in the world to outline a country’s entire coast.

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