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The Abbey Connection

Event details

Web Page
guidedpilgrimage.co.uk/the-abbey-connection/
Description
A journey without and within. A walking pilgrimage giving you the opportunity to stop and take stock, to relax and refresh. Our small group (max 6 people) follows some ancient paths in these Celtic heartlands from hills and forests to river and sea, connecting the two important heritage abbey sites of Talley in the Cambrian Mountains with St Dogmaels on the Teifi estuary. Time to come back to ourselves in unspoilt natural environments. Time to reflect. Mileage is 11 miles / 12 miles / 12 miles / 11 miles / 4 miles over 5 walking days. Accommodation is shared but comfortable and ideal for our group. Most food included. More details about the trip and Guided Pilgrimage on the website - please email for further information.
Start Date
10/07/2020
End Date
15/07/2020
Start location
Address Line 1
Carmarthen Railway Station
Town
Carmarthen
City
Carmarthen
Postcode
SA31 2BE
End location
Address Line 1
Carmarthen Railway Station
Address Line 2
Cwrtnewydd
Town
Carmarthen
City
Carmarthen
Postcode
SA31 2BE
Area
Wales
Travel Advice
Meet at Carmarthen Railway Station on Day 01 at 2pm from where we will be transferred to Llandeilo for a short walk before continuing to Brechfa in the Cambrian Mountains. You can walk with just a light day pack and your main luggage will be transferred between night stops. We finish the walking at St Dogmaels on Day 06 and will be then transferred back to Carmarthen (arrive by late afternoon).
What To Bring
To carry with you: - Day pack (for waterproofs, lunch, ++) - Waterproofs (jacket and trousers) - Clothing layers for upper body - Sturdy walking boots / walking trainers (waterproof) - Sun protection - Personal medications if required - Refillable water bottle - Sustaining snacks. In transferred luggage: - Change of clothes for the evening - Additional walking clothes - Nightwear and underwear (including walking socks) - Wash bag - Books / journal - Phone charger (if required) - Small padlock to secure case (please note cases will be unmonitored during the day)
Distance
50 miles / 80 kms
Maximum Size Of Group
6
Difficulty
Moderate
Suitability
Price
£595 pp booked by 29 Feb then £745 pp

Organising company

Organising Company Name
Guided
Telephone
01570434705
Website
guidedpilgrimage.co.uk
Email
hello@guidedpilgrimage.co.uk
Address Line 1
BRYNSEION
Address Line 2
CWRTNEWYDD
City
LLANYBYDDER
Postcode
SA40 9YJ

Primary contact

Name
Christine Smith
Telephone
01570434705
Email
hello@guidedpilgrimage.co.uk
Position
Guide