This popular seaside resort on Cardigan Bay, on the north side of the estuary of the Mawddach, is famed for its healthy climate and its magnificent surroundings. The town offers opportunities for golf, tennis, boating and bathing; there are good sands, and for the hiker or climber unrivalled mountain country all around. The view beyond Barmouth Bridge up the Mawddach estuary has been called the noblest in Europe. The towering heights of Cader and the Arans, the successive promontories .jutting into ,the estuary, the tree-covered slopes and the sense of unlimited space creates a panorama of great majesty. Barmouth is a well-planned holiday town with good hotels and a mile –long promenade. In the vicinity are such interesting places as Harlech Castle, Panorama Walk, and Llanaber Church.