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Flint Castle and the Dee Estuary

3 miles (5 km)

Explore the fascinating ruins of this 13th century castle and enjoy lovely views over the River Dee estuary on this interesting walk in North Wales. The castle was the first of a series ofcastlesbuilt during King Edward I's campaign to conquerWales. It's a very picturesque area with the striking castle sat next to the pretty estuary. The views over the estuary to England and the Wirral are also splendid.
There is a car park next to the castle or you could walk up from the nearby Flint railway station.
There are good walking paths along the Wales Coast Path which runs past the site to Flint Marsh. You could extend your walk by continuing along this long distance path towards Holywell or Connah's Quay. Also nearby is the River Dee footpath into Chester in England.

Flint Castle and the Dee Estuary Postcode

CH6 5PF
N.B Postcode may be approximate for some rural locations

Flint Castle and the Dee Estuary OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking

Flint Castle and the Dee Estuary Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Open Street Map with Location tracking

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