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St Davids may be the smallest city in the UK, but it stands tall in terms of innovation, tourism and conservation. The whole peninsula is buzzing with exciting businesses and attractions including cafe’s, accomodation and activity providers, gardens, heritage sites, beaches and islands: St Davids has it all. The Pollinator Trail intends to take you to just a few of these places and lead you past a whole host of other beautiful places and interesting businesses along the way.

City Trail

Open: 9:30am – 5pm daily

Oriel y Parc is the tourist information centre. Find the Pollinator Trail station under the stone arch on your way out of the visitor centre, towards the centre of St Davids.

Open: 9:30am – 5:30pm daily

Find the Pollinator Trail station in the beautiful secret garden at the back of the Cathedral.

Open: 10am – 4pm daily

Find the Pollinator Trail station at the entrance to the St Davids garden nursery. This is a great place to buy pollinator friendly plants for your garden!

Open: 9am – 5pm Monday – Saturday, 10am – 4pm Sunday

Stop for a cup of tea and a slice of cake and enjoy the beautiful flowers at The Meadow. You can’t miss the Pollinator Trail station here!

Open: 9am – 6pm daily

With an activity centre, shop and hire facilities, TYF have all you need to get adventurous in St Davids and beyond. Find the Pollinator Trail station in their courtyard alongside wood fired pizzas and a busy bug hotel.

Open: 9am – 5pm daily

See the Pembrokeshire coast from a whole new perspective with Falcon boats. Their infectious passion for wildlife and enthralling stories of the landscape will leave you completely inspired.

Open: 8am – 6pm Sunday – Friday, 9am – 5pm Saturday

Whether it is an exhilarating ride, a wildlife encounter or a fishing trip, Voyages of Discovery offers fantastic boats trips for all ages and abilities. Find the Pollinator Trail station at their booking office.

Open: 9am – 5:30pm Monday – Saturday

Showcasing a whole range of self-catering accommodation, Quality Cottages will help you find the perfect place to stay in St Davids. Find the Pollinator Trail station out the front of their St Davids office.

Open: For pre booked group activities and events.

Leading foraging workshops, locally made soaps and organising festivals are just a few of the things they get up to at Wild about Pembrokeshire. Find the Pollinator Trail station in the front garden of 33 Goat Street, aka Wild about Pembrokeshire HQ!

Explorer Trail

Open: 10:30am – 4:30pm daily

The Bug Farm is the home of the Pollinator Trail and an award winning visitor attraction all about bugs! Collect your spotter guide and map and enter into the prize draw here.

Open: 10:30am – 4:30pm daily

Grub Kitchen is hailed as the UK’s first edible insect restaurant. For those of you less adventurous, there are lots of non buggy dishes available too! Find the Pollinator Trail station in the Grub’s countryside courtyard.

Whitesands Beach is open all day, every day!

With soft white sand, impressive surf and and stunning scenery has often been voted one of the top beaches in the UK. Please note that car parking charges and dog bans apply in peak season.

Stays can be booked in advance for Penrhiw Priory hotel.

Find the Pollinator Trail station in Penrhiw’s wildflower meadow just 100m down the road from the hotel. Look out for the dark wooden gates.

Open: daily during the summer season

Llanungar Caravan and Campsite is a friendly, family run site with beautiful views across St Brides Bay. Find the Pollinator Trail station at the base of their new wildflower meadow just 20 yards off the main road to Solva.

Open: 9am – 5pm daily

Thousand Islands provide a complete marine adventure with a boat trip that is both exciting and educational. With sole landing rights to Ramsey Island they can take you around or on to the beautiful islands that sit just off shore.

Open: daily from April to October

Ramsey Island is an RSPB reserve just off the far west tip of Wales. Boats cross (weather permitting) from the 1 April or Easter (whichever is earlier) to 31 October. Depart from St Justinians at 10 am and 12 pm, returning at 4 pm. Book your boat ticket through Thousand Island Expeditions.

Open: 10am – 5pm Thursday – Monday

Far more than just a garden, Daisybus gardens is a place dedicated to wellbeing. There is a range of mini garden exhibits, a herbal tea room and lots of information for budding gardeners, beginner or advanced.

Open: 9:30am – 4pm daily

St Davids Perennial Nursery is home to a cafe and farm shop as well as a stunning garden and nursery. It is packed with pollinator friendly plants and everything you will need to make your garden a haven for you and for wildlife.

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