Bangor to Newtownards via North Down Coastal Path

Route Details

  • From - to: Bangor - Newtownards
  • Distance: 5 miles
  • Type: Mixture of traffic-free paths and quiet country roads 
  • Surface: Tarmac
  • National Cycle Network: Route 93

Route Description

Connecting Bangor to Newtownards, this cycle route is a mixture of traffic free paths and quiet country roads and lanes which starts off on the traffic free North Down Coastal Path through Crawfordsburn Country Park before heading inland to Newtownards past the Clandeboye Estate on country roads.

Starting close to the Tourist Information Centre in Bangor, a five mile section of traffic free path runs along the coast to Helen's Bay. From here, minor roads lead you to Newtownards.

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Longitude: 
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This area map shows the National Cycle Network and local routes in this area.

Connecting Bangor to Newtownards, this cycle route is a mixture of traffic free paths and quiet country roads and lanes which starts off on the traffic free North Down Coastal Path through Crawfordsburn Country Park before heading inland to Newtownards past the Clandeboye Estate on country roads.