Ulster Way A 625 mile (1000km) circular walking route in Northern Ireland

Lecale Way

The Lecale Way section explores the heavily indented shoreline of County Down, a coast rich in history and wildlife. From the start in Strangford, it journeys south for 40 miles through an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, along quiet roads, beaches and delightful stretches of coastal path, to finish in the seaside resort of Newcastle.
County

Down

Distance

31 miles (50 km) miles

OS Map

Sheets 21 & 29

Terrain

Quiet roads, coastal paths and beaches.

Start Town/Village

Strangford

Finish Town/Village

Newcastle

GridReferences

Starts at J589497
Ends at J376309

Points of Interest

Strangford, Cloughy Rocks, Kilclief Castle, Ballyhornan, Ardglass, Killough, St John’s Point, Tyrella, Ballykinler, Clough, Dundrum, Newcastle