North Wales

‘A nation without language is a nation without heart’

North Wales is a hidden gem waiting for your group to discover. With wonderful gardens, historic towns and grand castles cradled amongst the stunning mountain panoramas, there’s an abundance to explore. The Welsh are eminently proud of their language and heritage, and nowhere is this more true than in North Wales – it’s not hard to see why when you look at the breathtaking landscape which contrasts between rugged coastlines and the majestic mountains of Snowdonia. You can fully appreciate these exceptional views by taking a ride on the heritage railway winding through the countryside. Scenery aside, this area also boasts three World Heritage Sites offering a fascinating glimpse into North Wales’ rich history.


Glorious gardens, misty mountains and a stunning coastline

  • Conwy – a charming ancient town
  • Bodnant Garden (NT) – a world-renowned garden with a stunning mountain backdrop
  • Snowdon Mountain Railway journey – experience phenomenal views of Snowdonia National Park
  • The isle of Anglesey – discover Wales’ largest island
  • Plas Newydd (NT) - enchanting mansion and gardens, with spectacular views of Snowdonia
  • Cruise the beautiful Menai Strait
  • Executive coach travel from your choice of pick up points
  • 4 nights half board accommodation in a suitable hotel

From £639
per person

based on two sharing in a twin/double room, with a minimum of 30 passengers travelling in a specific month

Best time to go

April, May, June, July, August, September, October

Suggested Hotel

Celtic Royal Hotel, Caernarfon

  • Charming traditional hotel, a Success Tours favourite
  • Ideal location within walking distance of Caernarfon’s walled town and castle
  • Grand reception hall, library & residents’ lounge perfect for groups
  • Friendly welcome and great service

Not the hotel for your group? Other hotels are available, contact us.


  • Bodnant Garden (NT)

    This Grade 1-listed National Trust garden is home to national collections of plants and champion trees, many of which are over 150 years old. The grand terraces, sweeping lawns and sublime year-round beauty of the gardens makes this a horticulturalist’s dream. With the dramatic views of Snowdonia and the Carneddau Mountains serving as a backdrop to the gorgeous gardens, this really is a must-see attraction.

  • Conwy

    This compact town is home to Quay House – the smallest house in Britain! But don’t let the size fool you, as there’s plenty to see and do. As well as an ancient castle to look around, there’s Plas Mawr – a splendid 16th century town house – on the high street, and a picturesque quay and marina to relax in whilst soaking up some superb views.

  • Snowdon Mountain Railway

    Take a return trip to the the summit of majestic Mount Snowdon on the Snowdon Mountain Railway. Visitors from all over the world have been enjoying the experience of travelling on this unique mountain railway since 1896. From the peak of the highest mountain in Wales, you can view the breathtaking vistas of Snowdonia stretching out for miles.

  • Guided Tour of Anglesey
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    The isle of Anglesey has an exquisite coastline, virtually all of which is designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. On this guided tour, you can take in the beautiful landscape and tranquil atmosphere, whilst learning about the island’s history from a knowledgeable local guide.

  • Menai Strait Cruise

    A cruise through the Menai Strait takes in all the natural beauty of this area as well as fascinating historic sights such as Caernarfon Castle and several bridges. The views are stunning and ever-changing.

  • Plas Newydd (NT)

    This enchanting National Trust property sits on the Menai Strait’s coastline. The historic mansion contains the largest exhibition of Rex Whistler’s works, and you’ll find unique artefacts from the Battle of Waterloo in the military museum. With a woodland walk, Australasian arboretum and Italian-style summer terrace, you’re spoilt for choice with beautiful flora to enjoy.


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    In July, Laura and I had the pleasure of visiting the beautiful Bodnant Garden in North Wales. Maintained by the National Trust, this world-class garden is found near the River Conwy, not far from Snowdonia. A lot of our groups visit Bodnant when they are in North Wales, but I...

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    Spotlight on: The Celtic Royal Hotel, Caernarfon

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