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.
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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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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...
By Lisa Starr
30th Oct 2019
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During the summer, I embarked upon a trip to Mid and North Wales to explore the attractions and hotels there that are popular with our clients. I personally find these recce trips really useful in my role as Tour Coordinator, because it means I know more accurately what I am...
By Laura Edwards
10th Oct 2019
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