Browsing local attractions within 25 miles of The Vagabond
Our visitor centre and apiary within the perimeter of Bodnant Welsh Foods are both informative and fun. In the heart of Conwy valley an area strong with beekeeping heritage that thrives to this day.
The Tryweryn river is the best summer white water facility in the UK with 25 years of experience whitewater rafting. Because the Tryweryn is dam controlled we usually have water when all other rivers are dry!
Welcome to the Great Orme Family Golf Course, on the Great Orme in Llandudno. There has been a 9 Hole Pitch & Putt Course in the upper part of Haulfre Gardens for many years and it has always been a popular attraction for visitors.
Seaview Road, COLWYN BAY, Conwy, LL29 8DG, Tel: 01492 680209, (15 miles, 24kms)
The Bay View Shopping Centre is Colwyn Bay's main shopping precinct.
Remains of an auxiliary Roman fort, probably established in the late 70s A.D. and modified through to the late fourth century. Adjacent to the Roman fort is Segontium Roman Museum, which is run by an independent trust, Segontium Cyf.
Reputed to be the smallest ancient Cathedral in Britain. Magnificent architecture and stained glass windows. Contains the Bishop William Morgan Welsh Bible of 1588. A living working place of worship as well as a visitor attraction.
Welcome to a community project to celebrate our two world famous bridges; the Menai Suspension road bridge and the Britannia rail bridge. We have artefacts and drawings, films, quizzes and qualified guides.
Uncovered in 1987 during a scheme to landscape an area of the the Great Orme, the copper mines discovered below the ground represent one of the most astounding archaeological discoveries of recent time.
82 Mostyn Street, LLANDUDNO, Conwy, LL30 2SB, Tel: 01492 870700, (16 miles, 26kms)
Unusual premises in woodland setting housing studio, pottery workshop and showroom selling handthrown and built stoneware and porcelain ceramics. Open most days throughout the year from 10am - 5pm.
Conwy Water Gardens and Coarse Fishery, Glyn Isa, LL32 8TP, Tel: 01492 650063, www.conwywatergardens.co.uk, (10 miles, 17kms)
Within the grounds of Conwy Water Gardens are three well stocked coarse fishing lakes. These lakes enjoy stunning views over the Rowen Valley and are surrounded by the natural woodland & farm land of North Wales.
Bodnant Garden is one of the most beautiful gardens in the UK, spanning some 80 acres and is situated above the River Conwy on ground sloping towards the west and looking across the valley towards the Snowdonia range.
Established 1882. Devoted to the visual arts in Wales, with over 120 artist members, open all year with a changing exhibition programme of contemporary and traditional paintings and sculptures, plus talks, demonstrations and workshops.
Plas Cadnant Hidden Gardens - undergoing a spectacular transformation and restored to their former glory. Nearly 10 acres of garden with three areas: large 'Walled Garden'; 'Valley Garden' with waterfalls and 'Upper Woodland Garden'.
Have an adventure in North Wales. Go rock climbing, gorge scrambling or canyoning! Visit us in the beautiful village of Betws-y-Ced in the Snowdonia National Park.
Ultimate High offers a range of mountaineering experiences for our home mountains of Snowdonia as well as Scotland and the Alps. These days are designed to develop the necessary skills to fully experience the world of mountaineering.
Llanfairfechan Golf Club, Llanerch Road, LLANFAIRFECHAN, Conwy, LL33 0EB, Tel: 01248 680524, (13 miles, 21kms)
9 hole, 3119 yds, par 54, SSS 57, Hillside/Parkland.
Plas Y Brenin offers a range of outdoor pursuit and activity courses for every level of expertise - hill walking, rock climbing, canoeing, kayaking, skiing, orienteering, mountain biking plus much more. Run by the Mountain Training Trust.