With so many incredible sights to see, choosing a method of transport that suits is vital.
No matter if you’re traveling by rail, road or foot, we supplied some really helpful tips which will help you see more of North Wales
If you’re traveling to North Wales by rail, you’re more than likely to be arriving on the north coast. Your stops will include principle stations such as Rhyl, Colwyn Bay and Llandudno. From these stations, North Wales really opens up. You can transfer to the city of Bangor, or catch a train to more rural destinations.
You needn’t do everything by the book – especially when traveling on a train. North Wales is home to some of the best heritage railways in the world. You’ll be able to see some of the best scenery in North Wales and all from the comfort of your carriage.
You don’t need a car to see the best of North Wales. To see the best sights, you just need a pair of walking boots. We’ve got some of the best countryside walking routes and a coast path which surrounds North Wales.
All regions in North Wales are accessbible with our public transport network – so there are no barriers for those looking to explore the region on foot.
The A55 hugs the north coast; the expressway will take you past all the major towns and cities on the coast including Mold, Holywell, Prestatyn, Rhyl, Colwyn Bay, Llandudno, Bangor and onto Anglesey and Holyhead.
Well signposted, you’re never in danger of missing your turn off. A Sat Nav may be advised to find regions off the beaten track – but don’t worry if you don’t have one as directions can be provided by the providers.
For scenic travel, the inland A5 stretches from west to east, passing rural villages. The road leads you through the heart of the Snowdonia National Park.
With so much to see, a car park is never too far away in North Wales. Along Snowdonia’s roads, you’ll find many places to pull in and gaze over the surrounding beauty. This is also the case for the Clwydian Range and Dee Valley.
The bus network in North Wales provides an easy way to travel around North Wales. Day or week passes can be bought to give you the ultimate freedom to explore North Wales.
Across North Wales, you’ll find various car hire venues. Car hire is ideal if you want to visit a specific area, that’s off the beaten track. The flexibility of our car hire venues will allow you to rent a car for the duration of your stay or just a day.