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Pont y Pair Bridge

Pont y Pair Bridge

Pont y Pair Bridge was originally built around 1500, before Thomas Telford built the Conwy…

Penmon Point Beach

Penmon Point Beach

On the outskirts of Beaumaris town is Penmon Point, a dog friendly beach with a small café. Here…

Conwy Town Walls

Conwy Town Walls

Conwy is a town rich in history dominated by its 13th-century castle built by Edward I. The walled…

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  1. Add Pont y Pair Bridge to your Itinerary

    Pont y Pair Bridge

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    Historic Site

    BETWS-Y-COED

    Pont y Pair Bridge was originally built around 1500, before Thomas Telford built the Conwy suspension bridge, the Pont y Pair Bridge became an important bridge, as people were diverted to cross the river Conwy here. The bridge is still a main…

  2. Add Trefriw Woollen Mills to your Itinerary

    Trefriw Woollen Mills

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    Craft Centre

    Trefriw

    We manufacture traditional Welsh bedspreads, tweeds and travelling rugs. See the weaving and water powered turbine (Monday – Friday except Bank Holidays, mid February – mid December). Shop open all year Monday – Saturday (plus Sundays from Spring…

  3. Add Penmon Point Beach to your Itinerary

    Penmon Point Beach

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    Lighthouse

    Beaumaris

    On the outskirts of Beaumaris town is Penmon Point, a dog friendly beach with a small café. Here you will find fantastic views of Puffin Island, The Great Orme and Snowdon. Car park is available next to the café.

  4. Explore Churches

    Add Explore Churches to your Itinerary

    Explore Churches

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    Church / Chapel

    London

  5. Add National Slate Museum Llanberis to your Itinerary

    National Slate Museum Llanberis

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    Museum

    Llanberis

    A living working museum housed in the Industrial Victorian Workshops that once serviced and maintained the enormous Dinorwic slate quarry.

  6. Add Conwy Town Walls to your Itinerary

    Conwy Town Walls

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    Historic Site

    CONWY

    Conwy is a town rich in history dominated by its 13th-century castle built by Edward I. The walled town of Conwy overlooks the estuary of the River Conwy over towards Deganwy. The town is home to one of Wales’ largest recreational boating harbours.…

  7. Add St Cybi's Church to your Itinerary

    St Cybi's Church

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    Church / Chapel

    HOLYHEAD

    One of its attractions is St Cybi's Church, a grade 1 listed church built between the 13th and 16th centuries within the walls of the ancient roman fort Caer Gybi. The church has an interesting history having be raided by Viking invaders in the…

  8. Add Corris Craft Centre to your Itinerary

    Corris Craft Centre

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    Craft Centre

    Machynlleth

    Meet the Makers and browse their unique hand crafted designs, home to multi award-winning artisan gin and world famous smoking dragons. There's something different and unique in each of the 9 studios. Many offer hands-on experiences so roll up…

  9. Roman Baths

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    Heritage / Visitor Centre

    PRESTATYN

    The Roman Baths at Prestatyn were discovered in 1934 by Mr F. Gilbert Smith a local architect and amateur archaeologist. It is believed the bath house was associated with the Roman fort to the north. The bath house is hidden with a housing estate,…

  10. Add St Dyfnog Church to your Itinerary

    St Dyfnog Church

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    Church / Chapel

    DENBIGH

    On the outskirts of Ruthin is the famous St Dyfnog Church, Llanrhaeadr-yng-Nghinmeirch, a Grade I listed building dating from the 13th century.  St Dyfnog’s church is named after the 6th century saint who lived by a nearby waterfall.  The church is…

  11. Add The Home Front Museum to your Itinerary

    The Home Front Museum

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    Museum

    Conwy, Llandudno

    Experience the Sights and Sounds of Civilian Life during the Second World War at this Unique Indoor Attraction. Take a trip down 'memory lane' and enjoy the nostalgia from 1940s Britain.

  12. Add St Tysilio's Church to your Itinerary

    St Tysilio's Church

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    Church / Chapel

    MENAI BRIDGE

    On the other side of Beaumaris is the town of Menai Bridge is St Tysilio's Church, Church Island, in the small island in the Menai Strait. The church was constructed in the 15thcentury. There is a memorial for the local men killed during the world…

  13. Add St Dyfnog’s Holy well to your Itinerary

    St Dyfnog’s Holy well

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    Historic Site

    DENBIGH

    St Dyfnog’s Holy well is also nearby, though it is a very simple site today, the well was said to have been lined with marble in the 18th century, with statues arranged around the outside, and there were changing rooms for pilgrims so they could…

  14. Add Conwy Valley Railway Museum to your Itinerary

    Conwy Valley Railway Museum

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    Type:

    Museum

    Betws-y-Coed

    Enjoyment for all the family and entertainment for all ages.

  15. Add Galeri Caernarfon - Arts Centre to your Itinerary

    Galeri Caernarfon - Arts Centre

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    Arts Centre

    Caernarfon

    Galeri Creative Enterprise, a £7.5m development was officially opened in April 2005 and has been the largest and most ambitious of the trust’s project so far. The opening of Galeri marked a significant development for the arts and creative…

  16. Add St Michael's Old Church to your Itinerary

    St Michael's Old Church

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    Church / Chapel

    BETWS-Y-COED

    The oldest building in Betws y Coed is located on the banks of the river Conwy – St Michael’s Church. The church was built in the 14th century and is home to the stone effigy of Gruffydd ap Dafydd Goch. The church is open to the public 10am-5pm…

  17. St Collen's Church

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    Church / Chapel

    LLANGOLLEN

    The Church of St Collen was founded in the 6th century and has Medieval hammer beam roofs, from one of the finest roofs in Wales. The church dates back to the 13th Century however much of what stands today was part of the renovation in 1864. The…

  18. Add Llandudno Promenade to your Itinerary

    Llandudno Promenade

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    Viewpoint

    Llandudno

    A Victorian seaside resort, largest holiday resort in Wales.