Thursday March 23rd 2023 – Monday March 27th 2023
There is so much to discover in Wales! From the grandeur of the castles, and the magic of the traditional steam-powered railways, to the mountain highs of Snowdonia National Park and the depths of the underground coal mines. On this tour we will discover some of the nations highlights in the northern part of the country.
Your Holiday Itinerary
On the first day we travel by ferry from Dublin to Holyhead before arriving at our hotel in Caernarfon, where we will be staying for the next four nights.
This morning, begin with a visit to Caernarfon Castle, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, before enjoying a scenic drive to Betws y Coed, North Wales most popular inland resort. We enjoy time at leisure for lunch before visiting the nearby Trefriw Woollen Mills where traditional woollen products are made using machines that are over 50 years old. From here, continue with a drive through Snowdonia National Park.
This morning travel to the nearby Bodnant Gardens in the morning, a stunning garden escape located on the western slopes of Snowdonia National Park. In the afternoon our return route to the hotel will take us to the National Slate Museum, located in the shadow of Elidir mountain and learn about one of Wales biggest industries.
Today we enjoy a ride on one of the traditional Welsh railways to Porthmadog. On arrival, we rejoin our coach and travel to the nearby unique village of Portmeiron, exploring the lovely, terraced gardens, village and shops.
We make our return journey home today sailing from Holyhead back to Dublin.
Your 5-Day Holiday includes
- Return Luxury Coach Transport
- Return Ferry from Dublin to the UK
- Professional Driver/Guide who will act as Tour Manager for the group
- 4 Nights Hotel Accommodation
- Breakfast on 4 mornings
- Evening meal on 4 evenings
- Caernarfon Castle
- Trefriw Woollen Mills
- Snowdonia National Park
- Railway Ride
- Bodnant Gardens
- National Slate Museum