North Wales Sights

We’ve compiled the best of the best in North Wales - browse our top choices for the top things to see during your stay.

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Porthmadog 10

Llangollen 8

Beaumaris (Biwmares) and Anglesey (Ynys Mon) 6

Conwy 5

Llanberis 4

Lake Vyrnwy 3

Llandudno 3

Ruthin 2

Betws-y-Coed 2

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Mine 2

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Scenic Drive/ Tour 2

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Transportation Site (Airport, Bus, Ferry, Train) 7

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Portmeirion

  • Building/Architectural Site

One of the true highlights of North Wales is Portmeirion, a tiny fantasy-Italianate village on a private peninsula surrounded by hills;...

Ruthin Gaol

  • Building/Architectural Site

You can tour the local jail, where from 1654 to 1916 thousands of prisoners were incarcerated, and learn about prison conditions over...

Smallest House in Britain

  • House/Mansion/Villa

What is said to be Britain's smallest house is furnished in mid-Victorian Welsh style. The house, which is 6 feet wide and 10 feet high,...

Snowdon Mountain Railway

  • Transportation Site (Airport, Bus, Ferry, Train)

One of the region's most famous attractions is the rack-and-pinion Snowdon Mountain Railway, with some of its track at a thrillingly...

Snowdonia National Park

  • Park (National/State/Provincial)

Stretching from the Welsh midlands almost to its northern coast, Snowdonia National Park covers a vast swath of North Wales. The park...

Tre'r Ceiri

  • Archaeological Site/Ruins

Remote, atmospheric, and astoundingly little known, Tre'r Ceiri is one of the most impressive ancient monuments in Wales. Today parts...

Tremadog

  • Town/Village

North of Porthmadog is Tremadog, a handsome village that was the birthplace of T. E. Lawrence (1888–1935), better known as Lawrence...

Vale of Ceiriog

  • Scenic Drive/Tour

Near Llangollen is this verdant valley, known locally as "Little Switzerland." The B4500 road, running between Chirk and the village...

Valle Crucis Abbey

  • Archaeological Site/Ruins

The last abbey of the Cistercian order to be founded in Wales, Valle Crucis was built in 1201 and abandoned in 1537—a victim of Henry...

Welsh Highland Heritage Railway

  • Transportation Site (Airport, Bus, Ferry, Train)

You can take a short rail ride on this narrow-gauge railway, tour the engine sheds, and clamber onto the locomotives housed here. If...

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