North Wales Sights

Bala Lake Railway

  • Off B4403 Map It
  • Llanuwchllyn
  • Transportation Site (Airport, Bus, Ferry, Train)

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The steam-powered train runs along the southern shores of Bala Lake (Llyn Tegid, or "Lake of Beauty"), a large natural reservoir just northeast of Lake Vyrnwy. Bala Lake is also popular for kayaking and other water sports. Call to check daily departure times.

Sight Information


Off B4403, Llanuwchllyn, LL23 7DD, Wales

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Sight Details:

  • £9.80 round-trip
  • Apr.–Sept., most days, times vary; check website or call for schedule (but generally Llanuwchllyn departures daily, 11, 12:45, 2:15, and 3:45; Bala departures daily, 11:35, 1:20, 2:50, and 4:20)


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