North Wales

North Wales is Welsh through and through. This is a holiday region that’s passionate about language, music and history, with magnificent castles, railways and festivals. The scenery’s superb – fine beaches, tumbling rivers and of course the mountains, lakes and waterfalls of Snowdonia.

Aerial view of Barmouth and the Mawdach Estury

Seaside towns in North Wales

Visit friendly resorts like Llandudno, Abersoch and Barmouth to enjoy the great British seaside at its best.

Cable cars above Great Orme, Llandudno

4 days in North Wales

A four-day family trip around North Wales offers you a variety of experiences.


Family fun in Snowdonia

Three days of activity make for a fantastic family holiday together.

Plas Brondanw in Gwynedd, North Wales

10 gardens in North Wales

North Wales is famous for its gardens, from landscaped lawns to exotic flora. Here are few to visit.

Bodnant Garden lake and trees in Autumn, Conwy

Must do in Conwy

From enormous castles to smallest houses, here are the top things to do in Conwy.

Portmeirion Piazza, Snowdonia

North Wales attractions

Where to go and what to see during your adventure across the lands and seas of North Wales.


Erddig is the jewel in the crown of Welsh country houses. It may lack the punch of Powis or the fireworks of Cardiff Castle, but it has a depth of character, a sense of habitation blessed by age, of few houses in Britain.

Simon Jenkins, journalist, author and Chairman of the National Trust
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