Visit an island, take a boat trip under a bridge, grab a ride on the railway, tiptoe around an ancient cottage – whatever you choose, Snowdonia National Park in North Wales is a spectacular setting at any time of year. Here are some of the things to see, do and experience in Snowdonia.
Mountains, castles and coast– there’s plenty of adventure to be found in Snowdonia, the oldest and biggest of Wales' three National Parks. Here are some highlights of the high country.
Buzzing Betws-y-Coed is the gateway to the snowy peaks and dazzling lakes of Snowdonia National Park. With spectacular terrain for hiking, biking, scrambling and hollering your heart out right on the doorstep, it's perfect for an adventure at any time of year. Read on to discover what you can do in Betws-y-Coed.
A family holiday in Snowdonia, North Wales, was just what travel writer Jeremy Head and family needed to forget about the stresses of daily life and spend some quality time together. Find out what they got up to.
Discover how cult film director Alex Cox fell in love with Portmeirion, the mystical Italianate village built by Sir Clough Williams-Ellis on the Snowdonia coast in Wales. Read on to find out which films and TV shows have used this unique filming location over the years.
If you're new to ropes and hard hats, North Wales is full of amazing scenery and friendly experts ready to help you have an unforgettable experience. With the friendly and skilled climbing instructors in North Wales, the mountains and cliffs of Snowdonia and Anglesey offer a great day out for everyone.
After the Roman left Wales, the mighty kings and princes of Gwynedd ran the show. They battled furiously against invaders, neighbours and each other. They sometimes ruled all of Wales. Family dynasties rose and fell, like the ruined castles they left behind. Here’s a tribute to Wales’ greatest warlords.