Criccieth castle, silhouetted against a pale orange sky

Welcome to Wales, a country like no other

Find out key facts and figures about Wales - the country and its history, getting there, climate, culture and other useful information.

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Getting to and around Wales

The Prince Wales Bridge crossing the river Severn with the sun going down.

Your guide to getting to Wales from across the UK

You can travel to Wales easily by road, rail or air. We’re linked to every corner of the UK.

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Click below to search for places to stay, things to do, and things to see in Wales

History, heritage and traditions

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