Snowdonia National Park, Welsh Culture and Castles Tour

Discover the history and heritage of this country on this day tour of Wales. Together with your guide, you will spend the day exploring the locations that made this country what it is today. Visit the National Slate Museum, old quarries that are now stunning oases and the beautiful Snowdonia National Park. Photo ops abound on this fun day tour of Wales.

per adult from

$107

NZD

Duration

9 hours 10 minutes

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  • What's included :
    • Expert local guide with years of local knowledge of the area
    • Transport by 16 seat minibus
    • Company insurance and liability
    • Fun, smiles and laughter are always free
    What's excluded :
    • Admission to Caernarfon Castle
    • Snacks
    • Gratuities
    • Entry/Admission - Caernarfon Castle
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Great Orme, Llandudno Wales

    We will meet at Llandudno Pier entrance. After an introduction, we immediately get the day rolling, jumping into our mini bus and take a drive around Great Orme's one-way road with its spectacular mountain drop off into the sea. This is longest coastal one way road in the UK. Keep an eye out for rock climbers on the limestone cliffs, fishermen casting off the rocks and wildlife.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Conwy Town Walls, Conwy Wales

    We will pass through the old castle town of Conwy. Enjoy a photo stop here where you can snap shots of the beautiful old castle and the city castle walls and estuary.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Snowdonia National Park, Wales

    Nant ffrancon pass & Llyn Owgain

    Capel Curig and LLynau Mymbyr

    Nant gwynant pass & snowdon viewpoint

    Pen y pass

    Llanberis

    Llyn padarn


    Duration: 1 hour 40 minutes

    Stop At: Dolbadarn Castle, Llanberis, Snowdonia National Park LL55 4TA Wales

    A few minutes walk up from the car park are worth the views alone. Dolbadarn Castle, built by the Welsh Prince Llywelyn the Great during the early 13th century is at the base of the Llanberis Pass and overlooks Padarn Lake. The castle was important to both militarily and as a symbol of Llywelyn's power and authority.

    Duration: 40 minutes

    Stop At: National Slate Museum, Gilfach Ddu Country Park Padarn Country Park, Llanberis, Snowdonia National Park LL55 4TY Wales

    Here you will step into the past and discover an industry and way of life that has chiseled itself into the very being of this country. Imagine the quarrymen and engineers have just put down their tools and left the courtyard for home and that's what you will witness here. There is a variety of talks and demonstrations to enjoy which will give you a real insight into the hardships of past quarry life.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Caernarfon Castle Castle Ditch Pendeitsh, Caernarfon LL55 2AY Wales

    Take a walk round this world heritage site. After all these years Caernarfon’s immense strength remains undimmed - a brute of a fortress. History comes alive at Caernarfon in so many ways – along the lofty wall walks, beneath the twin-towered gatehouse, the walk town’s narrow and colorful streets and stylishly redeveloped waterfront of the Menai.

    Duration: 1 hour 40 minutes

    Stop At: Zip World Penrhyn Quarry, Bethesda, Bangor LL57 4YG, UK

    Next, you'll head on to Penrhyn Quarry for a chance to see how mining history has moved with the times and merged with the adrenaline adventure industry of today's generations. Once the world's largest slate quarry to now the world's fastest zip line!

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Llanberis Slate Quarry, Nant Peris Wales

    Take in the beauty of this hidden wonder of Vivian Quarry secretly nestled among the forest trees, before setting off to the next stop

    Duration: 20 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    Llandudno Pier, United Kingdom
    Departure Time :
    8:30 AM
    Return Detail :
    Returns to original departure point
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 12 hours of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infant seats available
    • Most travelers can participate
    • Minimum booking of 2 persons
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 travelers
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
    • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • Regular temperature checks for staff
    • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.

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Age Req.

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Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by Adventure Tour Snowdonia

Activity ID: V-136236P5

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