Wales

United Kingdom / Wales

Wales

Wales is a country known for its rugged coastline, mountainous national parks, castles, museums, attracts and distinctive Welsh language and Celtic culture.

Cardiff, the capital, is a refined coastal city with a nightlife scene and a medieval castle with ornate Gothic Revival interiors. In the northwest, Snowdonia National Park has lakes, glacial landforms, hiking trails and a railway up to the peak of Snowdon.

Wales boasts some outstanding coastline, made up of hundreds of world recognised beaches, beautiful harbours, inlets and islands and a 870-mile Wales Coastal Path you can explore everything Wales has to offer.

 

Snowdonia National Park

Snowdonia is a region in Northwest Wales surrounding the mountains of Snowdonia National Park.

The park's historic Snowdon Mountain Railway climbs to the summit of Wales's highest mountain, Mount Snowdon, offering views across the sea to Ireland. The park is also home to an extensive network of trails, over 100 lakes and craggy peaks like Cader Idris and Tryfan.

With wild landscapes and villages steeped in history, Snowdonia National Park is a breathtaking destination for activity holidays, short breaks or days out with family and friends. It’s best known for hiking, but there’s plenty more to enjoy.

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Staying Over

There are many amazing places to stay in Wales, the list is endless.

As a small country, you don’t have to travel far to find something new and interesting to discover. Everything is right on your door step and that goes for a wide range of amazing accommodation too.