4 days in Wales Itinerary

4 days in Wales Itinerary

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Cardiff
— 1 day
2
Porthmadog
— 1 night
3
Llandudno
— 1 night
4
Llangollen
— 1 night

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Cardiff

Cardiff ©
The capital of Wales, Cardiff is a very green city indeed, boasting more green space per person than any other place in the country.
On the 31st (Fri), see the interesting displays at St Fagans National Museum of History and then take in the waterfront at Cardiff Bay Wales.

For more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Cardiff online trip builder.

London to Cardiff is an approximately 2.5-hour train ride. You can also drive; or take a bus. In July in Cardiff, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) early enough to go by car to Porthmadog.

Things to do in Cardiff

Museums
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St Fagans National Museum of History ©
St Fagans National Museum of History
Cardiff Bay Wales ©
Cardiff Bay Wales

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Porthmadog

Porthmadog ©
Porthmadog, known locally as "Port", and since 1974, rendered into Welsh from its former Anglicised form, Portmadoc, is a small coastal town and community in the Eifionydd area of Gwynedd, in Wales. On the 1st (Sat), head outdoors with Dragon Raiders Activity Park, thensteep yourself in history at Portmeirion Village, and then stroll through Harlech Beach.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Porthmadog trip itinerary app.

Getting from Cardiff to Porthmadog by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of train and bus. In July, daily temperatures in Porthmadog can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to drive to Llandudno.

Things to do in Porthmadog

Outdoors Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trips

Dragon Raiders Activity Park, Harlech Beach, Portmeirion Village
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Dragon Raiders Activity Park ©
Dragon Raiders Activity Park
Portmeirion Village ©
Portmeirion Village
Harlech Beach ©
Harlech Beach

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Llandudno

Llandudno ©
Llandudno is a seaside resort, town and community in Conwy County Borough, Wales, located on the Creuddyn peninsula, which protrudes into the Irish Sea. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Tudnos Church, thenexplore the striking landscape at Great Orme, thentake a leisurely stroll along Llandudno Pier, and finally take in the pleasant sights at Llandudno Promenade.

To see where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Llandudno online tour planner.

You can drive from Porthmadog to Llandudno in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Llandudno can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Llangollen.

Things to do in Llandudno

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Great Orme ©
Great Orme
Llandudno Promenade ©
Llandudno Promenade
Llandudno Pier ©
Llandudno Pier

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Llangollen

Llangollen ©
Llangollen is a small town and community in Denbighshire, north-east Wales, situated on the River Dee and on the edge of the Berwyn mountains. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): don't miss a visit to Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod, contemplate the long history of The Chain Bridge, and then don't miss a visit to Pontcysyllte Aqueduct.

To find maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Llangollen trip builder site.

Drive from Llandudno to Llangollen in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August in Llangollen, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Llangollen

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Pontcysyllte Aqueduct
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Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod ©
Pontcysyllte Aqueduct ©
Pontcysyllte Aqueduct

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