5 days in Bangor, Caernarfon, Llanberis and the Villages of Snowdonia & Snowdonia National Park Itinerary

5 days in Bangor, Caernarfon, Llanberis and the Villages of Snowdonia & Snowdonia National Park Itinerary

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Bangor
— 1 night
2
Caernarfon
— 2 nights
3
Harlech
— 1 night

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Bangor

Bangor ©
Bangor is a city in Gwynedd unitary authority, north west Wales, and one of the smallest cities in the United Kingdom. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): explore the world behind art at STORIEL and then take in the waterfront at Bangor Garth Pier. On the 24th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: step into the grandiose world of Penrhyn Castle (National Trust), take in the dramatic scenery at Swallow Falls, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Cwm Idwal National Nature Reserve.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Bangor sightseeing planning site.

London to Bangor is an approximately 4-hour train ride. You can also drive. Traveling from London in July, you will find days in Bangor are slightly colder (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Caernarfon.

Things to do in Bangor

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Swallow Falls
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Cwm Idwal National Nature Reserve ©
Cwm Idwal National Nature Reserve
Penrhyn Castle (National Trust) ©
Penrhyn Castle (National Trust)
Swallow Falls ©
Swallow Falls

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Caernarfon

Caernarfon ©
Caernarfon is a royal town, community, and port in Gwynedd, Wales, with a population of 9,615. Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): make a trip to St. Padarn Church, thentake your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Snowdon, and then don't miss a visit to Gelert's Grave. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Sun): take in the local highlights with Walking tours, thendon't miss a visit to Electric Mountain, thenget engrossed in the history at National Slate Museum, and finally explore the activities along Llyn Padarn.

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Caernarfon is just a stone's throw from Bangor. In July, daytime highs in Caernarfon are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Harlech.

Things to do in Caernarfon

Nature Parks Tours

Side Trips

Llanberis, Snowdon
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Snowdon ©
Snowdon
National Slate Museum ©
National Slate Museum
Walking tours

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Harlech

Harlech ©
Harlech is a town and seaside resort in Gwynedd, within the historic boundaries of Merionethshire in northwest Wales. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Mon): relax in the rural setting at Merthyr Farm Camping, enjoy the sand and surf at Harlech Beach, and then steep yourself in history at Harlech Castle.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Harlech online travel route builder.

Traveling by car from Caernarfon to Harlech takes an hour. In July, daytime highs in Harlech are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Harlech

Historic Sites Outdoors Beaches
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Harlech Castle ©
Harlech Castle
Harlech Beach ©
Harlech Beach
Merthyr Farm Camping ©
Merthyr Farm Camping

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