5 days in Gwynedd Itinerary

5 days in Gwynedd Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Bangor
— 2 nights
2
Barmouth
— 2 nights

2
nights
Bangor

Bangor ©
Bangor is a city in Gwynedd unitary authority, north west Wales, and one of the smallest cities in the United Kingdom. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bangor: Lloyd George Museum (in Llanystumdwy), Beddgelert (Beddgelert & Gelert's Grave) and Criccieth (Dragon Raiders Activity Park & Criccieth Lifeboat Station). There's still lots to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Cwm Idwal National Nature Reserve, head outdoors with Mountain Expertise, pause for some serene contemplation at The Presbyterian Church of Wales, Castle Square, and explore the historical opulence of Penrhyn Castle (National Trust).

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London to Bangor is an approximately 4-hour train ride. You can also drive. In September, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can drive to Barmouth.

Things to do in Bangor

Outdoors · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Caernarfon, Criccieth, Lloyd George Museum
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Cwm Idwal National Nature Reserve ©
Cwm Idwal National Nature Reserve
Penrhyn Castle (National Trust) ©
Penrhyn Castle (National Trust)
Dragon Raiders Activity Park ©
Dragon Raiders Activity Park

2
nights
Barmouth

Barmouth ©
Barmouth is a town in the county of Gwynedd, north-western Wales, lying on the estuary of the River Mawddach and Cardigan Bay. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): explore the ancient world of Dyffryn Ardudwy Burial Chamber, then stop by Cob Records, then contemplate the long history of Portmeirion Village, and finally kick back and relax at Morfa Bychan - Black Rock Sands. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at St. John's Church, trek along Barmouth Heritage Trail, then enjoy the sand and surf at Barmouth Beach, and finally snap pictures at Barmouth Bridge.

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Drive from Bangor to Barmouth in 1.5 hours. In October in Barmouth, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Barmouth

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Porthmadog, Portmeirion Village, Dyffryn Ardudwy Burial Chamber
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Barmouth Beach ©
Barmouth Beach
Portmeirion Village ©
Portmeirion Village
Barmouth Bridge ©
Barmouth Bridge