5 days in Snowdonia National Park Itinerary

5 days in Snowdonia National Park Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Cardiff
Drive:  3 h
1
Abergynolwyn
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Betws-y-Coed
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
End: Cardiff

1
night
Abergynolwyn

Abergynolwyn ©
Abergynolwyn is a village in southern Gwynedd, Wales, located at the confluence of the Nant Gwernol and the Afon Dysynni. Start off your visit on the 26th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Y Lasynys Fawr and then enjoy the sand and surf at Harlech Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the historical opulence of Castell-y-bere, take in the dramatic scenery at Dolgoch Falls, and then stroll through Aberdyfi Beach.

For more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Abergynolwyn trip itinerary planner.

Cardiff to Abergynolwyn is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to travel to Betws-y-Coed.

Things to do in Abergynolwyn

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Harlech, Castell-y-bere, Aberdyfi Beach, Dolgoch Falls
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Dolgoch Falls ©
Dolgoch Falls
Harlech Beach ©
Harlech Beach
Aberdyfi Beach ©
Aberdyfi Beach

3
nights
Betws-y-Coed

Betws-y-Coed ©
St. Michael's Old Church and Dolbadarn Castle are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Saint Mary's Church and Moel Siabod. Get out of town with these interesting Betws-y-Coed side-trips: Craflwyn and Beddgelert (in Beddgelert), Bywyd Gwyllt Glaslyn Wildlife - Glaslyn Ospreys (in Llanfrothen) and Llyn Padarn (in Llanberis). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the waterfront views at Llyn Tegid, steep yourself in history at Ty Mawr Wybrnant, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. David's Church.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Betws-y-Coed trip maker website.

Traveling by car from Abergynolwyn to Betws-y-Coed takes 1.5 hours. October in Betws-y-Coed sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Betws-y-Coed

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Llanberis, Llyn Tegid, St. David's Church, Ty Mawr Wybrnant, Bywyd Gwyllt Glaslyn Wildlife - Glaslyn Ospreys
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Saint Mary's Church ©
Saint Mary's Church
Moel Siabod ©
Moel Siabod
Dolbadarn Castle ©
Dolbadarn Castle

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