5 days in Snowdonia National Park Itinerary

5 days in Snowdonia National Park Itinerary

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Betws-y-Coed
— 2 nights
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Dolgellau
— 2 nights

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Betws-y-Coed

Betws-y-Coed ©
Escape the urban bustle at Gwydir Forest and Moel Siabod. You'll discover tucked-away gems like St. Michael's Old Church and Dolbadarn Castle. Change things up with these side-trips from Betws-y-Coed: Llanberis (Llyn Padarn & National Slate Museum). There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Conwy Valley Railway Museum & Model Shop, take in the dramatic scenery at Conwy Falls, admire the striking features of Ty Mawr Wybrnant, and don't miss a visit to Betws-y-Coed Railway Station.

To find where to stay, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our Betws-y-Coed vacation builder tool.

London to Betws-y-Coed is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. In October, daily temperatures in Betws-y-Coed can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to drive to Dolgellau.

Things to do in Betws-y-Coed

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

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St. Michael's Old Church ©
St. Michael's Old Church
Gwydir Forest ©
Gwydir Forest
Moel Siabod ©
Moel Siabod

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Dolgellau

Dolgellau ©
Dolgellau is a market town in Gwynedd, north-west Wales, lying on the River Wnion, a tributary of the River Mawddach. Start off your visit on the 26th (Fri): get the lay of the land with Walking tours, explore the historical opulence of Harlech Castle, and then pause for some serene contemplation at St Tanwg's Church. Keep things going the next day: take in the views from Penmaenpool Toll Bridge, explore the historical opulence of Castell-y-bere, then take in the exciting artwork at ArtWorks Aberdyfi, then take in the dramatic scenery at Dolgoch Falls, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Marks's Brithdir.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Dolgellau tour itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from Betws-y-Coed to Dolgellau takes an hour. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in October, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Dolgellau

Historic Sites · Tours · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

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Dolgoch Falls ©
Dolgoch Falls
Castell-y-bere ©
Castell-y-bere
Saint Marks's Brithdir ©
Saint Marks's Brithdir

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