8 days in Wales Itinerary

8 days in Wales Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Cardiff
— 1 day
2
Barmouth
— 3 nights
3
Dwyran, Anglesey
— 1 night
4
Llandudno
— 3 nights

1
day
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.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Fri): step into the grandiose world of Cardiff Castle, see the interesting displays at St Fagans National Museum of History, and then take in the waterfront at Cardiff Bay Wales.

To see other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Cardiff trip planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Cardiff. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) to allow time to travel to Barmouth.

Things to do in Cardiff

Museums Historic Sites
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St Fagans National Museum of History ©
St Fagans National Museum of History
Cardiff Castle ©
Cardiff Castle
Cardiff Bay Wales ©
Cardiff Bay Wales

3
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. Venture out of the city with trips to Gwaith Powdwr Nature Reserve (in Penrhyndeudraeth), Cader Idris (in Dolgellau) and Dragon Raiders Activity Park (in Criccieth). Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Barmouth Beach, stroll through The Mawddach Trail, explore the activities along Talyllyn Lake, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. John's Church.

For ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Barmouth online trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Cardiff to Barmouth by car takes about 3.5 hours. July in Barmouth sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can travel to Dwyran.

Things to do in Barmouth

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Dolgellau, Gwaith Powdwr Nature Reserve, Talyllyn Lake, Dragon Raiders Activity Park, Harlech Beach
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Dragon Raiders Activity Park ©
Dragon Raiders Activity Park
Cader Idris ©
Cader Idris
The Mawddach Trail ©
The Mawddach Trail

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night
Dwyran, Anglesey

Dwyran ©
Dwyran is a village on the island of Anglesey, in north-west Wales., in the community of Rhosyr. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Tue): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Anglesey Sea Zoo Sw Mor Mon, explore the ancient world of Llys Rhosyr, tour the pleasant surroundings at Llanddwyn Beach, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Newborough Warren & Ynys Llanddwyn, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglwys St Edern Church.

To see other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Dwyran journey planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Barmouth to Dwyran. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can travel to Llandudno.

Things to do in Dwyran

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Newborough, Eglwys St Edern Church, Anglesey Sea Zoo Sw Mor Mon
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Llanddwyn Beach ©
Llanddwyn Beach
Newborough Warren & Ynys Llanddwyn ©
Newborough Warren & Ynys Llanddwyn
Anglesey Sea Zoo Sw Mor Mon ©
Anglesey Sea Zoo Sw Mor Mon

3
nights
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. Step out of Llandudno with an excursion to Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod in Llangollen--about 1h 5 min away. There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Great Orme, take in the pleasant sights at Llandudno Promenade, take a leisurely stroll along Llandudno Pier, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Snowdon.

To see photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Llandudno driving holiday planner.

Traveling by journey from Dwyran to Llandudno takes an hour. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Llandudno

Nature Parks

Side Trips

Snowdon, Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod, Manorafon Farm Park
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Great Orme ©
Great Orme
Snowdon ©
Snowdon
Manorafon Farm Park ©
Manorafon Farm Park

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