Snowdonia

Snowdonia

Snowdonia National Park is home to the highest mountains in Britain outside Scotland. Among its jagged ranges and sweeping valleys you will find excellent walking and cycling trails, ancient castles, beautiful lakes, awarding winning beaches and the tallest peak in...
Lake Vyrnwy

Lake Vyrnwy

This enchanting man-made lake was created during the 1880s to supply Liverpool with fresh water. At its southern end stands an impressive dam and rising from its surface is a picturesque Gothic tower. Today, Vyrnwy is a designated nature reserve and a wonderful...
Powis Castle

Powis Castle

Built by a Welsh medieval prince, this ancient border fortress later became a lavish country house. Its interiors have been described as the most magnificent in Wales and the baroque terraced garden that extends below it is world-famous. Powis Castle now belongs to...
The Berwyn Range

The Berwyn Range

The Berwyn Range is an area of heather-clad mountains and grassland valleys. Less well-known than nearby Snowdonia, here you can enjoy spectacular views along mountain walks and find a truer sense of escape. The highest peak in the range, Cadair Berwyn, is also the...
Bala Lake

Bala Lake

Llyn Tegid, as it is known in Welsh, is the largest freshwater lake in Wales. It lies on the eastern edge of Snowdonia National Park where it is fed by the River Dee.  If you want to explore the lake, take your pick from the many walking and cycling trails that lead...
Pistyll Rhaeadr

Pistyll Rhaeadr

Pistyll Rhaeadr is the highest waterfall in Wales, the highest single drop waterfall in the UK, and one of the 7 wonders of Wales.  A wonderful hour-long walking route leads to the falls directly from Glendower. If you would prefer to drive, you can get there in 20...