Great Britain - Snowdonia & North Wales (PDF Chapter)
This is the Snowdonia & North Wales chapter from Lonely Planet’s Great Britain guidebook.
Rugged mountain trails, historic train lines, World Heritage castles and rejuvenated seaside towns ensure North Wales holds its own against attractions down south. The region is dominated by Snowdonia National Park, where mighty peaks scrape moody skies.
- fall for the Georgian charms of Beaumaris, Anglesey’s finest town
- climb Cader Idris, Snowdonia’s second most-famous peak
- float through the air across World Heritage Site Pontcysyllte Aqueduct
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Best Places to Sleep, North Wales Borderlands, Ruthin, Llangollen, Snowdonia National Park (Parc Cenedlaethol Eryri), Cader Idris (Cadair Idris), Dolgellau, Barmouth (Abermaw), Harlech, Blaenau Ffestiniog, Betws-y-Coed, Llanberis, Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa), Beddgelert, Llŷn Peninsula, Porthmadog, Criccieth, Abersoch, Aberdaron, The North Coast, Caernarfon, Bangor, Conwy, Llandudno, Isle of Anglesey (Ynys Môn), Beau-maris (Biwmares), Holyhead (Caergybi), When to Go.
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