10 days in Wales Itinerary

10 days in Wales Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Wrexham
— 2 nights
2
Llandudno
— 2 nights
3
Porthmadog
— 3 nights
4
Cardiff
— 2 nights

2
nights
Wrexham

Wrexham ©
Wrexham is the largest town in the north of Wales and an administrative, commercial, retail and educational centre. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): explore the historical opulence of National Trust - Chirk Castle, then don't miss a visit to Pontcysyllte Aqueduct, and then steep yourself in history at Erddig. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the natural beauty at Caerau Uchaf Gardens, take in the pleasant sights at Hope Mountain, and then identify plant and animal life at Maes-y-Pant / Marford Quarry.

Before you visit Wrexham, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Wrexham is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Israel Standard Time (IST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a -2 hour difference. Traveling from Tel Aviv in May, expect nights in Wrexham to be much colder, around 7°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Llandudno.

Things to do in Wrexham

Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Caerau Uchaf Gardens, National Trust - Chirk Castle
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National Trust - Chirk Castle ©
National Trust - Chirk Castle
Pontcysyllte Aqueduct ©
Pontcysyllte Aqueduct
Erddig ©
Erddig

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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. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Mon): stop by Bodnant Craft Centre, admire the natural beauty at Bodnant Garden, tour the pleasant surroundings at Angel Bay, then don't miss a visit to Great Orme, and finally take a leisurely stroll along Llandudno Pier. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Plas Mawr, then steep yourself in history at Smallest House in Britain, then explore the historical opulence of Conwy Castle, and finally take in the pleasant sights at Llandudno Promenade.

For photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Llandudno trip planning app.

Drive from Wrexham to Llandudno in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In May, daily temperatures in Llandudno can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Porthmadog.

Things to do in Llandudno

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Conwy, Tal-y-Cafn
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Great Orme ©
Great Orme
Llandudno Pier ©
Llandudno Pier
Llandudno Promenade ©
Llandudno Promenade

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nights
Porthmadog

Porthmadog ©
Porthmadog, known locally as "Port", and since 1974, rendered into Welsh from its former Anglicised form, Portmadoc, is a small coastal town and community in the Eifionydd area of Gwynedd, in Wales. Venture out of the city with trips to Cwm Idwal National Nature Reserve (in Bethesda), Caernarfon Castle (in Caernarfon) and Dyffryn Ardudwy Burial Chamber (in Dyffryn Ardudwy). The adventure continues: take in the awesome beauty at Snowdon, don't miss a visit to Gelert's Grave, appreciate the history behind Dolphin Sculpture & Water Feature, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. David's Church.

To see more things to do, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Porthmadog online travel planner.

You can drive from Llandudno to Porthmadog in 1.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and bus; or take a train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Cardiff.

Things to do in Porthmadog

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Caernarfon, St. David's Church, Cwm Idwal National Nature Reserve, Dolphin Sculpture & Water Feature, Dragon Raiders Activity Park
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Cwm Idwal National Nature Reserve ©
Cwm Idwal National Nature Reserve
Snowdon ©
Snowdon
Caernarfon Castle
Caernarfon Castle

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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.
On the 9th (Sat), see the interesting displays at Big Pit National Coal Museum, then take a leisurely stroll along Cardiff Bay Wales, and then step into the grandiose world of Cardiff Castle.

To find reviews, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Cardiff visit planner.

You can drive from Porthmadog to Cardiff in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of bus and train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 9°C. You will leave for home on the 10th (Sun).

Things to do in Cardiff

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Big Pit National Coal Museum
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Cardiff Bay Wales ©
Cardiff Bay Wales
Cardiff Castle ©
Cardiff Castle
Big Pit National Coal Museum ©
Big Pit National Coal Museum

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