12 days in Wales Itinerary

12 days in Wales Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Wales sightseeing planner

Plan created by another user. Make it yours

Route & dates

1
Llandudno
— 3 nights
2
Tenby
— 3 nights
3
Cardiff
— 4 nights

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. Escape the urban bustle at Newborough Warren & Ynys Llanddwyn and Barmouth Beach. Explore hidden gems such as Saint Tudnos Church and Penmon Point. Explore Llandudno's surroundings by going to South Stack Cliffs RSPB Reserve (in Holyhead), Tacla Taid - Anglesey Transport and Agriculture Museum and cafe (in Newborough) and Morfa Bychan - Black Rock Sands (in Morfa Bychan). The adventure continues: make a trip to Gelert's Grave and steep yourself in history at Plas Mawr.

To see maps, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Llandudno trip planner.

Madison, USA to Llandudno is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. Traveling from Madison to Llandudno, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Madison in November; daily highs in Llandudno reach °F and lows reach °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Tenby.

Things to do in Llandudno

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Newborough, Barmouth Beach, Plas Mawr, South Stack Cliffs RSPB Reserve, Morfa Bychan - Black Rock Sands
Find places to stay Nov 19 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Barmouth Beach ©
Barmouth Beach
Penmon Point ©
Penmon Point
Saint Tudnos Church ©
Saint Tudnos Church

3
nights
Tenby

Tenby ©
Tenby is a walled seaside town in Pembrokeshire, Wales, on the western side of Carmarthen Bay, and the name for the local government community of Tenby.Notable features of Tenby include of sandy beaches; the 13th century medieval town walls, including the Five Arches barbican gatehouse; the 15th century St. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Solva and Manorbier Beach. Get a sense of the local culture at Kidwelly Castle and Museum of Speed. Venture out of the city with trips to Cardigan (Poppit Sands Beach & Mwnt Beach) and Gors Fawr Stone Circle (in Mynachlogddu). There's still lots to do: explore the historical opulence of Carew Castle & Tidal Mill and kick back and relax at Tenby Castle Beach.

To find photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Tenby travel planner.

Drive from Llandudno to Tenby in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In November in Tenby, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to drive to Cardiff.

Things to do in Tenby

Outdoors Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Cardigan, Manorbier Beach, Carew Castle & Tidal Mill, Solva, Museum of Speed
Find places to stay Nov 22 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Solva ©
Solva
Gors Fawr Stone Circle ©
Gors Fawr Stone Circle
Museum of Speed ©
Museum of Speed

4
nights
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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate The Hall at Abbey-Cwm-Hir and Monnow Bridge and Gate. Caerleon Roman Fortress and Baths and Techniquest are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Cardiff: Chepstow Castle (in Chepstow), Brecon Cathedral (in Brecon) and Raglan Castle (in Raglan). Next up on the itinerary: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Penderyn Distillery and contemplate the long history of Tredegar House.

For where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Cardiff trip planner.

Getting from Tenby to Cardiff by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Cardiff are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cardiff

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Brecon Beacons National Park, Newport, Monnow Bridge and Gate, Chepstow Castle, Raglan Castle
Find places to stay Nov 25 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
The Hall at Abbey-Cwm-Hir ©
The Hall at Abbey-Cwm-Hir
Monnow Bridge and Gate ©
Monnow Bridge and Gate
Caerleon Roman Fortress and Baths ©
Caerleon Roman Fortress and Baths

Similar Plans

15 days in Wales BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, popular sights Preferences: April Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in Wales SEE PLAN May, popular sights Preferences: May Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 16 days in United Kingdom & Ireland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, teens Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 16 days in United Kingdom & Ireland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 14 days in Wales BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems Preferences: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 15 days in Wales SEE PLAN May, slow & easy, hidden gems Preferences: May Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 10 days in Wales BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, kids, popular sights Preferences: March, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 46 days in Wales BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM November, teens, popular sights Preferences: November, teens Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 17 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, popular sights Preferences: August Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 11 days in Wales BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM November, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, popular sights Preferences: November, outdoors, beaches, historic sites Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 31 days in Wales BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM November, popular sights Preferences: November Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 5 days in Wales BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, kids, popular sights Preferences: July, teens, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium
See more plans