27 days in Snowshill & Wales Itinerary

27 days in Snowshill & Wales Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Snowshill
— 1 night
2
Cardiff
— 3 nights
3
Brecon Beacons National Park
— 2 nights
4
Porthmadog
— 3 nights
5
Caernarfon
— 2 nights
6
Betws-y-Coed
— 2 nights
7
Llandudno
— 2 nights
8
Conwy
— 3 nights
9
Wrexham
— 3 nights
10
Tintern
— 3 nights

1
night
Snowshill

Snowshill
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Cotswolds By Car. Start off your visit on the 6th (Tue): admire the natural beauty at Snowshill Manor, get a dose of the wild on Cotswolds By Car, and then stop by Beckford Silk.

To see photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Snowshill road trip planner.

Tampa, USA to Snowshill is an approximately 17-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time, which is usually a 5 hour difference. While traveling from Tampa, expect much colder days and a bit cooler nights in Snowshill, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Cardiff.

Things to do in Snowshill

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Cotswolds By Car, Beckford Silk
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Snowshill Manor
Snowshill Manor
Beckford Silk ©
Beckford Silk

3
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.
Cardiff Castle and Caerphilly Castle will appeal to history buffs. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like St Fagans National Museum of History and Castell Coch. Change things up with these side-trips from Cardiff: Glastonbury Tor (in Glastonbury) and Gower Peninsula (in Swansea). There's much more to do: head outdoors with Bay Island Voyages, take in the waterfront at Cardiff Bay Wales, and test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

To see reviews, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Cardiff day trip planning tool.

You can drive from Snowshill to Cardiff in 2 hours. In October in Cardiff, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Brecon Beacons National Park.

Things to do in Cardiff

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Glastonbury Tor, Caerphilly Castle, Gower Peninsula
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Bay Island Voyages ©
Bay Island Voyages
Cardiff Castle ©
Cardiff Castle
St Fagans National Museum of History ©
St Fagans National Museum of History

2
nights
Brecon Beacons National Park

Brecon Beacons National Park ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Maen Llia as well as Llanthony Priory. On the 10th (Sat), make a trip to Maen Llia, explore the ancient world of Llanthony Priory, explore the historical opulence of Tretower Castle & Court, take in the exciting artwork at Ardent Gallery, thentake in the awesome beauty at Pen y Fan, and finally trek along Monmouthshire & Brecon Canal. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the sheer force of Sgwd yr Eira and then steep yourself in history at The National Showcaves Centre for Wales.

To see more things to do, maps, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Brecon Beacons National Park tour planner.

You can drive from Cardiff to Brecon Beacons National Park in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around °F in October, and nighttime lows around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Porthmadog.

Things to do in Brecon Beacons National Park

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

The National Showcaves Centre for Wales
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Sgwd yr Eira ©
Sgwd yr Eira
The National Showcaves Centre for Wales ©
The National Showcaves Centre for Wales
Pen y Fan ©
Pen y Fan

3
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. Llechwedd has been added to your itinerary. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Portmeirion Village and Porthmadog Maritime Museum. Take a break from the city and head to Snowdon and Porthmadog Golf Club. There's much more to do: step into the grandiose world of Harlech Castle, make a trip to Porthmadog Harbour, kick back and relax at Morfa Bychan - Black Rock Sands, and stop by Browsers Bookshop.

Make your Porthmadog itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by car from Brecon Beacons National Park to Porthmadog takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or do a combination of bus and train. October in Porthmadog sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can drive to Caernarfon.

Things to do in Porthmadog

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trips

Snowdon, Harlech Castle, Llechwedd, Portmeirion Village
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Morfa Bychan - Black Rock Sands ©
Morfa Bychan - Black Rock Sands
Portmeirion Village ©
Portmeirion Village
Snowdon ©
Snowdon

2
nights
Caernarfon

Caernarfon ©
Caernarfon is a royal town, community, and port in Gwynedd, Wales, with a population of 9,615. On the 15th (Thu), explore the historical opulence of Caernarfon Castle, stroll through Beddgelert, thenidentify plant and animal life at Craflwyn and Beddgelert, and finally pause for some photo ops at Gelert The Faithful Hound Statue. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Fri): make a trip to Gelert's Grave, head outdoors with Adventures with Bob, thenget outside with Gaia Adventures, and finally appreciate the history behind Sir Hugh Owen Statue.

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Traveling by car from Porthmadog to Caernarfon takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October in Caernarfon, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Betws-y-Coed.

Things to do in Caernarfon

Outdoors Parks Trails
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Beddgelert ©
Beddgelert
Caernarfon Castle
Caernarfon Castle
Gaia Adventures ©
Gaia Adventures

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nights
Betws-y-Coed

Betws-y-Coed ©
Snowdonia National Park has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): take in the dramatic scenery at Swallow Falls, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Michael's Old Church, and then explore the striking landscape of Snowdonia National Park. On your second day here, don't miss a visit to Betws-y-Coed Railway Station, thenstroll around Zip World Fforest, thenadmire the sheer force of Conwy Falls, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Fairy Glen.

For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Betws-y-Coed trip itinerary builder website.

Getting from Caernarfon to Betws-y-Coed by car takes about an hour. Other options: do a combination of bus and train. In October, daily temperatures in Betws-y-Coed can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Llandudno.

Things to do in Betws-y-Coed

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Snowdonia National Park
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Snowdonia National Park ©
Snowdonia National Park
Swallow Falls ©
Swallow Falls
Zip World Fforest ©
Zip World Fforest

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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. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Home Front Museum, make a trip to Great Orme, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Saint Tudnos Church, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Holy Well and Chapel of St Trillo. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at West Shore Beach, thenpause for some serene contemplation at St John's Church, thenwander the streets of Mostyn Street, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Holy Trinity Church.

For traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Llandudno trip planner.

You can drive from Betws-y-Coed to Llandudno in an hour. Another option is to take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can go by car to Conwy.

Things to do in Llandudno

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trip

The Holy Well and Chapel of St Trillo
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Great Orme ©
Great Orme
The Holy Well and Chapel of St Trillo ©
The Holy Well and Chapel of St Trillo
St John's Church ©
St John's Church

3
nights
Conwy

Conwy ©
Conwy is a walled market town and community in Conwy County Borough on the north coast of Wales. Get in touch with nature at Aber Falls and Anglesey Riding Centre. Your inner history buff will appreciate Plas Mawr and Llangelynin Old Church. When in Conwy, make a side trip to see Dyserth Waterfall in Dyserth, approximately Dyserth away. And it doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at Conwy Castle, take in the awesome beauty at Conwy Mountain, steep yourself in history at Smallest House in Britain, and trek along Conwy Quay.

For maps, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Conwy trip builder app.

Conwy is just a stone's throw from Llandudno. In October, daily temperatures in Conwy can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can drive to Wrexham.

Things to do in Conwy

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Anglesey Riding Centre, Colwyn Bay to Llandudno, Penrhyn Castle (National Trust), Dyserth Waterfall, Aber Falls
Find places to stay Oct 20 — 24:
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Conwy Quay ©
Conwy Quay
Conwy Castle ©
Conwy Castle
Penrhyn Castle (National Trust) ©
Penrhyn Castle (National Trust)

3
nights
Wrexham

Wrexham ©
Wrexham is the largest town in the north of Wales and an administrative, commercial, retail and educational centre. Pontcysyllte Aqueduct has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Erddig, thendon't miss a visit to Pontcysyllte Aqueduct, and then step into the grandiose world of National Trust - Chirk Castle. On the 26th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: delve into the lush surroundings at Maes-y-Pant / Marford Quarry, identify plant and animal life at Battlefield Falconry Centre, and then take a memorable tour with Tours.

For reviews, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Wrexham trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Conwy to Wrexham by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In October, daily temperatures in Wrexham can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Tintern.

Things to do in Wrexham

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Nercwys Forest, River Rafting & Tubing, National Trust - Chirk Castle, Battlefield Falconry Centre
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Battlefield Falconry Centre ©
Battlefield Falconry Centre
National Trust - Chirk Castle ©
National Trust - Chirk Castle
Erddig ©
Erddig

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Tintern

Tintern ©
Tintern Abbey has been added to your itinerary. Get in touch with nature at Westonbirt Arboretum and WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre. Do some cultural sightseeing at Castle Combe Village and The Old Station Tintern. Get out of town with these interesting Tintern side-trips: Chavenage House (in Tetbury) and Malmesbury Market Cross (in Malmesbury).

For where to stay and other tourist information, you can read our Tintern trip planning website.

You can drive from Wrexham to Tintern in 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around °F in October, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tintern

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Tetbury, WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre, Castle Combe Village, Malmesbury Market Cross
Find places to stay Oct 27 — 30:
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Chavenage House ©
Chavenage House
Castle Combe Village ©
Castle Combe Village
WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre ©
WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre

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