4 days in Snowdonia National Park Itinerary

4 days in Snowdonia National Park Itinerary

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4 days in Snowdonia National Park Itinerary

Start: Bristol
Drive:  3 h 30 min
1
Dolgellau
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Llanberis
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
End: Bristol

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night
Dolgellau

Dolgellau ©
Dolgellau is a market town in Gwynedd, north-west Wales, lying on the River Wnion, a tributary of the River Mawddach. On the 10th (Fri), take in the awesome beauty at Cader Idris and then appreciate the history behind Pont Minllyn. On the 11th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sand and surf at Harlech Beach, explore the historical opulence of Harlech Castle, and then trek along The Mawddach Trail.

For reviews, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Dolgellau road trip planner.

Bristol to Dolgellau is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. In April, daytime highs in Dolgellau are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Llanberis.

Things to do in Dolgellau

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Harlech, Pont Minllyn
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Cader Idris ©
Cader Idris
The Mawddach Trail ©
The Mawddach Trail
Harlech Castle ©
Harlech Castle

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Llanberis

Llanberis ©
Llanberis is a village in Gwynedd, northwest Wales, on the southern bank of the lake Llyn Padarn and at the foot of Snowdon, the highest mountain in Wales. Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): don't miss a visit to St. Padarn Church, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Snowdon, and then explore the ancient world of Capel Garmon Burial Chamber. On the next day, take an in-depth tour of National Slate Museum, make a trip to Electric Mountain, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael's Old Church, then admire the sheer force of Swallow Falls, and finally take in the views from Pont-y-Pair Bridge.

To see more things to do, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Llanberis trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Dolgellau to Llanberis takes 1.5 hours. In April, daytime highs in Llanberis are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Llanberis

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Betws-y-Coed, Snowdon
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Snowdon ©
Snowdon
National Slate Museum ©
National Slate Museum
Electric Mountain ©
Electric Mountain

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