10 days in Wales Itinerary

10 days in Wales Itinerary

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10 days in Wales Itinerary

Start: Exeter
Drive:  4​h 45​min
1
Conwy
— 2 nights
Drive:  45​min
2
Holyhead, Anglesey
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Portmeirion
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
4
Tenby
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
End: Exeter

2
nights
Conwy

Conwy ©
Conwy is a walled market town and community in Conwy County Borough on the north coast of Wales. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Conwy Castle and Plas Mawr. Discover out-of-the-way places like Aber Falls and Dolbadarn Castle. Change things up with these side-trips from Conwy: Penmon Point (in Penmon), Beaumaris Gaol (in Beaumaris) and Caernarfon Castle (in Caernarfon). There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Gwydir Castle, pause for some serene contemplation at Llanrhychwyn Church, take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of St Mary & All Saints, and stroll around Zip World Fforest.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Conwy fast, fun, and easy.

Exeter to Conwy is an approximately 5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can drive to Holyhead.

Things to do in Conwy

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Dolbadarn Castle, Caernarfon Castle, Beaumaris Gaol, Gwydir Castle, Penmon Point
Highlights from your plan
Conwy Castle ©
Conwy Castle
Penmon Point ©
Penmon Point
Aber Falls ©
Aber Falls

2
nights
Holyhead, Anglesey

Holyhead ©
Holyhead is the largest town in the county of Isle of Anglesey in Wales. Start off your visit on the 26th (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Newborough Beach, then bet on a winner at Anglesey Riding Centre, and then identify plant and animal life at South Stack Cliffs RSPB Reserve. On the 27th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Traeth Crigyll, stroll through Benllech Beach, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Llanbadrig Church.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Holyhead travel route planner .

Getting from Conwy to Holyhead by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. August in Holyhead sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can drive to Portmeirion.

Things to do in Holyhead

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Dwyran, Traeth Crigyll, Llanbadrig Church, Benllech Beach
Highlights from your plan
Newborough Beach ©
Newborough Beach
Benllech Beach ©
Benllech Beach
Anglesey Riding Centre ©
Anglesey Riding Centre

2
nights
Portmeirion

Portmeirion ©
Portmeirion is a tourist village in Gwynedd, North Wales. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Wed): kick back and relax at Barmouth Beach, step into the grandiose world of Harlech Castle, and then don't miss a visit to Portmeirion Village. On the next day, kick back and relax at Morfa Bychan - Black Rock Sands, explore the historical opulence of Criccieth Castle, and then stroll through Harlech Beach.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Portmeirion route builder website .

Traveling by car from Holyhead to Portmeirion takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can go by car to Tenby.

Things to do in Portmeirion

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Harlech, Criccieth Castle, Morfa Bychan - Black Rock Sands, Barmouth Beach
Highlights from your plan
Criccieth Castle ©
Criccieth Castle
Portmeirion Village ©
Portmeirion Village
Harlech Beach ©
Harlech Beach

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. Step off the beaten path and head to Kidwelly Castle and Solva. Get some cultural insight at Manorbier Castle and Carew Castle & Tidal Mill. Get out of town with these interesting Tenby side-trips: Poppit Sands Beach (in Cardigan) and Cilgerran Castle (in Cilgerran). The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Barafundle Beach, play a few rounds at Heatherton World of Activities, and stroll through Castle Beach.

To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Tenby vacation planner .

You can drive from Portmeirion to Tenby in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. August in Tenby sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 14°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Tenby

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Kidwelly Castle, Cilgerran Castle, Solva, Poppit Sands Beach, Carew Castle & Tidal Mill
Highlights from your plan
Manorbier Castle ©
Manorbier Castle
Solva ©
Solva
Poppit Sands Beach ©
Poppit Sands Beach

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