15 days in Wales Itinerary

15 days in Wales Itinerary

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15 days in Wales Itinerary

Start: London
train:  3​h
1
Swansea
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Tenby
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h
3
Holyhead, Anglesey
— 3 nights
Drive:  45​min
4
Conwy
— 4 nights
train:  3​h
End: London

3
nights
Swansea

Swansea ©
Swansea, officially known as the City and County of Swansea, is a coastal city and county in Wales. Explore hidden gems such as Three Cliffs Bay and Room Escape Games. Get out of town with these interesting Swansea side-trips: Kidwelly Castle (in Carmarthen), Penderyn Distillery (in Penderyn) and Devil's Bridge Falls (in Devil's Bridge (Pontarfynach)). There's much more to do: explore the activities along Caswell Bay, experience rural life at Red Kite Feeding Station & Rehabilitation Centre, examine the collection at Baked Bean Museum of Excellence, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Oxwich Bay.

For where to stay, photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Swansea trip itinerary maker website .

London to Swansea is an approximately 3-hour train ride. You can also drive; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Swansea are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Tenby.

Things to do in Swansea

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Red Kite Feeding Station & Rehabilitation Centre, Baked Bean Museum of Excellence, Devil's Bridge Falls, Penderyn Distillery, Kidwelly Castle
Highlights from your plan
Three Cliffs Bay ©
Three Cliffs Bay
Oxwich Bay ©
Oxwich Bay
Room Escape Games

4
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. Discover out-of-the-way places like Tenby Castle Beach and Mwnt Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Tenby: St. Davids (Loshin's Emporium, Wales Coastal Path, & more), Gors Fawr Stone Circle (in Mynachlogddu) and Poppit Sands Beach (in Cardigan). Next up on the itinerary: step aboard Tenby Lifeboat Station, tee off at Heatherton World of Activities, kick back and relax at Manorbier Beach, and pause for some photo ops at Carew Cross.

To see more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Tenby travel route builder .

You can drive from Swansea to Tenby in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In May in Tenby, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can go by car to Holyhead.

Things to do in Tenby

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

St. Davids, Cardigan, Carew, Gors Fawr Stone Circle, Manorbier Beach
Highlights from your plan
Tenby Castle Beach ©
Tenby Castle Beach
Wales Coastal Path ©
Wales Coastal Path
Tenby Lifeboat Station ©
Tenby Lifeboat Station

3
nights
Holyhead, Anglesey

Holyhead ©
Holyhead is the largest town in the county of Isle of Anglesey in Wales. Explore hidden gems such as South Stack Cliffs RSPB Reserve and Llanddwyn Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Holyhead side-trips: Foel Farm Park (in Brynsiencyn), Newborough Warren & Ynys Llanddwyn (in Newborough) and Benllech Beach (in Benllech). There's lots more to do: brush up on your military savvy at Tacla Taid - Anglesey Transport and Agriculture Museum and cafe, pause for some serene contemplation at Eglwys St Edern Church, take in the awesome beauty at Parys Mountain, and enjoy the sand and surf at Traeth Crigyll.

To find where to stay and other tourist information, read Holyhead tour builder .

Traveling by car from Tenby to Holyhead takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May in Holyhead, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Conwy.

Things to do in Holyhead

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Newborough, Parys Mountain, Benllech Beach, Eglwys St Edern Church, Traeth Crigyll
Highlights from your plan
Llanddwyn Beach ©
Llanddwyn Beach
Foel Farm Park ©
Foel Farm Park

4
nights
Conwy

Conwy ©
Conwy is a walled market town and community in Conwy County Borough on the north coast of Wales. Discover out-of-the-way places like Plas Mawr and National Trust - Plas Newydd Country House and Gardens. Venture out of the city with trips to Morfa Bychan - Black Rock Sands (in Morfa Bychan), Harlech Beach (in Harlech) and Barmouth Beach (in Barmouth). There's still lots to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Plas Cadnant Hidden Gardens, take in the waterfront at Beaumaris Pier, find something for the whole family at GreenWood Forest Park, and don't miss a visit to Gelert's Grave.

To see more things to do, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Conwy day trip app .

You can drive from Holyhead to Conwy in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to take a train back home.

Things to do in Conwy

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Harlech Beach, National Trust - Plas Newydd Country House and Gardens, Cadeirlan Bangor Cathedral, Gelert's Grave, Morfa Bychan - Black Rock Sands
Highlights from your plan
Plas Mawr ©
Plas Mawr
Plas Cadnant Hidden Gardens ©
Plas Cadnant Hidden Gardens
GreenWood Forest Park ©
GreenWood Forest Park

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