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: Swindon
Drive:  3​h 45​min
1
Llanberis
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Dolgellau
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
End: Swindon

1
night
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. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sat): take in the dramatic scenery at Aber Falls and then see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour. Keep things going the next day: head outdoors with Dragon Raiders Activity Park, don't miss a visit to Caernarfon Town Walls, and then explore the activities along Llyn Padarn.

To find out how to plan a trip to Llanberis, use our trip itinerary maker.

Swindon to Llanberis is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or take a train. When traveling from Swindon in August, plan for slightly colder days in Llanberis, with highs around 21°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to drive to Dolgellau.

Things to do in Llanberis

Outdoors Nature Parks

Side Trips

Aber Falls, Caernarfon Town Walls, Dragon Raiders Activity Park
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Llyn Padarn ©
Llyn Padarn
Aber Falls ©
Aber Falls
Dragon Raiders Activity Park ©
Dragon Raiders Activity Park

2
nights
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 26th (Mon), take in the views from Penmaenpool Toll Bridge, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and then get outside with Dyfi Osprey Project. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Cymer Abbey, look for all kinds of wild species at Falconry Experience Wales, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Marks's Brithdir.

To find where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Dolgellau visit website .

You can drive from Llanberis to Dolgellau in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Dolgellau

Historic Sites Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

Machynlleth
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Dyfi Osprey Project ©
Dyfi Osprey Project
Falconry Experience Wales ©
Falconry Experience Wales
Walking tours

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