Private tour

4 Medieval Castles of Wales Private Tour

Activity provider: Adventure Tour Snowdonia
Private tour

4 Medieval Castles of Wales Private Tour

Activity provider: Adventure Tour Snowdonia

From US$ 466.92 per group up to 16

Watch myths and legends come alive as you gaze at authentic buildings from the. medieval era. Join your guide on a private tour from Llandudno and discover the towns that house Wales' famous castles.

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Duration 9 hours
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  • Travel back to medieval times on an insightful journey to 4 traditional villages
  • Take in the beauty of Welsh landscapes as you drive along scenic routes
  • Discover the charming towns of Conwy, Bangor, Beaumaris, and Caernarfon
  • Explore the grounds of 4 ancient castles, and step inside for a small fee
  • Learn about Wales' rich history and beautiful architecture from a local expert
Full description

Take a trip down the Welsh timeline on a private excursion to its famous medieval castles. Drive out of Llandudno for a scenic ride through lush nature and striking cliffs. Explore 4 charming towns and admire their imposing castles, with the possibility to access them for an extra fee.

Meet your guide in Llandudno and head out on a drive along the Great Orme Road, with views out to the Irish Sea and Anglesey. Arrive at the ancient castle town of Conwy to view the castle’s domineering and towering walls. Catch a picture-perfect photo from the Conwy Estuary Bridge.

Move on to the village of Bangor and step back in time as you explore Penrhyn Castle, originally a fortified manor house. Founded by Ednyfed Fychan in 1438, enjoy the beautiful gardens and the spectacular building. Hop back in your vehicle and drive over the world-famous Menai Suspension Bridge.

Reach the captivating seaside town of Beaumaris, with a mix of medieval, Georgian, Victorian, and Edwardian architecture. Stroll along the seafront, taking in the pier and the views over the Menai Strait and Snowdonia. Continue through the charming streets with their picturesque cottages.

Walk the grounds of the town's castle and head inside if you wish to. Leave the island over another iconic bridge: the Britannia Bridge. Travel to the town of Caernarfon, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Watch history come alive along the lofty wall walks beneath the twin-towered gatehouse

Discover the town’s narrow and colorful streets, as well as the stylishly redeveloped waterfront of the Menai, and tour the castle at your own expense. Return to Llandudno through the spectacular North Wales coastal driving route, lined with beaches and mountains.

  • Tour guide
  • Transportation during the activity
  • Attractions entry fees
  • Tips
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

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Meeting point

Meet your guide at the red bus stop opposite the Neville Pub, directly outside Llandudno Train Station.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Weather-appropriate clothing

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  • Of the 4 castles visited, only 1 (Penrhyn Castle) is required for entry. For the other 3 castles, you can wander the scenic villages and take pictures but are also welcome to enter all 4 if you wish
  • This tour is suitable for everyone. All walking areas visited are flat areas, and customers can take breaks along the way
  • Children up to 3 years old must have their own child seat that connects to a seat belt
  • Only small compact foldable strollers are allowed due to limited storage

Product ID: 434511