Caernarfon & Snowdonia - Mon 1st Oct 2018
- Duration: 5 Days
- Location: Caernarfon
- Product code: P906UV
The ancient Royal town of Caernarfon is a superb holiday destination. Situated on the Menai Straits in North West Wales, Caernarfon has a fascinating history dating back to Roman Times. At the very heart of the town is the 13th century castle built by Edward I, Wales’s most famous castle and now a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The town is a delight to explore with a stylish marina area, river walks around the mighty castle and a large central square surrounded by shops, cafes and restaurants. You feel the history as you explore the narrow streets lined by stone, slate roofed buildings and know you’ll want to return.
After being collected from your local pick up point around 7.00/8.00am we have refreshment stops as required before arriving in Caernarfon late afternoon.
A free day today for you to relax and enjoy Caernarfon. The hotel is just a short stroll to the heart of the town, so grab a town map and explore the compact centre - a visit to the castle today is surely a must. Enjoy some lunch in one of the many cafés, restaurants or pubs.
Today we are joined by our local guide for a tour in to the Snowdonia National Park. Don’t forget your camera as this area is simply stunning - some of the best scenery in Britain. With various stops during the day including Betws-y-Coed, this will be a day to remember.
You may like to join our excursion today as we head to Llandudno. This lovely resort, flanked by the Great & Little Orme has a lovely sweeping Esplanade and vast choice of cafes, restaurants and shops. If time allows, why not take the tramway to the top of Great Orme.
We head home with refreshment stops as required. Arriving in the local area around 5.00pm.
Meal plan - Dinner, Bed & Breakfast
3* Celtic Royal Hotel
With over 200 years of history this grand hotel, once visited by Queen Victoria mixes charm with modern facilities. The location is excellent - only a 10 minute stroll to the castle. From the impressive vaulted reception, through to the large wood-panelled cosy bar and the elegant restaurant the quality is of a high standard. Leisure facilities include a large indoor swimming pool - towels provided. In the evening, enjoy a choice of menu or carvery dinner with tea/coffee included whilst for breakfast, there is an extensive hot & cold buffet. All the hotel bedrooms are comfortably furnished with en-suite private bathrooms, Colour TV, hair dryer and tea/coffee making facilities. Passenger lift to all floors.
SUPERB HOTEL - HIGHLY RECOMMENDED