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Portmeirion Village and Gardens

The approximate driving time is: 22 mins.
Welcome to Portmeirion. The architect Clough Williams-Ellis from 1925 to 1976 created Portmeirion. He wanted to show how a naturally beautiful site could be developed without spoiling it.
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Festiniog Railway - Welsh Highland Railways

The approximate driving time is: 30 mins
Outstanding scenery, comfortable carriages and historic steam engines await you here in the heart of Snowdonia. Glorious coastlines, ancient oak woodlands, mountains, rivers and castles, all beckon as you embark on your journey on our award winning railways.
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Lloyd George Museum

The Lloyd George Museum is dedicated to the life and times of David Lloyd George, the Welshman who was prime minister of the United Kingdom from 1916 to 1922.

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Ty-Coch Inn

The approximate driving time is: 28 mins
The Ty Coch Inn is arguably the best pub in Wales and OFFICIALLY in the top ten beach bars in the world
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Dylan's Restaurant Criccieth

Approximate driving time: 4 mins
Dylan's waterside restaurants are dotted along the North Wales coastline, serving fresh local produce in beautiful locations.
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Glaslyn Osprey Project (Spring / Summer)

Approximate driving time 1 4mins
Bywyd Gwyllt Glaslyn Wildlife (BGGW) was set up in 2013 as a community interest company to continue the work of protecting breeding ospreys in the Glaslyn Valley.
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Llechwedd Slate Caverns

Approximate driving time: 30 mins
Buried deep under the mountains of Snowdonia lies an extraordinary story: it’s a rock revolution that shaped the look and feel of the world as we know it. A way of life which built communities and defined generations of families in North Wales.
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Sygun Copper Mine

Approximate driving time: 26mins
Sygun Copper Mine is a Victorian copper mine that was closed in 1903, but was renovated and reopened by the Amies family as a tourist attraction in 1986, focusing on audio-visual tours of the underground workings
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Oriel Plas Glyn-Y-Weddw

. Approximate driving time: 23mins
Modern art gallery housed in a Gothic mansion with a vaulted wood-beamed roof, plus a shop and cafe.
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Bodnant Garden

Approximate driving time: 59mins
Bodnant Garden is a National Trust property near Tal-y-Cafn, in the county borough of Conwy, Wales, situated overlooking the Conwy Valley towards the Carneddau range of mountains.
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Pen Rhyn Castle

Approximate driving time: 46mins
Penrhyn Castle is a country house in Llandegai, Bangor, Gwynedd, North Wales, in the form of a Norman castle. It was originally a medieval fortified manor house, founded by Ednyfed Fychan
Criccieth Castle

Approximate driving time: 4mins
Criccieth Castle is a native Welsh castle situated on the headland between two beaches in Criccieth, Gwynedd, in North Wales, on a rocky peninsula overlooking Tremadog Bay.

Caernarfon Castle

Approximate driving time: 28mins
Imposing World Heritage fortress by the river, offering a museum, exhibitions and family tickets.

Conwy Castle

Approximate driving time: 1hour
Impressively preserved 13th-century estuary fortress with scenic battlement views and a gift shop.

Beaumaris Castle

Approximate driving time: 53 mins
Beaumaris Castle, located in the town of the same name on the Isle of Anglesey in Wales, was built as part of Edward I's campaign to conquer the north of Wales after 1282.

Harlech Castle

Approximate driving time: 29mins
Harlech Castle in Harlech, Gwynedd, Wales, is a Grade I listed medieval fortification built onto a rocky knoll close to the Irish Sea.

Plas Newydd

Approximate driving time: 39mins
Plas Newydd is a country house set in gardens, parkland and surrounding woodland on the north bank of the Menai Strait, near Llanfairpwllgwyngyll, Anglesey. The current building has its origins in 1470, and evolved over the centuries to become one of Anglesey's principal residences.

With so much to do there’s never a dull moment at Mynydd Ednyfed!

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