Celtic Highlights & Portmeirion - Winter Warmer
4 daysWhat a wonderful combination, a royal town with the impressive Caernarfon Castle recognised around the world as one of the greatest buildings of the Middle Ages. Whilst in this part of Wales, Portmeirion is a must see! In addition to its architectural heritage, its stunning setting and sub-tropical gardens, Portmeirion has, shops, a spa, cafes and restaurants and an authentic Italian style gelateria. Enjoy some fantastic Christmas themed entertainment that is sure to get your toes tapping!
PRICE FROM ? £299 per person
PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
Your ItineraryDay 1 - From your chosen joining point your feeder vehicle will take you to the designated interchange point where your holiday begins. After joining your holiday coach, travel north with suitable stops for lunch and refreshments. Arrive at the Celtic Royal in the afternoon for your stay for the next 3 nights with dinner & breakfast included.
Days 2 & 3
At leisure in Caernarfon with 1 included excursion. 2 nights Christmas themed entertainment plus half price wine/beer between 9pm - 10pm.
Caernarfon Castle is well worth a visit and just a short walk from the hotel. Caernarfon is a castle of dreams. A legend brought to life. Even after 700 years it still stirs the imagination like no other Welsh castle.
Situated on a private peninsula overlooking stunning coastal scenery, the Italian Riviera meets rural Wales with a riot of colour and architectural styles at Portmeirion Village. Built by Sir Clough Williams-Ellis, Portmeirion is now one of Wales' most popular tourist destinations. Portmeirion Village is well known as the location for the 1960s cult TV series The Prisoner. It comprises a cluster of colour-washed buildings around a central piazza, scenic surroundings and extensive woodlands, two hotels, historic cottages, gift shops, spa & award winning restaurants. Discover the exotic Japanese Garden with its pagoda and lily-covered lake. Uncover secret sites like the Dog Cemetery, tangle Wood, Ghost Garden and Shelter Valley. Admission included.
Welsh Highland Railway - Caernarfon to Beddgelert
Beddgelert could well be the prettiest village in Snowdonia, set in stunning scenery with a wide range of shops, pubs and cafes and is less than 90 minutes from Caernarfon. Visit the grave of Gelert, the faithful hound of legend and explore the village that was the inspiration for the adventures of Rupert Bear. As a bonus, your journey takes you through the some of the finest scenery anywhere in the world. Details and bookings with your driver.
Day 4 - After your memorable weekend check out and head back to interchange and onward to your home towns. Back to top
AccommodationCeltic Royal Hotel, Caernarfon - 3 Star
Stay within walking distance of Caernarfon's walled town and castle, a UNESCO World Heritage site, between Snowdonia's mountains and the sea. Spacious, contemporary rooms make the perfect, comfortable retreat following a day exploring the area, all with TV, & hospitality tray The Celtic Royal Hotel feature an air- conditioned gym. 16 - meter indoor heated swimming pool, sauna, bubble pool and steam room. Lift to all floors. Single rooms are double for sole use. Back to top