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Welsh Highland Railway Adventure 2022

UK & Ireland
  • Duration: 5 days
  • Board Basis: Half Board
  • Tour Ref: D2TGRA8540

Holiday Summary

  • Travel Type: Coach

5 days

5 Days | Half Board | by Coach

Highlights: Ffestiniog Railway, Llanberis Pass, Caernarfon, Welsh Highland Railway, Betws-y-Coed, Chester, Bala Lake Railway

Enjoy an unforgettable train journey on the famous Ffestiniog Railway to the seaside resort of Porthmadog, and a memorable ride on the long-lost Welsh Highland Narrow-Gauge Railway from Caernarfon. Sit back and relax on the Bala Lake Railway as it follows the length of the vast waters of the lake, and explore the historic city of Chester too!

PRICE FROM ? £449 per person
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Itinerary

Excursions

FULL DAY: We make our way to Blaenau Ffestiniog, where we join the famous Ffestiniog Railway as it winds through 15 miles of the Vale of Ffestiniog to the seaside resort of Porthmadog. Continuing on we come to Llanberis at the foot of Mount Snowdon before driving through the magnificent Llanberis Pass.

FULL DAY: Today we head for historic Caernarfon with its magnificent castle, guarding the entrance to the Menai Strait and where we board the Welsh Highland Railway – a long-lost narrow gauge railway re-opened in 2012 – for a 25 mile scenic journey to Porthmadog. This afternoon we arrive in the mountain village of Betws-y- Coed, famous for its local crafts and spectacular waterfalls. 

FULL DAY: Today we visit the Roman city of Chester with its lovely half-timbered buildings and fine shops in unique twolevel galleried arcades known as the Rows. Then to the contrasting scenery of Bala Lake where we take a ride on the Bala Lake Railway.

Everything Included:

  • Free local joining points
  • Collect Coach Miles™
  • All coach travel
  • Reserved seats on tour coaches
  • Tour Manager escorted
  • Hotel accomodation and board as stated
  • No single room supplement
  • Excursions/itinerary as stated
  • Admission fees and entertainment if stated
  • Complete luggage handling
  • Price-Back Insurance Offer

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Accommodation

Beuford Park Hotel, Mold

The Beaufort Park Hotel is an independently run 3 star AA hotel located just a short drive from the historic market town of Mold set in the attractive North Wales countryside.

The hotel is ideally situated in the North-East of Wales, close to the motorway network and the city of Chester. Manchester airport is only 45 minutes by road and Chester railway station is only twenty minutes by car. Free car parking for 150 vehicles, including coach parking and two electric charging points.

There are plenty of attractions near by including the ever popular city of Chester, the beautiful Clwydian Mountain Range, Snowdonia national park and the many historic castles of North Wales.

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