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North Wales Winter Wonderland Drinks Inclusive

  • Duration: 5 days
  • Board Basis: Half Board
  • Tour Ref: D2TLEI8572

Holiday Summary

  • Travel Type: Coach

5 days

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This super midweek break stays in a fabulous 4-star hotel with an inclusive bar and great excursions at a bargain price. That's enough to overcome any winter blues!

The Snowdonia Mountains and Coast covers an amazing area of North Wales that is hard to beat at any time of the year for stunning scenery, beautiful beaches and historic towns. This winter wonderland midweek break lets you experience all of these as you see the most beautiful aspects, and explore amazing historic towns that seem lost in time. Edward I built an Iron Ring of Castles which stand today dominating many towns and which add to the imposing beauty of this area backed by the beautiful mountains. 

You’ll be staying at the grand Royal Victoria Snowdonia Hotel, uniquely located at the foot of Snowdon, within 30 acres of its very own gardens and woodlands, which includes historic Dolbadarn Castle. Few hotels can command such breathtaking views set in its picturesque location overlooking Llanberis. But don't miss your included excursions with visits to the iconic seaside resort of Llandudno and Caernarfon, plus a must-see scenic circular tour through stunning Snowdonia. Bring your cameras!

An ideal choice for:

* Lovers of the beauty and romance of North Wales 
* People who love a bit of extra comfort in their hotel with fascinating excursions to stunning locations!
* Anyone wanting a wonderful midweek break
* A winter getaway with drinks included!

PRICE FROM ? £349 per person
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Itinerary

Day 1

Join your comfortable coach this morning at your convenient local pick-up point and head towards North Wales and stunning Snowdonia, with convenient comfort breaks en route. On arrival at the Royal Victoria Hotel, we are sure you will be amazed by its spectacular locations and grounds. Why not enjoy a pre-dinner drink in the bar as you relax and meet your fellow travellers before your first delicious evening meal. Don't forget your inclusive drinks package offers house lager, ale, cider, wine & soft drinks between 7 and 11pm each evening. 

Days 2 to 4

Have a hearty breakfast each morning to get prepared for your day ahead. No matter what you get up to during the day, you can always look forward to a warm welcome from your hotel when you return, and every night you'll enjoy delicious Welsh fayre and drinks at the bar. You may just want to unwind in the comfy and elegant lounge with a drink or two and look back on the amazing adventures of the day!

You can spend some time relaxing at the hotel or exploring Llanberis but don't miss our included excursions. This is one of the most breathtaking areas of the UK, and your excursions show you the very best of the people, places and scenery it is so loved for including visits to historic Caernarfon and the Queen of Welsh Resorts, Llandudno plus a must-see circular scenic tour of the stunning Snowdonia National Park.

Day 5

After a final delicious Welsh breakfast it is time to say farewell to lovely Snowdonia today, as you join your coach and travel home, with time to relax and share your happy memories with your newly made friends and fellow travellers.

Caernarfon

INCLUDED Visitor DestinationThe beautiful harbourside Royal Town of Caernarfon is home to Wales’s most famous castle, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, mighty Caernarfon Castle commands the lion’s share of attention, but the town’s narrow streets and stylishly redeveloped waterfront also have a charm of their own and are well worth exploring. The castle, built in the 13th century by Edward I as a royal palace and military fortress, was at the core of a medieval walled town, and also the famous site of the 1969 Investiture of the present day Prince of Wales. One of the town's many attractions includes the Welsh Highland Railway which runs for 25 miles to Porthmadog through beautiful scenery. History comes alive at Caernarfon in so many ways – along the lofty wall walks, beneath the twin-towered gatehouse and within imaginative exhibitions located within the towers. The castle also houses the Regimental Museum of the Royal Welch Fusiliers, Wales’s oldest regiment.

Lllandudno

In a nutshell, everyone loves Llandudno. Who could possibly argue with that while strolling along Llandudno’s elegant promenade past pastel-coloured hotels and impeccably authentic seafront architecture just like Victorians did? All that’s needed to complete the picture is a frilly parasol (for the ladies) and straw boater (for the gentlemen). Llandudno’s appearance is down to the fact that, unlike most other resorts, it has remained largely unchanged for over a century. There’s a pier (the longest in Wales) and Punch and Judy, donkey rides on the beach and canopied shopping streets just behind the prom. Put simply, Llandudno is a classic of its kind. Llandudno’s sense of harmony extends to its geography. The main North Shore beach is perfectly framed by two headlands, the Great Orme and Little Orme. Over the former – linked by a spectacular Marine Drive carved into the sea-cliff, you’ll find a second beach, the West Shore. It was here that Alice Pleasance Liddell, who inspired ‘Alice in Wonderland’, holidayed as a child. There’s an Alice Trail map and souvenir guide that’s easy to navigate – simply follow the White Rabbit’s bronze footprints around the town. The resort’s genteel appearance is deceptive. Llandudno is bursting at the seams with things to see and do. Take the San Franciscan-style tramway or alpine cable car to the summit of the Great Orme Country Park, soak up the dizzy views then disappear underground at the prehistoric copper mines. Visit Llandudno Museum or call into the nearby Home Front Experience, an immersive little museum that takes you back to World War Two. Those with sweet tooth are in for a treat at Llandudno’s very own Chocolate Experience which is divided into nine different areas each one uncovering a part of the history of chocolate. One of the UK’s best contemporary art galleries can be found behind a gold-spired Edwardian façade. MOSTYN hosts a shifting programme of exhibitions that showcase the best in contemporary art and craft from Wales and beyond. There’s also a cool café and stylish shop.

Snowdonia Scenic Tour

INCLUDED Visitor DestinationNorth Wales and the Snowdonia National Park boasts vast areas of natural beauty and unique scenery. It is known as Eryri by the Welsh, a name that can be translated as “the place of the eagles”. The park which covers 838 square miles is one of the three national parks found in Wales and the oldest one being designated as one in 1951.

Tour includes

  • 4 nights hotel with full Welsh breakfast and evening meals
  • All Inclusive drinks 7pm-11pm (house rules apply)
  • Excursion to Llandudno & Caernarfon
  • Scenic circular drive around Snowdonia National Park
  • Direct Coach Travel
  • Net Zero Carbon Offset Certificate
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Accommodation

Royal Victoria Hotel Snowdonia Llanberis

Sitting at the foot of Snowdon, Wales’s highest mountain, the Royal Victoria Hotel has been welcoming guests to the idyllic lakeside village of Llanberis for over one hundred years. Adjacent to the twin lakes of Padarn and Peris, the Royal Victoria sits within 30 acres of grounds comprising of well-tended formal gardens, ancient woodland and the magnificent ruins of the 12th century Welsh castle, Dolbadarn. The hotel is situated just a 10 minute walk from the town centre and its many amenities, attractions and walks.

All bedrooms are en-suite, most with bath and shower, and are appointed in a comfortable and modern style. Room amenities include direct dial telephone, flat screen TV with Freeview, tea & coffee making facilities, iron and ironing board, and hairdryer and enjoy either woodland or courtyard views. There is lift access. Enjoy your meal in the stylish yet relaxed surroundings of the restaurant, which has been sympathetically appointed to reflect the hotel's Victorian heyday. At the end of the day, you can relax in the cosy, pub-style bar with comfortable seating. There is also an elegant lounge and beautiful gardens with stunning views.

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