Harlech Castle was built (1283-1295) on a vertical cliff-face and has two rings of walls and towers with a very strong eastern gatehouse. A 200 foot stone staircase led from Read more [...]
Nearest Things To Do Gwynedd
Heading to Gwynedd and looking for something to do or a place to visit nearby. Coast Radar is not just a list of beaches but we bring you the whole Gwynedd coast including castles, lighthouses, piers, museums, beautiful gardens, seaside towns, National Trust and other heritage properties.
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Finding the best things to see and do on a Gwynedd day out with your family or friends is easy – simply explore the links below, to find the closest hit the jump to my location compass or use the search bar to plan where your next Gwynedd activity could be.
Porthdinllaen lifeboat station was established in 1864 and now operates an all weather lifeboat. Station open Mon-Fri and most summer weekends. Shop open daily Easter to October.
Cymer Abbey, remains of the simple abbey church, founded in 1198 by Maredudd ap Cynan for the Cistercian order.
Built in the early thirteenth century, the castle has a large round-towered keep approximately 50 feet (15.2m) high.
Plas yn Rhiw Manor house (Tudor and Georgian additions) with ornamental garden and views across Cardigan Bay. Woodland walk with picnic area.
Dolwyddelan Castle is a square stone keep, dating from the thirteenth century.The castle was built by Llywelyn as part of a strategic collection of mountain fortresses. Dolwyddelan was re-worked by Read more [...]
Abersoch lifeboat station is situated in the popular village seaside resort on the Lleyn peninsula. Abersoch lifeboat station has been in operation since 1869.
St Tudwal’s Lighthouse is situated on the small island of St Tudwal, Gwynedd.
Snowdon is the highest mountain in Wales, at an elevation of 1,085 m (3,560 ft) above sea level, and the highest point in the British Isles outside the Scottish Highlands. Read more [...]