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. 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.
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, hit the jump to my location button or use the search bar to plan your next Gwynedd activity.
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.
Caernarfon is the traditional county town that has a complete circuit of walls that include eight towers and two twin-towered gateways.
Canolfan Tryweryn is the National White Water Centre for Wales and is based near Bala in North Wales. The site is split into three sections: Top Site This constitutes the Read more [...]
Criccieth Castle is perched in an imposing position on a headland, the castle is dominated by a twin-towered gatehouse. The castle built by Llywelyn the Great and was taken over Read more [...]
Caernarfon is the traditional county town of the historic county of Caernarfonshire. The town is best known for its great stone castle, built by Edward I of England and consequently Read more [...]
Built in the early thirteenth century, the castle has a large round-towered keep approximately 50 feet (15.2m) high.
Barmouth Bridge is a single-track viaduct that carries the railway across the River Mawddach estuary on the coast of Cardigan Bay, Wales. It sits between Morfa Mawddach and Barmouth and Read more [...]
Plas yn Rhiw Manor house (Tudor and Georgian additions) with ornamental garden and views across Cardigan Bay. Woodland walk with picnic area.
The Menai Suspension Bridge was built by Thomas Telford and the first suspension bridge of this size in the world. In January of 1826 the Royal London and Holyhead Mail Read more [...]
Bardsey Lighthouse stands on the southerly tip of the island and gives a guide to vessels in passage through St George’s Channel and the Irish Sea. The lighthouse tower is Read more [...]