5 days in Wales Itinerary

5 days in Wales Itinerary

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Llandudno
— 1 night
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Porthmadog
— 1 night
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Cardiff
— 2 nights

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Llandudno

Llandudno ©
Llandudno is a seaside resort, town and community in Conwy County Borough, Wales, located on the Creuddyn peninsula, which protrudes into the Irish Sea. On the 10th (Mon), take in the waterfront at Llandudno Pier, take in the dramatic natural features at Great Orme, and then take in the pleasant sights at Llandudno Promenade. Here are some ideas for day two: cast your line with Starida Puffin Island Cruises & Sea Fishing Trips, then take a memorable tour with Zip World, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Cwm Idwal National Nature Reserve.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Llandudno trip planner.

London to Llandudno is an approximately 4.5-hour train ride. You can also drive; or do a combination of flight and train. When traveling from London in August, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Llandudno: temperatures range from 21°C by day to 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to drive to Porthmadog.

Things to do in Llandudno

Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife

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Great Orme ©
Great Orme
Cwm Idwal National Nature Reserve ©
Cwm Idwal National Nature Reserve
Llandudno Pier ©
Llandudno Pier

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Porthmadog

Porthmadog ©
Porthmadog, known locally as "Port", and since 1974, rendered into Welsh from its former Anglicised form, Portmadoc, is a small coastal town and community in the Eifionydd area of Gwynedd, in Wales. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Wed): get outside with Dragon Raiders Activity Park, kick back and relax at Morfa Bychan - Black Rock Sands, and then contemplate the long history of Portmeirion Village.

For where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Porthmadog road trip tool.

Traveling by car from Llandudno to Porthmadog takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. August in Porthmadog sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Cardiff.

Things to do in Porthmadog

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

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Morfa Bychan - Black Rock Sands ©
Morfa Bychan - Black Rock Sands
Portmeirion Village ©
Portmeirion Village
Dragon Raiders Activity Park ©
Dragon Raiders Activity Park

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Cardiff

Cardiff ©

City of Castles

The capital of Wales, Cardiff is a very green city indeed, boasting more green space per person than any other place in the country.
On the 13th (Thu), let the river carry you with Cardiff International White Water, see the interesting displays at Big Pit National Coal Museum, and then head outdoors with Bay Island Voyages. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Fri): explore the historical opulence of Cardiff Castle, then see the interesting displays at St Fagans National Museum of History, and then take in the waterfront at Cardiff Bay Wales.

Before you visit Cardiff, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Getting from Porthmadog to Cardiff by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) to allow time to take a train back home.

Things to do in Cardiff

Museums · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Adventure

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Bay Island Voyages ©
Bay Island Voyages
Big Pit National Coal Museum ©
Big Pit National Coal Museum
St Fagans National Museum of History ©
St Fagans National Museum of History

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