An Introduction to Wales – the perfect combination with your Ireland, Scotland, or England tour.
Day 1 Highlights
Coreso – Welcome in Welsh – to Wales.
Arrive in Manchester or Liverpool England and be met by your driver guide and travel into beautiful North Wales. With more than 600 castles throughout the country, it’s fitting that your tour begins with a visit to one of the best-preserved examples at Conwy Castle – a UNESCO World Heritage site.
Discover the charming seaside town of Conwy, stroll along the river, browse the quaint shops and you may even wish to pop into the smallest house in Britain! Be transported to the 16th century with a visit to Plas Mawr – a wonderful example of a fine period home and something both young and old are sure to enjoy.
Overnight at Bodysgallen Hall – enjoy two nights of luxury accommodation, beautiful 17th Century gardens, and fantastic views of Snowden.
Day 2 Highlights
Today, marvel at the majestic natural beauty of Snowdonia National Park – your driver can point you to a perfect scenic walk or amazing waterfall. Along the way, drop by the Welsh Food Centre for a true taste of Wales – don’t miss the bakery for some wonderful goodies.
Visit the Trefriw Woolen Mills and gain a fascinating insight into Welsh tapestry and shop for that perfect souvenir of your vacation. No visit to this part of Wales is complete without a visit to Portmeirion. This recreation of an Italian village is a favorite get-away for locals and the amazing gardens and views are not to be missed.
Return after a busy day for a second night at Bodysgallen Hall.
Day 3 Highlights
Today, visit another UNESCO World Heritage site with a stop at Caernarfon Castle. There is amazing history to be discovered in these wonderful buildings – let your imagination take you back to the time of King Edward and the storied history of the area.
Your tour takes a step forward in history as you visit the National Slate Museum. Dating from the 19th Century, the venue provides a glimpse into one of the most iconic Welsh industries. We’ll end the day early with arrival at the stunning 5-Star Pale Hall Hotel.
Overnight (2 nights) Pale Hall Hotel
Day 4 Highlights
Pale Hall is the perfect hotel to simply linger and celebrate the local flavor. Sample a local gin cocktail, let a meal last a bit longer, relax.
We have another great day ahead with a visit to Powis Castle and its magnificent gardens and spectacular interior. Next, we visit a unique UNESCO site – Pontcysyllte Aqueduct – for your enjoyment. Take a stroll high above the River Dee and wave to passing boaters as you search for that perfect photo spot.
We’ll stop in at quaint villages, stop for a walk, or look for the perfect memento from your Wales vacation.
Return to the hotel and celebrate all the fantastic memories with one more amazing dinner at Pale Hall.
Overnight Pale Hall Hotel
Day 5 Highlights
Depending on your onward travel plans, we’ll craft a final day to get you home or on to your next stop. For music fans, perhaps a stop in Liverpool along the way? Heading into London? We’ll get you to the train on time. Or, perhaps a ferry across the Irish Sea to discover the Emerald Isle next – let Isle Inn Tours help you design the perfect vacation that you have imagined.
|4 days with private driver & luxury vehicle|
|4 nights accommodation in 4 & 5-star hotels|
|Full Welsh breakfast daily (4)|
|Dinner Daily (4)|
|Deluxe document holder & luggage tags|
|Itinerary development by our experienced vacation consultants|
|Admission to described National Trust Attractions|
|Vehicle Type (or similar)||# of passengers||Apr - Oct, 2021||Nov - Dec 15, 2021|