Much of the National Park can be done as half day excursions, such as Betws-y-Coed, Llanberis and Llechwedd Slate Caverns.

For places such as Portmeirion and Porthmadog, it is probably best to have a full day.

Distance from: Travel Time Recommended Activities
Rhyl: 39 miles (62km)


Colwyn Bay: 28 miles (45.5 km) 

Bangor: 12 miles (20 km) 

1 hour 6 minutes


50 minutes

24 minutes

  • Betws-y-Coed
  • Porthmeirion
  • Porthmadog
  • Llechwedd Slate Caverns
  • Llanberis
  • Padarn Adventures (High Ropes Course)
  • Snowdon Mountain Railway
  • Electric Mountain
  • Dolbadarn Castle