The Wonders of Wales SMALL GROUP TOUR

8 day small group tour - no more than 18 on board-

Brecon Beacons, Conwy & Snowdonia

Come to Wales where mountains are shrouded in mist, and ancient legends blend with modern facts to produce a deep national pride worth singing about. On our small group Welsh tour, you'll learn about Wales, which remains faithful to its Celtic roots. Appreciate Welsh history, culture and language. But most of all, marvel at its spectacular scenery. This is the best tour of Wales!

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8 DAYS / 7 NIGHTS / UP TO 18 GUESTS

wALES MAPOn this captivating journey through deep green valleys, past snow-dusted mountains and along an unforgettable coastline, we’ll go high and low in search of Wales’ most iconic sights. Join us as we walk the ancient lands of Celts and Romans, immersing ourselves in age-old local traditions as we go.

THE LYNOTT DIFFERENCE 

  •  Indulge in a traditional afternoon tea served in glorious surroundings
  •  Embark on a steam train ride through the spectacular scenery of Snowdonia National Park

DAY 1 CARDIFF
We'll meet in Cardiff, the capital of Wales for a welcome dinner. Accommodation: The Coal Exchange Hotel (or similar) (or similar) (D)After meeting the group in Wales’ vibrant capital, we’ll get to know one another over a delicious welcome dinner at the hotel. Accommodation: The Coal Exchange Hotel (or similar) Meals Dinner

Day 2 - BRECON BEACONS Following a hearty breakfast at our hotel we’ll venture through the dramatic Welsh Valleys to Brecon Beacons National Park. We’ll stop off at the impressive Caerleon Roman Fortress and Baths which date back to AD 74.Afterwards – if time allows – we’ll delve into Welsh mining heritage at the Big Pit National Coal Museum. This evening, another delicious group dinner awaits us at our hotel. Accommodation: The Bear Hotel (or similar) Meals Breakfast Dinner

Day 3 - BRECON BEACONS – LLANGOLLEN – NORTH WALES Today’s itinerary will take us further north along the border regions of Mid Wales to Pontcysyllte Aqueduct: the longest and highest structure of its kind (and a UNESCO World Heritage Site). Next, we’ll pass by the mesmerising Valle Crucis Abbey before pausing for an afternoon tea together at a charming local tearoom. Upon our arrival along the rugged North Welsh Coast, we’ll have the evening to spend at our leisure. Accommodation: Empire Hotel (or similar) Meals Breakfast

Wales car tourDay 4 - NORTH WALES There’s plenty of free time to explore the nearby towns of Llandudno and Conwy today. How you choose to spend the day is up to you – but we recommend visiting the imposing Conwy Castle and taking a look at the medieval town walls. Later, you could uncover the self-proclaimed “smallest house in Great Britain” along the picturesque quay – which also plays host to an abundance of cosy cafes and traditional pubs perfect for spending a relaxing afternoon. Accommodation: Empire Hotel (or similar) Meals Breakfast

Day 5 - NORTH WALES– Snowdonia National Park – West Wales Continuing our journey today, we’ll have a brief photo opportunity at the village with the longest place name in Europe – Llanfair­pwllgwyngyll­gogery­chwyrn­drobwll­llan­tysilio­gogo­goch – before moving on to the fascinating Llanberis Slate Mine. After enjoying a demonstration and stroll around the museum, it’s onwards to the Welsh Language Heritage Centre in Nant Gwrtheyrn – where a lesson in tongue-twisting Welsh pronunciation awaits. Finally, we’ll journey through breathtaking Snowdonia National Park before discussing the day’s events over a group dinner. Accommodation: The Falcondale (or similar) Meals Breakfast Dinner

Day 6 - West Wales – Pembrokeshire TRAIN RIDE! All aboard! Today we’ll take in the stunning landscapes of the Rheidol Valley in comfort and style with a historic steam train ride. Travelling around horseshoe bends, through mountain tunnels and along cliff edges – there’s no better way to discover the region’s lush green pastures, glittering lakes and serene forests. Afterwards, we’ll pay a visit to the National Wool Museum to learn more about the booming Welsh wool industry during the 19th century. Finally, our day will end in picturesque Pembrokeshire – where you’ll have the evening to spend at your leisure. Accommodation: Wolfscastle Country Hotel (or similar) Meals Breakfast

Day 7 - Pembrokeshire, including Tenby and St Davids This morning we’ll admire the verdant rolling hills of the Welsh countryside as we set a course for the picture-perfect fishing village of Tenby. Perched on a headland and surrounded by Norman-built walls, we’ll have time to explore the medieval village streets and array of cafes and stores at our own pace. Later, we'll stop off at lovely St Davids – Britain’s smallest city – to discover the ruins of the magnificent Gothic Bishop’s Palace. Upon returning to our hotel, we’ll don our best outfits for tonight’s final group dinner. Here’s to an incredible journey! Accommodation: Wolfscastle Country Hotel (or similar Meals Breakfast Dinner

Day 8 - Pembrokeshire – Cardiff After breakfast, it’s back to Cardiff we go! This morning we’ll make the scenic drive south towards the capital, where we’ll pay a visit to St Fagans National Museum of History – Wales’ most popular heritage attraction – before our tour comes to a close.

 

INCLUSIONS

  • 7 nights in boutique accommodation
  • Experienced Lynott Tour Leader and Driver
  • Premium mini-coach transportation
  • Daily full Welsh breakfasts (B), 4 dinners (D)
  • Afternoon tea at the Tu Hwnt I’r Bont Tearoom
  • Steam train ride on the Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railway
  • Entrance included to all attractions in the itinerary

This tour begins and ends at Cardiff The Angel Hotel. Pre and post stays are available.

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Private Departure=Departure booked by a group. No individual space available.

 

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Single supplement: $750

 

Notes

Mobility: All of our tours involve walking and require our guests to board and disembark our vehicles several times a day making this tour unsuitable for those with reduced mobility.

Our tours are designed principally for adults, but we will consider accepting children aged 12 or over on request. Please note that triple and family rooms are not always available and we do not offer child rates.

Call +1-800-221-2474 9AM - 5PM Mon-Fri Eastern Time Please Email Us For Information


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