The North Wales landscape is dominated
by the majestic mountains of Snowdonia. With the Snowdonia
National Park being an area of outstanding natural beauty, and is
a magnet for walkers and outdoor enthusiasts. Most of the Park's beautiful
landscape is privately owned. The Park's Authority helps people to enjoy
and appreciate the area as well as protecting and preserving it. For
the adventurous we have Plas Menai the National Watersport Centre
right on our doorstep (a few hundred yards away) with various activities
available including sailing dinghies, keelboats and catamarans, coastal
and offshore cruising in yachts, river and sea kayaking, windsurfing,
powerboating, personal watercraft, general mountaineering, rock climbing,
and multi activity programs. For the fit and healthy climb the summit
of Snowdon, at 3,560ft the highest mountain in England and Wales,
or for the less adventurous, ride on the famous rack and pinion railway
up to the summit. The Italianate village of Portmeirion, where
the Prisoner Sci-fi series was filmed, is always worth a visit. Of course
the castles in Wales are renown for their splendor, one of which is
only 2 miles away, and is one of the best preserved.
The Llyn Peninsula offers intriguing coastal towns, sandy beaches
and some of the best sailing and surfing in North Wales. This mountainous
coast is famous for its castles, slate mines and narrow gauge steam
trains, or take a trip to Ynys Enlli - Bardsey - the island of
The Island of Anglsey has an untouched 125 mile coastline of
sandy bays and cliffs, designated an 'Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty'
well worth exploring. Small resorts, magnificent beaches, historic sites,
family attractions, walks and wildlife, and the elegant coastal town
A bit further afield the gentle Marcher countryside
around Wrexham transforms gradually into the dramatic valley
and mountain setting for the lively town of Llangollen.
Explore the sandy beaches at Talacre and the secret Ceiriog Valley,
visit castles (Chirk Castles), galleries (Ruthin Craft Centre),
churches (St Asaph Cathedral) and historic houses (Plas Newydd
Fill your days with a range of outdoor activities - walking, hang gliding,
climbing, fishing, canoeing and golf.
If you require any information
regarding where to visit, we are always pleased to help.