The Wonders of Snowdonia

An introduction to Snowdonia exploring the pathways over hills and through valleys and forests in a part of Wales which became world-renowned for its slate quarries


  • Wales

  • 6 nights

  • Half Board

  • Iconic Paths

  • 10th Sep 2021 – 16th Sep 2021

  • See website for other dates

Tour code: 79816

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Last Modified: 10th September 2021

Holiday Highlights

See what's planned

  • Learn about the legend of Gelert and visit the grave in the picturesque town of Beddgelert
  • Learn about the history of the North Wales slate industry and the lives of the quarrymen on this diverse trail
  • Visit some of the less frequented parts of Snowdonia’s mountains through forests and open moorland as well as along lake shores with wide open views
  • Rail enthusiasts can include a journey on the Welsh Highland Light Railway and the Ffestiniog Railway
  • Spend time at Betws-y-Coed, one of the prettiest villages in the region

Our holiday walking grades


Grade 4

Full and half day walks at a moderate pace over hilly terrain.

Most of these holidays have an element of sightseeing as well.

Half day walks will probably involve about 3 hours of walking, with full day walks having around 5 hours. Expect ascents and descents of up to 600m.