Snowdonia Area Guide

Snowdonia, or Eryri, is a mountainous region and national park in northwestern Wales. This beautiful region is known for its stunning landscapes and mountains. The centrepiece of Snowdonia is Mount Snowdon which is the highest peak in Wales and England, standing at 1,085 meters (3,560 feet) above sea level. Whether you’re interested in outdoor activities, historical sites or simply enjoying the natural beauty, Snowdonia has something to offer for everyone!

Exploring Snowdonia

Mount Snowdon is the highest peak in Wales and England, offering breathtaking views of the surrounding landscapes. There are several hiking trails leading to the summit or you can take the Snowdon Mountain Railway for a more relaxing journey.

You can also visit Swallow Falls, a beautiful waterfall on the River Llugwy. It’s easily accessible and offers a picturesque setting for a walk or picnic.

Enjoy a family fun day out at Zip World Betws-Y-Coed where you’ll find a host of forest adventures. Take a ride on the Fforest Coaster, or take part in adventure courses high in the tree tops where you can even try Europe’s highest giant swing!

Eating in Snowdonia

Snowdonia is the perfect holiday destination for foodies! Whether you’re heading for a spot of lunch after a mountain walk or you’re looking for a fancy restaurant for a delicious dinner, there are plenty of places for any occasion.

If you are after a tasty treat, Blue Sky Cafe is a wonderful cafe and taproom which offers a mix of seasonal dishes including plenty of interesting vegetarian choices. Better yet, they have a solid selection of wines, local ales and lagers to enjoy.

If your looking for a delicious breakfast or a light lunch, The Swellies is the perfect spot! This dog friendly cafe offers a cosy hub to relax and have a scrumptious meal and cup of coffee. They also cater to all dietary requirements and choices with an excellent selection of vegetarian and vegan options. If you’re in a rush, you can also pop by for a takeaway.

Brasserie at Castell Deudraeth is one of the best restaurants in Snowdonia. The luxurious restaurant can be found within a 19th-century castle which offers spectacular views of the mountains of Meirionnydd. Whether you’re in the mood for breakfast, lunch, or dinner, you’ll find just what you’re craving right here!

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