Snowdonia & Chester Day Tour from Manchester Including Admission | La Vacanza Travel

Snowdonia & Chester Day Tour from Manchester Including Admission

Duration: 10 hours 45 minutes
Destination: United Kingdom, England, Manchester
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  • 10 hours 45 minutes
  • Manchester
  • E-Voucher
  • Lowest Price
  • Not-Cancellable

Overview

King Edward built a castle in Conwy, King Arthur slayed a giant in Snowdonia, and the Romans laid the foundations for the town of Chester: this part of the world is packed full of myths and marvels.

And on this tour, your guide takes you on a journey through the best of the must-see sights.

You explore Conwy where a castle watches over a bustling harbour town. You visit Betws-Y-Coed, a quaint village nestling amongst the stunning mountains of Snowdonia. And you explore Chester, a town that’s blessed with one of the most brilliant cathedrals in all of England.

It’s a day tour that’s perfect for anyone who enjoys a mixture of castles, beautiful landscapes, and curious towns.

Itinerary
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Stop At: Castell Conwy, Coast Rd - A55, Conwy LL32 8AY Wales

*From 1st April 2023, admission to Conwy Castle will be included. Before 1st April 2023, this is an optional visit and is not included in tour price.

Your first stop of the day is Conwy. This must be one of the most picture-perfect harbour towns in the world. You can see a *castle perched by the sea, the ‘world’s smallest house’, and lots of cute restaurants boasting the best fish and chips.

Located near an impressive pair of bridges, this brilliantly preserved 13th-century fortress is a visual treat.

Duration: 1 hour

Pass By: Snowdonia-Eryri National Park, Snowdonia-Eryri National Park, North Wales, Wales

Discover the jagged peaks of Wales’ premier national park.

Stop At: Betws-y-Coed, Betws-y-Coed, Snowdonia-Eryri National Park, North Wales, Wales

You venture along the winding, scenic roads of the Snowdonia National Park before you arrive in Betws-Y-Coed. This quaint town is known as the gateway to Snowdonia and is famous for its alpine trees and cosy cafes.

In the heart of the Gwydir Forest Park this village is the premier outdoor activity centre of North Wales.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Chester, Chester, Cheshire, England

This is one of England’s most historic towns, which means there are a lot of things to do here. We advise you to go straight to the ancient cathedral and learn about its remarkable past.

This ancient border city has a fascinating heritage that fuses Roman, Medieval, and Tudor city planning.

Duration: 45 minutes

Inclusions
  • Admission Fee -Includes admission to Conwy Castle
  • Professional Driver Guide
  • Transport by top of the range Mercedes mini-coach
  • Small Group Tour with maximum 16 people
  • Entry/Admission - Castell Conwy

Exclusions
  • Admission fees unless specified
  • Meals and refreshments
  • Gratuities
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Conwy Castle - Included in tour price
  • Chester Cathedral - Admission is free (donations encouraged) and you do not need to pre-book.
  • Please arrive at least 15 mins in advance to check-in.
  • We regret that we are unable to permit children under 5 years on our tours.
  • You are allowed up to 14kg (31lbs) of luggage per person on our tours from Manchester. This should be one piece of luggage similar to an airline carry-on bag (approximately 55cm x 45cm x 25cm / 22in x 17in x 10in) and a small bag for onboard personal items.
  • Please note that tour timings are for reference only and may vary for operational reasons.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 travelers
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
Departure Point

Store Street, Store St, Manchester M1 2WD, UK


Departure Time

08:30 AM


Return Details

Returns to original departure point

Voucher info

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

Duration

10 hours 45 minutes


User's Reviews

Janet_B

23 May, 2024

I fully enjoyed every place we stopped. But the best part was the learning of Welsh history and music , the tour guide Chris was very knowledgeable but gave a modern twist to the folk stories, he and Ritchie were very personable and all on the bus had such a great day. Extremely enjoyable day. Many thanks Janet (Australia )

ColleenInBelfast

22 May, 2024

I thought this day trip was absolutely fantastic and our guide, Chris, was a huge part of making sure the day was a smooth one. I loved getting to see Conwy Castle and the small town of Conwy — including “The Smallest House in Great Britain.” Snowdonia National Park was absolutely stunning. I found the city of Chester to be a bit underwhelming, but it’s tough for anything to follow the sights of Snowdonia. Personally, I would have preferred 20 more minutes riding around Snowdonia and a bit less time in Chester, but I’m just being nit-picky. The trip included many sights and the commentary by Chris was superb. For an authentic Welsh meal, I would highly recommend the “Welsh Rarebit” from Alpine Coffee Shop in Betws-y-Coed. Just make sure you’re a fan of lots of cheese! Chris mentioned that we were running slightly behind schedule, but we made it back to Manchester at roughly 7:25pm. On a trip like this, it’s not possible to satisfy 100% of everyone’s preferences, but there was a clear effort to accommodate everyone’s vision for the day. Overall, it was wonderful and I recommend it highly.

Hedi_H

14 May, 2024

Simon is a great storyteller and a very good driver. We have had a wonderful day in the castle, Snowdonia and Chester.

Eddavis153

10 May, 2024

We personally would have preferred more time at Snowdonia national park to do a small hike over the time in Chester. By the time we got to Chester shops were closing

waltm298

08 May, 2024

Rabbies as a tour operator with their smaller busses is a better option than the operators with the large coach busses. It is a much more enjoyable touring experience. Our driver Chris was knowledgeable and entertaining. He was more than a driver he was our host for the day. I am looking forward to my next tour with Rabbies.

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