Wales Tours & Itineraries

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Enjoy the beautiful views from the top of Snowdonia, North Wales
Map of Walking in Beautiful North Wales: Snowdonia & Anglesey - 8 Days
Walking in Beautiful North Wales: Snowdonia & Anglesey - 8 Days

Experience the best of North Wales' rugged highlands, beaches, and historic villages on this eight-day self-guided walking tour through Snowdonia National Park, the Llyn Peninsula, and Anglesey Island. Stay in heritage hotels, visit historic castles, learn about ancient battles, and climb the highest peak in Wales. Choose from a variety of walks, take the train, or go for a drive: we provide suggestions and background information, so you can tailor your Wales self-drive walking tour to suit you (and the weather)!

Rolling hills of Wales
Map of Highlights of Wales and Southern England - 18 Days
Highlights of Wales and Southern England - 18 Days

On this comprehensive 18-day trip you'll experience the best of Wales and Southern England. Visit many delightful little towns, coastal promenades, medieval castles and churches, and many other historic sites that encapsulate many visitors' most romantic ideas of Great Britain. Get active with river-side and coastal walks, and relax in the ancient hot spring baths at Bath. This tour is the ultimate introduction to southern England and Wales, ideal for first-time visitors to the country. 

Harlech Castle in North Wales
Map of Legends of Wales - 6 Days
Legends of Wales - 6 Days

This exploration of Wales' history and legends take you deep into a magical country of King Arthur's legends. Explore the Fortress of Isca, hike in Brecon Beacons, and head west to discover the prehistoric landscape of the Preseli hills and the Pembrokeshire Coast. Drive north along the Cambrian coast to the rolling mountains of Snowdonia to explore King Arthur's legendary landscapes and politically rife Caernarfon Castle.

Caernarfon, Gwynedd, Wales
Map of Culinary Tour of Wales - 5 Days
Culinary Tour of Wales - 5 Days

Explore local cuisine and adventure on this 5-day journey through Wales' intimate landscapes. Hike the mountain grasslands of Brecon Beacons and taste local whiskey, then visit sleepy harbor towns and ancient monasteries in Pembrokeshire. Drive along the spectacular Cambrian coast, then end your trip in the jagged mountains of Snowdonia, where mountain views and medieval castles await.

Coasteering off of Wales' rugged (and fun) coast
Map of Nature & History in Wales - 7 Days
Nature & History in Wales - 7 Days

This adventurous itinerary checks off the top historical and recreational highlights in Wales. Hike through the Brecon Beacons National Park, get wet and wild coasteering along the Pembrokeshire coast, and explore ancient Roman ruins. End the trip in the north in Snowdonia, where jagged peaks, whitewater rafting, and the iconic Caernarfon Castle await.

Welsh ponies grazing along the Gower Peninsula
Map of Self-Drive Wales: Culture, Castles & Coastlines - 12 Days
Self-Drive Wales: Culture, Castles & Coastlines - 12 Days

Discover spectacular coastlines and rich culture on this 12-day self-drive journey through Wales. After catching a train from London to Cardiff, you'll get behind the wheel and make your way up the wild Welsh coast, embarking on fascinating tours and excursions. Spot seals and dolphins on a boat trip along the Gower Peninsula, walk across the famous Devil's Bridge, ascend Mount Snowdon by train, and discover local lore and legends in the walled town of Conwy.

Drive the Llanberis pass in Snowdonia National Park
Map of Self-Drive Wales from London: Llangollen, Conwy, Aberystwyth, Cardiff & More - 10 Days
Self-Drive Wales from London: Llangollen, Conwy, Aberystwyth, Cardiff & More - 10 Days

From incredible coasts to stunning castles, this 10-day road trip begins and ends in London, England. Drive to Llangollen to see the hills along the River Dee before exploring the best of Conwy, Llandudno, and historic Great Orme. Next, take a guided adventure through Snowdonia and drive the Pembrokeshire Coast. Then, explore a few waterside towns—including Aberystwyth and Tenby—visit the Gower peninsula, and go sightseeing in the capital city of Cardiff.

Caerphilly Castle
Map of Best of Wales & Scotland: Brecon Beacons, Snowdonia, Edinburgh, Inverness & More - 10 Days
Best of Wales & Scotland: Brecon Beacons, Snowdonia, Edinburgh, Inverness & More - 10 Days

Explore the best of Wales and Scotland on this 10-day adventure through nature, castles, coasts, and capital cities. Begin in Cardiff and head into the Brecon Beacons to see the stunning mountains, followed by two days exploring the Pembrokeshire Coast. Then, explore spectacular Snowdonia and the Cambrian Coast before crossing into Scotland. Next, go sightseeing in Edinburgh, tour the highlights of the Highlands, and visit the lochs and native wildlife.

Caernarfon Castle
Map of Best of Wales: Cardiff, Brecon Beacons, Llandudno & Conwy - 5 Days
Best of Wales: Cardiff, Brecon Beacons, Llandudno & Conwy - 5 Days

This trip covers the best of Wales from the south, central, and north destinations. Begin by exploring a historic abbey before discovering the Brecon Beacons. Then, get acquainted with the fantastic castles in Central Wales. Next, tour the northern coast, ride an iconic railway, and visit a Middle Age castle before discovering the history of Conwy and ending with a toast at a craft beer experience in Chester, England.

Pembroke Castle
Map of Welsh History & Culture: Cardiff, Narberth & Snowdonia - 7 Days
Welsh History & Culture: Cardiff, Narberth & Snowdonia - 7 Days

History buffs will love this weeklong tour of Wales! The itinerary takes you to Pembrokeshire and Pembroke Castle, the birthplace of Henry VII, a Welshman who became the King of England in 1509. Learn about Tudor history and the complex relationship between Wales and England as you tour the region and its many castles, museums, and monuments, including those relocated to the grounds of the famed St. Fagans National Museum. There's time for outdoor adventure, too — the journey includes hiking along scenic coastal paths and the option to mountain bike or canoe in beautiful Snowdonia National Park.

Caernafron Castle in Wales
Map of England & Wales:  Oxford, Cotswolds, Bath, Brecon Beacons & Llandudno - 10 Days
England & Wales: Oxford, Cotswolds, Bath, Brecon Beacons & Llandudno - 10 Days

Enjoy everything from champagne afternoon tea to a twilight spa visit on this relaxing 10-day trip from England to Wales. Begin with punting and a picnic in Oxford and tour the historical sites before embarking on two discovery trails and a horse trek in the charming Cotswolds. Then, head to Bath for a literary tour and some pampering. Next, cross into Wales to explore an ancient abbey, the mountains of Brecon Beacons, and ride the Snowdonia Mountain Railway while touring the stunning coasts and castles.

Three Choirs Vineyard in Wales
Map of Outdoor Adventures & Gourmet Experiences in Wales - 9 Days
Outdoor Adventures & Gourmet Experiences in Wales - 9 Days

If you love wild landscapes and handcrafted spirits, this 9-day tour of Wales is for you. Offering a mix of outdoor adventures and gourmet experiences, the itinerary begins in the picturesque Welsh Borders. Sample beer at a historic brewery before moving on to the medieval castles and mountain scenery of Snowdonia National Park. Dine on foraged foods and freshly caught fish and follow the rugged west coast to Pembrokeshire, a jewel by the sea. End with a scenic drive through the Brecon Beacons, toasting your venture with a visit to a whiskey distillery.

A castle along the Gower Coast
Map of Wales & England: Coastal Culture, Cuisine & Castles - 5 Days
Wales & England: Coastal Culture, Cuisine & Castles - 5 Days

This quick-yet-eventful trip takes you from the south to the north coast of Wales, with a delicious ending in England. Start with a culinary and cultural tour in Cardiff and stop in quaint Hay-on-Wye before discovering the stunning Brecon Beacons. Take a wildlife tour of the Gower Coast, a ghost walk in Tenby, visit Caldey Island, and get to know Italian-inspired Portmeirion. Next, tour the famed Caernarfon Castle, take the Llangollen Railway, and land in Manchester, England, for two craft beer and food tour experiences.

Hike Wales' Pembrokeshire Coast path for stunning views over Caerfai Bay
Map of Hike Wales: the Pembrokeshire Coast - 5 Days
Hike Wales: the Pembrokeshire Coast - 5 Days

Hike through the stunning Pembrokeshire Coast for a beautiful, off-the-beaten-path view of Wales, where you'll spend the first few days anchored in Fishguard. Explore the coastal town and hike to see the fantastic vistas of Dinas Island and the curved beach of Pwll Gylog. Next, trek through the volcanic landscape of Pwll Deri, and visit the port town of Goodwick before hiking around cliffs in Trefin and the coastal plateau of Whitesands. Finally, land in St Davids for a last hike to Solva and a boat trip.

An aerial view of Conwy
Map of Guided Drive of Wales: Brecon Beacons, St Davids, Portmeirion, Conwy & Manchester - 7 Days
Guided Drive of Wales: Brecon Beacons, St Davids, Portmeirion, Conwy & Manchester - 7 Days

A private driver will guide you on this week-long adventure through Wales, beginning with a tour of Tintern Abbey en route to the stunning mountains of Brecon Beacons. Then, stop in the small harbor town of Tenby and tour Caldey Island. Next, spend a free day enjoying the Italian-inspired village of Portmeirion before exploring the northern coasts and castles around Conwy. The finale is a tour of Old Trafford Stadium, home to Manchester United.