The great Little Trains of Wales are a very special way of seeing some of the best scenery in Wales with glorious coastlines, rivers and castles.
Monday We travel to Llanberis.
Tuesday Following breakfast, we enjoy a day on-board the Welsh Highland Railway and Ffestiniog Railway. The Welsh Highland Railway is the UK’s longest heritage railway and runs for 25 miles from Caernarfon. The Ffestiniog Railway is the world’s oldest narrow gauge railway with almost 200 years of history, taking you on a 13½-mile journey from Porthmadog to Blaenau Ffestiniog.
Wednesday Today we travel to Llandudno, one of the largest and most popular of the Welsh seaside resorts. We will include a journey on the Great Orme Tramway, Britain’s only cable-hauled street Tramway. The one mile journey will take you to the summit of the Great Orme, where on a clear day, views stretch as far as the Isle of Man.
Thursday Located a short walk from the hotel, we include a journey on the Llanberis Lake Railway and Snowdon Mountain Railway. The Llanberis Lake Railway, rides along the shores of Padarn Lake, whilst the Snowdon Mountain Railway will take you on a breathtaking ride to the top of Mount Snowdon.
Friday We depart after breakfast and return home.
The Royal Victoria Hotel is uniquely located close to Llanberis at the foot of Snowdon, within 30 acres of gardens and woodlands, which include the historic castle of Dolbadarn. All bedrooms are en-suite with television and tea/coffee making facilities. Additional facilities include a bar, lounge and restaurant with conservatory looking out over the lakes. Lift to all floors. Official rating AA 3 star.