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Walk the Welsh Highland Railway

From £1035 for 7 days
Trip Overview

You begin on the coast at Porthmadog, with your accommodation a short walk from the marina before heading into the Snowdonia National Park. The walks will take you through the idyllic natural beauty of the park, through woodland, along ridges and rivers, across moorland and beside lakes to end with the summit of Snowdon at 1,085m, the highest point in the British Isles outside the Scottish Highlands. Routes are planned to combine walking with sections of travel on the Welsh Highland Railway (tickets included), allowing more distance to be covered.

Essential Info
Starts: Arrive in Porthmadog
Ends: Depart after breakfast
Ages: Min 8
Theme: Walking
Trip Code: EW06WR
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What's Included


Full English/Welsh Breakfasts are included throughout as well as the evening meals on days 4 and 5 in Rhyd Ddu


6 nights in a mix of guesthouse, inn and hotel accommodation 2 days hotel to hotel walking plus walks on days 3, 5 and 6; averaging 4 hours per day


Trip Highlights

•    Peaks, ridges and lakes of the National Park of Snowdonia

•    Picturesque village of Beddgelert, and the grave of its legendary faithful dog

•    Coastal views across to Anglesey

•    Rail journeys on the Welsh Highland Railway

Dates & Availability
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Departing: 23rd Aug 2020
Returning: 29th Aug 2020
Availability: Good
Departing: 30th Aug 2020
Returning: 5th Sep 2020
Availability: Good
Departing: 6th Sep 2020
Returning: 12th Sep 2020
Availability: Good
Departing: 13th Sep 2020
Returning: 19th Sep 2020
Availability: Good
Departing: 20th Sep 2020
Returning: 26th Sep 2020
Availability: Good
Departing: 27th Sep 2020
Returning: 3rd Oct 2020
Availability: Good
Departing: 4th Oct 2020
Returning: 10th Oct 2020
Availability: Good
Departing: 11th Oct 2020
Returning: 17th Oct 2020
Availability: Good
Departing: 18th Oct 2020
Returning: 24th Oct 2020
Availability: Good
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Itinerary & Notes
On arrival in the coastal town of Porthmadog head out for a stroll around the marina before finding somewhere to eat near the guesthouse. Stay overnight at Yr Hen Fecws Guesthouse (Breakfast included)
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