• Wales has a wonderful variety of things to do and places to stay. You can choose from pampering in a spa, glamping beneath the stars or meeting the chicken which laid your breakfast at a farmhouse B&B! And there are all sorts of attractions to keep you entertained – including new adventure tourism like Surf Snowdonia in the north. Here are some handy sites to start planning your adventure…

  • Money Saving Passes

    Great Little Trains of Wales Discount Card gives 20% off full return tickets on all GLTW for just £10. Available at GLTW railways, by post from Great Little Trains of Wales, FREEPOST CS1226, Wharf Station, Tywyn, Gwynedd LL36 9BR, or www.greatlittletrainsofwales.co.uk 

    Snowdonia Pass gives discounts on all sorts of attractions throughout Snowdonia for just £5. Save money on, activities, eateries, shops and accommodation. You can by a pass online ready for your trip at www.snowdoniapass.co.uk

    Explore Wales Pass is a rail and bus rover ticket, which also gives 50% off travel on the Ffestiniog and Welsh Highland Railways and discounts on other Great Little Trains, from £69 for 8 days www.arrivatrainswales.co.uk/ExploreWalesPass

  • Really useful websites

    Here are some excellent sites giving information on accommodation, attractions, events and things to do in their areas.

    www.gonorthwales.co.uk

    www.visitmidwales.co.uk

    www.southernwales.com

    www.showmewales.co.uk

  • Alongside these spectacular rail journeys, the great outdoors is of course the main attraction…

    Nibble off a bit of the epic 870-mile Wales Coast Path www.walescoastpath.gov.uk

    Spot ospreys and other amazing wildlife www.first-nature.com/waleswildlife

    Explore castles and all sort of historic sites www.cadw.gov.wales

    Discover Wales’s Year of Adventure 2016 www.visitwales.com

  • Tailor made tours

    If you’d like someone else to take care of everything – accommodation, tickets and travel (or just train tickets) – get in touch with the lovely people at Ffestiniog Travel www.ffestiniogtravel.com 01766 772030