8 days in Bala Itinerary

8 days in Bala Itinerary

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— 7 nights


Bala ©
Bala is a market town and community in Gwynedd, Wales. You've now added Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railways to your itinerary. Get out of town with these interesting Bala side-trips: Portmeirion Village (in Portmeirion), Swallow Falls (in Betws-y-Coed) and Pontcysyllte Aqueduct (in Wrexham). The adventure continues: take in the awesome beauty at Snowdon, explore the activities along Llyn Tegid, explore the historical opulence of Harlech Castle, and identify plant and animal life at Cwm Idwal National Nature Reserve.

For maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Bala trip site.

Rotherham to Bala is an approximately 3-hour car ride. In August in Bala, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. On the 19th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Bala

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Snowdon, Cwm Idwal National Nature Reserve, Portmeirion Village, Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railways, Swallow Falls
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Snowdon ©
Portmeirion Village ©
Portmeirion Village
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Llyn Tegid