Dolwyddelan Castle, Dolwyddelan

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#7 of 13 in Historic Sites in Snowdonia National Park
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  • Zero tourists. No caretaker. Partially ruined. Needs a medium level hike up to the castle. Makes a great adventure! You'll first enjoy amazing views before arriving at the bottom of the hill. Worth ev...  more »
  • Small castle accessed by a steep climb through farmland. The access was very wet and muddy on the day we visited and was treacherously slippery. Please don't attempt this in similar conditions unless ...  more »
  • Not much more remains of the castle itself, alone, a tower perched on the Hill. The views of the surrounding countryside is beautiful but really. The castle is managed by CADW, admission is free. The amount of sheep dung that makes the climb up the Hill a little to the gauntlet is somewhat tedious.
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