Newcastle Emlyn trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Newcastle Emlyn

Trip Planner Europe  /  UK  /  Wales  /  Carmarthenshire  /  Newcastle Emlyn
(3.1/5 based on 75+ reviews for 3 attractions)
Things to do: historic sites, shopping
Newcastle Emlyn is a town straddling the border of the counties of Ceredigion and Carmarthenshire in west Wales and lying on the River Teifi; it is also a community entirely within Carmarthenshire. The community is bordered by the communities of Llangeler and Cenarth, both being in Carmarthenshire; and by Llandyfriog in Ceredigion.Adpar is the part of the town that lies on the Ceredigion side of the River Teifi. It was formerly called Trefhedyn and was an ancient Welsh borough in its own right.HistoryThe town takes its name from the cantref of Emlyn which was an administrative district in Medieval Dyfed. The cantref was made part of the Norman March in the 12th century.Notable buildings in the town include a ruined 13th-century castle, first mentioned in Brut y Tywysogion in 1215, when it was seized by Llewelyn the Great. The castle was captured by the Welsh during the revolt of 1287-8 and also by Owain Glynd┼Ár in 1403.
Use our United Kingdom (UK) itinerary builder to arrange the details of your trip to Newcastle Emlyn and other destinations.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Newcastle Emlyn

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Newcastle Emlyn

Browse hundreds of hotels and read guest reviews on the world's leading online travel agency website.
CHECK IN - CHECK OUT
Millions of travel reviews
on TripAdvisor

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities near Newcastle Emlyn:
Beaches, wildlife areas, historic sites
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Historic sites, museums, sightseeing
Visit for: 3 daysStart a plan »
Nightlife, zoos & aquariums
Visit for: 3 daysStart a plan »
Adventure, museums, parks
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »
Museums, sightseeing, historic sites
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to Carmarthenshire

24 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM SPAIN August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 17 days in Liverpool & Wales BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 23 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM CZECH REPUBLIC June, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 4 days in Wales BY A USER FROM CZECH REPUBLIC May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in Wales BY A USER FROM SPAIN July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 6 days in Carmarthenshire BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM May, kids, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 2 days in Carmarthen BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM May, outdoors, beaches, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: May, outdoors, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Carmarthenshire BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM April, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 24 days in United Kingdom, Blarney & Dublin BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 8 days in Wales BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM March, culture, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 60 days in Wales BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA August, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 22 days in Wales BY A USER FROM FRANCE July, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans