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Castell Dinas Bran

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| Wern Road, Llangollen LL20 8DU, Wales
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All reviews worth the climb steep walk well worth the effort castle ruins panorama walk stunning views zig zag path take your time great walk hard work surrounding countryside sun trevor llangollen town centre information boards ascent valley crow
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Atmospheric ruin with amazing views. Steep, grassy climb which was slippy in places. Very limited parking.

Thank simbelina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On a beautiful Autumn afternoon, we visited Castell Dinas Bran, stunning views with so much history. Highly recommend when visiting Northern Wales.

Thank DianeR1390
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited the caste on a cold, windy and showery day, it is quite a steep walk to the top but the path was in good condition. It was a bit 'wild' on the top but the ruins and the view made the effort worth...More

Thank keith h
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great walk, stunning views. Different routes to walk up. Perfect place for a picnic on the top on a lovely sunny day!

Thank MBower2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Autumn is a wonderful time of year for colour. I had watched a fantastic sunset driving home so I decided to go to the castle and photograph it two days later. This castle has wonderful views over the Dee valley and of the mountains West....More

Thank Stephen R
Reviewed 12 October 2018

Fabulous old ruins set atop of a steep hill that is a struggle of a walk up but so well worth it when you get there. The road up, like most in the area, is a single track so take care when driving up. Once...More

Thank Gooner66iw
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Fabulous views and a great hike up. The ruins are very interesting, more information on-site would be helpful though

Thank felix9494
Reviewed 1 October 2018

not the easiest walk but well worth a visit for the views, fantastic when you get to the top, we have walked this twice now and the views never cease to amaze.

Thank vickyw123452016
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

When i when to Dinas bran it was a bit of a struggled to get up the hill at first but when you get up the top of the castell it is good a little picnic and a climb By Lilwen Jones age:8

Thank 81annemarieh
Reviewed 15 September 2018

Worth the hike from the town to the top. Amazing views of the Dee Valley and Llangollen. Great place to sit and daydream!

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Response from Brianinsydney | Reviewed this property |
No camping allowed at the castle. There is a good campsite nearby at Vale Cruccis (remains of an old Abbey) and lots of accommodation in and around LLangollen.
30 March 2018|
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Response from magsashy | Reviewed this property |
Definitely not!
30 March 2018|
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Response from Graham H | Reviewed this property |
path gets very steep and there are slippy rock slopes near the top. not worth the risk.