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Castell Dinas Bran

| Wern Road, Llangollen LL20 8DU, Wales
+44 1978 860828
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US$ 715.72*
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Dee Valley Private Day Trip from Caernarfon with Hotel Transport
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US$ 715.72*
and up
Private Llangollen and the River Dee Day Trip including Pontcysyllte Aqueduct
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  • Average2%
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| Wern Road, Llangollen LL20 8DU, Wales
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1 - 10 of 433 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

good stiff uphill walk from centre of town pass the canal walk by RHS of school and upwards. Its a complete ruin, but worth a look. Terrific views of the vale of Llangollen.

Thank Graham H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always walked it as a child. So decided to take my 2 boys as it’s on our doorstep. Be prepared for a good walk. My 3 year old managed it tho. Stunning views of the welsh countryside. Take a picnic and make the most of...More

1  Thank DawnLJones
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Worth the walk up for the great views over Llangollen and the Valley - and very close to a fine stretch of Offa's Dyke Path

Thank Judi W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice steep walk so you get views quickly. The kids (12,12,8) all enjoyed it too. Amazing 360 degree views from the top. Easy parking on the road nearby.

Thank andyjamesbeale
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was quite a climb! My journey to the top was slow, with frequent stops, but getting to the top was well worth it. Amazing views and a real sense of satisfaction.

Thank Sharon P
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

We walked up on a blue sky but windy autumn day. The atmosphere was exhilarating as were blown around like the leaves around us. This left a deeper impression of what it must have been like for the castle dwellers than if the weather was...More

Thank SteveCairns
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Climbed up and was worth it. Views are spectacular so don't leave llangollen without doing it. Coming down is very easy so just push yourself and do it.

Thank Kevin R
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

As the title suggests. Follow the wharf signs from the town. Left at the T junction, past the school and there is a sharp right turn. The path starts up that road but there is NO car parking at all. The climb is steep and...More

Thank Jay B
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed the journey up and the views from the top. There's not a lot of the castle left but that doesn't make it any less worth the walk. I have to say we were stunned by the number of self-entitled individuals who, despite being...More

1  Thank StarsForEyes
Reviewed 11 September 2017

If you want to feel on top f the world, climb the hill to the top and take in the breathtaking scenery that stretches as far as you can see. Learn about the history and watch the sun set for a really magical experience.

Thank 77Frances
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Rebecca S
15 August 2016|
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Response from Dylaffyn | Reviewed this property |
There are several routes up so you can either park in the town and head over the bridge and follow the signs (quite lengthy), or do like I did and drive along the A542 (Horseshoe Pass) and take the first right after the... More
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JohnTurnerBrit
18 September 2015|
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Response from HughgoesCaernarfon | Reviewed this property |
If you drive as close as possible to the footpath, it takes about 20-30 minutes. A good pair of walking boots advised.
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TheCustards
9 July 2015|
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Response from Missi_Phillips | Reviewed this property |
I'd go for the pub/public pay and display car park at the bottom just before you turn into Llangollen from Ruabon way coming in, its on the left hand side. Walk up the road, past the taxidermist and the canal tourist spot... More
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