Menai Strait Pleasure Cruises
The 1937 ferry Queen of the Sea offers 40-minute cruises, with a full commentary, to the southwest entrance of the Menai Strait, and...
Majestic Caernarfon Castle was built between 1283 and 1330 as a military stronghold, a seat of government and a royal palace. Like the...
St Mary's Church
Built in 1307 at the same time that the castle was going up, this pretty Gothic church once ministered to the castle's garrison. Its...
If you're after a pint, this converted 18th-century waterfront customs house is your best bet. In summer, grab a seat outside; it's a...
Caernarfon's glitziest bar looks on to Castle Sq from behind a grand Georgian facade. Inside it's all black furniture and pink trim –...
Lonely Planet review
Hires bikes (including tandems, children's bikes and child seats) and can advise on local cycle routes. Recreational cycle routes include the 12.5-mile Lôn Eifion (starting near the Welsh Highland Railway station and running south to Bryncir) and the 4.5-mile Lôn Las Menai (following the Menai Strait to the village of Y Felinheli).