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Caernarfon Walks


Guided walking tours around the historic town of Caernarfon

The Tour

Guided walking tours around the historic town of Caernarfon


A walking tour showing visitors, locals, associations, societies and school parties around Caernarfon and explaining the history of the town, from medieval times to present day. The tour includes information about Caernarfon Castle from 1090 to the 21st century, the town walls and Caernarfon's slate and maritime history. You can also learn about the Roman history of Caernarfon.

Prices


David Lloyd George

The tour takes approximately 1¼ hours, and is suitable for children (who must be accompanied by an adult).

- Adults: £10
- Children under 16: £5
- Family ticket (2 adults, 2 children): £25
- Children under 5: free

Tours must be booked in advance and start at 11 a.m. from the David Lloyd George statue in Castle Square directly adjacent to the Castle. If another time is more convenient, please get in touch and we'll try and fit in, even if you are booking on the same day.

The guided walk is supported by local businesses and hostelries and recognised by:
- Gwynedd Council
- Caernarfon Royal Town Council
- HWB Caernarfon

Segontium Roman Fort guided tour


Segontium Roman Fort

Another guided tour you may wish to take is Segontium Roman Fort in Caernarfon. This is not operated as a separate tour, but is combined with the Caernarfon town tour. Segontium was founded by Agricola the Roman governor of Britain in AD 77 and was home to 1,000 auxiliary soldiers. Segontium was occupied for over 300 years, until around AD 394 - no other fort in Wales was held so long.

The total price for the Caernarfon tour and the Segontium tour combined is:

- Adults: £17
- Children under 16: £7
- Family ticket (2 adults, 2 children): £42
- Children under 5: free

Allow a total of approximately 2 hours for the two combined tours. This tour must also be booked in advance. The tour starts by the David Lloyd George statue adjacent to the castle in Caernarfon. Segontium is approximately 10 minutes walk from the centre of Caernarfon.

To book your place on a walk, or if you have any further questions please get in touch with Melissa:

melissa@caernarfonwalks.co.uk | 07873 542 878