Betws-y-Coed, is situated in the Conwy valley in Wales. This quaint village is commonly associated with its house of prayer or the local parish church, St. Mary, one of the most popular tourist attractions in the local area. The Snowdonia National Park is located nearby. Although historically the village has grown slowly over time it was greatly helped by the arrival of the railroad. Today, there are a variety of hotels and shops in Betws-y-Coed as well as tourist shops and cafes. The Conwy Valley Railway Museum is also a popular attraction among visitors, especially its miniature railway.
Betws-y-Coed, a small village located to the North Eastern extremities of Wales is renowned for its gorgeous and majestic landscape, which stretches as far as the eye can possibly behold and even in this modern era, remains pristine and virginal in its purity. It is hard not to fall in love with the rolling valleys, tranquil waterfalls and lush forests of this tranquil little village and if you are looking for a trip to "get away from it all" then Betws-y-Coed is the place for you.
Betws-y-Coed is the home to Swallow Falls, which happens to the one of the worlds largest waterfalls and which manages to attract thousands upon thousands of visitors each year from all over the globe. In fact, in a true testimony to the allure of the waterfalls, the adjacent hotel, the aptly named Swallow Falls Hotel happens to be the most popularly booked hotel in the whole of the village as well!
Another beauty spot is the Fairy Glen Gorge, which is a small and enclosed glen located on the bank of the Conwy River and which is a firm favourite for artists and writers from across the whole of Wales all of whom come looking for some creative inspiration. Because it so secluded, the Fairy Glen is the ideal place to picnic or even just relax and let the worries of the day just simply melt away.
If you are more of the adventurous type then you may want to take a visit to the Tree Top Adventure, as you navigate through obstacle courses up in the canopies of the forest. Unleash your inner Tarzan!