Things to do in and around Bala
Caernarfon, an historic town in North Wales, is a 90-minute leisurely drive through the Snowdonia mountains. Home to both Caernarfon Castle and Segontium Roman Fort - it'll interest those who like their history.
Here's one possible itinerary:
09.00AM Leave Glan Y Gro
10.30AM Arrive at Caernarfon
12.30PM Finish your tour around the Castle and go in search of Lunch
02.30PM Finish up lunch and head South towards Porthmadog
03.00PM Arrive at the famous Black Rock Sands beach and enjoy a stroll on the flat two-mile expanse of sand
06.00PM There are some great places to eat in and around Porthmadog
08.00PM Arrive back at Glan Y Gro, open a bottle of your favourite beverage, and enjoy the sunset from the lakeside balcony.