Local Attractions

Corwen and the Dee Valley are within a designated Area of Natural Outstanding Beauty (ANOB) 

Below are just a few of the things to do and explore both locally and further afield (follow the links for information)


Local walks around Corwen, the Dee valley and the North Berwyn Mountains

Mountain biking

White water rafting



Historic places: 

Chirk castle and gardens

Erddig house and gardens

Rhug chapel and Llangar church

Valle Crucis abbey

Local Attractions: 

Rhug Organic farm and estate

Llangollen railway

Pontcysyllte Aqueduct (World Heritage Site) and Llangollen canal walk the tow path or take a canal boat trip

Bala lake and railway

Ruthin Goal

Ruthin Craft centre

Further Afield: 

Snowdonia National Park

Isle of Anglesey

Bodnant Gardens

Llandudno, seaside town with promenade and Victorian frontage

Conwy castle

Caernarfon castle

In Addition within easy reach by car or car & train are:

Wrexham (20 miles); Chester (30 miles); Liverpool (50 miles); Manchester (70 miles). Add a city trip to Liverpool or Chester both from a local train station 30 minutes drive away, this way you avoid finding city parking and the train journey will take you to the middle of the city within 75 minutes.