The legend and lore surrounding Welsh castles can entice any seasoned traveler to explore the country's rolling countryside. For a true adventure travel trip, tourists can wander throughout Wales to discover some of the most awe-inspiring castles in the U.K.
In the north, a visit to the crumbling yet elegant Conwy Castle can be a good place to start. Those who choose to visit can head to the gate pass over the scenic River over the 19th century suspension bridge.
Heading south, Raglan Castle transports guests back in time to the 15th century with its towering spires and beautiful rooms that can be climbed and toured in favorable weather, due to the lack of ceilings.
One of the most famous and centrally located castles in the country can be found right in the capital city. Cardiff Castle boasts centuries of history and remains one of the most iconic attractions in the city. Guests can take tours of the interior or simply take a stroll around the massive perimeter for interesting and picturesque views.
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