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spectacular views

after a very short walk , you appear in an amazing location which has truly amazing views of the... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
Katherine O
Caernarfon, United Kingdom
Really impressive viewpoint, though a little difficult to find!

A short walk out of town (having to rely on directions from previous reviewers on this site... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2018
Nick D
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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Twthill viewpoint overlooking the town of Caernarfon allows you to experience a panoramic view of Eryri (Snowdonia), Ynys Mon (Anglesey) and the Menai Straits.
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Caernarfon LL551PF, Wales
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Reviewed 3 September 2018

after a very short walk , you appear in an amazing location which has truly amazing views of the town . Great vantage point on fireworks night !

Thank Katherine O
Reviewed 13 July 2018

A short walk out of town (having to rely on directions from previous reviewers on this site - crossing a main road via footbridge) this was however well worth the effort due to the fantastic views across Caernarfon, the strait to Anglesey, and back towards...More

Thank Nick D
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely walk up here today with a great view of the city, google maps wasn’t very helpful in finding it when typing in Ben Twthill. Instead, look for the church of St David and St Helen, on Twthill East street, there’s a slate...More

Thank Henrietta F
Reviewed 5 March 2018

A village in itself with all amenities. A good hill for a short walk ending in glorious views of Snowdonia, Anglesey and the town of Caernarfon.

Thank 283dewij
Reviewed 13 September 2017

On a windy Wednesday, Hubby and I decided to try and find this remote location. We walked from the town centre, passing Weatherspoons, then turned right up passed the Welsh Assembly Offices, crossed the road bridge, turned left up Thomas Street (inbetween a chip shop...More

3  Thank Jilly2903
Reviewed 12 July 2017

if you want a good view of caernarfon menai straits angeisey and the mountains take a camera it well worth it and a good walk

Thank Ifor W
Reviewed 6 June 2017

This is a very good hill, gives a nice view of Caernarfon and Anglesy. From up here people have taken pictures, timelapses, stop motion etc. If you wanna see the town from a nice view come up the hill. It feels like the town in...More

4  Thank Tyiler H
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Well worth the climb, it has wonderful views we took great photographs from here. On a clear day it is quite breathtaking

Thank Edna080
Reviewed 13 March 2017

It is easy to get to twthill and a short walk up to the top. Well worth it for the views over the town and castle as well as off the menai straits and Anglesey. A great spot for a picnic if you get the...More

1  Thank eifioncymru
Reviewed 2 March 2017

It is a lovley place to go and see around the town from a fairly high spot. We went with our eldast grandson(aged 10) and at the top a WW2 plane went past. We told him to wave and the pilot dipped his wings in...More

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