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Y Bont Fawr - Llanrwst Bridge

Bridge Street, Llanrwst, Wales
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This bridge is one of the wonders of Wales but not necessarily if you're driving a motor home. We... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Tony J
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Carmarthen, United Kingdom
Beautiful views!

Traditional Welsh Town at its best and the cafe is delightful for tea cakes and ice cream ! Just... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Janna2393
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Berkshire, United Kingdom
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  • Average7%
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“tea room” (9 reviews)
“ivy covered” (3 reviews)
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Bridge Street, Llanrwst, Wales
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Reviewed yesterday

This bridge is one of the wonders of Wales but not necessarily if you're driving a motor home. We managed it successfully with my wife acting as a lookout on foot on the crest of the bridge. On the return there's a lighting system but...More

Thank Tony J
Reviewed yesterday

Traditional Welsh Town at its best and the cafe is delightful for tea cakes and ice cream ! Just across the bridge covered in ivy.

Thank Janna2393
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's from the 1600's - locals give way to whoever reaches the middle point first. There are often arguments in summer when tourists who don't know the customs try and cross it. There will be a time that they will stop traffic going over it...More

Thank Liz D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well, it's a bridge. The highlight here is hoping that two cars will meet on this one way bridge. There are no traffic lights, as this would cause problems on the main road. So only one direction has approaching car warning lights, so two cars...More

Thank PandM_10
Reviewed 5 June 2017

This narrow three-arch stone bridge was built in 1636. The bridge connects the town with amongst other buildings, the 15th-century courthouse known as Tu Hwnt i'r Bont (now a Tea Rooms) and also by road to nearby Trefriw. Be careful as you walk over as...More

Thank HarryS70
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

But so much more. A tea room on one side that used to be a court house and the bridge was built in the 1600s. Fascinating to just sit and watch the vehicles manoeuvring over it. Something simple but very special.

Thank Elizabeth D
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Beautiful, unique bridge to cross the river, at Llanrwst. It's just wide enough for one car, and you drive uphill from either side. So be patient if you get towards the middle and discover a car is coming up from the other side (and one...More

Thank twodillmans
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Beautiful scenery! Everytime I visit North Wales this is my first stop. The scenery is spectacular !

Thank jackieholt123
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

A very picturesque bridge that spans the river at the town of llanwrst. Traffic flows just one way so watching cars meet on the brow of the bridge is quite entertaining as there is often a stand off!

Thank AndMandy
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

We walked over the bridge and went down to the river, so our dog could have a paddle. It is worth a visit, especially looking back from the river.

Thank SJBerkshire81
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