Castell Dinas Bran, Wrexham
Castell Dinas Bran

Castell Dinas Brân

Castell Dinas Brân comprises the medieval remains of a once-glorious castle which rest on a hilltop between Llangollen and Wrexham. The castle came to be during the 1260s when it was built by Gruffydd Maelor II.

Castell Dinas Brân has seen a wealth of history in its time, from the Iron age to the late medieval era. You can uncover this history by embarking on a challenging uphill hike, where handy information boards showcase the landmark’s past.

Once you’ve reached the top of the hill, the castle’s remains as well as extraordinary sights of the surrounding country await. Be sure to bring a picnic with you, so you can enjoy lunch with a gorgeous backdrop.

Don’t forget to wander through the ruins’ weaving walls before making your way down the hill and venturing to one of Llangollen’s welcoming eateries.

Astounding sights await at Castell Dinas Brân…

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