Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railways
Running from Porthmadog on the coast to the "city of slate", the Ffestiniog Railway, built in 1836 to transport slate from the quarry to the port, is today a tourist attraction which passes through Snowdonia's stunning Vale of Ffestiniog, with its wooded landscapes, lakes and waterfalls.
Address:Harbour Station, LL49 9NF Blaenau Ffestiniog
Phone:+44 1766 516024
Price:21 £ (children 18.90 £)
Porthmadog-Blaenau (21 km/13 miles), Ffestiniog-Porthmadog (3hrs) - Apr-Oct: 2-6 services daily (from Porthmadog from 10.10am; to Porthmadog 11.45am); rest of year: operates less frequently, telephone for timetable