Best waterfalls in Snowdonia National Park

Check out the top waterfalls in Snowdonia National Park, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Pistyll Rhaeadr(Waterfall)
1. Pistyll Rhaeadr(Waterfall)
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19 local reviews
Pistyll Rhaeadr(Waterfall), Llanrhaeadr-ym-Mochnant
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Jasper
Britains longest drop waterfall with a walk to the top and more if you want to go over the Berwyn mountains…
P
Whenever friends visit us in Llangollen, we can't resist taking them here. Its 240ft drop waterfall is…
Myfanwy
The highest waterfall in Wales, this is a gorgeous spot for hiking, taking in the views or enjoying…
1. Pistyll Rhaeadr(Waterfall)
1. Pistyll Rhaeadr(Waterfall)
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19 local reviews
Pistyll Rhaeadr(Waterfall), Llanrhaeadr-ym-Mochnant
Jasper
Jasper
Britains longest drop waterfall with a walk to the top and more if you want to go over the Berwyn mountains. If we've had a lot of rain the…
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Whenever friends visit us in Llangollen, we can't resist taking them here. Its 240ft drop waterfall is stunning and considered one of the…
Myfanwy
Myfanwy
The highest waterfall in Wales, this is a gorgeous spot for hiking, taking in the views or enjoying refreshments at the restaurant and…
2. Aber Falls
2. Aber Falls
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14 local reviews
Aber Falls, Abergwyngregyn
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Maud
Aber Falls (Rhaeadr Fawr in Welsh) is a waterfall located about two miles (3 km) south of the village of…
Nia Wyn
The waterfall is formed as the Afon Goch plunges about 120 feet (37 m) over a sill of igneous rock in the…
Helen
A stunning waterfall at the end of the Abergwyngregyn valley. About an hours saunter up a relatively gentle…
2. Aber Falls
2. Aber Falls
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14 local reviews
Aber Falls, Abergwyngregyn
Maud
Maud
Aber Falls (Rhaeadr Fawr in Welsh) is a waterfall located about two miles (3 km) south of the village of Abergwyngregyn, Gwynedd, Wales. The…
Nia Wyn
Nia Wyn
The waterfall is formed as the Afon Goch plunges about 120 feet (37 m) over a sill of igneous rock in the foothills of the Carneddau range…
Helen
Helen
A stunning waterfall at the end of the Abergwyngregyn valley. About an hours saunter up a relatively gentle grade path. Car park at the…
3. Swallow Falls
3. Swallow Falls
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6 local reviews
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Christopher
Gorgeous waterfalls, maintained well with steps and pathways to get some great photos. £2 per person entry…
Non Meleri
Pretty Awesome Waterfalls within easy walking distance (few minutes) from the A5 main road North of Betws y…
Jill
Great hike trail along the River Llugwy with waterfalls to a great tea shop at Ty Hyll (Ugly House) Betws y…
3. Swallow Falls
3. Swallow Falls
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6 local reviews
Christopher
Christopher
Gorgeous waterfalls, maintained well with steps and pathways to get some great photos. £2 per person entry through a turnstyle so be…
Non Meleri
Non Meleri
Pretty Awesome Waterfalls within easy walking distance (few minutes) from the A5 main road North of Betws y Coed. £1.50 to go through…
Jill
Jill
Great hike trail along the River Llugwy with waterfalls to a great tea shop at Ty Hyll (Ugly House) Betws y coed also has a lot of eateries…
4. Lake Vyrnwy
4. Lake Vyrnwy
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19 local reviews
Lake Vyrnwy
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Christine
A great place to visit for wildlife, play area, waterfalls, cafe, crafts, outdoor activities such as cycle…
Kelly
Nature and RSPB reserve, plenty of activities and ideal for walking and cycling. Spectacular views and…
Nick
Breathtaking setting and views. There's also an amazing hidden away waterfall at the North end of the lake.
4. Lake Vyrnwy
4. Lake Vyrnwy
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19 local reviews
Lake Vyrnwy
Christine
Christine
A great place to visit for wildlife, play area, waterfalls, cafe, crafts, outdoor activities such as cycle hire, boating etc...
Kelly
Kelly
Nature and RSPB reserve, plenty of activities and ideal for walking and cycling. Spectacular views and waterfalls.
Nick
Nick
Breathtaking setting and views. There's also an amazing hidden away waterfall at the North end of the lake.
5. Betws-y-Coed
5. Betws-y-Coed
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33 local reviews
Betws-y-Coed, Betws-y-Coed
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Patricia & Pete
Picturesque village with craft shops and outdoor activity shops. Waterfalls and walks. Plenty of good cafes…
Thomas
Lovely mountain village in Snowdonia, stop for coffee and cake, walk the river, see the waterfalls...
Myra/Kevin
Lovely village with plenty of small shops and just a few waterfalls!
5. Betws-y-Coed
5. Betws-y-Coed
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33 local reviews
Betws-y-Coed, Betws-y-Coed
Patricia & Pete
Patricia & Pete
Picturesque village with craft shops and outdoor activity shops. Waterfalls and walks. Plenty of good cafes and restaurants
Thomas
Thomas
Lovely mountain village in Snowdonia, stop for coffee and cake, walk the river, see the waterfalls...
Myra/Kevin
Myra/Kevin
Lovely village with plenty of small shops and just a few waterfalls!
6. Dolgoch Falls (NE-bound)
6. Dolgoch Falls (NE-bound)
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7 local reviews
Dolgoch Falls (NE-bound)
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Meg
This is a beautiful woodland with some very picturesque waterfalls. There is a steam train which runs through…
Paula
Dolgoch Falls are three waterfalls which provide the backdrop to a popular walk of no more than one mile and…
Sarah
Beautiful waterfalls with nature trail alongside meandering river. Tea room open daily serving light lunches…
6. Dolgoch Falls (NE-bound)
6. Dolgoch Falls (NE-bound)
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7 local reviews
Dolgoch Falls (NE-bound)
Meg
Meg
This is a beautiful woodland with some very picturesque waterfalls. There is a steam train which runs through the area and is a different…
Paula
Paula
Dolgoch Falls are three waterfalls which provide the backdrop to a popular walk of no more than one mile and there is plenty of space for…
Sarah
Sarah
Beautiful waterfalls with nature trail alongside meandering river. Tea room open daily serving light lunches and cakes.
7. Snowdonia National Park
7. Snowdonia National Park
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67 local reviews
Snowdonia National Park
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Ursula
Iconic, beautiful, peaceful national park, with the highest peak in Wales (Snowdon). Walking trails, mountain…
Jess & Julian
A visit to North Wales just wouldn't be complete without a trip the Snowdonia National Park. With stunning…
Milly
Walkers paradise just an hours drive away. Mountains, lakes, waterfalls, endless miles of beauty. A mythical…
7. Snowdonia National Park
7. Snowdonia National Park
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67 local reviews
Snowdonia National Park
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Ursula
Ursula
Iconic, beautiful, peaceful national park, with the highest peak in Wales (Snowdon). Walking trails, mountain biking, waterfalls, lake…
Jess & Julian
Jess & Julian
A visit to North Wales just wouldn't be complete without a trip the Snowdonia National Park. With stunning waterfalls, walks and of course…
Milly
Milly
Walkers paradise just an hours drive away. Mountains, lakes, waterfalls, endless miles of beauty. A mythical landscape rich in stories.
8. Coed y Brenin Forest Park
8. Coed y Brenin Forest Park
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28 local reviews
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Non Meleri
Mountain Bike or Hike along the paths of the Forest Park, or stop at Ganllwyd Car Park and walk 10 mins to…
Michelle
Very peacful walks past waterfalls and old mines. Also world renowed mountain biking centre
John And Sarah
Trails for mountain bikers and runners of all abilities. Walks to waterfalls.
8. Coed y Brenin Forest Park
8. Coed y Brenin Forest Park
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28 local reviews
Non Meleri
Non Meleri
Mountain Bike or Hike along the paths of the Forest Park, or stop at Ganllwyd Car Park and walk 10 mins to waterfalls :)
Michelle
Michelle
Very peacful walks past waterfalls and old mines. Also world renowed mountain biking centre
John And Sarah
John And Sarah
Trails for mountain bikers and runners of all abilities. Walks to waterfalls.
9. Go Below Underground Adventures
9. Go Below Underground Adventures
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11 local reviews
Go Below Underground Adventures
Closed · Opens Wednesday 9:00 AM
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Maud
A journey through a mountain via a series of exciting adventurous challenges on one of our three epic…
Sian
Take an action packed journey through a mountain via a series of exciting subterranean challenges. Includes…
9. Go Below Underground Adventures
9. Go Below Underground Adventures
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11 local reviews
Go Below Underground Adventures
Closed · Opens Wednesday 9:00 AM
+44 1690 710108
Maud
Maud
A journey through a mountain via a series of exciting adventurous challenges on one of our three epic underground adventures. Described by…
Sian
Sian
Take an action packed journey through a mountain via a series of exciting subterranean challenges. Includes zip line across caverns, boat…