Bangor, Wales

Bangor is an old coastal city located in North Wales, full of character, with a wealth of fascinating places to explore. The city is located in a breath taking landscape with panoramic views on the shores of the Menai Straits, nestled between the backdrop of the Snowdonia Mountains to the south and the Island of Anglesey to the north.

Penrhyn Castle
The enormous neo-Norman Penrhyn Castle was built in the 19th century as a country house.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bangor has a small population of 14,000. Yet, because it is a university town it has many amenities for a small place, including great transport links that make travel to all major UK cities including London and Dublin convenient. The mean temperature for July is a high of 18ºC and a low of 11ºC. For more information, please visit: www.walesdirectory.co.uk/Towns_in_Wales/Bangor_Town.htm

 

Garth Pier
Opened in 1896, Garth Pier, at 460M (1500ft) in length, is the
second 
longest pier in Wales.