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Private guided hiking holiday from the comfort of 5* Accommodation

3 Day - Welsh 3 Peaks

Yr Wyddfa (Snowdon) 1085m, Cader Idris 893m, Pen y Fan 886m

For those wanting to scale the famous Welsh 3 peaks over a more relaxed 3 days, from the comfort of a 5* 'base camp' B&B. The Vicarage is perfectly located to reach all three peaks with ease.

Benefit from the expertise and local knowledge offered by our good friends and certified mountain leaders, Ar y Trywydd.

from £256 per person

3 days of private guided hiking, 2 nights 5* accommodation, breakfasts, lunches.

Hiking

Meet your Guide

Your guide, Gwydion (Gwyds), has over 25 years experience working as an Outdoor activity instructor, 10 years experience in developing outdoor mountaineering and orienteering activities in Snowdonia and is a fully certified Mountain Leader and Rock Climbing instructor.

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Itinerary

DAY 1 - YR WYDDFA (Snowdon)

  • Meet your guide at a pre arranged meeting place at the base of Yr Wyddfa

  • Hike the mountain

  • End of Day catch-up & journey to your accommodation (approx 1 hour drive)

  • Arrive & check-in to The Old Vicarage

DAY 2 - CADER IDRIS

​At 893 m (2,930 ft), Cader (or Cadair) Idris is the highest mountain in southern Snowdonia and is situated behind The Old Vicarage.

  • Meet Gwydion at Breakfast (9:00am), and discuss the upcoming day.

  • Collect packed lunch

  • Travel to Cader Idris (Dol Idris, Minffordd Car Park) 10 min drive

  • Hike the Minffordd path to summit, descend via Mynydd Moel/Moelfryn

  • Return to The Old Vicarage for afternoon tea/coffee and discuss plans for Day 2/3 with your guide.

DAY 3 - PEN Y FAN

​Pen y Fan is the highest peak in South Wales, situated in the Brecon Beacons National Park.

  • Rise at 7:30 and collect packed breakfast and lunches

  • Check-out 

  • Meet at mountain/pre arranged meeting point (approx 2 hr drive)

  • Hike Pen y Fan

  • Journey home 

 

(Option to stay additional nights at a reduced rate - please enquire when booking)

What will I need?

  • Your own car to get to meeting points - we can arrange shuttles for extra cost, please enquire when booking

  • A moderate level of fitness, these are mountains, not hills.

  • Good/suitable walking shoes/boots

  • Suitable clothing (not jeans) – layers work best

    • Warm layer – fleece jacket(s)

    • Suitable trousers

    • Hat and gloves

    • Spare warm layer to be carried

    • Waterproof jacket and trousers

  • Rucksack (min 25l)

  • Cost of evening meals is not included in price (we can pre-book these, and taxis, for you)

  • Breakfast & lunches for day 1 (before you check-in)

  • Personal insurance

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Price

Minimum group size is 1, Max. 8

Example package based on 8 sharing 4 rooms

£256 per person

Example based on 2 sharing 1 room

£500 per person

Booking will require a non-refundable deposit of £95per person, payable within 48hours of booking, remainder to be paid 7 days before check-in . Subject to availability T&Cs still apply.

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