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Railway Event, from 5 Aug 2018, £24-£36

Journey into the Past

Journey into the Past


Take a heritage train ride into the past - travelling between Dinas and Rhyd Ddu in historic carriages, behind a 150-year old steam locomotive...

You will be accompanied by an on-board guide, who will point out places and items of interest along the way. There'll be an extended stop at Tryfan Junction to to visit the beautifully restored station building - and to photograph the heritage train in this remote location - before continuing through the beautiful Gwyfrai valley to Rhyd Ddu on the slopes of Snowdon...

A packed lunch will also be provided for you to enjoy during the journey.

These trains are sponsored by the Welsh Highland Railway Heritage Group. Advance Booking required. Advance booking is required for these train - so please phone our Booking Office on 01766 516024 to reserve your seats.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsFacilities for groupsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberTelephone (public)Accepts groupsFacilities for corporate hospitality

Event details

Dates Times
Sun 19 Aug 2018 10:15
Sun 26 Aug 2018 10:15


Ticket prices: Adults £36.00 (plus a £5.00 add-on fare if you are travelling from Caernarfon); includes a packed lunch and tea/coffee. Children/Society Members £24.00.

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Enquiry Line

01766 516024


St Helen's Road,
LL55 2YD



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Map reference: SH 481623  Lat: 53.13615 Long: -4.27212

Caernarfon Station (LL55 2YD) is situated close to the Castle on St. Helen's Road, approximately 10 minutes walk from the bus station and public car parks. Rhyd Ddu station is on the Sherpa bus network.

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Telephone (public)Telephone (public)
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality