A brute of a fortress. Caernarfon Castle’s pumped-up appearance is unashamedly muscle-bound and intimidating. Picking a fight with this massive structure would have been a daunting prospect.
Looking for an expert to show you the hidden gems of North Wales? Book a Professional Blue Badge Tourist Guide - CelticTours Wales - fun and private just for you - prices are very competitive. Groups from 4 to 50 welcome.
Over 3/4m (1.2km) of town walls, one of the finest and most complete sets in Europe, with twenty-one towers and three gateways. N and W of castle, enclosing much of the town.