Top Tours for Discovering Anglesey

Posted: 1st September, 2015

Anglesey has some of the most stunning scenery and rich history. So why not make the most of our fabulous location and get booked on one of the many guided tours available?

With so many different themes and locations to choose from there will be a tour to appeal to everyone. After all, nobody ever speaks of the great indoors! We’ve gathered together a list of the top tour providers operating in Anglesey.


1. Ancient Footprints Archaeological Tours

For anyone fascinated by archaeology, or even just mildly interested in the history of ancient Wales, Ancient Footprints Archaeological Tours will be sure to provide a riveting experience on their day tours.

With an introduction to a range of prehistoric to late medieval sites, you will be guided by tour leaders who are specialists in their fields and extremely enthusiastic about what they do.

Everything is taken care of by the team including lunch, entry costs and travel arrangements. You can focus entirely on learning about Anglesey’s history, as well as its wide variety of flora and fauna.


2. Nature’s Work

If you’re more inclined to a local cruise excursion, Nature’s Work offers just that, with its expertly guided cruise tours of Holyhead.

This is a wonderful introduction to Welsh culture and landscapes, encompassing the highlights of North Wales. It also allows you the freedom to explore the area at your own pace and take in the stunning scenery.


3. Naturebites


Naturebites is a provider of wildlife tours around Anglesey, and they have tours that will appeal to avid birdwatchers especially.

You could participate in a ‘Bird Race’ to identify the most birds you can in a variety of different habitats.

They also have more relaxed tours, providing an opportunity to observe Anglesey’s most elusive inhabitants. The tour guides also take the time to teach you observation and bushcraft skills so you can make the most of being outdoors.


4. Guide North Wales

Guide North Wales run bespoke guided tours around Anglesey, giving you the chance to pick and choose where you want to explore.

Explore Beaumaris Castle, enjoy breathtaking views from South Stack lighthouse, visit Llynton Mill, or even check out ancient burial chambers and standing stones. Combine these activities with a gentle coastal walk and you have a relaxing, yet educational, day out.


5. Wales Best Guide

If you’re in the mood for a shorter tour, Wales Best Guide is perfect for you. They have a range of one and two hour tours, focusing on different elements and regions of our great island.

Take part in a Megalithic Anglesey tour, visit Amlwch Port, or take a historical town trail around Beaumaris.

We also have a blog article on exploring Anglesey by boat if you like to discover the gorgeous coastline. Keep up to date with Anglesey attractions and events with our Silver Bay blog, or say hello on Facebook or Twitter!