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Worth a visit whilst in Beddgelert!

A very sad tale but one that is remembered throughout time and immortalised in stone and bronze... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Worcester, United Kingdom
Rainy day walk

If visiting gelerts grave do as we did and take a longer route the other side of the river and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
brenda j
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A very sad tale but one that is remembered throughout time and immortalised in stone and bronze. Worth the short walk in very pretty surroundings.

Thank MicheleGrand
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If visiting gelerts grave do as we did and take a longer route the other side of the river and return to the ruins / grave last. quieter if longer stroll and the riverbank is far prettier. Also if you visit the ruins you see...More

Thank brenda j
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whilst in Beddegelert it's worth taking the short walk out of the village past the public toilets which are basic but adequate, to Gelert's grave which explains the reason for the village's name.

Thank Jayne E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The legend of Gelert and Gelert's grave is always worth having a look at when visiting Beddgelert. A nice, short walk beside the river takes you to the grave.

Thank tyrosAJ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely walk by the river and looked at Gelerts grave on route, nice story on the grave telling the story why gelert is there, further on is a statue, very interesting and worth the walk to it.

Thank Dorothy B
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Lovely to visit and read the story. The walk along the river is lovely too. If you go into the stone building behind you'll find a statue of Gelert.

Thank Beverley E
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Gelert (Welsh pronunciation: [ˈɡɛlɛrt]) is a legendary dog associated with the village of Beddgelert (whose name means "Gelert's Grave") in Gwynedd, north-west Wales.[1] The story of Gelert is a variation on the well-worn "Faithful Hound" folk-tale motif, which lives on as an urban legend. It...More

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Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

The story of Gelerts grave is centuries old and the location is very well kept and only a few minutes walk from the main street. The paths make access suitable for everyone and there a a number of benches to take in the sights and...More

Thank Roy H
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

Beautiful village, weather was fantastic, people were really friendly. The grave is a lovely walk (not far). Don’t forget to have a look in the little ruins just behind the grave. Enjoy an ice cream after.

Thank Heather E
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

We followed the grave along a footpath from the town. Easy to find. Would recommend going and taking a look

Thank Daniel B
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