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Pontcysyllte Aqueduct

| Llangollen Canal, Wrexham LL20 7RH, Wales
+44 303 040 4040
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| Llangollen Canal, Wrexham LL20 7RH, Wales
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Reviewed 2 days ago

If you like heights and don’t mind a risk of drowning you will love a bit of this. But if you want a nice safe life then maybe you should avoid this place. You are only safe in a boat. When you walk the path...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

The visit to the aqueduct was high on my list. We went to the Jones the Boat for the narrow boat ride. I am afraid of height. I thought I would be alright since I would be inside. When the boat was getting close to...More

Thank nownow29
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had seen this on TV and this was in the to do list. Great views. Watching the canal boats cross. Amazing engineering. Do go.

Thank Southborolass
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved a walk over the aqueduct and to the river below recently. There is a information centre at the one end full of maps. brilliant views from the top

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The trip across the viaduct is one not to miss the barge owners are so knowledgable about the building of the viaduct and surrounding area. The trip can also be a wonderful time to have a group visit with a meal and drinks on board...More

Thank 345winnie
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This really is an amazing example of engineering, totally terrifying if you're nervous of heights! The only problem we encountered was the number of people who ignored the no bikes sign at the start of the walk across. Getting past people was made a lot...More

Thank hcb2017
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A pleasent afternoon out for families and dogs. Short/long walks with cafe and toilet facilities.Also there is an information centre/gift shop.

Thank WirralBettyboo71
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely walk along the canal with tremendous views from the aqueduct. Also a great pub near the aqueduct called the Telford Inn with really great food. Worth the trip on a nice day.

Thank Dave P
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Seen features on this for many years- visually striking, a wonderful experience to walk over the aqueduct, - so good that now need to back in a barge. Must be a wonder of the country. Fabulous.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Plenty to do and see, local pub does good food with friendly staff and atmosphere, you ca just relax, go for a boat ride, explore the sites.

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Rifen Z
4 May 2018|
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Response from Duncan B | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is free parking adjacent to the aqueduct.
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WanderJane
27 February 2018|
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Response from 14DLB | Reviewed this property |
It will depend on the time of year you visit. We went in the winter and it was a raging torrent not safe for anyone
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Wendy B
17 November 2017|
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Response from paul s | Reviewed this property |
I don't know the duration of journey but suggest if travelling both ways over the aqueduct at least 10 minutes each way. Having not taken a boat but walked on the towpath along it the aqueduct it really is worthwhile for the... More
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