North Wales & Snowdonia
Student weekend tour to North Wales & Snowdonia with UK Study Tours
Portmeirion, Wales. Portmeirion is a popular tourist village in Gwynedd, North Wales. It was designed and built by Sir Clough Williams-Ellis between 1925 and 1975 in the style of an Italian village and is now owned by a charitable trust. Portmeirion has served as the location for numerous films and television shows as well as having many famous visitors.The grounds contain an important collection of rhododendrons and other exotic plants in a wild Mediterranean garden setting.