North Wales

North Wales is the northernmost region of Wales, in the , it is mountainous and home to beautiful beaches.

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is, by a large margin, the largest island in England and Wales at 276 sq mi island just off the coast of northwestern . Photo: Traveler100, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a county and preserved county in the north-west of . Photo: Traveler100, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a county borough in North Wales. Several of Wales' top attractions are concentrated in this small area, including Castle, the resort of Llandudno, and a large part of Snowdonia National Park. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a preserved county situated in the eastern part of North Wales. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.


is like a little slice of the tucked above the rolling moors and hills of North Wales. Photo: Diliff, CC BY-SA 3.0.

North Wales

Latitude of center
52.937° or 52° 56' 13.2" north
Longitude of center
-3.659° or 3° 39' 32.4" west
935 feet (285 metres)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Arabic: شمال ويلز
  • Basque: Iparraldeko Gales
  • Belarusian: Паўночны Ўэйлз
  • Catalan: Gal·les del Nord
  • Chinese: 北威爾斯
  • English: Gogledd Cymru
  • English: Northern Wales
  • English: North of Wales
  • Esperanto: Norda Kimrio
  • Estonian: Põhja-Wales
  • Finnish: Pohjois-Wales
  • French: Galles du Nord
  • German: Nordwales
  • Greek: Βόρεια Ουαλία
  • Hebrew: צפון ויילס
  • Indonesian: Wales Utara
  • Italian: Galles del nord
  • Japanese: ノース・ウェールズ
  • Japanese: 北ウェールズ
  • Korean: 웨일스 북부
  • Latin: Genumia
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Nord-Wales
  • Romanian: Nordul Țării Galilor
  • Romanian: Țara Galilor de nord
  • Spanish: Gales del Norte
  • Venetian: Gàłes del nord
  • Welsh: Gogledd Cymru
  • Welsh: Y Gogledd

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