London, the capital of the United Kingdom, is located roughly 160 miles (257 kilometers) east of Tywyn, while Bristol is 70 miles (113 kilometers) to the southeast.
Tywyn isn't the only place in this popular region worth seeing; those with enough time can also rent a vehicle and set off to explore the unique qualities of the nearby countryside, communities and cultural attractions. Head 17 miles (27 kilometers) southwest from Tywyn to Rhayader, where you can visit the Rhayader Museum and Gallery and Gigrin Farm Red Kite Feeding Centre.
When you are ready to head further afield beyond Tywyn, check out the nearest regional area. Aberystwyth is situated 25 miles (40 kilometers) away and features sights like Aberystwyth Castle, Aberystwyth Beach and Aberystwyth University. Be sure not to rush back to Tywyn until you've visited Aberystwyth's Constitution Hill, Devil's Bridge and National Library of Wales.
The most rewarding places for tourists to visit when they discover a place they have never been are the ones that provide a window into the local culture. Don't skip Wales' history museums, art museums and theaters.
Have you always wanted to try sky diving? This area is the perfect spot to do it. If you enjoy the water, this is the perfect place to visit. Kite surfing is a common pastime and another popular watersport on offer is surfing.
When planning your vacation to Tywyn, it's handy to remember that the most convenient major airport, Cardiff International Airport, is situated in in Cardiff, 55 miles (89 kilometers) away.