London, the capital of the United Kingdom, is situated about 170 miles (274 kilometers) southeast of Llanwddyn, while Liverpool is 50 miles (80 kilometers) to the northeast.
Llanwddyn isn't the only spot in Wales worth exploring; visitors with plenty of time should also head off and experience the charms of the nearby landscapes, communities and cultural attractions. Places in the vicinity of Llanwddyn are Llangollen, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the southwest, and Montgomery, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the northwest.
Around 35 miles (56 kilometers) to the southwest of Llanwddyn is Aberystwyth, an important regional center which is home to Aberystwyth University, Aberystwyth Beach and National Library of Wales. Constitution Hill, Devil's Bridge and Aberystwyth Castle are some more places worth investigating for those who would like to spend a while longer there.
To really understand a place, it's good to revisit the past. Wales' fine old ruins are a great starting point.
Combine education and relaxation on your travels by joining one of Llanwddyn's excellent winery tours and city walking tours. This area has some great places for surfing, so check you fit that into your itinerary. Kite surfing is another popular activity here.
For those who plan on arriving and departing by air, keep in mind that the closest major airport is John Lennon Airport, 45 miles (72 kilometers) to the northeast of Llanwddyn.