Welcome to Flintshire
This beautiful Welsh border county has a countryside and coast enriched by a fascinating past. Superb road and rail links makes it an easily accessible and rewarding destination.
Flintshire is a beguiling mix of country villages, traditional market towns, sandy beaches, medieval castles and some of the most stunning scenery in North Wales. The Clwydian Range
, the location of many ancient forts, forms an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and contains part of the Offa's Dyke
footpath. The Rural Walks
in Flintshire brochure features 25 of the best walks in the County.
It's yours to explore...
Conveniently located between the Roman City of Chester
, Flintshire is much more than just a gateway.
For a short break with a difference, an action-packed family holiday, a memorable historic tour, or a base for sightseeing in Wales, Cheshire, and the Wirral, it has something for every age group all-year round.
Green and Pleasant
Contrasts abound in Flintshire. From the tranquil rolling hills and valleys making up the Clwydian Range to peaceful woodlands, country lanes, golden sands, uncommercialised villages, and panoramic views across the Cheshire plain and towards Snowdon, it ensures variety and endless pleasures for visitors, young and old alike.
Waun y Llyn Country Park, Wepre Park
and the Greenfield Valley Heritage Park
are superbly maintained and are idyllic surroundings in which to walk, explore, and observe nature at work. Historic sites include St Winefrides Well
, one of the Seven Wonders of Wales
, Basingwerk Abbey and Flint Castle
Flintshire offers freedom, choice, and that get away from it all feeling, without ever making visitors seem remote or isolated.
Everything you could want
North Wales has such a lot to offer with Llandudno, Conwy, Llangollen
easily accessible from Flintshire. With its many high-quality tourist attractions that deliver a great experience for the whole family, together with a wide range of places to stay from four-star hotels to charming B&Bs and self catering cottages, Flintshire really has everything you could want.