Dates In November / December 2020 & January / February 2021
Award winning Plas Tan-Yr-Allt Historic Country House in partnership with Booklovers’ Literary Tours is delighted to announce a series of exclusive weekend tours later on this and early next year. Offering you the opportunity to discover more about the great and often controversial Percy Bysshe Shelley.
One of the most highly regarded Romantic poets of the 19th century, Shelley has strong connections with Plas Tan Yr Allt, staying here between 1812 and 1813 and completing his most famous work “Queen Mab” whilst residing here.
We will be sharing some of the secrets of his eventful stay with you and taking you on a tour of some of the locations most associated with him and his enterprises.
Would you like to learn more?
Welcome to our ‘Shelley Discovery Weekend’ where you will get to…….
Stay 3 nights B&B at award winning Plas Tan Yr Allt Historic Country House.
Savour the legendary Miss Hilda’s Edwardian Cream Tea on arrival.
Enjoy our full tour programme with the services of a knowledgeable & expert guide.
Not have to worry about transport as this is included.
Walk the Shelley Trail incorporating the Roman Steps, Pant Ifan Farm and Tremadog.
Visit the Cob in Porthmadog where Shelley raised funds for its infamous 1812 breach.
Take a trip on the world famous Ffestiniog Railway.
Relax with an evening of poetry reading and discussion of “Queen Mab.”
Evening meal at Y Sgwar, 2017 winner of the “Best Restaurant in Wales.”
“One of the top 10 literary writers retreats in the UK for a truly inspirational break.” The Observer On Sunday