Things To Do

There are many wonderful places to visit in North Wales and Ffynnon Ddu is ideally situated for seeing all that North Wales has to offer.

We’re also just 16 miles from Chester – if you want to venture into England.

Take a look at the photographs below to explore just a few wonderful things North Wales has to offer or enjoy the fantastic Discover Flintshire video.


The nearby Clwydian Range is famous for the quality of its trails for walkers and mountain bikers. Offa’s Dyke Path runs along its ridges, the peaks are dotted with iron age hillforts and there are villages, ancient churches and pubs just waiting to be discovered. Within a few miles of the cottage, you’ll find horse riding centres and golf courses. Also nearby is the busy market town of Mold (markets on Wednesdays and Saturdays) and the world famous Theatr Clwyd.

St. Winifride’s Well at Holywell is also a popular tourist attraction. Further afield is the Roman walled city of Chester, famous for its historical architecture, galleries, wonderful shops pubs and restaurants, bustling nightlife, and famous zoo.