There is plenty of information about Betws-y-coed available online, which can be very useful to those planning a trip to the Snowdonia National Park in North Wales.

A good place to begin doing some preliminary research is on this Betws-y-coed Information page, which was found through Wikipedia.  Here, one can obtain such background information as history and population statistics.

The Snowdonia National Park Homepage is a good place to find information general to the entire national park, including Betws-y-coed, about issues such as recreation, travel, places to visit and more.

This Betws-y-coed Tourism site and this Betws-y-coed  site are two good resources for information specific to the Betws-y-coed area.

There is a Tourist Information Centre in the village which is open all year round - email address is , telephone 01690 710426 and fax 01690 710665. It offers a range of information about things to do in the area, and does a bed-booking service for both local and national accommodation.

A good way to get to know an unfamiliar area better is by studying its geography.  Get started by looking at a Map of the UK, a Map of Wales, and a Map of Snowdonia National Park.

For weather information about Betws-y-coed, check out this Five Day Forecast, and this Monthly Weather Averages page.

Although there are no foreign embassies located in Betws-y-coed, many countries have a location somewhere in the United Kingdom (most in London ).  For a complete list, including contact and location information, check out this Foreign Embassies List.