The narrow gauge Talyllyn Railway runs from Tywyn to our local village of Abergynolwyn and the old slate quarry at Nant Gwernol. Visitors to the Pen-y-Bont Hotel often enjoy the journey as a day out in Tywyn where you can visit the beach.
The internationally renowned Centre for Alternative Technology (CAT) seeks to empower people to live a more sustainable life. You can visit and see Green Energy schemes in action or join one of their many training courses run throughout the year.
Founded by St. Cadfan in the 6th Century, it celebrated it's 1,500 year anniversary in 2016. The current "Mother Church" is 11th Century Norman and contains the oldest Welsh writing. It is open daily from 8 am to 5.30 pm.