Welshpool Tourism

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Welshpool (Welsh: Y Trallwng) is a town in Wales, historically in the county of Montgomeryshire, but currently administered as part of the unitary authority of Powys. The town is 4 miles (6 km) from the Wales–England border and low-lying on the River Severn; its Welsh language name Y Trallwng literally means "the marshy or sinking land". Welshpool is the fourth largest town in Powys. In English it was initially known as Pool but its name was changed to Welshpool in 1835 to distinguish it from the English town of Poole. It has a population of 6,664 (United Kingdom Census 2011), contains much Georgian architecture and is just north of Powis Castle.


If you are looking for travel information of Welshpool in United Kingdom, you've come to the right place. A gripping city on its own right, Liverpool also deserves a visit. Liverpool is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Museum Of Science And Industry, The Lowry, The Village. To reach Welshpool, hop on a flight to airport which is the nearest major Liverpool John Lennon Airport. Tour packages of Welshpool are of 1 to 2 days duration.

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Facts and Stats for Welshpool*

  • Welshpool: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Welshpool for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Welshpool.

  • Living in Welshpool - Quality of Life

    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

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