In need of some summer holiday inspiration? We’ve put together 5 unforgettable summer holiday experiences in North Wales.

1. Have an animal encounter

Get up close and personal with animals from around the world. The incredible animal experience at the Welsh Mountain Zoo gives children aged 7 and above the opportunity to feed and learn about the animals. Under the supervision of a zoo keeper, the children will encounter Meerkats, penguins, sea lions, primates and snow leopards. The ultimate summer holiday experience!

2. Reach new heights

We’re lucky in North Wales – not only do we have some of the best outdoor adventure facilities – but our indoor ones aren’t bad either! The Boardroom is located in Queensferry and provides one of the best climbing walls in the UK. With children clubs running on weekends and evenings throughout the summer holidays – now is the perfect time for your little ones to try their hand at indoor climbing.

3. Discover a legend

Deep in the mountains of Snowdonia, a legend lies waiting. King Arthurs Labyrinth is a storytelling adventure which travels deep beneath the ground. Take the children back in time for this unforgettable summer adventure. 

4. Become a scientist

The ideal attraction for children interested in science. Techniquest Glyndŵr is a place of discovery and engagement – where children can learn and take part in experiments. During the summer holidays, there are plenty of workshops running making learning fun.

5. Make a splash

Introducing solar splash – only found at Greenwood Forest Park. Powered by solar energy, the slide is the parks latest addition. If fast rides aren’t for you, the park has plenty of things to do for the whole family, as well as a packed programme of events during the summer holidays.


Welsh Mountain Zoo
Animal Collection
Welsh Mountain Zoo

Planning on visiting the amazing Welsh Mountain Zoo?...If so, click here to get the latest information direct from the official North Wales tourism site!

The Boardroom
Adventure Park / Playground
The Boardroom

The Boardroom is one mighty fine indoor climbing venue. Stylish, relaxed and friendly with some beautiful blocs, lead and top rope lines providing over 1000m� of climbing as well as having the UK�s first PSICOBLOC!

King Arthur's Labyrinth
Heritage / Visitor Centre
Sailing the boat towards the magical underground waterfall in King Arthur's Labyrinth

Sail through the magical veil of an underground waterfall into a mythical world filled with dragons, giants, fierce battles and the legendary leader of the ancient Britons King Arthur. Welsh legends unfold as you explore the vast underground caverns and winding tunnels of the Labyrinth with your guide – a hooded Dark Age Boatman.

TechniQuest Glyndwr
Science Centre
TechniQuest Glyndwr

Science Discovery Centre with over 75 hands-on exhibits, live family science shows, daring demos and fun challenges. Open all year.

GreenWood Forest Park
Adventure Park / Playground
GreenWood Forest Park

GreenWood Forest Park is North Wales' leading family attraction situated between Bangor and Caernarfon. It offers a day out packed with forest fun and activities.



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