Browsing local attractions within 25 miles of Gorphwysfa House
Self-guided audio-visual tours through the old workings on foot. Winding tunnels and large colourful chambers with magnificent stalactite and stalagmite formations. A rare opportunity to explore tunnels abandoned in 1903.
Bodnant Garden is one of the most beautiful gardens in the UK, spanning some 80 acres and is situated above the River Conwy on ground sloping towards the west and looking across the valley towards the Snowdonia range.
Conwy Water Gardens and Coarse Fishery, Glyn Isa, LL32 8TP, Tel: 01492 650063, www.conwywatergardens.co.uk, (10 miles, 16kms)
Within the grounds of Conwy Water Gardens are three well stocked coarse fishing lakes. These lakes enjoy stunning views over the Rowen Valley and are surrounded by the natural woodland & farm land of North Wales.
Ultimate High offers a range of mountaineering experiences for our home mountains of Snowdonia as well as Scotland and the Alps. These days are designed to develop the necessary skills to fully experience the world of mountaineering.
Walking with Nordic Poles in North Wales Here’s an opportunity to try out a different kind of walking! And to do it in the lovely hills and valleys of North Wales! Are you on holiday in North Wales? Here for a short break?
The Mermaid Spa removes you a little from your normal life and touches you with a little of the magic of the Portmeirion experience. Each visitor to the Spa is unique, treated throughout the whole experience as special.
We specialise in accompanied walking tours of the Clwydian range, which forms a 35 km north-south chain of undulating hills extending to 160 sq.km and rising to 554 metres at the summit of Moel Famau in the centre of the area.
Llanfrothen, PENRHYNDEUDRAETH, Gwynedd, LL48 6SW, Tel: 01743 241181, www.brondanw.org, (13 miles, 22kms)
Edwardian garden created by Sir Clough William-Ellis.
Plas Y Brenin offers a range of outdoor pursuit and activity courses for every level of expertise - hill walking, rock climbing, canoeing, kayaking, skiing, orienteering, mountain biking plus much more. Run by the Mountain Training Trust.
Free Parking, Butterfly House, Bird House, Snake House, lizard land. Phasmid Corner, Ant Avenue, Tropical Hide, Toddlers Corner, Pets Corner, Aviary, Butterfly Garden, Terrapin Pond, Cafe, Shop, Play area indoor and outdoor.
The largest garden railway in the Wales, miniature animals (Shetland, donkeys, goats etc), 1.5 mile land walk, picnic areas, children's play area. Café, shop, outdoor attraction. A must for all animal, train & nature enthusiasts.
Our guided tours explore the stunning coastline of North Wales. Experience the tranquility of the Menai Straits or travel seaward to Llanddwyn Island, a rocky peninsula of beauty, surrounded by white sandy beaches.
WELSH DRAGON TOURS has been providing quality vacation packages throughout Wales since 2005. We specialize in flexible, exclusive itineraries for smaller groups and operate all year round.
Established 1882. Devoted to the visual arts in Wales, with over 120 artist members, open all year with a changing exhibition programme of contemporary and traditional paintings and sculptures, plus talks, demonstrations and workshops.
Zip World has the longest zip wire in Europe, located in the dramatic setting of Penrhyn Quarry, Bethesda, “The nearest thing to flying” With speeds up to 119mph, travelling 500ft above the mountain lake, be ready for a ride of a lifetime.
Remains of an auxiliary Roman fort, probably established in the late 70s A.D. and modified through to the late fourth century. Adjacent to the Roman fort is Segontium Roman Museum, which is run by an independent trust, Segontium Cyf.
Llanddaniel Fab, GAERWEN, Isle of Anglesey, LL60 6NN, Tel: 01248 421150, (20 miles, 32kms)
12 hole (10 par 3, 2 par 4) course, set in rural location. The fairways are set along gentle slopes with particularly challenging greens. Club hire available. Lessons can be booked by appointment. All-weather floodlit 14 bay driving range.
Bala Adventure and Watersports is one of the UK’s top specialists in outdoor activity, on water and land. Windsurfing, sailing, kayaking, canoeing, rock climbing, abseiling, archery, raft building, and whitewater rafting.