With the school holidays just beginning we thought we’d round up some of our favourite things to do in North Wales with the kids whether you live locally or will be visiting on holiday there’s plenty to do for children of all ages come rain or shine!
Enchanting outdoor attraction, with walks, a variety of animals, and the largest model miniature railway in Wales.
Daily 10.30am-5pm. Bontnewydd, 01286 673133 www.gypsywood.co.uk
Fun for all the family from pony rides, tractor tours, sheep-shearing and an adventure playground.
Open daily 10.30am-5pm. Llangefni, 01407 840440 or www.parc-henblas-park.co.uk
Llanberis Lake Railway
Relive the days of steam alongside the lakeside and stop of for a picnic half way!
Open daily. Llanberis, 01286 870549, www.lake-railway.co.uk
A visitor centre in the centre of the village of Llanberis displaying the history of the area. A tour of the Dinorwig underground power station is also available. A soft play center is also situated at the back of the building.
Daily 9.30am-5.30pm. Electric Mountain, Llanberis. 01286 870636 www.fhc.co.uk
GreenWood Forest Park
Fun outdoor adventure park full of den building, archery, a jungle boat adventure, roller coaster and toboggan runs also with an indoor and outdoor adventure playground
Open daily 10am-5.30pm. Y Felinheli 01248 671493, www.greenwoodforestpark.co.uk
Colwyn Bay Mountain Zoo
A fun day out for all the family with exotic animals from all over the world
Daily 9.30am-5pm. Colwyn Bay, 01492 532938,www.welshmountainzoo.org.uk
Experience fun and safe adventure on the thrilling Adventure Rope Coursezip line and climbing wall
Open daily 9.30am-5pm. Adults and child £20. Pwllheli. 01766 819187 or www.ropeworks.co.uk
Giant drop slides, ball pools, tubes, bridges, maze, climbing walls, nets and ropes to keep the kids thoroughly entertained whilst the adults sit and enjoy a coffee in the cafe.
Open daily 10am-5pm. Caernarfon 01286 671911 or www.thefuncentre.co.uk
Redline Indoor Karting
Experience all the thrills of go-karting without any weather worries at the indoor karting centre.
Mon-Fri 10am-8pm, Sat-Sun 10am-7pm. Caernarfon, 01286 669515,
For the thrill-seekers out there the surreal experience of Bounce Below is unlike anything seen before! Huge nets are hung in the old slate cavern at different levels, linked together by tunnels and slides where you are free to jump, climb and slide.
Open daily, Adults & Children £20 each, Blaenau Ffestiniog, 01248 601 444 www.bouncebelow.net
Tree Top Adventure
A fun high rope course which including thrilling zip wires and a parachute simulator perfect for those wanting to get their pulse racing!
Daily. Book for details. Betws-y-Coed, 01690 710 914 www.ttadventure.co.uk