There are many reasons to visit wales. From the breathtaking scenery of Snowdonia, to the historical sights of Conwy Castle. Here we have a list of the most popular attractions in the surrounding area.

Please click on the activities title to visit the relevant website for more information.

Bounce Below & Zip World

Zip World Titan at Llechwedd Slate
Caverns, near the historic slate mining town of Blaenau Ffestiniog. This is the first four person zip line
in Europe and the combination
of Velocity and Titan makes North Wales the zip line capital 
of the world.

01248 601 444


Surf Snowdonia

is in the close by village of Dolgarrog,
on the edge of Snowdonia National Park. The 300-metre lagoon is the centre-piece of the Adventure Park
with many other adrenaline thrills
to wet your appetite and keep the whole family occupied.

01492 353123


Glan-y-Gors Go Karting Park

One of the largest Go-karting circuits
in the UK, regularly holding televised
events. Arrive and drive, party bookings and gift vouchers available.

01490 420770



guided walks through Snowdonia, climbing, abseiling, gorge scrambling,

mountain-biking, to name but a few outdoor pursuits.

Group breaks, specialist instruction and all safety equipment provided.

01690 710754


Go Below

The adventure attraction in North Wales that you

can do all year round whatever the weather.

The Go-Below Challenge presents you with a series of obstacles on

a subterranean journey. Challenges are suitable
from 10 yrs plus with different levels of difficulty.

01690 710108


Dragon Raiders Activity Park

Paintballing, Segway trekking and ‘survival the Bear Grylls way’ are 
a few of the attractions on offer
at the Dragon Raiders Activity park. 
For abilities of all ages, groups and parties, there will be something to suit the most adventurous.

01766 523119


Gwydyr Riding & Trekking 

Riding for all ages and abilities.
Booking advisable, open all yea. 

01690 760248


Bala Adventure and Water Sports

Open to individuals, groups and families of all abilities and ages

activities such as canoeing, kayaking, climbing, abseiling,

windsurfing, sailing, archery, camp craft, raft building, mountain biking, powerboats,

hill walking, gorge walking and whitewater rafting plus many more...

01678 521059


Llangollen Outdoors

White Water Tubing is an incredible way to explore the beautiful Dee valley. 

The trip covers a distance of 3km and come face to face with some of the largest

rapids on the river and floats through some of the UK's most scenic countryside.

01978 897220


Dolwyddelan Castle

Dolwyddelan is unusual within Wales. 
In a land of castles, Dolwyddelan stands apart not as a stronghold erected 

by the Norman or English forces but as a fortress of the native Welsh princes. 

The castle occupiesa magnificent location deep in Snowdonia,

on a ridge set againstthe rugged backcloth of Moel Siabod.

It was built between about 1210 and 1240 by Wales's most powerful medieval prince, Llwelyn
the Great, ruler of Snowdonia.


Conwy Castle

Conwy Castle is a medieval fortification in Conwy, on the north coast of Wales. 

It was built by Edward I, during his conquest of Wales, between 1283 and 1289.


Bodnant Gardens

Bodnant Garden is a National Trust property near Tal-y-Cafn,

in the county borough of Conwy, Wales, situated overlooking 

the Conwy Valley towards the Carneddau range of mountains, 

home to many worldwide species of tree, shrubs and plants. 

Opens End-February to Mid-November


Riverside Chocolate House

Set besides the river in the village
of Pentrefoelas between Snowdonia and Hiraethog in North Wales.



Bala Steam Railway

Rheilffordd Llyn Tegid (Bala Lake Railway) offers a delightful

9-mile (1 hour approx.) return journey alongside Llyn Tegid (Bala Lake),

through the beautiful and natural Snowdonia National Park.

The journey offers extensive views of Llyn Tegid, its surrounding countryside as well as the Arenig Fawr,

Aran Benllyn and Aran Fawddwy mountains. Keep a look out for

the herons & buzzards that nest near the line -

a perfect example of nature and machines living side by side.

01678 540666


Snowdon Railway

The Snowdon Mountain Railway is a narrow gauge rack that travels

for 4.7 miles from Llanberis to the summit of Snowdon, the highest peak in England and Wales.

0844 493 8120


Llangollen Railway

Llangollen Railway is a Heritage Railway that runs predominantly
Steam Locomotive Services throughout the year

01978 860979





Ryydlydan, Nr Betws-y-Coed,

Conwy, North Wales,

LL24 0LL


Office - 01902 426131

Giler Arms - 01690 770612