Things to do at Lightwater Valley Theme Park review
Lightwater Valley is near Ripon in North Yorkshire. It has around 35 rides and attractions and is a theme park for younger families (more suited to children age 9 and under). Things have changed around a bit and they are now aiming at younger families.
Make sure you pick up a map so that you can plan your route through the park. Most days there is a cute train running to take you from one area to the other which we loved but it doesn’t take too long to walk around.
The theme park will be open for a summer full of fun for young families. With exciting rides and attractions, Lightwater Valley offers families with under 10s an amazing value day out in Yorkshire. Younger family members will love venturing into the brand new Safari Zone and going on a trek through the grasslands on board the Savannah Express, spotting the life-sized animals along the way.
Also, walk through the treetops on our new Treetop Trails adventure. Explore the park from the canopy above and crawl, run or jump along the colourful nets. Head to the Little Dipper and Lady Bird rides for a go on our mini coasters before making a splash on Splash Falls
For an extra £2.50 they have an excellent dinosaur-themed 18 hole crazy golf course.
Please note – Most places may still require you to pre-book online in advance. Some venues also still have certain areas closed for safety reasons. Please check their website and/or social media pages before visiting.
FAQ and Further Information Lightwater Valley Theme Park
Is there food and drink available?
There is a choice of fast food outlets selling hot and cold food and drinks.
What are the main things to do?
A good selection of rides for toddlers, younger children plus teenagers and adults. Playgrounds including large soft play and themed Angry birds area. Animals, crazy golf and more. There are toilets on-site, fast food outlets and a shop.
What are the ticket prices?
*Prices are subject to change and/or discounts online. *Expensive – Tickets are £16.50 each if purchased online in advance. Children under 3 are free.
Is there parking?
There is free parking.
When are they open?
Lightwater Valley theme park has staggered opening days throughout the year. It is best to check their website before you visit. For up to date opening times and dates please follow this link.
Only assistance dogs are permitted.
Are they accessible?
Please read our full review of Lightwater valley
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