Zip World Penrhyn Quarry
Last Updated on February 20, 2024 by Suzy
Things to do at Zip World Penrhyn Quarry review
The length of time you spend at Zip World Penrhyn Quarry in Bethesda, North Wales all depends on how many activities you take part in. This is a high adrenalin adventure day out with plenty of fun-filled activities. All activities have age restrictions.
Penrhyn Quarry tour – This is a tour on a big red truck that takes you on a tour of theHistorical, quarry. It’s a great way to enjoy the sights plus you get some tea and cake. Minimum age of 5 years. The tour lasts for 1.5 hours.
Velocity 2 – This is a unique and exhilarating experience where you can get a real sense of what it’s like to be able to fly. On the fastest zip line in the world, you can soar over the quarry at speeds of over 100mph. Minimum age 10 years. A session lasts for two hours.
Quarry karts – This is the UK’s only mountain kart experience. You can race down the 2km track with twists and turns, making sure you don’t hit any of the obstacles. It’s got the highest of all the age limits and you must be 15 or over to drive a quarry kart. You get 2 runs and the whole experience lasts for around 2 hours.
Aero Explorer – This exciting new experience is perfect for adrenaline junkies who crave excitement. Aero Explorer will take you on a high-speed journey across the quarry like never before. Feel the anticipation building as you climb the two spiral towers before launching off and gliding across 400m of track.
As you go, you’ll soar above the rugged terrain, taking in breathtaking views of the quarry landscape. Whether you’re an experienced thrill-seeker or a first-time adventurer, this new experience will surely leave you feeling exhilarated and energised. 2 Rides, experience duration 45 mins. Minimum height 1.25m.
FAQ and Further Information Zip World Penrhyn Quarry
Is there food and drink available?
There is a restaurant, cafe and bar. Plus outdoor picnic benches with a viewing area.
What are the main things to do?
adventure day out with the long and fast zip wires, quarry karts and a quarry tour. With a restaurant, cafe, bar and toilets.
What are the ticket prices?
*Higher pricedu003cbru003e*Prices are subject to change and/or discounts online. *Higher priced. The uniqueness of these attractions is reflected in the pricing.u003cbru003ePenrhyn Quarry tour – £20 per person.u003cbru003eVelocity 2 – Prices from £65 to £89 per person.u003cbru003eQuarry Karts – From £40 pp.u003cbru003eQuarry Flyer – From £22 pp.
Is there parking?
There is free, parking.
When are they open?
They are open during school holidays and peak season. In the autumn/winter, they open Friday to Monday. For up-to-date opening times and dates u003ca href=u0022https://www.zipworld.co.uk/location/penrhyn-quarryu0022 target=u0022_blanku0022 rel=u0022noreferrer noopeneru0022u003eplease follow this linku003c/au003e.
Dogs are not permitted but during peak season there may be someone who can look after your dog(s).
Are they accessible?
There is disability access in some areas.
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