Deep Mine Tour - Zip World

Zip World Llechwedd - North Wales

Available to 5 January 2025

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Zip World Llechwedd is not just an attraction - it's a destination! With experiences, adventures and activities, enjoy a full family day out in North Wales!

Experience one of Wales' best activity centres at Zip World Llechwedd

Delve into Llechwedd's fascinating past on this incredible and interactive Deep Mine Tour!

  • Step back into the 19th century as you explore the magnificent mines of Llechwedd
  • Head 500ft underground and learn all about the mine's 16 underground levels
  • See where the famous Llechwedd cheese is matured, alongside 8 underwater layers
  • Learn about the former miners; see where world-class slate was produced by local men & children
  • Keep informed with the knowledgeable local guides on-hand to answer any questions
  • Travel through the tunnels and hop aboard the underground train - Europe's steepest cable railway!
  • The tour is available in both Welsh and English (subject to guide availability) 

Visit Zip World in North Wales for an exciting, family-friendly history tour of Llechwedd mines! 

Experience Europe's steepest railway at Zip World Llechwedd

About your Adventure:

  • Duration: Up to 1.25 hours
  • Location: Zip World Llechwedd - in the underground mines!
  • Age Restriction: 17 and below require a participating adult
  • Necessities: You must be able to walk - no children in arms. Suitable footwear & warm clothing required
  • Did you know? There are 10 chambers that will be approx 7°C!

Zip World Deep Mine Tours are an incredible way to spend a day out in North Wales with groups! This family-friendly activity centre has so many courses available!

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Zip World Llechwedd Blaenau Ffestiniog LL41 3NB
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How to find us

Address: Zip World Llechwedd, Blaenau Ffestiniog, LL41 3NB

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  • Toilets
  • Café & Picnic areas
  • Free parking
  • Cashless site
  • Gift Shop
  • Dog-friendly and pet care

Zip World aims to offer experiences to as many people as possible and are working continually to achieve this.

Approved Conditions:

  • Benign heart palpitations not requiring medication
  • Chronic fatigue syndrome
  • Inflammatory or irritable bowel syndrome
  • Mild COPD
  • Mild arthritis
  • Mild gout

If you have any questions regarding accessibility, please contact [email protected]

Yes, all Zip World sites are dog-friendly. 

Doggy Day Care is also available at the Llechwedd site. You can book a spot by emailing [email protected]

Please note:

  • 48 hours notice is required
  • On the day, bookings are not accepted
  • Minimum booking is 2 hours
  • £15 per hour per dog/£10 per half hour per dog
  • 50% non-refundable deposit required on arrival

You'll need to wear warm comfortable clothing, suitable to the weather on the day. 

  • Tie long hair back
  • Remove all jewellery and scarves. Head scarves with loose ends are also not permitted.
  • Wear trainers or walking boots - open toe shoes, flip flops, sandals or similar footwear are not permitted
  • Wear sensible trousers - skirts are not recommended.
  • As you will be participating in physical activity, we can not accept liability for any damage to any items of clothing, footwear etc.
  • Please wear walking boots or trainers. 
  • Quarry Karts: Please ensure arms and legs are covered.
  • Bounce Below Treetop Nets: Trainers only as footwear and ensure arms and legs are covered.

Please arrive for your experience 30 minutes early. 

You will need time for check-in's, briefings and other discussions about your day. 

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