Activities and Attractions
Tourist Information Tel:01492 876413
Great Orme Bronze Age Copper Mines Tel:01492 870447
The oldest metal mine open to the public in the world. Explore the 3,500 year old passages leading to the amazing prehistoric cavern.
Great Orme Country Park Tel:01492 874151
Dramatic limestone headland so renowned for its wildlife and history that much of it been designated a Special Area of Conservation, a Site of Special Scientific Interest and a Heritage Coast. The Visitor Centre includes interactive displays and video presentations of the area.
Happy Valley Gardens
nestles in a sheltered hollow on the eastern side of Great Orme, with spectacular views of the surrounding coastline. Contained within the gardens are many rare and tropical plants, as well as picnic areas, coffee shop and observation platforms.
Welsh Mountain Zoo
In a spectacular setting overlooking Colwyn Bay and Snowdonia, the zoo is home to many interesting species. A seasonal free minibus operates from Colwyn Bay railway station.
Home Front Museum Tel:01492 871032
Experience the sights and sounds of civilian life during WWII with a number of interesting exhibits and artefacts.
Great Orme Tramway Tel:01492 575275
Britain’s only cable-hauled, public road tramway (and one of only three still in existence in the world) still uses the original Victorian carriages.
Llandudno Cable Car Tel:01492 877205
Enjoy spectacular views of Llandudno, the Little Orme, the Conwy Estuary and beyond.
Llandudno Ski Centre Tel:01492 874707
Provides facilities for skiing and snowboarding. Open all year round (subject to weather conditions).
Oriel Mostyn Tel:01492 879201
A blossoming art gallery with exciting exhibitions of contemporary art from around the world.
Bodnant Gardens Tel:01492 650460
One of the most beautiful gardens in the UK, with over 80 acres of terraces and plants from all over the world.