Zip World Slate Caverns
Blaenau Ffestiniog, North Wales
Average time spent – 1+ hours.
Things to do at Zip World Slate Caverns review
The length of time you spend at Zip World Slate Caverns in near Blaenau Ffestiniog in North Wales all depends on how many activities you take part in. This is a high adrenalin adventure day out with three fun-filled activities, although two of the activities are more suited to older children. These activities are set in and above ground of actual, but now disused, slate mines.
Bounce Below – This is one enormous underground net adventure. There are 6 nets in total and you can jump and slide your way through this now disused mine. Minimum age of 7 years. Sessions last for 1 hour.
Caverns – You can fly, climb and traverse your way around their unique underground course. There’s even a tightrope although you can go a different way if you’re not quite brave enough. There are 13 zip lines and other elements such as rope bridges and the tightrope. Minimum age of 10 years, minimum height 1.8 metres, other restrictions apply. A session lasts for 3 hours.
Titan – This is your chance to fly down Europe’s largest zip zone. There are three exhilarating zip lines with fantastic views of the quarry. There are just 2 zip wires in the winter months. There are four zip wires next to each other so why not race your family or friends?. Minimum age of 7 years, height 1.2 metres. Other restrictions apply. A summer session lasts for 2 hours and 1.5 hours in the winter.
Covid 19 – Please check the website or social media of an attraction before visiting. Many places may be open differently and some remain closed. Reviews do not mention all of these changes or possible price changes. Most places now require you to pre-book online in advance.
Important Information Zip World Slate Caverns
Eating – There is a cafe on-site and picnic benches outdoors.
Facilities in brief – Adventure day out with a vast series of bouncing nets, Europe’s largest zip zone and a cavern adventure with zip lines, tightrope, rope bridges and more. Cafe and toilets.
Entry price – *Higher priced
*Prices are subject to change and/or discounts online. *Higher priced. Due to the uniqueness of these attractions, this is reflected in the pricing.
Bounce Below – From £20 per person.
Caverns – £65 per person.
Titan – £50 per person.
Opening: 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 please follow this link.
Dog friendly? Dogs are not permitted, although they do look after your dog during busier periods.
Information on accessibility – There is no mention of accessibility.
Address: Zip World Slate Caverns, Blaenau Ffestiniog LL41 3NB, North Wales. Phone: 01248 601444
Category – Outdoor and Indoor Adventures – activities are suitable from different ages.