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Things to do in Llandudno

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Discover the best things to do Llandudno using our guide

While exploring the North Wales coast, make sure to take in some of the top things to do in Llandudno. With two beaches, stunning views from the Great Orme and a classic Victorian pier, there are plenty of things to do in Llandudno.

Llandudno Attractions

The resort town was built around the Great Orme, a designated Country Park, Site of Special Scientific Interest and Special Area of Conversation. Visitors can reach the summit by foot, by cable car, or by the vintage Great Orme Tramway.

Another popular attraction in Llandudno would be the Victorian Pier, featuring a number of small rides, shops and arcade areas. Here, you will find plenty of things to do in Llandudno for everyone, from toddlers to grandparents.

Llandudno Activities

Llandudno activities include a stroll along the promenade, where you will find a paddling pool and an abundance of cafes. Whilst in the town, be sure to visit Oriel Mostyn Gallery, which is a famous international contemporary art gallery. The architecture and art are sure to inspire all and offers the opportunity to learn something new.

Another must-do Llandudno activity includes hopping on the longest toboggan ride in Wales. Located at the Llandudno Ski and Snowboard Centre is the 575m (1,886ft) toboggan ride, named The Cresta Run. Here, you will also find more adventurous activities including; snow tubing, skiing and golfing.

More things to do in Llandudno

A visit to Llandudno would not be complete without a visit to West Shore Beach, which rests on the quieter side of the town. Here, you will find opportunities for kite-flying and enjoying breath-taking sunsets.

Also located in Llandudno is Venue Cymru, a world-class attraction, where you can catch a pantomime, live band concerts, conventions or cinema screenings. Another thing to do in Llandudno includes following the Alice in Wonderland trail, where you can take in the sites that inspired the Lewis Carrol classic.

Make sure your holiday is a memorable one by using our handy things to do in Llandudno guide…

  • Aberconwy Equestrian Centre

    Aberconwy Equestrian Centre

    Garth Road
    Llandudno Junction
    LL31 9JF

    01492 544362

    Fancy learning to ride? Or perhaps just brushing up on your skills? This family-run riding school is a great place to do just that. Catering for age seven to senior citizens, Aberconwy Equestrian Centre aim to help people of all ages enjoy and understand horses.

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  • Amgueddfa Llandudno Museum

    Chardon House
    17 to 19 Gloddaeth St
    LL30 2DD

    01492 701490

    Learn the story of Llandudno at Llandudno Museum and Art Gallery. Here you’ll find over 9000 artefacts, covering natural history, geology, decorative and fine art, social history, and military history. From roman artefacts to prehistoric pottery, there are plenty of fascinating gems to be seen here.

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  • Boathouse Climbing Centre

    Boathouse Climbing Centre

    The Old Lifeboat Station
    Lloyd Street
    LL30 2YG

    01492 353535

    From bouldering to climbing and caving to abseiling, there’s plenty to keep you busy for the afternoon at this indoor climbing centre. Situated in the old RNLI boathouse, you’ll still find remnants of the building’s history in the climbing tower.  

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  • Woman petting sheep

    Bodafon Farm Park

    Bodafon Road The Promenade
    North Wales
    LL30 1BW


    Head to the place where the countryside meets the sea for a family day out you’ll never forget. Ride a mini tractor, feed goats, deer and llama, and check out the flower filled courtyard – there’s something for everyone at Bodafon Farm Park.

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  • Bodysgallen Hall and Spa
    Image Credits: Wici Rhuthun 1 - CC BY-SA 3.0

    Bodysgallen Hall & Spa

    The Royal Welsh Way
    Bodysgallen Ln
    LL30 1RS


    Indulge in a country escape at Bodysgallen Hall & Spa. Nestled within 200 acres of idyllic parkland with spectacular views of Snowdonia and Conwy Castle, you’ll feel a million miles from the stresses of everyday life. Relax in the spa, take afternoon tea or dine in style.

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  • Carlo's Restaurant table of italian food

    Carlo’s Restaurant

    2 Pleasant Street
    LL30 1LJ

    01492 875722

    A lovely restaurant on the Llandudno promenade, Carlo’s Restaurant offers traditional Italian cuisine in a contemporary setting.

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  • Great Orme Mines, Llandudno
    Image Credits: David Dixon - CC BY-SA 2.0

    Great Orme Mines

    North Wales
    LL30 2XG

    01492 870447

    Experience one of the most astounding archaeological discoveries in recent history. Uncovered in 1987, Great Orme Mines dates back to the Bronze Age and is thought to be the largest known prehistoric mine in the world. Explore the tunnels and get a true taste of ancient history.

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  • Great Orme Tramway

    Travel to the summit of the Great Orme on one of Llandudno’s vintage tram cars, enjoy the views over the town and see if you can spot one of the Great Orme’s many wild Kashmiri goats.

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  • Happy Valley Botanical Gardens, Llanduno
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    Happy Valley Botanical Gardens

    Happy Valley Rd
    North Wales
    United Kingdom
    LL30 2QL

    Walk through these 19th century public gardens on the east side of the rocky headland at Great Orme. With spectacular views over Llandudno Bay, it’s a beautiful space to while away an afternoon.

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  • Home Cookin’

    139 Mostyn Street
    LL30 2PE

    01492 876585

    Home Cookin’ is a family-run restaurant in Llandudno with traditional cooking complemented by local produce, afternoon tea, light snacks, and a kids’ menu.

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