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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…

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    Venue Cymru

    Venue Cymru
    The Promenade
    Penrhyn Cres
    LL30 1BB

    01492 872000

    Set beneath the foothills of Snowdonia on the seafront at Llandudno, Venue Cymru is one of Wales’ premier performance venues. From yearly pantos to theatre shows and musical performances, there’s something for everyone on offer here.

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    Welsh Mountain Zoo

    Welsh Mountain Zoo
    Colwyn Bay
    North Wales
    LL28 5UY

    01492 532938

    Set in one of the most picturesque and unique landscapes of any zoo in the UK, Welsh Mountain Zoo occupies around 37 acres of lush green landscape. From the zoo, you can take in views of the Colwyn Bay coastline and the Carneddau mountains. Around 100 species are housed onsite including tigers, sea lions, bears and alligators!

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  • West Shore Beach, Llandudno

    West Shore Beach

    Parking Available

    Facing out to Conwy Bay is West Shore Beach, Llandudno’s best kept secret. Quieter than the bustling North Shore Beach, this sandy stretch is an idyllic spot for paddling and kite flying.

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  • Great Orme Country Park

    Y Gogarth Great Orme Country Park

    Y Gogarth Great Orme Country Park
    LL30 2BW

    Start your journey through the Great Orme Country Park at the visitor centre. Here you’ll find interactive displays and exciting films about the diverse wildlife and the history of the area. From here you can take on the two-mile walk across this spectacular part of North Wales.

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