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Four riders on Velocity zip wire over Penrhyn Quarry lake

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Home to the world’s fastest zip line, Penrhyn Quarry is located in Bethesda, North Wales. With the stunning backdrop of the bright blue quarry lake, you can soar at speeds of up to 100 mph+ on Velocity 2. With four lines, you can take on the zip line with your friends or family alongside you. Also on site is the UK’s only mountain cart track, Quarry Karts. Challenge yourself against the track’s obstacles with these gravity fuelled vehicles. After all that adventure, why not have a bite to eat at the Blondin Restaurant, serving delicious, locally sourced, food & drink.


Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Penryhn Quarry Tour£20.00 adult
Quarry Karts£39.00 adult
Velocity 2£65.00 adult

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.



  • Picnic Site


  • Toilets for disabled visitors


  • Café
  • Cater for vegetarians
  • Take away service

Children & Infants

  • Accept children (Minimum age)

Group Travel

  • Coach parties accepted

Languages spoken

  • Welsh spoken

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking

Payment Methods

  • Major credit cards accepted

Provider Facilities

  • Cater for school groups
  • Experience level - beginner
  • First Aid
  • Fitness level required - low
  • Toilets
  • Welcome single sex groups, eg stag/hen parties

Provider Features

  • In countryside
  • In town/city centre

Travel & Trade

  • Group discounts available
  • Wi-fi available

Map & Directions

Zip World Penrhyn Quarry

Type:Outdoor Activity/Pursuit Centre

Penrhyn Quarry, Bethesda, Bangor, Gwynedd, LL57 4YG
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Tel01248 601444

Opening Times

Open Christmas
Open New Year

* Closed Tuesday and Wednesday between November and April.
All hours vary seasonally.
Closed Christmas Day and Boxing Day

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