Zip World – Sky High Fun in North Wales – Part 3

Zip World – Sky High Fun in North Wales – Part 3

As if the numerous and captivating spectacles and activities of Zip World haven’t already satisfied you appetite for a day out bursting with fun, it has one final location with its own personal perks. Close to Bangor is the Penrhyn Quarry adventure which offers quite a polarized pair of things to do. Visitors who may have shied away from the fast paced, wind in the face, high above ground pseudo workouts that Zip World has offered may well be partial to one of its most laid back attractions.

On the Penrhyn Quarry Tour you can finally relax as your are driven at a leisurely pace around the famous area in one of the sites red trucks. Sit back and casually take in the astounding surroundings that Wales is known for. On clear days here you will easily be able to enjoy the sights of the descending quarry hills and rock covered cutaways and the high hills that ascend to the mountaintops. This 90 minute tour will also take you past lakes, steep cliff faces and at its height riders will get a serene view of the Irish Sea. And as if it wasn’t already a tantalising homely affair, this trip also provides tea and cake, which you can be assured those belting through the clouds on zip lines will not be given.

Finally, on the complete other side of the scales is the zip line that the hardcore fanatics will be clamoring to take a ride on. Velocity is the suitably labeled cable thriller that stands tall above all others. For one reason riders will be taking this breakneck journey to the ground head first! Strapped to the line belly down, this crazy experience unlike any other will have you feeling every second of its incredible speed as you fly towards the ground on a zip line like never before. And this one and a half thousand meter line does not pull punches when it comes to speed. Velocity is in fact the fastest zip line in the entire world, with the height and steep angles allowing those who dare to reach speeds of over 100 miles per hour. The two part zip extravaganza can be shared by four people simultaneously so you and your fearless friends and family can take the record breaking descent all together. Nowhere else can you take part in such an intense skydive simulating ride, making this an absolute must for adrenaline nuts or zip crazies alike.

Those who thought zip lines were just for kids can humbly take a seat thanks to the delights that Zip World has available. And amongst its maddening and creative options there are of course facilities for when everyone is back on planet earth. Their Fforest Caffi provides a warm offering of drinks and snacks in the often cold Welsh climate, while their Blondin restaurant supplies high quality cuisine for groups that have worked up an appetite. Without question this trio of parks makes for a brilliantly exciting few days of heart pounding joy for the young and old.