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Lovely walk

Lovely walk around old site with excellent parking. Easily can pass a couple of hours here. Or... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kirsty78_11
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Moonwalk!

This is the most amazing place, steeped in incredible history. Unfortunately the guide posts really... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Louise E
,
Berkhamsted, United Kingdom
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“copper mine” (23 reviews)
“amlwch port” (9 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Amlwch LL68 9RE, Wales
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"copper mine"
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"unique landscape"
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"amlwch port"
in 9 reviews
"car park"
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"well worth a visit"
in 13 reviews
"information boards"
in 8 reviews
"copper kingdom"
in 15 reviews
"mineral deposits"
in 2 reviews
"path leading"
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"steeped in history"
in 4 reviews
"lovely place to walk"
in 3 reviews
"sturdy shoes"
in 2 reviews
"cold windy day"
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"industrial heritage"
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"easy path"
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"lots of history"
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"hour walk"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely walk around old site with excellent parking. Easily can pass a couple of hours here. Or split walks over a couple of different days.

Thank Kirsty78_11
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the most amazing place, steeped in incredible history. Unfortunately the guide posts really encourage you to visit the Copper Kingdom to enhance your experience of the whole history behind its existence. What they do not tell you is that the Copper Kingdom is...More

Thank Louise E
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this is a beautiful port yet was the major copper mine in the UK in C19th. The windmill is a pump for water. There were copper mines in the Bronze Age but the Victorians destroyed it in the hurry to get the copper

Thank Stephen B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous historic part of Anglesey. Great views, unique sights and interesting walks at the old copper mines. Free parking too, check out Copper Kingdom in conjunction with your visit here, helpful staff will answer questions etc.

1  Thank lorr07
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on a clear sunny day which makes the colours even more defined. Truly spectacular landscape. We visited the museum in town first and we were glad we did so we had a guide for the walk else you may not know what you...More

Thank Julie C
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Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

This is a truly amazing sight that any visitor to Anglesey must see. I am surprised that it doesn't get more publicity. We were staying in a holiday cottage, which was situated a few miles away from Amlwch. The couple next to us lived in...More

2  Thank John S
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Reviewed 7 June 2018

Great little walk around the mine. Really interesting colours. Reasonably well signed. Free parking. Bring solid soes.

1  Thank Christopher A
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Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Steeped in history, this was our second visit to Parys mountain. The boards and signs are easy To follow, the buildings are renovated I’d love to see some sort of museum here though. Two and a half year old made his way around the circular...More

Thank Shanellisw
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Reviewed 29 May 2018

On the last day of our holidays in Anglesey we stumbled on this place. I had no knowledge of it being an old copper mine and I can't understand why the Welsh Tourist Board doesn't make more capital out of it. It was a sunny...More

Thank John M
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Reviewed 14 May 2018

This is such an interesting area with much to offer those interested in industrial archaeology, geology,history, nature and the great outdoors.We had a sunny day but I imagine if it is wet the colours may be even more vibrant. My daughter commented what a great...More

1  Thank Jeanette D
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Eleanor M
9 June 2018|
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Response from SidCupLondon | Reviewed this property |
You can go at night but I think it would be pointless as the colours and geology would not be visible and these are the main reasons to visit Parys Mountain.
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caerwen
25 August 2017|
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Response from marmagd | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I have seen few people walking with their dogs.
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ctp292
11 June 2017|
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Response from Redstar1000 | Reviewed this property |
I think it would be extremely difficult to I'm afraid
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