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Zip World

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Zip World Snowdonia is the longest zip wire in the northern hemisphere and is the fastest in the world! Reaching speeds of up to 100 mph+, it is also a guided adventure experience that lasts for approx 2 hours, and is located in the most dramatic of...more
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Hours Today: 8:00 am - 6:30 pm
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Penrhyn Quarry Zip World | Penrhyn Quarry, Bethesda, Bangor LL57 4YG, Wales
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+44 1248 601444
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All reviewsfantastic experiencewhole experiencegreat funfree videofrom start to finishthe staff were greatwell worth the moneyquarry touradrenaline rushtime slotworth every pennybirthday presentmy partnerwhole thingloved every minutesafety checksbad weather
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Reviewed today via mobile

Rode the Velocity 2 Zipwire as an early birthday present & I’ve got to say, it was one of the best things I’ve ever done! From the moment you check in, the staff are warm, friendly and helpful- just what you need when you’re a...More

Thank Charlotte L
Reviewed today via mobile

My Dad and I visited Zip World today. We were due to ride Velocity 2 in May but unfortunately it was cancelled due to the weather! However it was worth the wait! We arrived at around 1.30pm for our 2pm slot to check in and...More

Thank LauzMill1991
Reviewed today

Fabulous experience and wonderful friendly staff. Very well organised. Cafe facilities great too. Go!!

Thank NessieD99
Reviewed yesterday

I was not really thrilled about it at first. They give you a smaller trial run. After the trial, I was ready. Loved every minute of it. Get the go pro video, it's worth it. I highly recommend this activity!!!!

Thank paralegal777
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

An excellent experince, fantastic views,friendly staff and a nice cafe/bar with viewing platforms for those who just want to watch.

Thank sue d
Reviewed 3 days ago

Torn rain and 12 degrees Celsius (this is Britain after all) did not interfere For a great adrenaline experience. Valocity 2, fits, in my humble opinion, for young people, adults, and seniors. Personally, I made friends with a charming 76-year-old from Scotland who was just...More

1  Thank Qirya
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Me and my husband booked this we were a bit nervous at first but staff are great really bubbly the ride was fantastic really enjoyed it want to do it again

Thank Latina c
Reviewed 3 days ago

very well organized site over three different areas. something for all ages and abilities. can be quite expensive if there is a big family. ring ahead if you want to do something specific as gets busy. we went in the morning and had to wait...More

Thank Purdysjp
Reviewed 6 days ago

I was hesitant to book because I've done a few zip lines. I'm so glad I got around that thinking! This is nothing like any other zip line you've done. Booking was quick and easy. Teams are very professional, but not at the loss of...More

1  Thank Brenda_R_Jhb
Zip World T, Social Media Executive at Zip World, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for the great review Brenda, We're very pleased to hear Velocity 2 exceeded your expectations, and that our fantastic team impressed you with their professionalism and friendliness. We agree, the view is truly stunning and really helps to make the adventure all the...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

What an amazing experience, fastest zip line in the world! The staff were all extremely good at checking and double checking all the safety aspects. We had a fantastic and unforgettable experience, a big thank you to all the staff for making it such a...More

Thank keith j
Zip World T, Social Media Executive at Zip World, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for the excellent review Keith! We're so pleased to hear you had a fantastic experience on Velocity 2. We take a huge amount of pride in our customer service, so to hear our wonderful team impressed you so much is great. We'd recommend...More

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ron b
16 September 2018|
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Response from Dave K | Reviewed this property |
Can’t see any upper age restrictions but you will need to visit the site as they do have a list of restrictions including medical ones
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ReddersKent
3 September 2018|
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Response from Zip World T | Property representative |
Hi there, yes, we have slightly different goggles for people who wear glasses. They fit over the top!
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louisewalters100
8 August 2018|
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Response from Hesky123 | Reviewed this property |
Comfy clothes, trainers, i wore jeans and a tshirt.they give you overalls to put on but be prepared for a change in weather as its bloody high up and its wales
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