Zip World Penrhyn Quarry

Fly through the air...

*Please note that this information was correct as of March 2020 and due to COVID-19, some activity providers may be operating under new guidelines - for full information, we recommend you contact the establishment directly.*

Set in North Wales near the stunning Snowdon range, in what once was the world’s largest slate quarry, Penrhyn Quarry is now home to the fastest zip line in the world, Velocity 2, where you can fly 500m above the bright blue quarry lake. Learn all about the history of the quarry on the Penrhyn Quarry Tour or watch the zippers fly by from the Blondin Restaurant or Café.

Velocity 2
Prepare for a truly unique and exhilarating experience; the fastest zip line in the world. Soar over Penrhyn Quarry where you could travel at speeds of over 100mph while you take in the breathtaking views and feel the freedom of flight. BOOK NOW

  • HOW FAST? you can go over 100mph
  • HOW FAR? 1555 metres
  • HOW MANY? 4 people at any 1 time*
  • HOW MANY ZIPS? 2 - the little & big zipper!
  • DURATION 2 hours

Penrhyn Quarry Tour
Submerge yourself in the rich history of Penrhyn Quarry on the quarry tour. Relax and enjoy the ride as you’re driven in the trucks around the famous site, and soak up the magnificent panoramic views. Plus tea and cake, of course. BOOK NOW

  • NOT ZIPPING? You can still enjoy Penrhyn Quarry!
  • PLUS... Tea and cake!
  • DURATION 1.5 hours



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