Golden Sands Holiday Park in North Wales has lots of fun activities and entertainment for the whole family to enjoy, but we understand that whilst visiting this beautiful area our guests like to also go out and explore.

Fun Family Days Out

We have put together a list of some great visitor attractions that the whole family will enjoy.  Drive times are approximate. There is so much to do in North Wales, so this is just a taster. If you would like some more ideas, then take a look at the Go North Wales website where you will find lots of inspiration.

Bodelwyddan Castle

Bodelwyddan Castle

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Drive time from Golden Sands Holiday Park: 13 mins

Dating from the middle ages, this family-friendly museum and country park has a replica WW1 trench, Welsh art displays and historic house with interactive activities for the younger ones to enjoy.

Llandudno 

Llandudno sunset

Image courtesy of Conwy County Borough Council

Drive time from Golden Sands Holiday Park: 30 mins

A beautiful Victorian seaside resort, named ‘The Queen of the Welsh Resorts’ by the Victorians and Edwardians. There are lots to do here so it’s the perfect place for a family day out.

Rhyl Miniature Railway 

Rhyl Miniature Railway

Image courtesy of Rhyl Miniature Railway

Drive time from Golden Sands Holiday Park: 5 mins

Enjoy a steam train ride around the Marine Lake then spend some time crabbing, visiting the museum, exploring the nature and heritage trail or in the play area. If you’re visiting over Easter you can even enjoy the Easter Egg Hunt!

The Great Orme

Image courtesy of Conwy County Borough Council

Drive time from Golden Sands Holiday Park: 30 mins

This world-famous site is home to a host of activities the whole family will enjoy. Take a cable car or the tramway to the top to discover some unique and rare wildlife. Follow the nature trail from the visitor centre or visit the world’s largest Bronze Age mine. 

Greenfield Valley Heritage Park

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Drive time from Golden Sands Holiday Park: 30 mins

Take a stroll around the public land – with 70 acres of history to explore, or visit the museum and discover 800 years of industry. There’s also play areas, educational activities and a changing programme of events.

Bodafon Farm Park

Bodafon Farm Park

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Drive time from Golden Sands Holiday Park: 25 mins

Take a trip to where the countryside meets the sea to this genuine working farm. Feed the animals, choose from a tractor and trailer ride, pony ride or drive your own mini tractor. Then relax in the on-site café and take in the stunning views over Llandudno bay.

Conwy Castle

Conwy Castle

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Drive time from Golden Sands Holiday Park: 25 mins

One of the finest fortresses of medieval Europe. This stunning castle has two barbicans (fortified gateways), eight massive towers and a great bow-shaped hall all within its distinctive elongated shape, due in part to the narrow rocky outcrop on which the castle stands. A must see in North Wales.

Welsh Mountain Zoo

Snow leopard at Welsh Mountain Zoo

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Drive time from Golden Sands Holiday Park: 20 mins

Situated in Colwyn Bay and overlooking the Irish Sea, this is home to a wide range of wild and endangered animals, from bears to sea lions and spiders to snow leopards. There’s also a Jungle Adventureland for the children to enjoy and stunning gardens with botanical collections.

Greenwood Forest Park

Greenwood Forest Park

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Drive time from Golden Sands Holiday Park: 40 mins

Voted the best family attraction in North Wales for 7 years running, this family adventure park has something for everyone to enjoy. From the world’s first people-powered rollercoaster to the enchanted wood barn, and a 770-metre sledge run. There is so much to experience!

Home Front Experience

Home Front Experience

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Drive time from Golden Sands Holiday Park: 30 mins

Take a trip down memory lane to life in 1940s Britain and experience the sights and sounds of civilian life during World War II.  This unique living history museum explores 6 years of war on the home front, captured in shops, room displays and tableaux.

 

Whatever you choose to do, you are guaranteed a fun-filled holiday in North Wales and at Golden Sands Holiday Park. Visit our website to book your holiday today.