Local Attractions

Explore our nearby attractions

If you find the time to venture out of Plassey Leisure Park, you will not be disappointed! There is so much to do in this stunning part of the UK. From exploring our local heritage sites to an adventurous bike trail, there is something to suit everyone.

North Wales is a beautiful area to explore with many hidden secrets. We also have many local events from Bangor-On-Dee races to Llangollen Railway. Talk to our staff about what to do during your visit and they can give you exclusive offers.

Action & Adventure

If it’s fun, adrenalin and muddy faces you are after, then look no further. As one of the UK’s leading mountain bike trail centres Oneplanet Adventure, located in Coed Llandegla Forest, has something for everyone, no matter what your experience or ability. There are also various grades of walking trails on offer.

6 Adventures, 1 Location

In a stunning woodland setting nestled in the North Wales Conwy Valley, close to the iconic Snowdonia village of Betws y Coed, a host of forest adventures delights await. With adventures to keep the whole family busy all day, choose from the Fforest Coaster, the UK’s only alpine coaster of its kind, bouncing fun on Treetop Nets or zip line and adventure courses high in the trees on Tree Hoppers or Zip Safari – plus you could try Europe’s highest giant swing, Skyride.

Go wild at the Zoo

Chester Zoom is home to over 35,000 animals and 125 acres of zoological gardens. You will be transported to some of the most remote corners of the world, to experience critically endangered orangutans, to bouncing ring-tailed lemursto the roarsome lions. There are daily talks, hands-on experiences and regular animal arrivals; take a lazy boat trip, hitch a monorail ride or scamper along the skipping lane!

Connecting Countries

Designed and built by Thomas Telford and Williams Jessop, Pontcysyllte means ‘the bridge that connects’ and is the crown jewel of the World Heritage Site. Explore 11 miles of stunning world heritage, by either walking across save your legs and take a leisurely boat ride, or why not hire a boat for the day. Get your camera ready, the views are something else.

Explore the estate

Step back in time at Erddig in Wrexham. This early 18th-century country house set within a formal garden and parkland has plenty for all ages to enjoy. Start your visit to the house and find out what life was like both above and below stairs, admire beautiful interiors and fine furniture. Covering nearly two acres, explore the estate, the woodlands and enjoy a stroll through the garden.

A Tasty Trip

Set in the picturesque location between Beeston and PeckfortonCastle, The Ice Cream Farm is the tastiest trip you will ever take. From the delights of over 50 award-winning and irresistible Real Dairy Ice Creams & Sorbets to ‘Crazy Daisy’s amazing indoor Adventure Play Barn, Country Kitchen Cafe, Gift Shop, outdoor play areas for all ages, Animal Corner, Quad Bikes, Mini Golf and much more, there’s something for everyone at The Ice Cream Farm.

The Countryside Experience

Park Hall Farm Countryside Experience has lots to do including milking, lamb feeding, pony grooming and cart rides. There is an indoor play arena plus you can drive the toy tractors and play on the bouncy castles, plus explore the Vintage Garage and Welsh Guards Museum. With so much to see and do, you will never be short of things to do on your visit to Park Hall Farm.

All Aboard

Take a step back in time to the days of steam trains at Llangollen Railway, which is the only standard gauge heritage railway in North Wales. Llangollen Railway is located beside the historic Dee Bridge (built in 1345) in the centre of Llangollen town. The journey is a relaxing 10 miles travelling through the stunning Dee Valley to the lovely town of Corwen. The line follows the picturesque River Dee, passing through some of the finest natural beauty North Wales has to offer.