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Electric Mountain

Llanberis, Llanberis, Snowdonia National Park LL55 4UR, Wales
+44 1286 873020
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Unbelievable Engineering

Even if your not into engineering this visit will impress you , unless you dead to see the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Exeter, United Kingdom
Fascinating visit!

Really enjoyed the visit and understanding how it all works. But did feel as though we were being... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Phil B
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  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
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Llanberis, Llanberis, Snowdonia National Park LL55 4UR, Wales
+44 1286 873020
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Even if your not into engineering this visit will impress you , unless you dead to see the massive machinery, generators , valves is impressive to say the least just the size of everything , but add to the fact all this is built under...More

Thank Gshockxxx
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really enjoyed the visit and understanding how it all works. But did feel as though we were being rushed through - sometimes there was barely time to read the information. Could easily have spent hour and a half or more but weren't given time. Overall...More

Thank Phil B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came across the Electric Mountain visitor centre by accident when driving through Llanberis, and were really glad we did. We were fortunate enough to get cancellation tickets for the tour, which really needs to be booked in advance, but we didn't know this. However,...More

Thank Liz L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An interesting visit which lasts roughly an hour, you need to Pre-book and we happened to do it on a rainy day which was a bonus. We phoned to book (as the website instructs) as we were visiting with a wheelchair which was booked without...More

2  Thank Bryony H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked for 2 groups of 15; consisting of families with a range of ages at a cost IRO £150 We had booked well in advance and again rang and checked the bookings in the morning. We had a booked group for both 1pm and...More

3  Thank Gayle A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked in advance for a family group of six , including two teenagers. A journey by bus into the mountain gives an insight into a form of renewable energy without a visual impact on the countryside. Visitors are required to leave bags, mobile phones,...More

Thank Malcolm M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went for a trip only to find nil availability having just paid £4.00 for the car park, with nothing else to do. We did however book to return in 2 days as the weather forecast was not encouraging - another expensive car park session. You...More

Thank Waallly
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The positive aspect here is that you do get to go inside the mountain and see some of the pipes and generators. However, the tour is awful. Overall it lasts 1 hour and 10 minutes. They start with a 10 minute video on the visitor...More

1  Thank Bob N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked in advance for the tour. It was very good and a good way to spend just over an hour, we were able to get off the coach look at the valves and generators and turbines. We all enjoyed it.

Thank richardbrill
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As a tour its right on the edge of terrible, not really much of a touristy adventure. Padded out with lots of video nonsense that endlessly repeats itself. Obviously a technical achievement back in the day. Maybe you believe it's the way forward for generating...More

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3 April 2017|
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Response from Nikki w | Reviewed this property |
no except guide dogs
30 August 2016|
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Response from Judge866 | Reviewed this property |
Steady 8 degrees so pretty cool
8 July 2016|
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Response from Smartizan | Reviewed this property |
No dogs are not allowed. There are no kennels either where you can leave a dog