12 Best Caves and Mines In Dylife Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Caves and Mines In Dylife

We've rounded up the best caves and mines in Dylife in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 12 Dylife caves and mines to pick from.Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including tourist attractions. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the caves and mines we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

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Girls in tunnel at Corris Mine Explorers in Machynlleth

Corris Mine Explorers

  • Machynlleth
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Caves and Mines

Delve around the secret underground world of a Welsh slate mine, with one of Wales' top Mine Explorers; abandoned and forgotten yet full of relics, s...

Guard man at entrance at King Arthurs Labyrinth in Machynlleth

King Arthurs Labyrinth

  • Machynlleth
  • Indoor
  • Caves and Mines

King Arthur’s Labyrinth is a magical underground experience led by costumed characters, installations and legends of yore. Will you live to tell the...

Dragon's Tale at The Silver Mountain Everest

The Silver Mountain Experience

  • Aberystwyth
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Caves and Mines

Steeped in myths and legends, tucked away high in the ancient Cambrian Mountains, the Silver Mountain Experience features tumbling streams, mysteriou...

Llanfair Slate Caverns

  • Harlech
  • Indoor
  • Caves and Mines

The entry to Llanfair Slate Caverns, this old but significant and famous slate mine, is through the majestic main tunnel, under the spooky twin arche...

Someone going across a bridge at Zip World Slate Caverns in Gwynedd

Zip World Slate Caverns

  • Blaenau Ffestiniog
  • Outdoor
  • High Ropes Courses

Zip World Slate Caverns is home to crazy adventures for the whole family above and below ground. Kick off your action-packed day out with a ride on Z...

Quarry explorer truck at Llechwedd Slate Caverns in Blaenau Ffestiniog

The Slate Caverns

  • Blaenau Ffestiniog
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Caves and Mines

Generations of families have had their lives defined by the mining industry. A t Llechwedd Deep Mine, you have a chance to interact with their storie...

Squirrel at Dolaucothi Gold mines in Llanwrda

Dolaucothi Gold Mines

  • Llanwrda
  • Indoor
  • Caves and Mines

These unique Dolaucothi Gold Mines in are set amid the deeply wooded hillsides overlooking the beautiful Cothi Valley, so you're surrounded by gorgeo...

People cave climbing at Go Below in Betws-y-Coed

Go Below

  • Betws-Y-Coed
  • Indoor
  • Caves and Mines

If you've got an adventurer in the making and you've got the nerve to accompany them, you simply can't do better than Go Below ! An amazing subterran...

Cavern at Sygun Copper Mine in Beddgelert

Sygun Copper Mine

  • Beddgelert
  • Outdoor
  • Caves and Mines

Sygun Copper Mine was closed in 1903 but is now open again for you and yours to come and explore above and below ground! Self-guided audio visual tou...

Visitors exploring at Electric Mountain in Llanberis

Electric Mountain

  • Llanberis
  • Indoor
  • Caves and Mines

The understated Electric Mountain is The First Hydro Company's Visitor centre in Llanberis but home to so much more below the surface! Aside from the...

Waterfalls in National Showcaves Centre for Wales in Swansea

National Showcaves Centre for Wales

  • Swansea
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Caves and Mines

There are ten attractions all included in the one National Showcaves Centre entry ticket, and there is plenty to see and do for all ages. The 3 diffe...

View from Hawkstone Park Follies in Shrewsbury

Hawkstone Park Follies

  • Shrewsbury
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Caves and Mines

Some of the magnificent Hawkstone Park Follies highlights include Grotto Hill, where you can explore a pitch-dark labyrinth of ancient mines cut into...

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