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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Pwllheli

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 146 fun things to do in Pwllheli for you and the family to discover, including beaches, tourist attractions and indoor and soft play areas. What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 68 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Pwllheli day out for your family is easy – simply explore the links below or use the filters at the top of the page to plan your next adventure.

Want to know what to do with the nature lovers in your family? Walk on the wild side and visit our Animals listings for zoos, safari parks and wildlife parks. Or are you looking for nearby places to visit in Pwllheli with a culture vulture? We've picked the best children's museums, discovery centres and historic locations in the Sightseeing section.

If you're after a big day out during the school holidays, we can tell you where the nearest theme park, water park or ski slope is. For quieter days near home in term time, we can help you find the best soft play, leisure centre or pottery cafe.

For teachers planning the next class trip, many places are educational and suitable for all ages, from babies and toddlers to teens. Never be stuck for what to do with the kids again!

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Pwllheli Beach

  • Pwllheli
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

With a trip to Pwllheli beach, you’ll get not only one, but two great seasides to explore! Head down to South beach if you’re looking for a shingle b...

Llanbedrog Beach

  • Llanbedrog
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Head down to Llanbedrog beach in North Wales, a great sheltered sandy cove that’s perfect for families with little explorers.  Bring along the entire...

Glasfryn Parc

  • Pwllheli
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Looking for fun whatever the weather? Head out to Glasfryn Parc Activity Centre in Pwllheli where you’ll have a mix of more than 11 outdoor and indoo...

Nefyn Beach

  • Pwllheli
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Looking for a great beach for your little explorers? Nefyn beach in North Wales is a fantastic little gem of a beach, with golden shores and bright b...

Abersoch Beach

  • Abersoch
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Abersoch Beach is probably the most popular beach in the area. Its sheltered position makes it ideal for bathers and watersports lovers alike, though...

Hells Mouth Beach

  • Abersoch
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Hells Mouth Beach, or Porth Neigwl, attracts thousands of surfers every year, and is also a popular spot with families. It sits between the headlands...

Dwyfor Ranch Rabbit Farm5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Criccieth
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Dwyfor Ranch Rabbit Farm for over 30 years has welcomed visitors to interact with a wide range of farm animals including some rare breeds. They are a...

Porthdinllaen Beach

  • Pwllheli
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Looking for a great sandy beach that’s also dog friendly? Porthdinllaen Beach in North Wales is a fantastic location, and the entire family will love...



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Criccieth Beach

  • Criccieth
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Looking for a great sand and shingle beach? Criccieth beach in North Wales is a great spot for the little ones to explore, plus when you’re soaking u...

Criccieth Castle

  • Porthmadog
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Criccieth Castle, standing on its headland between 2 beaches, is a prominent North Wales landmark. It is also a landmark historic site, one of those...

Plas yn Rhiw

  • Pwllheli
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Fancy a relaxing day out with the family in a beautiful location? Plas yn Rhiw manor house is one of North Wales’ hidden gems. Surrounded by a large...

Morfa Bychan Beach

  • Porthmadog
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Head on down to Morfa Bychan beach in South Wales, a sandy beach with rocky areas that stretches out for almost 2 miles, and that’s even dog-friendly...

Porthmadog Treasure Hunt Trail

  • Porthmadog
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Love stories about adventurers and hidden treasures? Now you can be part of one, thanks to the Porthmadog Treasure Hunt Trail. Solve all the clues an...

Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railway

  • Porthmadog
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

The Ffestiniog Railway runs from Porthmadog on the coast to Blaenau Ffestiniog in the hills, passing through the spectacular scenery of the Snowdonia...

Harlech Beach

  • Harlech
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

At Harlech Beach the golden sands are four miles long and provide a truly superb spot for walking, beach combing, kite surfing and bathing, though th...

Porth Iago Beach

  • Rhoshirwaun
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Are you dreaming of a little beach with golden sand and aqua blue water? Well head down to Porth Iago in North Wales, where all your dreams can come...

Harlech Castle4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Harlech
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Spectacularly sited Harlech Castle seems to grow naturally from the rock on which it is perched. Like an all seeing sentinel, it gazes out across lan...

The Childrens Farm Park

  • Harlech
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

The Children’s Farm Park is set on the gorgeous Cardigan Bay coastline in the heart of the Snowdonia national park with stunning countryside views al...

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...

Portmeirion

  • Porthmadog
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Portmeirion is a village located on a private peninsula overlooking Cardigan Bay on the coast of Snowdonia, surrounded by woodlands and sandy beaches...

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