What’s in Rhyl?
Planning a family trip to Wales this spring or summer? Rhyl is one of the most popular seaside destinations in Wales, with a wide range of entertainment and activities available.
Below is a list of six reasons why we think you should pay a visit to sunny Rhyl:
1. The Beach
The beach in Rhyl has stunning golden sands and makes for a great day out with the family. Whether you’re looking to sunbathe, build sandcastles, play games or even brave a dip in the sea, the beach in Rhyl is one of the best in Wales and is voted one of the top things to do in the area on Trip Advisor.
2. The Rhyl Miniature Railway
The Rhyl Miniature Railway is Britain’s oldest miniature line. The railway is located at Marine Lake, with several other activities to enjoy nearby such as crabbing and a play area. An ideal way to spend the afternoon in Rhyl if you’re a rail enthusiast or just looking for something different to enjoy with the family.
3. The Sea Aquarium
The sea aquarium in Rhyl is fun for all ages and has an open seafront location. It’s not only a great day out, but also weather friendly so if you do find that you’ve been hit with a bit of bad weather, you can always explore the amazing underwater world and see a range of different and unusual species.
4. Rhyl Botanical Gardens
Visit the picturesque Rhyl botanical gardens. A great place to visit if you’re looking to take the dog for a stroll. In addition to that, there is also tennis and bowling equipment available to hire out if you’re feeling competitive.
5. The Palace of Fun Centre
Again, a great activity that is weather friendly and fun for the whole family. Battle your enemies in this hi-tech arena with laser guns, pumping music and UV at Lazer zone. Challenge your family and friends to adventure mini-golf or let the kids enjoy the indoor adventure play zone.
6. The Pavilion Theatre
See what’s on at the Rhyl Pavilion theatre! The theatre is located on the waterfront of Rhyl, with breath-taking views of the North Wales coast, across to Snowdonia and beyond. It also features the ‘1891 restaurant and bar’ if you’re looking to make an occasion of the evening or even just enjoy a chilled drink.
Whatever you chose to do on your visit, you’ll be sure to have a Rhyl-y good time!