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Great Orme Tramway

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Address: Church Walks | Victoria Station, Llandudno LL30 2NB, Wales
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A nice relaxing way up

Spectacular views along the way. Kids find it exciting and saves on the leg work. Price is reasonable booking may be best on holidays as it can get busy. Lovely bit of history... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spectacular views along the way. Kids find it exciting and saves on the leg work. Price is reasonable booking may be best on holidays as it can get busy. Lovely bit of history. You can get a coffee at the top too.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This ride takes you from the hotel and guest house district of Llandudno right up to the visitors centre at the top of the great Orme...... passing many sheep and out of breath walkers along the way! Friendly staff at the ticket booth - you have the option to pay cash or card. While waiting to get on we picked... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 18, 2017

it's cheap way to go up to the Great Orme. the view half-way is just a bit meh~ as it's only houses but still it's quite interesting to see local people and say hi.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 14, 2017

What an amazing piece of engineering. If in Llandudno, you need to go on the tram. It wasn't expensive, the staff were very knowledgeable. We went up on the tram and down on the cable car. It would be a good idea in my opinion if the tram/cable car did a joint ticket as lots of people were doing the... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 8, 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed the slow ride upto the top of the orme, I watched the whole of llandudno come into focus slowly and it was beautiful. I love how at the half way point your given a full layout of information to read regarding the history of the tram.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 3, 2017 via mobile

if you want to see something from the past.. something that you won't be able to see in many places - worth to get on that I tram/train nice views, for adults and kids! you can see the mechanism as well get some information about the history of the place.. on the way back you can also use cable cars..... More 

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2017

I remember travelling up on the tram over 50 years ago as a young lad on one of my first holidays. Well back again ! It was a lovely historical way to reach the summit. Easy on the legs ! Fantastic views as you go up and down. For those who have not been before, you change trams at the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 12, 2016 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic, thoroughly enjoyed our trip on the tram, the views were amazing, a must to do on your visit

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 6, 2016

Great Orme is well worth the visit and the Great Orme tramway permits dogs to travel on board. On the summit there are numerous areas to walk a dog and a shop and cafe complex that allows dogs inside. My wife and I had a great fish and chips meal while we were there prior to the tram ride back... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2016 via mobile

Unfortunately I had no idea, that tram is not runing out of season but next time i'm definitely taking a ride! The tram looks really nice and views on the very top of Great Orme are worth of it.

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