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    Gypsy Wood

    Bontnewydd, Caernarfon, Gwynedd LL55 2YA

    Attractions

    Gypsy Wood Park is packed with things to see and do

    Theres never a dull moment at Gypsy Wood Park. Here are just some of the attractions we have..

    Woodys Railway NEW FOR 2014

    All aboard for the Gypsy Wood Express! This fantastic new addition to the park means you can enjoy a magical ride on Woodys Train through part of the park for almost km. The train and track has been specially made for us here at Gypsy Wood Park by Cromar White, and its a 10 gauge tear drop railway with turn table, starting from our custom built engine shed and station all the way to the Fairy Princess. Woodys Train is powered by a green and pollution free electric motor and it takes up to 24 passengers.

    *One ride on Woodys Train is included with the ticket price for every visitor. Additional rides can be purchased for 1.50. Get 1 free ride when you buy 4 additional rides. Available to purchase from the shop.

    The train will run between 11.00am and 4.00pm on the hour.

    Pictures of Woody arriving on the 3rd June 2014.

    Outdoor Garden Railway

    Gypsy Woods G scale garden railway is a long established favourite with visitors of all ages, having been built at the beginning in 2004 and substantially expanded and modified since then. A variety of model trains running on over half a kilometre of track. They travel over and under bridges, go through tunnels and pass lots of buildings that are all placed in a beautiful garden setting which includes a quarry, mountain railway, large central station and a long bridge over a pond.

    Kids aged 9 to 90 will love the interactive play buttons so they can move Thomas the Tank engine and his friends.

    Gift Shop and Caf

    Our lovely gift shop is filled with fairy themed souvenirs and presents to remember your day at Gypsy Wood. (See our Shop Page for more information).

    The Dragon Caf serves delicious hot and cold snacks, sandwiches, pasties, sausage rolls, as well as cakes and bakes provided by a local bakery, bara brith (a popular Welsh fruit cake); all made with fresh and local ingredients where possible.

    A chill out area where you can relax with a cuppa whilst the children play close by under their parents watchful eye. (Mini digger, Woodys play house, model railway).

    Open daily from 10:30am to 4:30pm.

    You are welcome to bring a picnic with you, but please dont feed any of your leftovers to the animals, and please eat within designated picnic areas only.

    Please dispose of your litter appropriately.

    *Please note that we cannot accept Tesco Clubcard vouchers at the caf

    Didi Cars

    A fun activity for all the family.

    Play Area & Mini Zip Wire

    Children of all ages will love our brilliant play area. The big castle-style play centre has slides, a rope bridge, climbing wall and swings. Why dont you come and have a go on our Mini Zip Wire!

    Musical Tree-house

    Make some magical music in our fantastical melodic hide-away. Youll find drums, bongos, maracas, croaking frogs and more in the musical tree-house.

    Fairy Hunt

    Come along for our magical Fairy Hunt, see how many of our beautiful fairies you can find.

    Pick up a map from the shop on your way in.

    Dont forget to pick up a quiz, wish form and colouring in sheets on your way out before you enter the park.

    Gypsy Caravans

    Live the Gypsy life and enjoy playtime in these beautifully painted model gypsy caravans.

    Willow Walk and Wetland Walk

    Follow the giants footsteps through the willow walk to the lake side picnic area and sit in the giants chair, if you dare! Go kart area, complete with climbing spider web, a fun long jump and den building. Youll also find Daisy our milkable cow.

    And dont forget to bring your wellies for the Wetland walk! Follow the trail for a mile and explore lots of wildlife habitats from marsh lands, meadows and wooded swamps.

    Meet the Fairy Queen or Princess

    Come and meet our beautiful Fairy Queen or Princess of Gypsy Wood Park, and shell help to make your wishes come true. If you would especially like to meet the Fairy Queen or Princess then please call us to check in advance if shes in! (Certain days only).

    Meet the animals

    Gypsy Wood Park is home to a variety of different animals and birds. They all love living here and they are always excited to meet new friends. Come and see us to visit the ponies, alpacas, donkeys, pygmy goats, pot-bellied pigs, turkeys, Sultan chickens, ferrets, rabbits, mice, birds and more.

    At 1:40pm everyday theres the chance to meet some of the animals, the stars of our blog: Simba and Bobby. You can get up close to some of our friendliest residents and touch, hold and even brush them. In peak season there are plenty of animal activities like pony/donkey grooming and you can meet our worlds smallest sheep Ouessant.

    If youd like to feed the animals you can buy bags of feed from the shop for the goats, chickens, doves, rabbits and pigs but dont forget to give the right feed to the right animal!

    Extra Activities

    Gypsy Wood Park often welcomes other activity providers such as face painters or donkey rides. These will be subject to an additional charge.

    Gypsy Wood Park is Fun!

    There is so much to see and do at Gypsy Wood Park that therell never be a dull moment.

    Gypsy Wood Park is Educational!

    Children have the opportunity to learn all about our different animals and how they live. There are lots of interpretation and education boards around the park.

    Gypsy Wood Park is..Great Value!

    At just 21.99 for a family ticket (for 2 adults and 2 children), Gypsy Wood Park is great value for all the family. And once youve paid for your ticket there are no hidden costs, all of the attractions and activities listed above are included in the ticket price. The only things with additional charges are:

    Additional train rides are 1.50 (buy 4 and get 1 free).

    You can buy feed for the animals from the shop for 85p per bag.

    JCB digger is 1 to operate.

    There will be a fee for additional activities not provided by Gypsy Wood Park (e.g. donkey rides or face-painting).

    Snacks and drinks at the Dragon Caf. Picnics are welcome at designated areas.

    No picnics or food consumption allowed in or near to animal contact areas.

    Dont forget your camera for the best photo competition and upload your pictures on our Facebook page!! The winner will receive a season ticket for a family of 4.

    Current Tariffs

    Prices

    Gypsy Wood Park isa great value attraction. Our prices stay the same all season!

    We are open from Easter until 14th September 2014.

    Season Opening Times

    We are open daily from 10:30am until 5:00pm. Gates close at 5:30pm.

    However, please note that in inclement weather we may close early, or in severe conditions we may remain closed for the day.





    Prices
    Standard Entry:
    Children 5.99
    Toddlers (under 2) 3.75
    Adults 6.99
    Pensioner 5.99
    Special Needs Adult 5.99
    Special Needs Child 4.99
    Family (2 adults and 2 children) 21.99



    Wheelchair Users

    Free entry for all wheelchair users, when with a paying adult.

    Please see our Support Worker Policy below.
    Season Tickets (includes 5 free train ride tickets). Valid from Easter to September:
    Family (2 adults and 2 children) 78.00
    Family (2 adults and 3 children) 91
    Adult 26
    Child 24
    Toddlers 22
    Pensioner/Special Needs 24

    *Please note that Family Season Tickets will require two passport sized photos of both adults. Adult/Child Season Tickets will only require two passport sized photos of the holder. An Application form for a Season Ticket can be downloaded HERE.



    Birthday Parties:

    Birthday parties at Gypsy Wood cost 9.50 per child. This includes entrance, party food, jelly & ice cream, drinks, balloons, party bags and a gift for the birthday child.

    *Please note that birthday cake is not supplied.

    Gypsy Wood Park must be informed of preferred eating time.

    There is a minimum of 10 children and a maximum 16. 2 adults go free with 10 children and 3 adults go free with 15 or 16 children.

    Deposit of 1.50 per child is payable (non-refundable in the event of cancellation.)



    Sorry we cannot accept parties during peak season times.



    School Trips/Mother & Toddler Groups

    Please contact us for pricing details.

    If your school or group wishes to assess the park prior to your visit, please bring proof of ID from the school.



    Support Worker Policy

    An official support worker will be admitted free of charge when accompanying a full paying child or adult.

    Only one free support worker per child or adult, normal admission charges will apply to any additional support workers.

    Proof of support workers ID must be shown on entrance.



    Please note that we cannot accept Tesco Clubcard vouchers at the caf or for payment of Season Tickets.

    Family pass discount not available with Tesco Clubcard vouchers.

    We accept most major credit and debit cards.

    No dogs except guide dogs.

    Dads go free on Fathers Day!



    Gypsy Wood Park is..Great Value!

    At just 21.99 for a family ticket (for 2 adults and 2 children), Gypsy Wood Park is great value for all the family. And once youve paid for your ticket there are no hidden costs, all of the attractions and activities listed above are included in the ticket price. The only things with additional charges are:

    Additional train rides are 1.50 (buy 4 and get 1 free).
    You can buy feed for the animals from the shop for 85p per bag.
    JCB digger and sand-pit is 1 to operate.
    There will be a fee for additional activities not provided by Gypsy Wood Park (e.g. donkey rides or face-painting).
    Snacks and drinks at the Dragon Caf. Picnics are welcome at designated areas