Electric Mountain, Llanberis

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Experience the wonders of Welsh engineering at Electric Mountain. The hollowed-out mountain houses a major power station responsible for providing electricity to the area through large-scale water pumping. Put on a hard hat and journey to the center of the earth to tour the 1.6 km (1 mi) of tunnels containing over one million tons of concrete. Book online to ensure a spot on one of the underground bus tours. By using our Llanberis trip itinerary planner, you can arrange your visit to Electric Mountain and other attractions in Llanberis.
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  • I was a youngster when this place was under construction holidaying in the family caravan nearby. The day's would be interrupted with the dull booms of the heart of the mountain being slowly ripped....  more
    I was a youngster when this place was under construction holidaying in the family caravan nearby. The day's would be interrupted with the dull booms of the heart of the mountain being slowly ripped....  more »
  • As a retired engineer I understand the incredible work that was undertaken to construct this truly awesome project. The visitor centre only gives a glimpse of the works and the reason behind them... 
    As a retired engineer I understand the incredible work that was undertaken to construct this truly awesome project. The visitor centre only gives a glimpse of the works and the reason behind them...  more »
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  • An adventurous place to visit from the quarry & the houses which is very interesting , to the mountain at the back of the quarry there's a lot to see & do the grate out doors .
  • Went here years ago, amazing place.

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