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What an amazing unique place.

We visited on a clear sunny day which makes the colours even more defined. Truly spectacular... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Julie C
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Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
via mobile
What a view!

This is a truly amazing sight that any visitor to Anglesey must see. I am surprised that it doesn't... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
John S
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Isle of Man, United Kingdom
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Amlwch LL68 9RE, Wales
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"copper mine"
in 21 reviews
"unique landscape"
in 4 reviews
"well worth a visit"
in 13 reviews
"amlwch port"
in 8 reviews
"car park"
in 15 reviews
"information boards"
in 7 reviews
"copper kingdom"
in 13 reviews
"mineral deposits"
in 2 reviews
"path leading"
in 2 reviews
"lovely place to walk"
in 3 reviews
"sturdy shoes"
in 2 reviews
"industrial heritage"
in 3 reviews
"easy path"
in 2 reviews
"cold windy day"
in 2 reviews
"fascinating place"
in 3 reviews
"hour walk"
in 2 reviews
"lots of history"
in 3 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited on a clear sunny day which makes the colours even more defined. Truly spectacular landscape. We visited the museum in town first and we were glad we did so we had a guide for the walk else you may not know what you...More

Thank Julie C
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a truly amazing sight that any visitor to Anglesey must see. I am surprised that it doesn't get more publicity. We were staying in a holiday cottage, which was situated a few miles away from Amlwch. The couple next to us lived in...More

2  Thank John S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great little walk around the mine. Really interesting colours. Reasonably well signed. Free parking. Bring solid soes.

1  Thank Christopher A
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Steeped in history, this was our second visit to Parys mountain. The boards and signs are easy To follow, the buildings are renovated I’d love to see some sort of museum here though. Two and a half year old made his way around the circular...More

Thank Shanellisw
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On the last day of our holidays in Anglesey we stumbled on this place. I had no knowledge of it being an old copper mine and I can't understand why the Welsh Tourist Board doesn't make more capital out of it. It was a sunny...More

Thank John M
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Reviewed 14 May 2018

This is such an interesting area with much to offer those interested in industrial archaeology, geology,history, nature and the great outdoors.We had a sunny day but I imagine if it is wet the colours may be even more vibrant. My daughter commented what a great...More

1  Thank Jeanette D
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Reviewed 7 May 2018

We visited on an overcast morning not long after a short spell of rain so the colours of the mineral deposits didn't really make the impact that they seem have done on others. The 'Martian' landscape was very unusual and a little later when the...More

Thank MikeH007
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Reviewed 5 May 2018

Interesting and unique landscape and was bathed in a dusk light when we walked there, quite exposed so use cover up well if it is sunny. Got some great photos.

Thank Fractalcat
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Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Parys mountain just outside Amlwch on Anglesey is amazing. It's an old copper mine, the colours from the excavated mines are incredible. All different hues. There are some of the old mine buildings left and the view from the top is beautiful. It really is...More

Thank rosey160
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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Great views and free so worth a visit if in the area Walks from car park is only 5mins roughly Stunning and not seen anything similar in the UK

Thank MohammedTawhid
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Eleanor M
9 June 2018|
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Response from SidCupLondon | Reviewed this property |
You can go at night but I think it would be pointless as the colours and geology would not be visible and these are the main reasons to visit Parys Mountain.
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caerwen
25 August 2017|
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Response from marmagd | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I have seen few people walking with their dogs.
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ctp292
11 June 2017|
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Response from Redstar1000 | Reviewed this property |
I think it would be extremely difficult to I'm afraid
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