Snowdon Mountain Railway
The upper mountain
The station at Llanberis
Steeped in history

Snowdon Mountain Railway

Introduction

Travel by train on Britain’s only Rack and Pinion Railway up Snowdon, the highest mountain in England and Wales in Snowdonia National Park, North Wales.

Travel by train on Britain’s only Rack and Pinion Railway up Snowdon, the highest mountain in England and Wales

Since 1896, visitors from around the world have travelled on Snowdon Mountain Railway. Trains scale the highest mountain in England and Wales(1085m) where Snowdon boasts dramatic landscape and scenery. This unique railway is one of the most popular visitor attractions in North Wales. The Summit of Snowdon, at 3,560ft (1085m), is the highest mountain in England and Wales.

For more than 112 years holiday makers and day trippers have been appreciating the truly spectacular views they have experienced while claiming the ascent of Snowdon as a lifetime adventure. As the train climbs through the atmospheric landscape of Snowdon passengers can absorb themselves in the rich myth, legend and history Snowdonia has to offer.

Based on Victorian engineering Snowdon Mountain Railway is the only public rack and pinion railway in the United Kingdom and a true majestic mountain adventure.

 

For more information, please email

info@snowdonrailway.co.uk

or see their website,

www.snowdonrailway.co.uk

Last Updated: 28 Apr 2015