6 of the Best Easter Egg Hunts on Pen Llŷn

Easter Egg Hunts – a classic Easter activity and a real favourite with most children (and quite a few parents too). Hop along and join in the fun!


1. Porth y Swnt Easter Egg Hunt

Friday 25th– Sunday 28th March

The Henfaes Centre: Porth y Swnt, Gwynedd.
Porth y Swnt, Aberdaron

Join the National Trust for an Easter adventure in Aberdaron – explore the visitor centre and the village to find clues and claim your Cadbury Easter Egg – £2 per trail. www.nationaltrust.org.uk/porth-y-swnt


2. Llanberis Lake Railway Easter Egg Hunt

Friday 25th – Monday 29th March

Llanberis Lake Railway

Hunt for the Easter Eggs cunningly hidden around the railway and stations and look out for the White Rabbit! Prizes for the kids.


3. Criccieth Castle Easter Egg Hunt

Saturday 26th March, 11am – 3pm

Criccieth Castle

Take on the trails at the mighty fortress and see what you can find – the first 50 children who take part will be rewarded with an Easter prize so make sure you get there early to avoid disappointment. Egg-citing stuff!


4. Dylan’s Beach Front Easter Egg Hunt

Saturday 26th March – 11.30 am

Dylans on the beach-front in Criccieth

Join the gang at Dylan’s Criccieth for their fantastic beach front egg hunt. Top prizes for the kids – pop down and enjoy the sea, sun, surf & chocolates (or at least three of those!) www.dylansrestaurant.co.uk/events/beach-front-easter-egg-hunt/

5. Plas yn Rhiw Easter Egg Hunt

26th & 27th March

Plas yn Rhiw

Join in the fun at Plas yn Rhiw, follow the trail through the stunning garden to claim your Cadbury chocolate egg – £2 per trail.



6. Easter Bonnet Decorating at Fron Goch Garden Centre

26th March, 10am-11am

Fron Goch Garden Centre, Near Caernarfon

Not an easter egg hunt but just as fun!

The delightful Fron Goch Garden Centre just outside Caernarfon holds regular activity sessions for children as part of their Little Diggers club which aims to creatively introduce children to gardening and nature. Join them on 26th March for an Easter bonnet making session£4.95 per child, per session including a free regular tea or filter coffee for accompanying adult.
Booking in advance is recommended as spaces are limited – for details call 01286 672212 or visit  www.frongoch-gardencentre.co.uk



Now there’s no excuse to get out and about this easter!  Don’t forget to tag  your pictures online #welovellyn or #carullyn so we can see what you get up to!


Blog by Jo Toft