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Go Ape at Margam Port Talbot

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Address: Margam Country Park, Port Talbot SA13 2TJ, Wales
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+44 845 519 1798
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Sat - Sun 09:00 - 16:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Boasting some of the finest scenery in Wales, Go Ape is a great option if...

Boasting some of the finest scenery in Wales, Go Ape is a great option if you're looking for things to do in South Wales. Our very first Welsh Tree Top Adventure, located in the beautiful Margam Country Park, and home to the largest deer herd in Wales. It's a day out like no other in South Wales, close to both Swansea and Cardiff. You'll enjoy some splendid landscapes as you swing through the trees and fly down our zip wires. Go Ape Tree Top Adventure involves fun and adventure across five sites. Each site features our award-winning high ropes, crossings, tunnels, bridges and epic wind-in-your-face zip wires to finish. Margam Country Park is simply stunning.

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Brilliant fun for all ages

If you are coming to visit Margam Park, then try to bring enough cash to enjoy a couple of hours on "Go Ape". It is well worth the cost & the experience is fun for everyone from 6... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Port Talbot, United Kingdom
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Port Talbot, United Kingdom
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96 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are coming to visit Margam Park, then try to bring enough cash to enjoy a couple of hours on "Go Ape". It is well worth the cost & the experience is fun for everyone from 6 or 7 (dependent on their size to fit the harnesses) to 70 +. Love using it as much as I can.

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Thank paroak
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

family holiday away and using up a gift voucher that was brought for other halves mum's birthday, amazing afternoon full of climbing, swinging and zip lining, we all had a lot of fun and would highly recommend go ape for sunny dry days. a great day out was had by all ages, youngest in our group being 21 and oldest... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such an amazing day out. Staff really friendly and explain everything clearly will definately be returning

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Newport, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2017

Gift off my daughter and I am scared of heights! Safety briefing was excellent with the very patient helpful Maddy. I wanted to stop at the first zone but encouraged to continue, so glad I did. Completed the course, fabulous experience. Thanks Go Ape, highly recommend.

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Thank Jayne J
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16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

I'd bought this experience as a Christmas present for my partner and managed to finally visit yesterday. He's very much into his outdoor experiences whereas I'm a newbie. Although i was new to this the staff were very patient and kind. Also very happy and positive attitudes. The training was very thorough and they made sure you understood how to... More 

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Thank Lyndsay R
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Present bought for me by my girlfriend. Awesome experience, really enjoyed! Be prepared to climb, crawl and get extremely muddy!! Definitely recommend for a couple, stags, friends.

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Thank Rhys M
Bath, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

This was a day out with my two teenage kids. My son isn't a huge fan of heights, but the instruction and staged approach got him over that. We all loved it. Recommended!

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Thank thatnameistaken679
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Absolutely loved go ape. Not the fittest of people but was encouraged by the staff in a really supportive and friendly way. Safety briefing was thorough but not mind blowing with information Even had to be rescued on one obstacle and the member of staff made me feel very comfortable and not at all embarrassed. Perfect day out for good... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Booked for a mates birthday and decided I would recommend as a fab couple of hours out.. if you have a fear of heights back away slowly the rope ladders will soon put you off although the zip wire down was pretty cool the staff are lovely and there to help

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Thank Jo P
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Having done a couple go ape before, this on for sure is the scariest! Purely due to the fact that the trees are stick thin and if it's windy they do swing! An amazing layout and just great fun for all ages and sizes! If you want to seek an inexpensive thrill, definitely give it a go!

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