Caravan holidays in Wales have always been popular but never more so that last year when one attraction boosted the North Wales economy by £121 million.
North Wales is achieving an enviable reputation as the best adventure playground in Britain and not least due to the efforts of Zip World.
This company’s ingenuity in creating Europe’s fastest and longest zip wire has attracted many thousands of local, regional and international tourists.
Zip World will be expanding on its 3 adventure sites in North Wales this year. The company will also be developing their particular brand of adrenalin inspiring activities in South Wales.
Visitors to Zip World recently participated in some research which produced some interesting data. The average holidaymaker spends almost £1,000 on their break including food, shopping, entertainment and accommodation.
Almost 75 percent of visitors stayed for at least overnight in North Wales, often staying in static caravans, camping or in hotels.
Lonely Planet recently named North Wales as a “playground” for rock climbing, mountain biking and hiking.
Adventure sports activities generally accrued some £2 billion for the economy in North Wales in 2016. Zip World is certainly a talking point when people discuss North Wales and many celebrities have visited their adventure sites.
If you haven’t been to Zip World check out the video below:
Good news for caravan owners
Owners in both North and South Wales can only benefit from the region’s “adventure playground status”. As more and more people choose to take caravan holidays in Wales, owners who rent their holiday homes out can expect a boost in their rental income.
Great time to buy a static caravan or holiday lodge
With our Winter Sale on currently, there are lots of bargains to be had on new and used caravans for sale. Finance packages are available if you need some help in buying your first holiday home. Owners, who have more than one caravan for rental purposes, should look at our cheap caravans with a view to adding more to their inventory. 2017 is going to be a good year as more people decide on caravan holidays in Wales! Contact Golden Gate Holiday Centre to arrange viewings.