Bala Best Tours and Activities

Bala Sailing Expedition on Bala Lake
Bala Sailing Expedition on Bala Lake
         
Bala, Wales
2.5 hours
from 29 GBP
If you're visiting Wales and want a good way to relax, then a visit to Bala Lake is a must. It is the largest natural body of water in Wales and the waters of the lake are famous for their depth and clarity. It's also a haven for marine wildlife. During your trip your captain will teach you some basic sailing techniques as you travel around the lake whilst also pointing out any wildlife along the way. Bala Lake is a perfect example of the beauty that hides within Wales.
White Water Rafting Taster Session in Wales
White Water Rafting Taster Session in Wales
         
Bala, Wales
1 hour
from 40 GBP
Head out on an inflatable six person raft down the River Tryweryn for a white water rafting taster experience in Wales. Hurl down two action-packed runs down the Upper Tryweryn's white water rapids. The rapids are graded level three to four on the UK s white water grading system which starts at one and goes up to six (too rough to offer commercially). So get ready for a white-knuckle ride that will have you screaming with sheer excitement. This adrenaline fuelled activity is perfect for anyone wanting to experience the thrill of white water rafting!
Abseiling Taster in Bala
Abseiling Taster in Bala
         
Bala, Wales
2 hours
from 44 GBP
For those with a thirst for adrenalin and a love of the extreme, abseiling can give you the buzz you're looking for. The exhilaration of hanging on a rope no thicker than your finger is immense. Originally a mountaineering technique, people now abseil just for fun - as long as your idea of fun is going to the edge then stepping off!
Bala Sailing Taster
Bala Sailing Taster
         
Bala, Wales
1.5-4 hours
from 49 GBP
Britain's most successful Olympic sailor ever is Ben Ainslie. He is a three times Olympic gold and one time Olympic silver medalist and is therefore one of the most successful sailors in history. If this hasn't inspired you enough then this sailing experience is perfect for introducing you to this tricky sport. For this experience you will be learning in either a dinghy, bahia or pico. Each of which are perfect for beginner and use the five essential controls: the sails; underwater foils; the trim; side to side balance of the boat and the choice of route.
Bala Bushcraft Taster for Two
Bala Bushcraft Taster for Two
         
Bala, Wales
2-2.5 hours
from 49 GBP
Bushcraft is all about using the natural environment to survive. Ray Mears and Bear Grylls have made bushcraft a very popular experience and this is your chance to learn some basic skills in bushcraft. There is a lot in the great outdoors that can help you survive. Whether you're in the woods or stuck in open fields, there is always something close by to offer shelter and food.
Bala Half Day Kayak or Canoe Experience
Bala Half Day Kayak or Canoe Experience
         
Bala, Wales
2-4 hours
from 49 GBP
With this experience you will get the opportunity to paddle either an open canoe or a kayak across the water, at some locations you will get to try both. There is such a thrill in powering yourself along with a paddle in your hands. The kayaks and canoes used are very stable and designed for tuition so you are unlikely to fall out unless you try very hard! From this half day session you will be able to take on this sport in a more in depth way and if you really enjoy it, help you to progress on to BCU star awards.
Bala Archery Taster for Two
Bala Archery Taster for Two
         
Bala, Wales
1-1.5 hours
from 54 GBP
Archery is a fun sport that has been around for centuries. The most famous archer would have to be Robin Hood, the man who stole from the rich and gave to the poor. You won't be doing this but you will get a taste of what it's like to shoot what was once a deadly weapon of war. Enjoy the competitive spirit and find out who has the nerve to shoot the highest score.
Bala Rock Climbing
Bala Rock Climbing
         
Bala, Wales
3-4 hours
from 59 GBP
There is a real sense of fun and adventure in finding a route, getting to grips with rock and making progress against the obstacles it presents. 5 feet or 50 feet off the ground - the moves are the same but it is what's in your head that makes all the difference.
Full Day Abseiling Experience
Full Day Abseiling Experience
         
Bala, Wales
6 hours
from 69 GBP
If you are an adventure freak who needs to get that rush of adrenaline pumping around your body or perhaps you want to forget about your day-to-day lifestyle then why not try abseiling. If you have a fear of heights or just don't normally do anything like this then this experience will give you a real sense of accomplishment. Give it a go today.
Full White Water Rafting Session in Wales
Full White Water Rafting Session in Wales
         
Bala, Wales
2 hours
from 75 GBP
Step inside an inflatable six person raft on the mighty River Tryweryn for a white water rafting experience in Wales that will see you challenge the elements as you work the rapids and fly over the water. The guide kits everyone up and brings you all up to speed on white water rafting techniques and instruction to get you on your way. Raft the runs up and down the river (as many times as four goes depending on time), all the time growing in confidence, getting wetter and wetter! So get ready for a white-knuckle ride to guarantee screams of sheer excitement.
Mountain Biking in Bala
Mountain Biking in Bala
         
Bala, Wales
6 hours
from 79 GBP
This action packed one day course will teach you the essentials necessary for mountain biking success. The course is aimed at adults who wish to learn the skills needed to cycle off road confidently on a mountain bike. The course covers bike set up, safety checks, ascending and descending hills, cornering and how to cross obstacles such as tree stumps with wheelies, drop-offs or bunny hops. The day finishes with a ride to put the skills you have learnt into practice.
Full Day Canyoning Walking in Bala
Full Day Canyoning Walking in Bala
         
Bala, Wales
6 hours
from 79 GBP
Gorge walking is where you follow a stream or small river, not just its general course, but the actual flow of the water.
Bala Full Day Kayak and Canoe Experience
Bala Full Day Kayak and Canoe Experience
         
Bala, Wales
Full day
from 99 GBP
With this experience you will get the opportunity to paddle both an open canoe and a kayak across the water. There is such a thrill in powering yourself along with a paddle in your hands. The kayaks and canoes used are very stable and designed for tuition so you are unlikely to fall out unless you try very hard! From this full day session you will be able to take on this sport in a more in depth way and if you really enjoy it, help you to progress on to BCU star awards.