Your journey starts at our terminal station at Tywyn Wharf. There is a convenient free car park over the bridge off Neptune Road.
Reserved seats will be waiting for you on our steam locomotive hauled Santa Special to "Plas Nadolig".
Each child will meet Santa and receive a present suitable for their age. There is time for photographs with Santa in the idyllic setting of "Plas Nadolig".
The steam train will then return you to Tywyn Wharf where a seasonal treat awaits. King's Licensed Cafe will serve you complimentary mulled wine and mince pies. Hot winter warmer meals will be on sale.
Two Santa Specials will run on each day, departing Tywyn Wharf at 11 am and 1.30 pm. Arrive in plenty of time and soak up the festive atmosphere. The whole Santa Experience will take around two hours.
Fares include the Train Ride, Mince Pie and Mulled Wine/Drink
|| no gift
|Child under 2:
|| includes a complimentary small gift and a visit to Santa
|Child 2 - 12:
|| with a visit to Santa and an age apropriate present
|Child 13 - 15:
|| no gift
Advanced booking is essential as these trains are very popular.
A booking form is available to download at the bottom of the page. Please return it to the address below.
Further information about these events is available by email from Santa [at] talyllyn [dot] co [dot] uk or by post from:
Talyllyn Railway Company
Mince Pie Specials
Enjoy an atmospheric round trip, and view the beauty of the winter countryside from the comfort of your heated carriage, complete with festive decorations.
The trains are hauled by coal-fired steam locomotives along this historic and scenic railway. The Talyllyn was the first narrow gauge line to be built for steam haulage, and subsequently became the first preserved railway in the world.
Seasonal light refreshments are included.
The orange timetable will apply. Normal fares apply, including our "Kids Go for 2 Quid" offer. There is no need to book (except groups of 12+).
Christmas Meals at King's Licensed Cafe
Book a Christmas meal for your family, group, club or office party at King's. Our great value Christmas menu is available as two or three course options with coffee and mince pie to finish. The full menu is available to download below (available soon). Bookings can be taken for closed days and evenings.
Contact us to discuss you plans catering [at] talyllyn [dot] co [dot] uk (email) or phone 01654 712704.
Our Christmas meals will be served in place of Sunday Lunches on the 1st, 8th, 15th and 22nd December, no need to book.
Dont forget we are also open at weekends for breakfast, lunches and afternoon tea - see the calender for opening times.