Prepare to embark on an enchanting journey like no other with Honister Slate Mine's Secret Underground Santa's Grotto adventure. This unique Santa's Grotto promises to transport visitors into an underground winter wonderland.
Nestled deep within the breathtaking Lake District, "Santa's Secret Grotto" is a hidden gem known only to elves and the mystical creatures that call it home. This secluded haven is where Santa Claus himself retreats during the winter months, far from the prying eyes of the world.
Your adventure begins at Honister Slate Mine, where you'll be warmly welcomed by Santa's chief Elf helper, Holly Sparklefoot. With boundless enthusiasm and a knack for finding hidden paths within the mine, Holly will be your guide through this extraordinary subterranean world.
Holly will lead you through secret tunnels to the hidden mine caverns, known only to a select few. Twinkling lights and cosy nooks surround you and you'll catch a glimpse inside the elves'workshop. If you're quiet and quick, you might even catch a glimpse of these merry workers in action.
Your journey continues to the place where Santa keeps his sleigh hidden, poised for his magical Christmas Eve journey. Legend has it that the mine's ancient tunnels are Santa's secret pathways, allowing him to visit every corner of the world on his sleigh.
Finally, you'll get to meet Santa in a magnificent, glowing cavern. Gather around and share your Christmas wishes and receive a special gift.
The Santa's Secret Grotto adventure at Honister lasts approximately 1.5 hours and you'll be walking/standing for the majority of time, including some steep steps.
|Season (18 Nov 2023 - 23 Dec 2023)|
|Monday - Sunday||11:00||- 14:00|
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