22 September 2015 100 days to the Year of Adventure 2016 From adrenalin fuelled adventure to literary and culinary adventure, Wales is where it is all happening in 2016, as we launch our Year of Adventure. There will be a series of major events and activities supported by our Official Adventure Ambassadors: Bear Grylls, Richard Parks, Maria Leijerstam and Tori James. Zip World Velocity in Bethesda, North Wales by Zip World The Year of Adventure will feature all types of Adventure, leading with Adrenaline adventure including Zip-lines, surfing, white water rafting, mountain biking, walking the Wales Coast Path, Bushcraft and survival skills. Culinary adventures in Wales could include visiting one of Wales’ Michelin starred restaurants, eating oysters or lobster fresh from the sea, sampling the growing Street Food scene in Cardiff or a trying a few craft beers or ciders at one of many food and drink festivals across Wales. A Literary adventure in Wales must include Roald Dahl in the year of his centenary with suitably celebration taking place in Cardiff near the Norwegian Church often visited by Dahl as a child. Or maybe a trip to Laugharne to visit Dylan Thomas’ boathouse or 5 Cwmdonkin Drive in Swansea where Dylan was born. Stay tuned for more details as we reveal them in the next 100 days. Find out more about adventure in Wales. Enjoy this? Share it with friends Related items Marc Evans’ Wales The director of Visit Wales’ TV advertising campaigns tells us what’s special about Wales. Alternative Fathers Day Gentleman’s relish…! For papas with panache, check out these totally hip Father’s Day ideas. Wales on Film Wales has been host to hundreds of films. Here are some of those scene-stealing performances. It’s a living thing Children can make history at one of our brilliant living history museums. Active service Here are some adventure activities in Wales to put colour in your cheeks. Pet friendly Wales Chart a course for wild Wales with your partners, children and things that go woof in the night.