Parks & Gardens in Mid Wales
Mid Wales

Mid Wales | Castles | Cycling & Walking

Looking for a UK holiday gem? Then look no further and visit Mid Wales & The Welsh Marches.

A fantastic location close to the English border and only 4 hours from London, this region of Wales is littered with Welsh Castles, History, Heritage - a great location for an adventure or that rural retreat you’ve been promising yourself.

A Visit to Wales isn’t complete without seeing at least one Welsh Castle. The castles in Wales are famous for their turbulent history between the Welsh and the English. Today they offer visitors a great day out with lots to do and provide a UK family holiday that is streets above the rest.

The Mid Wales Marches aren’t just about castles. Explore Mid Wales and you will find a beautiful array of market towns dotted around the region. Welshpool and Newtown are two of the largest towns in the region and offer an array of walks, museums and history. Also famous for the National Trust Powis Castle and home to the Gregynog Festival. This region of Wales offers the visitor a relaxing break that makes you feel 1000 miles away from the hustle and bustle of city life.

Great UK Deals and holidays can be found in this region of Wales. Make sure you take a trip to the famous Lake Vyrnwy or take a walk on the Montgomery Wales Canal.

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Looking for a UK holiday gem? Then look no further and Visit Wales & The Welsh Marches.

A fantastic location close to the English border and only 4 hours from London, this region of Wales is littered with Welsh Castles, History, Heritage - a great location for an adventure or that rural retreat you’ve been promising yourself.

A Visit to Wales isn’t complete without seeing at least one Welsh Castle. The castles in Wales are famous for their turbulent history between the Welsh and the English. Today they offer visitors a great day out with lots to do and provide a UK family holiday that is streets above the rest.

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Events in Mid Wales

Events from
date event
Sat 19 Aug Annual Show at Montgomery
Wed 5 Jul - Tue 5 Sep Ceredigion Art Trail at RSPB Ynys-hir Nature Reserve
Sat 19 Aug Children's Activity Day at Newtown Textile Museum
Sat 19 Aug Discover Glaslyn at Glaslyn Nature Reserve

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Welsh Castles

Craig Y Nos Castle

Ystradgynlais 01639 731167

The Castle overlooks Craig-y-Nos Country Park, in the Brecon Beacons National Park, an area of outstanding natural beauty. Steeped in history, the castle was once home of the famous opera singer Adelina Patti.

 
 

Cycling & Walking

Cwm Rhaeadr

Llandovery 0300 065 3000

Go for a walk along the lower part of the valley catching a glimse of the waterfalls through the trees. There are several linking tracks that make for shorter alternatives. Start: Picnic Site