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Llangoed Hall Grounds
AA 2 Rosettes

In or near Brecon, Tel: 01874 754 525, Email, www.llangoedhall.com

Llangoed Hall has an impressive history and is thought to have been the site of the first Welsh Parliament.
There are 17 acres of gardens and a maze.

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  • Rail station: Builth Road (12 miles)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
  • Free entry
  • Disabled access
  • Guided tour(s)
 
 
 
Builth Wells Golf Club
Green Dragon Environmental Scheme

In or near Builth Wells, Tel: 01982 553296, Email, www.builthwellsgolf.co.uk

Picturesque, easy walking parkland golf course, 18 holes, a good golfing test for all abilities.

 
 
 
Plas Dolguog

In or near Machynlleth, Tel: 01654 702 244, Email, www.plasdolguog.co.uk

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  • Rail station: Machynlleth (1 mile)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
Mermaid Spa Portmeirion
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In or near Porthmadog, Tel: 01766 772444, Email, www.portmeirionspa.co.uk

The Mermaid Spa removes you a little from your normal life and touches you with a little of the magic of the Portmeirion experience.

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  • Rail station: Minffordd (2 miles)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
  • Free entry
 
 
 
CAT's water powered cliff railway
Visit Wales VAQAS

In or near Machynlleth, Tel: 01654 705950, Email, visit.cat.org.uk

This eco-centre features hands-on displays and working examples of sustainable living, alternative technologies and organic growing. A ride on a water-balanced cliff railway starts off a fun and inspiring day out.

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  • Rail station: Machynlleth (3 miles)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
Vale of Rheidol Railway
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In or near Aberystwyth, Tel: 01970 625819, Email, www.rheidolrailway.co.uk

Rail Route: Aberystwyth - Devil's Bridge

All aboard the Vale of Rheidol for an unforgettable journey through the beautiful Rheidol Valley by narrow gauge steam train.

Sit back, relax and let us take you on a nostalgic journey through some of Wales’ most spectacular scenery.

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  • Rail station: Aberystwyth (0 mile)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
 
 
 
Cader Idris / Cadair Idris

In or near Dolgellau, Tel: 0300 065 3000, Email, www.naturalresources.wales/cadairidris

Tea room and visitor centre.

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  • Rail station: Tywyn (10 miles)
  • Parking: with charge
  • Children welcome
  • Free entry
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
Coed y Brenin Visitor Centre
Visit Wales VAQAS

In or near Dolgellau, Tel: 01341 440747, Email, www.naturalresources.wales/coedybrenin

Coed y Brenin visitor centre is the gateway to Coed y Brenin Forest Park. Try world-class mountain bike trails, family walks, café, cycle shop, all-ability play area and an easy access trail.

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  • Rail station: Barmouth (15 miles)
  • Parking: with charge
  • Children welcome
  • Free entry
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
Bala Lake Railway
Visit Wales VAQAS

In or near Bala, Tel: 01678 540666, Email, www.bala-lake-railway.co.uk

Rail Route: Llanuwchllyn - Bala

One of the Great Little Trains of Wales, the railway offers a delightful 9 mile return journey by narrow gauge steam train along the shores of Wales' largest natural lake.

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  • Rail station: Barmouth (23 miles)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
 
 
 
Borth Golf Club

In or near Borth, Tel: 01970 871202, Email, www.borthgolf.co.uk

Nestling on the estuary of the Dovey River and the beautiful sweep of Cardigan Bay the stunning scenery may well distract you from the golf...... but not for too long.

 
 
National Library of Wales
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In or near Aberystwyth, Tel: 01970 632801, Email, www.llgc.org.uk

The National Library is one of the great libraries of the world. Since 1911 it has enjoyed the right to collect, free of charge, a copy of every printed work published in Britain and Ireland

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  • Rail station: Aberystwyth (1 mile)
  • Parking: with charge
  • Children welcome
  • Free entry
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
The Lion Street Gallery

In or near Hay-on-Wye, Tel: 01497 822900, Email, www.lionstreetgallery.co.uk

The Lion Street Gallery is based only 50 yards from the clock tower in the famous book town of Hay-on-Wye.

 
 
 
The Cruck Barn

In or near Llandrindod Wells, Tel: 01597 822665, Email, www.tygwynfarm.co.uk

Type: Country & Farm Crafts

Would you like to try your hand at something different? Perhaps learn a new skill or experience another way of life? Come and learn with us in a relaxed atmosphere.

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  • Rail station: Llandrindod Wells (3 miles)
  • Parking: free
 
 
 
Tregoyd Mountain Riders
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In or near Brecon, Tel: 01497 847351, Email, www.tregoydriding.co.uk

Tregoyd Mountain Riders offer horse riding, pony trekking, hacking, riding holidays, riding lessons, bed & breakfast for horses and riders and livery in the Brecon Beacons National Park.

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  • Rail station: Hereford (30 miles)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
Our Chickens
Wales Green Tourism Business Scheme Silver Award

In or near Llanwrtyd Wells, Tel: 07717 537034, Email, www.coedtrallwm.co.uk/

In the heart of mid-Wales is the Coed Trallwm Mountain Bike Centre complete with a log cabin Visitor Centre and Forest Café, which opens daily to ensure that only fully fuelled (with homemade cake type fuel) riders are taking on the trails.

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  • Rail station: Llanwrtyd Wells (4 miles)
  • Children welcome
 
 
 
Alwen

In or near Ruthin, Tel: 0300 065 3000, Email, www.naturalresources.wales/hiraethog

Walk Route: Easy circular route around the Alwen Reservoir

This new easy-to-follow, waymarked, circular route around the Alwen Reservoir is approximately 7.5 miles (11 Km) You will follow forestry tracks and paths along the water’s edge and up to the moorland of Mynydd Hiraethog.

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  • Miles: 8
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
  • Free entry
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
Elan Valley Dam
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In or near Rhayader, Tel: 01597 810880/810898, Email, www.elanvalley.org.uk

The Elan Valley Visitor Centre has information about the area, an exhibition, cafe, audio-visual show, play area and toilets.

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  • Rail station: Llandrindod Wells (14 miles)
  • Parking: with charge
  • Children welcome
  • Free entry
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
Rheidol Power Station

In or near Aberystwyth, Tel: 01970 880667, Email

The Rheidol hydropower plant is the largest of its kind in England and Wales. Guided tours of the power station at set times, visitor centre and interactive display.

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  • Rail station: Aberystwyth (8 miles)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
  • Free entry
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
 
 

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Visit Wales 4 Star Bed & Breakfast £45-£65 prpnb, Aberystwyth, 01970 890224

Stay with us for three nights and receive a complimentary bottle of red, rose or white wine or a box of chocolates in your room on arrival.. Available for all new bookings.
 
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