A haven for anyone seeking fresh air and a place to unwind. Pen y Fan, Sugarloaf and Henrhyd Falls are just a few of Brecon's hidden gems.
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Best place to...get married
Do you want to get married somewhere unique? Then we have just the venue for you at The Kymin near Monmouth.
Best place to...bird watch
Soaring high in the skies, as free as a bird. The birds of the mountains are truly free. Enjoy watching them in their natural habitat.
Best place to...go fishing
Spending time on the river bank taking in the views and fishing is a great way to spend the day. The river Usk - boasting both salmon and trout - is a fabulous place to fish.
Veteran trees at Clytha
Would you like to meet some real life giants? Take a walk at the Clytha estate, where over 100 veteran trees survive in the majestic parkland. It’s estimated that some of these magnificent trees are nearly 400 years old.
Wildflower hay meadows
At Berthlwyd farm wander through fields of dreams, and take your senses on a safari when you walk in a wildflower hay meadow. Allow your eyes to absorb the vast and varied colours of the flowers that dance amongst the long grasses.
The heathland of mid and south east Wales is all slightly different. The way that it's grazed and its geology all add to this habitat.
Do you fancy seeing the stunning views of the Brecon Beacons, but don’t like the idea of walking up a mountain? Then why not do it in style on horseback.
On your bike
Cycling or mountain biking. There are plenty of places to get out for an adrenaline rush on two wheels. Make the most of it and take in some spectacular views at the same time.
A late 17th-century mansion and one of the wonders of Wales
Magnificent Edwardian gardens flowing from grand vistas to intimate spaces overlooked by a large mansion
A landscape abandoned by a generation of progress
Escape to this spectacular riverside garden and be absorbed by natural beauty.