Things to do and see when on holiday in Wales
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The Silver Mountain Experience

Where history, myth and legend collide in a fantastic day out for the whole family. Set against the dramatic Cambrian Mountains, The Silver Mountain Experience is not your usual day out. Experience guided tour A Miner’s Life, which takes visitors on a fascinating journey through the oldest part o

Upton Castle Gardens and Medieval Chapel

The 35 acres of gardens surround the ancient Upton Castle and include a magnificent display of Rhododendrons, Camellias, Magnolias and many other rare trees and shrubs in the Arboretum. There are also a formal rose garden, herbaceous borders a Victorian walled garden and a woodland walk to the es

Aberporth Beach

Aberporth is a small but bustling village resort on the Ceredigion Marine Heritage Coast, 10 miles south of New Quay. Its two beaches sit between the rocky headlands of Trecregyn and Fathgarreg, separated by a smaller rocky outcrop. The beaches are safe and sandy with rock pools and a small strea

Marros Riding Centre

Marros Riding Centre is a family owned and run business in between Amroth, Pembrokeshire and Pendine, Carmarthenshire. All our staff are ABRS and or BHS qualified and are first aid trained. We are approved by the ABRS and a Pony Club approved Centre. We offer horse riding for everyone and offer th

Morfa Bay Adventure

Morfa Bay Adventure has become one of Wales' leading outdoor pursuits providers over recent years, providing adventure activities for all ages and abilities across Carmarthenshire and Pembrokeshire. Our centre is situated in Pendine on the Carmarthenshire/Pembrokeshire border. We provide nume

National Showcaves Centre for Wales

The National Showcaves Centre for Wales at Abercrave, Swansea offers the experience of a lifetime. Dan-yr-Ogof Show Cave was first discovered in 1912 and has since proved to be an important cave complex with over 10 miles of cave and possibly more yet to be discovered. Enter through Cathedral Ca

Ffos Las Racecourse

Ffos Las has brought back top class racing to West Wales for the first time since 1937. Situated in the heart of Carmarthenshire between the towns of Llanelli and Carmarthen, Ffos Llas is surrounded by rolling hills and countryside with a magnificent view down the Gwendraeth Valley to Carmarthen Ba

The Blue Lagoon

The Blue Lagoon, our eco-friendly waterpark features crashing waves, a rapids river ride and two enclosed flume rides that leave the coracle-shaped building and bring you hurtling back into the pool. From a lazy river ride, to indoor and outdoor spa pools with sunbathing deck and interactive wet

Dyfed Shire Horse Farm

Come and join us at Dyfed Shire Horse Farm, a tourist attraction at the foot of the Preseli Mountains in West Wales. Have a day of fun and nostalgia as you get to know these majestic ‘gentle giants’. We have plenty to do for the whole family, whatever the weather. You can take a tractor ride around

The Creepy Carmarthen Tour

Take a trip back through Carmarthen's "horrible history" and meet murderers and their victims. Visit the sites of grisly executions. Discover dark secrets from bygone days - and find out where the ghosts walk! Along the way take part in some unusual magical experiments involving ghosts,

Dryad Bushcraft

Dryad Bushcraft offers a range of activity survival courses dedicated to personal development and teambuilding skills. This is achieved through the study of bushcraft and survival techniques. Based on the Gower peninsular in southwest Wales, this beautiful and rugged landscape with its diverse r

Trail Rides Wales

Trail riding is off road motorcycle riding that is not off road! We use roads and byways which don’t have a tarmac surface. They are open to the public and trail riding can be very easy, very challenging, or somewhere in between. A day’s trail riding with us is tailored to you or your group’s experi

Adventure Beyond

Would you like to try canoeing, kayaking, gorge walking, coasteering, hill walking, white water rafting, snorkelling, rock climbing or abseiling? Join us for adventurous activities in the varied landscapes of Wales. We’ll tailor the activity to suit your needs, whether you want an adrenaline fix

The Big Blue Experience

The Big Blue Experience is a professional watersports centre offering a variety of courses and adventures in a wide range of watersports. Using qualified instructors and the latest equipment we offer a thorough introduction to and progression through Kite Sports, Stand Up Paddleboarding, Coastee

Cardigan Bay Watersports

Cardigan Bay Watersports, situated in the middle of beautiful Cardigan Bay, is sheltered from prevailing winds and offers ideal conditions for all levels of experience and ability from 8 years up. A variety of water sports is on offer including windsurfing, kayaking, dinghy sailing, yacht cruis

Dragon Activity Guides

Dragon Activity Guides are a multi-adventure activity provider based in Pembrokeshire, offering Coasteering, Kayaking, Surfing and Rock Climbing, all year round. Whether it is something you have never tried before or have done hundreds of times, Dragon Activity Guides will tailor the session to

West Wales Wind, Surf and Sail

West Wales Wind Surf and Sailing is a fully accredited RYA training centre with highly qualified and experienced instructors running a full range of windsurfing, sailing, surfing, canoeing and multi-activity courses. Our range of watersport courses at different ability levels and age groups means


Although based on the banks of the beautiful river Wye on the doorstep of the Brecon Beacons National Park, we do not restrict ourselves to our local area, but arrange activities throughout Wales, including the Gower and Pembrokeshire. As a small company with over 30 years’ knowledge of the area

SUP Gower

Stand Up Paddleboarding , Kite Surfing & Cable wakeboarding: We offer a variety of watersports in south Wales depending on the conditions: Stand up paddleboard hire, Paddle surfing courses and lessons for groups and individuals. (visit for more details) or if you fancy something

Hawk Adventures

Hawk Adventures have provided Outdoor Activities since 1990, we are dedicated to providing exciting and enjoyable adventure activities. Our outdoor activity centre is perfectly placed in the beautiful Brecon Beacons and we deliver the activities across a wide range of locations throughout South Wale
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