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Share the Experience Ghost Tour

Craig y Nos Castle

10 a head if resident at farm, 49 with B&B at castle

All Night Investigation

Craig y Nos Castle

35 a head if resident at farm, inc dinner, 99 a head D,B&B Castle

History Tour

Craig y Nos Castle

History Tour 1 hour plus around Craig Y Nos Castle, 11:00 am

Walk in Country Park

Craig y Nos Country Park

Visit the Country Park, dine in Country Park cafe

Henrydd Waterfalls Walk

Just outside the farm

Walk here from the farm

Brecon Mountain Centre Walks


Large open mountain with loads of sheep and walks

Lady of the Lake Arthurian legend

Trecastle road

Lake is difficult to find, a good climb, need to be fit

Oxwich Bay Walk


Lovely beach but avoid Gower at weekends; go midweek

Penwyllt Rail Tracks Walk

Btwn castle and farm

Local lane - drive and park at old railway station

Rhossilli Bay


Massively long beach, good for kite flying and surfing

Usk Reservoir circular walk

Towards Trecastle

Excellent circular walk 2 hours to walk all around it

Ystradfelte Waterfalls

Glynneath area

Worth including but a bit of a maze of lanes to get to

Elan Village Reservoirs

Further away!

Lovely driving country and a cafe and visitors centre

Llyn Brianne Reservoirs Drive

Long day out driving

More lovely driving country and lots of impressive dams

Talybont on Usk Reservoir

Near Brecon

Brecon Beacons mountainous area

Tenby Town and Bay

2 Hours to Tenby

Trippery town in a nice 1950's way, nice colourful painted houses

Talley Abbey and Forest

A day out

A nice view when get to top of the Forest paths, old abbey ruin

Laugharne Castle Dylan Thomas

A day out, Laugharne

(1) Castle (2) Dylan Thomas and (3) Coastal walks - a 3-in-1 outing

Gorge Walking

Brecon Beacons

If you are into getting very wet, adventurous outdoor sport this!

Welsh Show Caves - Dan y Ogof

500 yds North of Castle

Worth a visit, especially if a rainy day: allow 2 hours & lunch cafe

Animal Sanctuary Cefn y Erw

1 mile from farm

Rather a small zoo of cages in a field, but close enough!

Brecon Mountain Railway

Merthyr Tydfil

Worth a ride on the train, or just walk the path alongside rail track

Visit the town of Brecon


Half a day at least wandering the streets of this Market town

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