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Silver Mountain Experience

Where history, myth and legend collide in a fantastic day out for the whole family. Embark on an adventure discovering the history of our original Victorian Silver-Lead Mine, or Welsh fantasy and myth theatrical experiences.

Ponterwyd, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, SY23 3AB

Visit Wales VAQASVisit Wales Gold AwardFood Standards Hygiene (Very Good)TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence

 
Bala Lake Railway

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.

Llanuwchlyn Station, Llanuwchlyn, Bala, Gwynedd, LL23 7DD

Visit Wales VAQAS

 
Powis Castle

Powis Castle, built circa 1200, began life as the medieval fortress of the Welsh Princes of Powys. The world-famous gardens, overhung with clipped yews, shelters rare plants laid out under the influence of Italian and French styles.

Welshpool, Powys, SY21 8RF

Visit Wales VAQASFood Standards Hygiene (Improvement necessary)National Trust

 
Piglets in the stockyard

Llanerchaeron is a very special place. Its history, architecture and its setting combine to make it a rare survivor of traditional Welsh, self-sufficient, agricultural estate.

Aberaeron, Ceredigion, SA48 8DG

Visit Wales VAQASNational Trust

 
Talyllyn Railway

Historic narrow-gauge steam railway set in beautiful, unspoilt Snowdonia. Running from Tywyn to Abergynolwyn and Nant Gwernol, the line passes the delightful Dolgoch Falls and there are excellent forest walks at Nant Gwernol.

Gorsaf Wharf Station, Tywyn, Gwynedd, LL36 9EY

Visit Wales VAQASFood Standards Hygiene (Very Good)TripAdvisor Certificate of ExcellenceSelf-assessed Accessibility Information

 
Aberystwyth Cliff Railway

The Aberystwyth Electric Cliff Railway is the longest in Britain and the only one in Wales. Its 778 feet undulating track and tilted carriages are the unique work of Victorian engineer G. Croyden Marks.

Cliff Terrace, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, SY23 2DN

Food Standards Hygiene (Generally satisfactory)

 
Craig y Nos Castle

The Castle overlooks Craig-y-Nos Country Park, in the Brecon Beacons National Park, an area of outstanding natural beauty.

Brecon Road, Penycae, Swansea, SA9 1GL

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Mary Jones World

Mary Jones World is a new state of the art visitor and education centre that tells the story of Mary Jones and Thomas Charles, and the impact of world's best-selling book – on Wales and the world!

Llanycil, Bala, Gwynedd, LL23 7YF

Visit Wales VAQAS

 
Cardigan Castle

Cardigan Castle is one of the most important castles in Wales - the first stone castle built by a Welshman and the birthplace of the first eisteddfod in 1176.

Green Street, Cardigan, Ceredigion, SA43 1JA

Food Standards Hygiene (Very Good)

 
Vale of Rheidol Railway

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.

Park Avenue, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, SY23 1PG

Visit Wales VAQASFood Standards Hygiene (Very Good)WorldHostTripAdvisor Certificate of ExcellenceSelf-assessed Accessibility Information

 
The Judge's Lodging

Step into the 1870s at the award-winning Judge's Lodging and discover the world of a most unusual household.

Broad Street, Presteigne, Powys, LD8 2AD

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Yr Ysgrwn

Yr Ysgwrn is not your typical Welsh farmhouse. By protecting and enhancing the site the aim is to share the story of Hedd Wyn and the universal messages of Yr Ysgwrn to all who visit.

Trawsfynydd, Gwynedd, LL41 4UW

Visit Wales VAQASFood Standards Hygiene (Very Good)

 
Ffestiniog Railway

The Ffestiniog Railway is the oldest independent railway company in the world, established in 1832.

Harbour Station, Porthmadog, Gwynedd, LL49 9NF

Visit Wales VAQASFood Standards Hygiene (Very Good)

 
Monty's Brewery

This brand new Brewery Visitor Centre is the ideal place to enjoy a pint of your favourite Monty's tipple and learn more about the brewery.

The Cottage, Montgomery, Powys, SY15 6QT

Food Standards Hygiene (Very Good)Self-assessed Accessibility Information

 
Welshpool & Llanfair Railway

A narrow gauge train trip up the steepest gradients in Britain. Steam locos and coaches from around the world. Shops and picnic areas at both termini.

The Station, Llanfair Caereinion, Welshpool, Powys, SY21 0SF

Visit Wales VAQASSelf-assessed Accessibility Information

 
Welsh Highland Railway (Porthmadog)

The WHR (Porthmadog) is a small, friendly railway where the train ride is just part of the experience. Free guided tours at the sheds. Vintage train.

The Station Building, Porthmadog, Gwynedd, LL49 9DY

Visit Wales VAQASFood Standards Hygiene (Good)

 
Visitor Centre Cafe

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.

Rheidol Hydro Power Station, Cwmrheidol, nr Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, SY23 3NF

Food Standards Hygiene (Very Good)

 
 
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