Towns and Villages in Powys

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  1. Montgomery Canal, Welshpool
    Welshpool is nestled in the heart of the picturesque in north Powys / Severn Valley. Explore Powis Castle, take a scenic walk along the Montgomery Canal, or browse the independent shops and traditional markets for local treasures. Discover the area's rich heritage at the Welshpool and Llanfair Light Railway and whether you're looking for an idyllic weekend break or a family adventure, Welshpool is the perfect destination.
  2. Newtown | Broad Street
    Newtown, a charming town in the heart of Mid Wales, offers visitors a unique blend of history, natural beauty, and modern amenities. With a rich industrial heritage, visitors can explore the Montgomery Canal, Severn Way, and other attractions. The town boasts a variety of museums, galleries, and independent shops, as well as a brand-new playpark and other family-friendly facilities. Newtown is the ideal base to stay for a few days and explore the surrounding countryside.
  3. Llanidloes market day
    Llanidloes is a small historic market town in Mid Wales; it is the first town along the River Severn.
  4. mid wales, machynlleth, town, holidays, visiting
    Unwind in the heart of the Dyfi Biosphere at Machynlleth. Part of the UNESCO Dyfi Biosphere and offers exciting activities, from mountain biking to exploring the natural beauty of Mid Wales. The Centre for Alternative Technology is an excellent place to learn about environmentalism, while the annual comedy festival and independent shops are bound to give you a laugh and an unforgettable shopping experience. Don’t forget to check out the King Arthur's Labyrinth and Corris Mine Explorers. With the perfect mix of history, art, culture and outdoor activities, Machynlleth has something for everyone.
  5. Image Creditl Glyndwrs Way
    Llandrindod Wells, or 'Landod' as it is known to locals, is the administrative centre of Powys and one of its largest towns. As the name suggests, Llandrindod Wells owes its origins to the spring waters.
  6. Town Hall, Montgomery
    Montgomery, known in Welsh as Trefaldwyn, is a little town with a big history! It's seen everything from the Iron Age to the Romans, Saxons, Normans and even the English Civil War! This Georgian gem is tucked away from the hustle and bustle.
  7.  Memorial to Prince Llywelyn the Last at Cilmeri
    Builth Wells is home to the Royal Welsh Show, red kites and the final resting place of Wales' last prince, Llewelyn the Last.
  8. A busy, historic market town, Rhayader is named after 'Rhayadr Gwy', a Welsh name for a local waterfall on the Wye. The town is situated in the very heart of Mid Wales in the beautiful Upper Wye Valley sheltered by the Cambrian Mountains.
  9. Knighton
    Knighton is a Mid Wales Marches town with a remarkable landscape and rich history. Located on the scenic Heart of Wales railway line, it makes a great base to explore the Offa's Dyke Path or Glyndwr's Way National Trails.
  10. Judge's Lodging
    Presteigne, (Llanandras in Welsh), was once the county town of Radnorshire and nestles at the heart of the Mid Wales Marches on the border of Wales and England. Presteigne and Norton have been designated by DarkSky International as the very first Dark Sky Community in the UK.
  11. Brecon Town Centre
    Brecon is a historic market town where you'll enjoy losing yourself...not only in the narrow streets and passageways lined with Georgian and Jacobean shopfronts, but in the sense of timelessness about the place.
  12. Image Credit: Crown Copyright
    Abergavenny is the traditional gateway to South Wales and to the Brecon Beacons National Park. The old market town is surrounded by beautiful border countryside and home to the best food festival in the UK.
  13. A busy, historic market town, Rhayader is named after 'Rhayadr Gwy', a Welsh name for a local waterfall on the Wye. The town is situated in the very heart of Mid Wales in the beautiful Upper Wye Valley sheltered by the Cambrian Mountains.

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  1. Address

    The Old Sawmill, Lake Vyrnwy, Powys, SY10 0NA

    Telephone

    01691 870317

    Lake Vyrnwy

    Gifts a plenty.

    From personalised puzzles to gin from the Shropshire Distillary, we have a range of gifts for you to take home to remind you of your visit.  Just pop in and have a look.

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  2. Address

    Beaufort Street, Crickhowell, Powys, NP8 1BN

    Telephone

    01873 811970

    Crickhowell

    Crickhowell Resource Centre includes a tourist information centre, art gallery, meeting & conference facilities and internet access and coffeebar. It also houses the Archive Centre, the Volunteer Bureau and Dialaride services

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  3. Address

    Nr Crickhowell, Powys

    Nr Crickhowell

    The Black Mountains in the Brecon Beacons National Park are spread across Powys, Monmouthshire and Herefordshire. Great for walking and the iconic Sugar Loaf Mountain is a great place to experience dark skies.

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  4. Address

    Llyswen, Nr Brecon, Powys, LD3 0YP

    Telephone

    01874 754 525

    Nr Brecon

    Llangoed Hall for fine dining, conferences and meetings, weddings & special occasions

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  5. Address

    Presteigne, Powys, LD8 2YT

    Telephone

    0300 065 3000

    Powys

    Just outside the historic town of Presteigne, Nash Wood lies half in Wales and half in England. The circular walking trail goes to a viewpoint overlooking one of the many hillforts along this part of the border.

    Add Coed Nash | Nash Wood (NRW) to your Itinerary

  6. Address

    Dyfi Wildlife Centre, Cors Dyfi Nature Reserve, Machynlleth, Powys, SY20 8SR

    Telephone

    01654 645184

    Machynlleth

    The Dyfi Wildlife Centre near Machynlleth is the home of the Dyfi Osprey Project at the Cors Dyfi Nature Reserve. Most visitors spend around one and a half to two hours per visit, including some time in the 360 Observatory where you can enjoy…

    Price

    Price £3.00 to £6.00 per adult

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  7. Address

    Meadow Springs Country & Leisure Park, Ffinnant, Trefeglwys, Caersws, Powys, SY17 5QZ

    Telephone

    01686 430652

    Caersws

    Arthur's Restaurant & Bar is THE place to eat, drink and meet friends and family. Situated on Meadow Springs Country & Leisure Park in Trefeglwys, near Caersws, Arthur's prides itself on using fresh, local produce, freshly cooked

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  8. Address

    Minerva Arts Centre, 2 High Street, Llanidloes, Powys, SY18 6BY

    Telephone

    01686 413467

    Llanidloes

    The Minerva Arts Centre in Llanidloes is owned and managed by The Quilt Association, which cares for a collection of antique (mainly Welsh quilts). The centre is open throughout the year for exhibitions, workshops and art and craft events.

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  9. Address

    Cwm Elan | Elan Valley & Visitor Centre, Nr Rhayader, Powys, LD6 5HP

    Telephone

    01597 810880

    Nr Rhayader

    The Elan Valley Visitor Centre cafe has a spacious seating area with windows all around to enjoy the view of the River Elan and Caban Coch Dam. There is a patio area with picnic tables for people wishing to sit outside in fine weather.

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  10. Address

    The Square, Llanwrtyd Wells, Powys, LD5 4RB

    Telephone

    01591 610236

    Llanwrtyd Wells

    The Neuadd Arms has a reputation for good home cooking including vegetarian dishes and a wide range of curries (one of their specialities). They will always try to accommodate any particular dietary requirements.

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  11. Address

    Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway Station, Connections Building, Welshpool Road, Llanfair Caereinion, Powys, SY21 0SF

    Telephone

    07891 696844

    Welshpool Road, Llanfair Caereinion

    Cloverlands Model Car Museum (Reg.Charity1198716) - the largest collection of model cars in Wales with 20 collections and over 6000 exhibits. Stunning pictures and memorabilia. Suitable for model and car enthusiasts, car clubs, schools. and disabled…

    Price

    Price £3.00 per adult

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  12. Address

    Temple Street, Llandrindod Wells, Powys, LD1 5DY

    Telephone

    01597 823700

    Llandrindod Wells

    The Brasserie can offer light snacks to more extensive meals, the choice is yours.

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  13. Address

    Beaufort Street, Crickhowell, Powys, NP8 1BN

    Telephone

    01873 811970

    Crickhowell

    The centre provides an information service for tourists and residents of the area, selling maps and publications and locally produced gift items. Upstairs at CRiC, the oriel CRiC gallery showcases art and craft of regional, Welsh and visiting…

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  14. Address

    Hafren Forest (NRW), Rhydybenwch Car Park, Old Hall, Near Llanidloes, SY18 6PT

    Telephone

    0300 065 3000

    Old Hall, Near Llanidloes

    Choice of walking trails along the River Severn which flows through Hafren Forest. Trails go to waterfalls and the source of the Severn on Pumlumon. Riverside accessible trail with viewing platform over cascades. Picnic area and toilets.

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  15. Sugarloaf and Usk Valley

    Address

    Sugarloaf and Usk Valley, Sugarloaf and Usk Valley National Trust, Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, NP7 7LA

    Telephone

    01874 625515

    Abergavenny

    Managed by the National Trust, the Sugarloaf is one of the highest peaks in Monmouthshire and offers fantastic walks & views overlooking Abergavenny.

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  16. Address

    Montgomery, Powys, SY15 6HN

    Montgomery

    Montgomery, known in Welsh as Trefaldwyn, is a little town with a big history! It's seen everything from the Iron Age to the Romans, Saxons, Normans and even the English Civil War! This Georgian gem is tucked away from the hustle and bustle.

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  17. Address

    Metropole Hotel, Temple Street, Llandrindod Wells, Powys, LD1 5DY

    Telephone

    01597 823700

    Llandrindod Wells

    Our Head Chef is dedicated to using the finest local ingredients and has been awarded an AA rosette for his modern British cuisine.

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  18. Address

    Newtown, Powys, SY16 2BB

    Telephone

    01686 625544

    Newtown

    Newtown, a charming town in the heart of Mid Wales, offers visitors a unique blend of history, natural beauty, and modern amenities. With a rich industrial heritage, visitors can explore the Montgomery Canal, Severn Way, and other attractions. The…

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  19. Address

    Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway, The Station, Llanfair Caereinion, Powys, SY21 0SF

    Telephone

    01938 810441

    Llanfair Caereinion

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

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  20. Address

    Artisans, The Old Sawmill, Lake Vyrnwy, Oswestry, Powys, SY10 0NA

    Telephone

    01691 870317

    Lake Vyrnwy, Oswestry

    We use only the best beans that have been naturally caramelised to ensure a unique & flavoursome coffee.

    At Artisans your sandwiches, toasted baguettes or soup are freshly prepared for you in our open kitchen.

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