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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

VISIT WALES QUALITY CAFEVisit Wales VAQASFood Standards Hygiene (Very Good)

 
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

 
Corris Steam Railway & Museum

The Corris Railway is a narrow gauge (2 foot 3 inch) railway whose origins date back to the 1850's. The line was initially built as a horse-and-gravity worked tramroad to carry slate from the quarries of Corris Uchaf and Aberllefenni.

Station Yard, Corris, Machynlleth, Powys, SY20 9SH

 
King Arthur's Labyrinth

Sail through the magical veil of an underground waterfall into a mythical world filled with dragons, giants, fierce battles and the legendary King Arthur. Welsh legends unfold as you're guided through the Labyrinth by a Dark Age Boatman.

Corris Craft Centre, Corris, Machynlleth, Powys, SY20 9RF

Visit Wales VAQASFood Standards Hygiene (Very Good)TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence

 
Devil's Bridge

The village of Devil's Bridge, which translated in Welsh is Pontarfynach, means 'The bridge on the Mynach' is internationally famous for its waterfalls, and the Rheidol narrow gauge Steam Railway.

Ceredigion, SY23 3JW

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National Library of Wales

The National Library is one of the great libraries of the world. Since 1911 it has enjoyed the right to collect, free of charge, a copy of every printed work published in Britain and Ireland

Rhiw Penglais, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, SY23 3BU

Visit Wales VAQASGreen Dragon Environmental SchemeFood Standards Hygiene (Very Good)Self-assessed Accessibility Information

 
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)

 
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)

 
Dyfi Distillery

Dyfi Distillery produces artisan gins crafted with wild Welsh botanicals foraged in the Dyfi Biosphere.Based at Corris Craft Centre, near Machynlleth and recognised in the Great British Food Awards 2017 for the best gin produced in the UK.

Unit 5 Corris Craft Centre, Corris, Machynlleth, SY20 9RF

 
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

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

 
The Hall at Abbey Cwm Hir

Within a setting of breathtaking beauty, history & romance, the 52 roomed Hall & its 12 acres overlook the church & the ruins of the 12th century "Abbey of The Long Valley" containing the monk's pond, & the grave of Llewellyn The Last.

Abbeycwmhir, Llandrindod Wells, Powys, LD1 6PH

Visit Wales VAQAS

 
Pales Quaker Meeting House

The Pales is a Historic Meeting House, built in 1717, and burial ground with a Warden’s Cottage attached. It is the oldest Quaker Meeting house in continuous use in Wales.

The Pales Quaker Meeting House, Llandegley, Llandrindod Wells, Powys, LD1 5UH

 
Corris Mine Explorers

Delve around the secret underground world of a Welsh slate mine, with one of Wales' top Mine Explorers; abandoned and forgotten yet full of relics, stories & adventure. Get kitted up with helmet,lamp & safety clips for something different..

Corris Craft Centre, Corris, Machynlleth, Powys, SY20 9RF

Adventure Activities Licensing AuthorityFood Standards Hygiene (Very Good)

 
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

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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

 
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)

 
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

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