Llandovery is an ideal tourist centre for exploring the beautiful stunning natural scenery of the Towy Valley , the Brecon Beacons National Park.
Here you will discover glorious scenery, warm people, tremendous history, a multitude of activities and landscapes that will impress even the most experienced of travellers. Llandovery is easily accessible via the Heart of Wales Railway or just off the M4 motorway and along the A40 trunk road. Llandovery and the surrounding area has a multitude of things to do and enjoy on your stay. The nearby Crychan forest and Eppynt mountain range offer wonderful scenic walks and adventurous tracks for any keen mountain biker. The hills are filled with wildlife, most notably the rare bird of prey the Red Kite, which you can sometimes see at feeding centres in the area. Keen fishermen will enjoy fishing in the fast-flowing, sewin-packed (sea trout) Towy river. Artists will be overwhelmed with views to paint of the local countryside and motorcyclists will love the forest trails and the open winding roads of West Wales. There really is something for everyone to do and enjoy.
LinksFor the picturesque Heart of Wales railway line that includes 2 viaducts out of 7 bridges crossed plus 6 tunnels, try:
For the many stunning country walks in the area try:
For wonderful boutique hotel accommodation in the area try out:
Or for self catering options:
Try the secluded cottage in the woods Esgair Berddfa www.escape2eb.co.uk
Or stay at the Duchy of Cornwall's estate (aka Prince Charles!) in the beautiful Myddfai countryside www.duchyofcornwallholidaycottages.co.uk