Our tour staying in the mid Wales spa town of Llandrindod Wells includes a trip to the coast at Aberystwyth, drives through the Vale of Tywi, the National Botanic Garden and a trip on the Rheidol Steam Railway – one of the Great Little Trains of Wales.
Day 1 After being picked up from your door, we travel by coach across the Severn Bridge and have a lunch stop close to Tintern Abbey. We continue up the Wye Valley, across the Black Mountains of the Brecon Beacon National Park to our hotel in Llandrindod Wells.
Day 2 A wonderful tour through the Wye Valley to Devil’s Bridge, famous for its waterfalls and the three stacked bridges, where you might choose to walk up to the famous Mynach Falls, (Entrance not included. Walk not suitable for the less mobile). We continue to Aberystwyth. We then board the Vale of Rheidol Steam Railway for a scenic journey to Devil’s Bridge, where we are met by our coach to return to our hotel.
Day 3 This morning we travel along the beautiful Elan Valley with a stop at the visitor centre, overlooked by the dramatic dam and magnificent reservoirs. We have included a light lunch and time to explore before returning to Llandrindod Wells for free time.
Day 4 After a leisurely morning, we travel to the National Botanic Garden of Wales, which was created within a beautiful Regency park, with over 100,000 plants and the Great Glasshouse as its centrepiece – making it perfect for all weathers. We have included entrance to the excellent Bird of Prey Centre.
Day 5 Leaving our hotel after breakfast we travel across the border and visit Ledbury before continuing our journey to the local area, reaching our taxis late afternoon.
Our four-star hotel is located in the centre of the historic spa town of Llandrindod Wells with Victorian canopied streets, delicate wrought ironwork and ornamental parks. As well as comfortable lounges, bar and Miles Restaurant, enjoy the 18m indoor swimming pool, sauna, steam room, whirlpool and gym. Bedrooms have TV, telephone, hairdryer and hospitality tray. The hotel has WiFi and a lift.