Dewstow Gardens and Grottoes

Dewstow gardens were built around 1895 but were buried after world war 1 and only just rediscovered in the year 2000. The gardens contain many ponds and a labyrinth of underground grottoes, tunnels and sunken ferneries.

Snowdon Mountain Railway

Mount Snowdon dominates the glorious, ancient landscape of North Wales. The Snowdon Mountain Railway will take you to the Summit where you can enjoy fabulous views from the new visitor centre.

Dinosaur Park!

The dinosaur park in Tenby has all sorts of attractions to keep you entertained all day! Activities at the park include an Astra Slide, an 18 hole adventure golf site, and off roaders circuit.

Pensychnant Conservation Centre

Nestling in 150 acres of Victorian Estate Pensychnant is a fantastic place to see prehistoric landscapes, diverse wildlife and rare ancient woodland, heathland and ffridd

Cardigan Island Farm Park

This unique farm park is stunningly located on a scenic headland, overlooking the nature reserve of Cardigan Island.

Pembrokeshire National Park

Of the twelve national parks in England and Wales the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park is the only one that is predominantly sea-based, hugging the rippled coastline around the entire southwestern.

Ystradfelle Falls

At Ystradfelle in the Brecon Beacons you will find the highest concentration of waterfalls in Wales. The area is incredibly popular with tourists, whatever the weather.

Centre for Alternative Technology

Built in an old slate quarry in the foothills of Snowdonia the Centre for Alternative Technology visitors centre has 7 acres of interactive displays, organic gardens, cafe, shop and adventure playground.


The town of Wrexham lies by the Welsh Border and nestles in the lower Dee Valley between the lush Cheshire plains of England and the glorious countryside of North Wales

Taskforce Skirmish Paintball

This dedicated Paintball combat arena is set in thirty acres of a mixture of bunkers, a village, a real helicopter, 2 bridges, with adjacent aerial walkways, a munitions dump, tree houses, concrete tunnels and many other features which make for an exciting, exhilarating and fun-packed day out. Tel: 02920 593900

Berwyn Mountains

Hidden away to the east of the very popular national park, Snowdonia, is the lesser known area of The Berwyn Mountains

Llyn Brenig Reservoir and Visitor Centre

Set in over 900 acres of moorland and forest in the heart of the Denbigh Moors this centre is ideal for those looking to sail, fish, walk or simply relax.

The Vale of Glamorgan

The Vale of Glamorgan is perfect for those who love the outdoor life and discovering villages packed full of charm and character. The country's dramatic coastline is a mix of golden sandy beaches, spectacular rugged cliffs and secluded coves.

Dyffryn Ferrant garden

Dyffryn Ferrant is a beautiful 6-acre garden characterised by constantly evolving and dramatic landscapes.

Fantasy Farm Park

Fantasy Farm Park is situated in the heart of the beautiful Mid-Wales countryside.

Cardiff Castle

Located in the heart of the city Cardiff Castle is a truly remarkable site with a history that spans over 2,000 years. Guided tours are available.

The "Copper Kingdom" refers to the area of Amlwch on Anglesey, North Wales which once had the largest copper mine in the world. Porth Amlwch retains many original buildings to explore.

Cardiff International pool

Located within Cardiff bay this flagship �23m facility has attracted over 700,000 visitors since opening in January 2008. The pool complex includes a 50m by 25m international pool, beach area, flumes, space bowl, lazy river and bubble lounger.

Gwili Railway

The trip down memory lane starts at Bronwydd Arms Station, and the steam train follows the route, originally taken by the Carmarthen to Aberystwyth line.

Castell Henllys

Castell Henllys is one of the many prehistoric promontory forts in the Pembrokeshire National Park

Cenarth Falls
Cenarth Falls

Fantastic waterfalls that cascade down the River Teifi at Cenarth. Salmon can be seen leaping in the falls in the Autumn and with the backdrop of woodland no wonder it's become quite an attraction!

The Space Guard Centre

Running conducted tours from 2pm - 4pm all year round; this wonderful astronomical observatory boasts the biggest telescope in Wales and is the only observatory in the UK addressing the hazard of Near Earth Objects.

National Botanic Gardens of Wales

There`s something for everyone at the National Botanic Gardens of Wales. Lakeside and prairie walks, unique Double Walled Gardens and a tropical house. Award-winning water sculptures link the past with the present.

Bardsey Island

Bardsey Island is just 1.5 miles in length and, at its widest point, it is just over half a mile across.


Ezeeeplay is a premier indoor activity and soft play centre offering over 12,000 sq. ft of clean, safe, stimulating fun for the whole family. Everyone has the right to play, even adults!

Great Orme Country Park

The Great Orme, rising from the sea at Llandudno, has attracted countless generations of people from the Stone Age right up to the present day.

Chirk Castle

Completed in 1310, Chirk is the last Welsh castle from the reign of Edward 1 still lived in today.

Aber Falls
Aber Falls

Plunging down the cliffs at the foothills of the Carneddau mountain range is Aber falls and at over 120 feet high it is one of the finest examples of waterfalls in Wales.

Rhyl Miniature Railway

At over 100 years old Rhyl Miniature Railway is the oldest of its kind in Britain. The line runs in a circle around the boating lake. There is also a museum, shop and coming soon a nature trail.

Greenacres Animal Park

Set in 80 acres at the gateway to North Wales, Greenacres Animal Park is the perfect venue for a fantastic day out for families and groups. Facilities include a petting area, wildlife animals and reptiles. Fantastic amusement and funfair rides, tractor tours, pony rides and magical children's shows!

Llechwedd Slate Caverns

Set in 2000 acres of lands above the town of Blaenau Festiniog Llechwedd Slate Caverns are a working slate mine. There are two underground mine tours that take you deep into the mountain.

Llywernog Silver-Lead Mine

Llywernog is an authentic 18th century silver mine. A visit to Llywernog offers a fascinating insight into life nearly 200 years ago. New for 2010 are tours of the mine and old buildings!

Bristol Zoo

Visit Bristol Zoo and see an amazing world of animals!

Sky Tower
Sky Tower

Sky Tower is a huge observation tower on the promenade at Rhyl. Rising above 200 feet the travel `car' gives you excellent views of the bay and the Snowdonian Mountain range.

Venture Jet

The Jet Boast Wildlife Advenutre trips offer a unique look at the coastal area around the park. The jet ventures deep into caves and rock-infested coves, over exhilarating rapids and overfalls. Tel: 01348 837764


Aberaeron has become famous for its magnificent architecture

Cae Hir Gardens

A garden haven of serenity and tranquility for visitor and wildlife alike.

Techniquest Glyndwyr

The Science Discovery Centre aims to explain some of the many principles of science in a fun and informative way. Visitors of all ages can gets hands-on with over 60 exhibits and puzzles.

Voyages of Discovery

Voyages of Discovery are based in St David's and are premier marine wildlife tour operators specialising in fully guided tours around the Pembrokeshire Islands and offshore whale and dolphin watching. Tel :01437 721911

Conwy RSPB reserve

Here you can enjoy guided walks, events for keen birdwatchers and visitor centre where friendly staff can talk you through the 200 different bird species that can be found here. Set on the banks of the Conwy estuary with magnificent views of Snowdonia and Conwy Castle this reserve is a fantastic place to visit.

Valle Crucis Abbey
Valle Crucis Abbey

A 13th Century Abbey lying in the base of the Llangollen valley. Original features still remain with carved doorways, rose windows and medieval architecture all still visible.


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

The National Showcaves Centre of Wales

Wales' top award-winning visitor attraction the National Showcaves Centre for Wales, is the most breathtaking Showcaves complex in Northern Europe.

St Dogmaels Abbey
St Dogmaels Abbey

St Dogmaels Abbey was founded about 1115 for Tironian monks and the extensive remains can still be seen today. A visitor centre, with exhibitions, cafe and shop, is next to the abbey. Plus every Tuesday you can buy local produce including cheese, meat, bread and local honey from here.

Glan Yr Afon Nature reserve - Kidwelly
Glan Yr Afon Nature reserve - Kidwelly

The reserve forms a western extension to the Llanelli Millennium Coastal Park with its three Local Nature Reserves. There is a circular walk around the reserve that can be accessed by people of all abilities. The reserve also joins the Sustrans cycle track, linking the reserve to the Millennium Coastal Park.

Cardiff Bay Visitors Centre

Known locally as "the Tube", this building is an elliptical shape designed to make you feel as if you are standing inside a telescope.

Geocaching in Coed y Brenin

Geocaching is a great new way of having fun in the countryside. It involves hunting out carefully hidden caches using maps and GPS receivers. In Coed y Brenin Forest Park you can try out this new way of discovering the countryside with the Geocache "Time Trail" designed to form a circular walk, starting and finishing at the Visitor Centre. Tel 0845 6040845

Cardiff Bay

Cardiff Docks as it once was called was the world's largest coal exporting port.

Cambrian Mountains

This area of Mid Wales, is now becoming better known and the secret of the sublime Mid Wales uplands

Beeston Castle
Beeston Castle

Beeston Castle in Tarporley is known as the 'Castle of the Rock' and has spectacular views, which take in no less than eight counties on a clear day. From its lookout point at the top of a mighty crag, you can see from the Pennines all the way to the Welsh mountains!

Stackpole Estate

Once owned by the Cawdor family, who transformed much of the natural landscape, this beautiful and varied stretch of coastline is famous for its award winning sandy beaches, wooded valleys, dramatic cliffs and lily ponds. Wildlife includes otters, herons, wintering wildfowl and dragonflies. Tel: 01646 623110

Dolaucothi Goldmines

These unique gold mines are set amid wooded hillsides overlooking the beautiful Cothi Valley. Gold panning gives visitors the opportunity to experience the search for gold.

Cantref Adventure Farm

Cantref Adventure Farm is the award winning farm park situated in the beautiful Brecon Beacons National Park and is a fantastic day out for the whole family

Llanbadrig Church
Llanbadrig Church

Llanbadrig is located near to the coastal village of Cemaes on the island of Anglesey. The church is rich in history and is possibly the oldest Christian site in all of Wales, it dates back to at least 440 A.D.

Paxton Tower
Paxton Tower

Enjoy spectacular views of the Camarthen countryside from the top of Paxton's Tower. Situated on a hilltop near Llanarthney it was erected in honor of Lord Nelson and at over 35 feet high it stands proud in the landscape.

The Gun Tower Museum

Pembroke Dock's unique gun tower celebrates the town's link with the armed services. Wales' only Royal dockyard building, 250 Royal Navy ships and five Royal yachts. Home to the worlds largest flying boat base. A small friendly museum that will interest all ages, situated in an 1851 Cambridge gun tower on the towns waterfront. Tel: 01646 622246

Pembrey Country Park

A superb award winning beach provides the main attraction for visitors but there are a host of family attractions in the adjoining 500 acres of glorious parkland including dry ski slops, tobogganing and pitch and putt.

National Motor Centre

Action packed events all year round. Driving lessons available aswell as track days and exclusive circuit hire.


More fantasy village than historic home, Portmeiron is the work of Sir Clough Williams-Ellis, a Welsh architect. He built it in 1927, setting it into the architecture of wooded hillside and beach.

St Brides Bay

Along the coastline of St Brides Bay you will find some of the best beaches across Wales. High cliffs, pebbled beaches melting into sandy beaches are a common feature across the bay.

Blue Lagoon Water Park

The Blue Lagoon is a superb sub tropical indoor water park near Narberth in Pembrokeshire. It makes a great day out for the whole family and features a swimming pool, an indoor wave machine, a rapids ride, a lazy river and 2 flumes.

Llangollen Railway

Llangollen Railway runs trains for 7� miles along the banks of the River Dee from Llangollen to Carrog through some of the most beautiful scenery in Wales A great way to explore the Dee Valley.

Pemberton's Welsh Chocolate Farm
Pemberton's Welsh Chocolate Farm

Learn about the history of chocolate and chocolate making, see chocolate demonstrations or visit the chocolate cinema! There's also a chance to see fudge being made. Tel: 01994 448800

Parva Farm Vineyard

Leave the crowds behind and stroll amongst the vines admiring the views of Tintern and the picturesque Wye Valley. Sample award winning Welsh wines and mead and browse in the gift shop. Plant lovers will be interested in the garden and plant sales area with unusual plants.

Gwenffrwd Dinas

Enjoy a walk through ancient alder and oak woodland and fast-flowing, spectacular rivers at Gwenffrwd Dinas, a RSPB reserve in the heart of Mid Wales. Look out for flycatchers, redstarts, common sandpipers, dippers and grey wagtails

Conwy Castle

Conwy castle, with its eight towers, is one of the most impressive castles in Wales. It overlooks the Conwy estuary and one of the finest examples of a medieval walled town in Europe.

Parc Byrn Bach

Parc Byrn Bach offers something for all, whether you are strolling or cycling around the lake, having a picnic or barbeque with the family or participating in the many adventure activities available at the Park.

Preseli Hills
Preseli Hills

The Preseli Hills are a range of hills that form part of the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park. This lesser known region is a great place to spot birds of prey, herds of Welsh Mountain ponies and the sheep grazing on the open moorland.

Manorowen Walled Garden

This lovely ancient walled garden dates back to 1750 and is an excellent place to visit on a warm spring or summers day.

King Arthur's Labyrinth

King Arthur's Labyrinth is an exciting visitor attraction in Snowdonia where an underground boat transports guests deep into the spectacular caverns under the Braichgoch Mountains at Corris.

Welsh Mountain Zoo

Set in North Wales, high above Colwyn Bay with panoramic views and breathtaking scenery, beautiful gardens are home to this caring conservation zoo.

The Pembroke Castle

Idyllically set on the banks of the river estuary, this mighty fortress is largely intact, and its endless passages, tunnels and stairways are great fun to explore, plus there are super exhibitions.

The Red Dragon Centre

This is a buzzing, state of the art entertainment complex in the heart of Cardiff Bay. There is something for everyone at any time with the Odeon, Hollywood Bowls, Doctor Who exhibition and Casino all under one roof. Tel: 02920256261

Garwnant Forest Centre
Garwnant Forest Centre

Garwnant Forest Centre is a newly renovated visitors centre in the south of the Brecon Beacons National Park. The new exhibition area contains displays about the forest and the caf� and shop provides refreshments and gifts for visitors. Guided walks start from Garwnant and there are mountain bikes available for hire.

National Park Visitors Centre

Brecon Beacons National Park is a landscape that offers a legacy of unparalleled proportions with spectacular mountain ranges, internationally renowned geology, bountiful wildlife and diverse recreational opportunities.

New Quay Honey Farm

New Quay Honey Farm is set in beautiful unspoilt countryside just outside New Quay. It has a unique exhibition all about the life of the honeybee and a shop, tearoom and exhibition. Tel: 01545 560822

Hafen Forest

Managed by the Forestry commission and home to Bronze Age copper and lead mines this 40 square kilometre forest is a haven for wildlife. Take the Cascades Trail and look out for The Red Kite.

Black Mountain Smokery Foods

Black Mountains Smokery produces a delicious range of traditionally smoked foods on site. Smoked salmon, trout, haddock, chicken, duck, ham and bacon are all available from the shop. Drop to buy provisions and gifts to take home with you. Tel: 01873 811566

The Elan Valley

In total the Elan Estate attracts more than 400,000 visitors annually. Many people come to enjoy the peace and quiet, some come for the wildlife and scenery, whilst others take part in more active pursuits. There is something for everyone, walking routes, cycling, horse riding, birdwatching, fishing, water sports, rock climbing and paragliding!. Tel: 01597 810898


Pwllheli is the unofficial capital of The Llyn Peninsula.

Powis Castle and Gardens

Perched on a rock above the Garden terraces the medieval Castle contains one of the finest collections of paintings and furniture in Wales. The gardens are also world famous.

Llandudno Cable Car

The longest cable car in Britain! The cars run almost silently, providing uninterrupted views to Snowdonia, the Conwy Estuary, the Clwydian Hills and the Great Orme itself.

Ramsey Island- RSPB Nature Reserve

The unusual geology of Ramsey has produced an island of rocky hills, with heather and grassy fields coloured by an ever-changing display of coastal flowers as the seasons progress.

Brecon Mountain Railways

Travel in one of the all-weather observation coaches behind a vintage steam locomotive through beautiful scenery into the Brecon Beacons National Park along the full length of the Taf Fechan Reservoir to Dol-y-Gaer.

Gigrin Farm - Red Kite Feeding Station

Mid Wales has the greatest density and diversity of birds of prey in southern Britain. At Gigrin Farm you have the opportunity to see the red kits and buzzards feeding everyday.

Ty siamas

The National Centre for Welsh Music is a feast for the senses, with many fascinating exhibitions, tracing the history of folk music.

Castell Coch

Castell Coch, meaning Red Castle in Welsh, is a perfect fairytale castle.

Cemaes Bay

Cemaes is the most northerly village in Wales and the bay is an Area of Outstanding Beauty.

The Montgomery Canal

The Montgomery Canal, derelict for many years, is now being reborn as a cruiseway through the picturesque Welsh Marches.

Cardigan Bay

The northern arc of Cardigan Bay, much of it in the national park, is one of outstanding beauty.

Flat Holm Island

Just five miles from Cardiff and Barry is the tiny island of Flat Holm. With a wealth of history and wildlife you will be amazed at how much there is to explore. Flat Holm is a Site of Special Scientific Interest and a Nature Reserve.

St Fagans National History Museum

St Fagans is one of Europe's leading open-air museums and Wales's most popular heritage attraction. Open to the public since 1 November 1948, the museum stands in the grounds of the magnificent St Fagans Castle and gardens.

Brechfa Forest

Enjoy wildlife, rivers and spectacular views in the 6500 hectares of forest run by the Forestry commission. This is a haven for people who enjoy walking, mountain biking and horse riding with dedicated tracks for all three activities.

Cemlyn Nature Reserve

Cemlyn is one of North Wales Wildlife Trust's star reserves and regarded by the Anglesey County Council as the "jewel in the crown"


A good old fashioned seaside resort!

Newport Wetlands Environmental Educational and Visitors Centre

This nature reserve offers a haven for wildlife on the edge of the city, but is a great place for people too with a new RSPB visitor centre, shop and children's play area.

The Welshpool and Llanfair Light Railway

Providing a 16 mile return journey through the beautiful welsh countryside, the Welshpool and Llanfair light railway operates a narrow gauge steam train service from Welshpool to Llanfair Caereinon.

Brecon Beacons National Park

The Brecon Beacons has the lowest profile of Wales's three national parks, but remains a popular destination

Stack Rocks and Green Bridge

Properly the most photographed feature on the Pembrokshire Coast is the Green Bridge.

Dinefwr Park and Castle

Land of power and influence for more than 1,000 years, Dinefwr Park and Castle is an iconic place in the history of Wales. Explore the landscape park enclosing a medieval deer park with more than 100 fallow deer.

Loggerheads Country Park

Loggerheads Country Park has some beautiful wooded river valleys, dramatic cliffs and outcrops all views via a short walk

Llangorse Lake

The Crannog on Llangorse Lake is the only Crannog to be found in Wales or England.

Llandudno Ski Slope
Llandudno Ski Slope

Fabulous artificial ski slope available for skiing and snowboarding. Or enjoy a ride on a toboggan on the Snow tube!!!

A scenic location in the beautiful Teifi Valley


One of the five main islands in the National Park. Daily boats leave from Martin's Haven. See puffins, guillemots, razorbills, kittiwakes and maybe even short-eared owls in early summer.

Caer Drewyn
Caer Drewyn

This is an intriguing hill fort built over 2,500 years ago. It is one of the best preserved Iron Age hillforts in Wales with the dry stone wall and remains still visible today. Learn all about the history with an audio trail or enjoy a walk in the surrounding area.

Melin Llynnon Mill
Melin Llynnon Mill

Melin Llynnon Mill is the only working windmill in Wales. It was constructed in 1775. In its day it was one of at least a hundred operational mills on Anglesey. Today you can enjoy a cup of tea or piece of cake at the delightful little mill caf� just next to the mill.

Snowdonia National Park

Situated on the west coast of Britain covering 823 square miles of diverse landscapes, Snowdonia National Park is the largest National Park in Wales.

Pentre Ifan
Pentre Ifan

Pentre Ifan is an historic site close to Cardigan. The massive stones would have contained a chamber where the remains of the dead - probably several generations of a family group - could be placed. It remains an intriguing site for any passing by.

Lake Vyrnwy Nature Reserve
Lake Vyrnwy Nature Reserve

Lake Vyrnwy is a haven for birdwatchers with species such as great crested grebes, goosanders , ravens, buzzards and even peregrines all inhabiting the area. Join a guided walk through the woodland or go on the hunt for bats and owls with the children

TeamSport Indoor Karting

TeamSport Karting is the UK's biggest Go Karting Company with tracks across the South of England and Wales. The professionally designed track and amazing facilities at the Cardiff track are amongst the best in the UK. Tel: 0844 998 0000

Ellins Tower

Free entry to one of the island's most spectacular sites. Set on top of the towering cliffs above the seabirds and famous lighthouse the RSPB Ellin's Tower South Stack Cliffs provides wonderful views down across the seabird cliffs and across the Irish Sea.

The International Centre for Birds of Prey

Described recently as a hidden Gem, the Centre houses over 200 birds of prey, eagles, hawks, owls, vultures, kites, buzzards and falcons. Three superb flying demonstrations per day.

Millennium Stadium

Centrally located close to Cardiff station, the millennium Stadium is the home of Welsh Rugby.

Fishguard Ferries

Take a trip on a Stena Line ferry to Rosslare in Ireland and sample the delights of everything the lovely villages of Rosslare and Rosslare Harbour have to offer.

Cholmondeley Castle Gardens

Extensive ornamental gardens dominated by romantic Gothic Castle. Visit the beautiful Temple water garden and rose garden. Enjoy a lakeside walk with picnic site or visit the farm animals, including Llamas, rabbits, chickens and aviary birds.


Widely acclaimed as one of Britain's finest historic houses, Erddig is a fascinating yet unpretentious early 18th century country house reflecting the upstairs downstairs life of a gentry family over 250 years. The setting is a superb garden and romantic landscape park which are the starting points for walks and bicycle rides though the estate. Tel: 01978 355314

Margam Country Park
Margam Country Park

This beautiful Country Park is set in within splendid ground surrounding by, architecture and rich heritage. Within the 1000 acres of glorious parklands you will find history, wildlife and a wide range of activities.

The Witches' Cauldron
The Witches' Cauldron

Pwll-y-Wrach or The Witches Cauldron as its locally known is a cave whose roof has collapsed. It makes for a very atmospheric site in bad weather as the waves boil within. The loneliness of this stretch of coast make it an excellent place to spot wildlife and the cliffs nearby at Ceibwr Bay are spectacular.

Singleton Botanical Gardens

The gardens contain fine specimens of rare and exotic plants from around the world.

The 2011 Llandeilo Fawr Festival of Music and Flowers

Attracting some of the biggest names in classical and jazz music this two weeklong festival is a marvelous mix of music, magnificent floral displays, and fabulous music venues.

Ffos Las Racecourse

Ffos Las Racecourse in the heart of Carmarthenshire between the towns Llanelli and Carmarthen provides some top class racing. The setting is magnificent with rolling hills and countryside surrounding the course and views down the Gwendraeth Valley to Carmarthen Bay.

Pitsyll Rhaedr Waterfalls

The Pitsyll Rhaedr Waterfall is the highest single drop waterfall in Wales and enjoys an enchanting position in the Berwyn Mountains.

Padarn Country Park
Padarn Country Park

Incorporating Llyn Pardarn Lake, ancient oak woodland and the Vivian Quarry this 800 acre park has something for everyone. Visit the visitors centre before exploring the woodland and heritage trail or take on a challenge with scuba diving, canoeing and sailing on the lake!

Colby Woodland Garden

Set in a tranquil and secluded valley. This glorious, informal woodland garden with fascinating industrial past is always bursting with colour and wildlife. Tea room on site with the award winning Summerhill Farm Shop near by. Tel: 01834 811885

Conwy Water Gardens

A fantastic place for fishing enthusiasts with three fully stocked coarse fishing lakes. Great for children too with otters, ducks, aquarium and reptile House all set in the picturesque Conwy Valley.


Aberystwyth, with it's award winning beaches, is one of Wales's favourite traditional seaside resorts. Strategically located within Wales. the town offers a broad selection of excellent visitor attractions.

The Talyllyn Railway is an historic narrow gauge steam railway that runs from Tywyn to Abergynolwyn and Nant Gwernol in the beautiful mid Wales countryside.

Cardigan Bay Marine Centre
Cardigan Bay Marine Centre

Observations of dolphins are carried out from the land, at sea along the coast, and also offshore. The Bottlenose Dolphins are frequent visitors along the coast throughout the year and you can support them by booking a Dolphin Survey Boat Trip!

Y Foryd Local Nature Reserve

Y Foryd is a partially enclosed intertidal bay on the Menai Strait and at low tide approximately 250 hectares of sand and mud areas are exposed. A must see for bird spotters are shell ducks, oyster catchers, curlews and lapwings with dedicated hides across the reserve

Llandudno Boat Trips
Llandudno Boat Trips

The Boat sightseeing trips embark from the Llandudno Jetty on Llandudno Promenade. The trips pass the beautiful Llandudno Pier and take in the Little Orme and Great Orme or simply the Great Orme.

Bodnant Garden

Bodnant Garden is one of the most beautiful gardens in the UK, spanning some 80 acres and is situated above the River Conwy on ground sloping towards the west and looking across the valley towards the Snowdonia range.

Rhayader Leisure Centre

A leisure centre based in the market town of Rhayader. Facilities include a 20m swimming pool with integral jacuzzi, two squash courts, fitness room, and snooker tables. Tel 01597 810355

Moel Famau Country Park
Moel Famau Country Park

Moel Famau is an impressive park covered in heather moorland turning purple in the Autumn , contrasting beautifully with the green grassland pastures of the Vale of Clwyd. The Park covers an area over 2000 acres and has many access paths and facilities for visitors.

The Vale of Rheidol Railway

Once a working link between local lead mines and the harbour, the Vale of Rheidol Railway now runs a steam train service through the Rheidol Valley for visitors and sightseers.


Mumbles - also known as Oystermouth - sits at the southern tip of Swansea Bay, around five miles in distance from central Swansea

Norwood Gardens

Norwood Gardens is a three acre garden with sculptures throughout. Its expecially worth a visit when the gardens open for Easter as they boast an impressive numbers of daffodil varieties. There is also a tearoom on site. Tel: 01559 395386

Oriel Ynys Mon
Oriel Ynys Mon

Oriel Ynys Mon is a purpose built museum and art gallery in Anglesey. In the museum section visitors can get a fascinating insight into the islands culture, history and environment. The art gallery has a constantly changing programme of exhibitions covering art, craft and sculpture. Tel: 01248 724444

Fishguard Leisure Centre

Perched high above the harbour, the new Fishguard Leisure Centre is the ideal destination for those rainy days!

Dare Valley Country Park

The country park which is just ouitside the Brecon Beacons National park is set in 200 acres of countryside, walks, trail and family fun. Things to do in the park include back trails and cycle hire.

Plas Newydd Country House and Gardens

Set amidst breathtakingly beautiful scenery on the banks of the Menai Strait, Plas Newydd is an elegant house with an interesting mixture of classical and Gothic.


Mighty Caernarfon is possibly the most famous of Wales's castles!

Glynllifon Park
Glynllifon Park

Situated within 70 acres of its own grounds Glynllifon Park is a Grade I Listed Garden full of exotic trees and plants, imported and planted over a 150 years ago. Enjoy a stroll through the gardens then browse the gallery and workshops on site.

Teifi Valley Railway

The Teifi Valley Railway at Henllan near Newcastle Emlyn is a narrow gauge railway located in the picturesque Teifi Valley. The steam locomotives usually run on Sundays, Mondays and Tuesdays. Special events run through peak seasons. Tel: 01559 371077

Bala Lake

Beautiful Bala Lake is the largest body of water in Wales, being four miles long and a mile wide.

Aberystwyth Electric Cliff Railway

The best way to enjoy views of the 26 mountain peaks from Aberystwyth is to take a ride on the cliff railway which rises dramatically above the town - just don't forget your camera!

Llangrannog Ski Centre
Llangrannog Ski Centre

Enjoy a bit of skiing on the slopes at Llangrannog Ski Centre in Llandysul, Dyfed. Tel: 01239 654656 for Ski Slope opening times, entrance costs and ski hire.

Ocean Lab - The Parrog

Ocean Lab, situated on a half mile long promenade next to the harbour, is the perfect destination for those interested in the marine environment.

Pontcysyllte Aqueduct

Pontcysyllte Aqueduct, which forms a key part of the Llangollen Canal, stands majestically at the foot of the Horseshoe Pass.

Aberdulais Falls

Set in a deep gorge, this property demonstrated the power of water and its impact on industry.

Llandudno Pier

No visit to Llandudno would be complete without visiting the Victorian Pier on the sea front at Llandudno. Today, as for the last 125 years, the array of shops, cafes, bars and attractions prove an essential visit.


Experience underwater life from different regions of the world at SeaQuarium. You'll come face to face with lobsters, conger eels and pufferfish as well as seeing sharks and rays gliding effortlessly through the water.

Valley Wetlands

These set of reed-fringed lakes provide the perfect habitat for a number of wetland species including tufted ducks, pochards, gadwalls and grebes. Enjoy a peaceful walk around the lake, listen to the songs of reedbed birds and take in the stunning lake scenery.

Carreg Cennen

One of the most spectacularly sited Welsh castles is Carreg Cennen, a few miles south-east of Llandeilo on a minor road off the A483.

Cwm Clydach

A RSPB reserve set in peaceful woodland with some of the trail following the Lower Clydach River. Star species to spot include Buzzards, Dippers, Grey Wagtails and The Red Kite.

Segontium Roman fort

See the remains of an auxiliary Roman Fort in Caernarfon with adjacent museum detailing the history of the site with an exhibition all year round.

Greenwood Forest Park

Situated in the foothills of majestic Snowdonia is GreenWood Forest Park, the family adventure park like no other. All the rides and activities at this unique eco-attraction have been designed for fun with a difference!

Anglesey Model Village and Gardens
Anglesey Model Village and Gardens

Wales' most popular model village, featuring models of Anglesey's many landmarks

Millennium Coastal Park
Millennium Coastal Park

More than 2000 acres of industrial wasteland has been remediated to provide a stunning 22km coastal path/cycleway between Pembrey Country Park and The National Wetland Centre of Wales at Penclacwydd.

Llys Y Fran Country Park

A park providing opportunities for fishing, a circular walk and an off road cycle route

Caldey Island

Caldey Island lies cradled in the magnificent South Pembrokeshire coastline. It is one of Britain's holy islands. Places to visit include the Caldey Abbey, the Old Priory, and the islands lighthouse.

Harlech Castle

Built between 1283 and 1289 by Master James of St George for King Edward I, Harlech castle is designed on a concentric plan with a small but powerful inner ward dominated by an impressive twin-towered gatehouse.

Pembrey Burrows and Saltings Reserve
Pembrey Burrows and Saltings Reserve

A fantastic, large dune system attracting all sorts of birds and wild flowers. It is home to many rarities including Dune Pansy, Dune Gentian, Sand Catchfly, Bloody Cranesbill, Fragrant Evening Primrose and Kidney Vetch. Take the four mile circular walk around the reserve to make the most of the wildlife.

Taff Valley Quad Bike and Activity Centre

This family run activity centre has over 15 years of experience providing outdoor activities. The centre offers Quad Bike Treks out through the countryside on their farm near Cardiff, for juniors and adults. Tel: 02920831658

Penrhyn Castle

This enormous 19th century neo-Norman castle sits between Snowdonia and the Menai Strait. It is crammed with fascinating items, such as a one-ton slate bed made for Queen Victoria, elaborate carvings, plasterwork and mock-Norman furniture. Tel: 01248 371337

Great Orme Tramway

The only cable-hauled tramway still operating on Britains roads! A great way to get aroun and explore this lovely town in a unique way.

Chester Zoo

Chester Zoo is the UK's number one zoo and contains over 7000 animals and 400 different species, including some of the most endangered species on the planet. The Zoo is an all-year round favorite attraction for kids and is within easy driving distance of North East Wales via the A55.

Pengelli Forest
Pengelli Forest

Pengelli Forest is part of the largest block of ancient Oak woodland in Wales. The Forest is rich in biodiversity with mammals such as Badgers, Polecats, Woodmice and Bank Voles all living amoungst the trees. Close to the Castell Henllys Iron Age Fort theres a path map of this 160-acre woodland for visitors to follow.

Haverfordwest Castle
Haverfordwest Castle

Located in the centre of the town of Haverfordwest this impressive castle dates from the time of Queen Eleanor, wife of Edward I. A substantial portion of the castle still survives today making it an interesting place to visit.

Raglan Castle

Remains of an impressive fifteenth-century castle built by Sir William Thomas. Much of the hexagonal-shaped Great Tower and lavish suites of state apartments still survive.

Swansea Bay and Mumbles

Swansea is Wales' second-largest city, and sits on the five-mile sweep of Swansea Bay.

Belch Nant Yr Arian
Belch Nant Yr Arian

Great walks and bike trails in woodland. From tranquil walks to premier mountain bike trails, Nant Yr Arian offers the complete woodland experience. Daily Red Kite feeding, visitors centre and restaurant.

The Talyllyn Railway

Mid wales has some of the most dramatic breathtaking scenery in the whole of the UK. This railway line means you can get right to the heart of it.

Aberconwy House

This is the only medieval merchant's house in Conwy to have survived the turbulent history of the walled town. Explore how the Tudors lived with live music in the house and lace demonstrations throughout the year.

Folly Farm Adventure Park and Zoo

The Jolly Farm is perhaps Folly Farm's most well-known and popular attraction, where visitors meet the huge variety of farm animals and their babies.

Swallow Falls
Swallow Falls

A stunning series of waterfalls located close to the popular tourist town of Betws-Y-Coed. Flowing into the Llugwy river it is one of the most famous in Wales and is reached by a pleasant walk through Gwydyr Forest.

Teifi Marsh

Teifi Marsh in Cardigan is one of the best wetland reserves in Wales. It is also home to the Welsh Wildlife Centre, which has a seasonal shop, cafe and information centre.


Set in a mixture of woodland and moorland and especially colourful in late summer this RSPB nature reserve is full of migrant birds including redstarts, whinchats and tree pipits.

Tree Top Adventures
Tree Top Adventures

A thrilling, high level, adventurous journey 15.4m (50ft) up in the trees involving a series of engaging and exciting obstacles! Cafe and visitor centre available on site.

Gwinllan Padrig Vineyard
Gwinllan Padrig Vineyard

Truly gorgeous wines from the only winery in Wales. Choose from some unique vodkas and gins or relax in the cafe which offers sumptuous delights and so much more. Tel: 01407 710416

Llandudno Victorian Extravaganza

Celebrate Llandudno's Victorian Heritage in the gorgeous seaside town

Elton Maize Mazes

With a new theme announced each year the mazes create a great new attraction each year. The mazes contain printed boards, hidden objects and a trivia quiz. Covering 4 hectares the large, medium and small mazes entertain those of all ages. There is also the opportunity to pick you own corn and make your own pop corn! 01594 827 007

Holy Island

Holy Island, linked by bridges to Anglesey, is blessed with Anglesey's finest scenery.

The Box Tree
The Box Tree

A modern French restaurant where a Michelin Star, a classic menu and extensive wine cellar ensure an unforgettable experience for food lovers.

Manor House Wildlife Park

Manor House is special. This conservation-led zoo offers four ZOONIQUE Walkthroughs so you can walk with lemurs, hand feed wallabies, visit the African Village and also see Steve and his family swinging through the trees. For real fun, real food and real experience visit Anna Ryder Richardson's Welsh Zoo. Tel: 01646 651201

Eirias Park

A premier sporting attraction with fifty acres of beautiful parkland with facilitates that include Tennis Courts, Bowling Greens, Boating Lake, Children's Playground and Picnic Area.

Carmarthen Bay

Lapping the western headland of the Gower Peninsula is Carmarthen Bay, an astonishing arc of golden beaches, ancient castles, secluded villages and sparkling blue seas.

Gwydyr Forest
Gwydyr Forest

Gwydir Forest is a panoramic and extensive forest set in the hills to the east of Mount Snowdon.

Carreg Wastad point

Carreg Wastad point is famous for being the site of the last invasion of the mainland by the French Legion Noire in 1797.

Gelli Aur Country Park
Gelli Aur Country Park

This magnificent mansion was built in 1769 to replace one that was previously burnt down on the site. It is surrounded by wooded parkland, with terraced gardens, an arboretum, childrens play and there are nature trails through the deer park. There is a visitor centre and a cafe on site. Tel: 01558 668885


This ancient walled market town is most famous for its castle which is the oldest surviving stone castle in Britain.

Sugar Loaf Mountain
Sugar Loaf Mountain

With views of the Black Mountains, the Cotswold's and the Brecon Beacons from the summit this majestic peak is a gentle but worthwhile hike. At 596 metres high it is a great introduction to some of the higher peaks in the area.

Kidwelly Castle

This castle is one of Wales's best-kept secrets. Kidwelly, on a steep cliff overlooking the River Gwendraeth, presents a vision of medieval times which is more complete than many castles.

Norwegian Church Arts Centre

The Norwegian Church Arts Centre is one of Cardiff's most distinctive buildings.

Jubilee Tower
Jubilee Tower

The Jubilee Tower is on the peak of Moel Famau within the country park. The tower was built to commemorate the golden jubilee of George III in 1810. The remains of the tower the highest point in the park, and offer spectacular views over the Clwydian Range.

St Davids Cathedral

Built upon the site of St David's 6th century monastery St Davids Cathedral has been a site of pilgrimage and worship for many hundreds of years and remains a church serving a living community. This impressive building is well worth a visit. Open most days 9.00-5.30 tel:01437 720202

The Hay Festival of Literature and Arts

The Hay Festival of literature and arts is held annually in the world famous Welsh border `Book Town' of Hay-on-Wye.

Archaeo Tours

Archaeo tours offer daytrips that take you to some of the archaeological gems in beautiful Pembrokshire area. Dates and prices vary, please check the website for the latest news. Tel: 07890155538

Oakwood Theme Park

Oakwood Theme Park is one of the top paid-entry attractions in Wales that receives close to the 400,000 visitors each year. The a traditional theme park has rides suited to all ages.

Craig-y-nos Country Park

The Craig-y-nos Country Park offers over 40 acres of countryside to enjoy in this beautiful part of the upper Tawe Valley. You'll find tall trees, two rivers, ponds and meadows to walk around and enjoy.

RSPB Ynys-hir Nature Reserve

Ynys-hir mixes Welsh oak woodland with wet grassland and saltmarshes. Feast your eyes from any of our seven hides - look out for birds of prey.

Iron Man

The Iron Man is an inaugural and world famous endurance triathlon that has only recently started to be held in Tenby, Wales.