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Waterfalls Centre - CLOSED

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Magical walk along the river

A beautiful walk which is mainly flat and a magical waterfall on the way. Highly recommended and... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2018
EGPRE
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Reading, United Kingdom
via mobile
Centre now closed but don't let that put you off going to the falls

I had seen that the falls centre had closed on trip advisor, so we bought a walk leaflet in advance... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2016
chillledout
,
Grimsby, United Kingdom
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7 Jun 2018
“Magical walk along the river”
28 Oct 2016
“Not easy”
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Pontneddfechan Road, Pontneddfechan, Brecon Beacons National Park SA11 5NR, Wales
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Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

A beautiful walk which is mainly flat and a magical waterfall on the way. Highly recommended and you can swim safely at several places along the way

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank EGPRE
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Drove to the area from Bristol. Stopped at The Angel pub and asked for directions. We were advised that the Visitor's Centre had closed down so we should drive 15 mins to the next village and get further directions at The New Inn. The New...More

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank Deborah G
Reviewed 27 September 2016

I had seen that the falls centre had closed on trip advisor, so we bought a walk leaflet in advance from the Brecon Mountain Centre, the lady there was also very helpful in explaining how we could link up the separate circle routes, to make...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank chillledout
Reviewed 20 September 2016

We went the Sgwd Gwladys with the kids, and we all loved the walk and the views, it was very tranquil and beautiful

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 18 September 2016

I would certainly recommend doing this walk on a dry day and preferably not after a wet rainy day unless you use wellies. Getting there is not a problem. I use google map and arrived there no problem. Parking along the main road was fine...More

Date of experience: September 2016
3  Thank Jimmy Y
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Water falls on both sides if the path, ranging from trickles to thundering water beneath you. Most of the path is easy walking but tree roots, boulders and mud make it more difficult in places. We have walked this in all weathers. It's always beautiful,...More

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank Victoria I
Reviewed 22 August 2016

i have had an amazing time taking a walk and enjoying the waterfalls i have been twice and planning my third visit

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

The beauty of Wales is the majesty, isolation & stunning scenery & the Brecon Beacons has it all. The Waterfall Trail is about 4-5hours of strenuous walking, near the village of Ystradfelte, so you need good footwear (although people were spotted in flip flops!). The...More

Date of experience: August 2016
3  Thank Zabaglioni
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

This was visited on our holiday was a nice walk up to these, was quite muddy from previous wet weather we had experienced but was enjoyable though.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank julian3524
Reviewed 27 July 2016

You can either start your walk of the waterfalls here, or at the other end in a small quaint car park. The centre offers information and guidance for your walk, but little else.

Date of experience: September 2015
3  Thank Natalie P
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