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Elan Valley

Elan Valley, Rhayader LD6 5HP, Wales
+44 1597 810880
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Private Elan Valley Day Trip from Rhayader
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Elan Valley, Rhayader LD6 5HP, Wales
+44 1597 810880
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The Elan Valley is STUNNING! Most Brits don't know its here yet it is known as The Wildlife Centre of Wales. Set within the Cambrian Mountains there are several gorgeous victorian resevoirs, great walks and cycle routes and an outstanding visitors centre.

Thank Heather H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Just visit! The best of mid Wales! So good! We went inside the third dam on open day! Those clever victorians! Lovely drive through the valley and we walked too! Great place! Picturesque Lovely cafe and information desk with bike hire too! Must see! Child/disabled...More

Thank nmoom
Reviewed 4 days ago

drove up the corwen track and beyond very nice for 4x4 driving and lots or tracks in area see os map nr 147,135,125 ,137 to find them well worth a few days to visit

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We love going to Elan Valley as there's always plenty to do, get those walking shoes ready. There's a play area for children, a restaurant, walking tracks, hiring of bikes. We like going when the dams flowing as it's lovely to see.

Thank benchboygti2
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went to the Elan Valley to visit the stunning scenery. We have been many times before but the scenery never fails to amaze me. There are sheep grazing all over the place so please be careful if you drive up the mountains. The Elan...More

Thank Debbie B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Following the route between the Elan dams will take you through spectacular scenery and beautiful valleys. Be sure to take your camera. Amazing dams offer great viewpoints too.

Thank swindonchik
Reviewed 1 week ago

took my family for a drive to the elan vally the scenery is fantasic, with good photographic areas and views

Thank James S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The first dam in my opinion is the best, been here twice now, absolutely love the view with a picnic

Thank Darren Taryn T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Elan Valley is the jewel in the crown of Mid-Wales. The drive through the valley takes you through exhilarating scenery with ample parking spaces to allow you to stop and admire the views. There are also plenty of walks, both easy and challenging, and...More

Thank C R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stunning scenery. Amazing dams, reservoirs and lakes. Picture perfect even on a not too sunny day. Spoilt for choice on where to wander. Kites in abundance. Highly recommend.

Thank ajg2393
Nearby Restaurants
Elan Valley Visitors Centre
328 reviews
4.19 km away
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Ty Morgan's Bistro
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The Lamb & Flag
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Rhayader Museum and Gallery
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Questions & Answers
7 November 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from ElanValley | Property representative |
We have one available for use around the Visitor Centre.
Clare L
13 February 2016|
Response from malcolm g |
yes turn left,there is a straight road which takes you to 2 of the dams,you have to cross over one dam to get to claerwen,the largest,it is signposted and worth the detour.