Great Britain - Brecon Beacons & Mid-Wales (PDF Chapter)
This is the Brecon Beacons & Mid-Wales chapter from Lonely Planet’s Great Brit-ain guidebook.
The big draw here is the magnificent upland scenery of Brecon Beacons National Park, where high mountain roads dip down to remote hamlets and whitewashed ancient churches. The hiking and mountain-biking terrain here is superb.
- kayak with dolphins and seals along rugged Cardigan Bay
- take a hair-raising drive through the chapel-dotted Vale of Ewyas in the Black Moun-tains
- visit Hay-on-Wye, the Welsh town that’s besotted with books
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Brecon Beacons National Park, Hay-on-Wye (Y Gelli Gandryll), Black Mountains (Y Mynyddoedd Duon), Crickhowell (Crughywel), Brecon (Aberhon-ddu), Fforest Fawr & Black Mountain, Powys, Llanwrtyd Wells (Llanwrtyd), Builth Wells (Llan-fair-Ym-Muallt), Rhayader (Rhaeadr Gwy), Montgomery, Welshpool (Y Trallwng), Machynlleth, Ceredigion, Aberystwyth, Aberaeron, Cardigan (Aberteifi).
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