Wales - Aberystwyth & Mid-Wales (PDF Chapter)
This is the Aberystwyth & Mid-Wales chapter from Lonely Planet’s Wales guidebook.
Bordered by the dramatic landscapes of two national parks, Mid-Wales is often overlooked. Yet this region of plunging coastline, wooded river valleys and small market towns is something of a well-kept secret.
- kayak with dolphins and seals along Cardigan Bay’s gloriously rugged stretch of coast
- enjoy the splendid isolation and utter tranquillity of the Cambrian Mountains’ deserted moorlands
- explore mighty Victorian dams and picking wild berries in the lovely Elan Valley
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Ceredigion, Cardigan (Aberteifi), Aberaeron, Aberystwyth & Around, Powys, Machynlleth, Corris, Rhayader (Rhaeadr Gwy), Elan Valley, Llanwrtyd Wells (Llanwrtyd), Builth Wells (Llanfair-Ym-Muallt), Llandrindod Wells (Llandrindod), Presteigne (Llanandras), Knighton (Tref-Y-Clawdd), Newtown (Y Drenewydd), Montgomery, Berriew and Welshpool (Y Trallwng).
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