Brecon Attractions

Brecon has many attractions to occupy your time during your visit. Some that may even capture your imagination and leave you breathless, and some that might just get you that adrenaline rush you enjoy.

Pen y Fan

breconThe Brecon Beacons offer a spectacular landscape rich in natural beauty. Free from light and noise pollution it’s the perfect respite from the chaos of modern life. Whether you’re seeking challenging walks, wide open spaces or secluded waterfalls, the Brecon Beacons provides the best of them all.

The Regimental Museum of The Royal Welsh

breconOn display at the museum, for all to see, is one of the finest collections of military artefacts. These tell the story of a regiment that has participated in many of the great events of British History in the last 300 years.


Afon Hepste

attractionsThe Afon Hepste is a river in Powys, Wales and wholly within the Brecon Beacons National Park. Its headwaters, the Afon y Waun, Nant y Cwrier and Nant Hepste Fechan, rise on the Old Red Sandstone dip-slopes of Fforest Fawr and combine to form the Afon Hepste near the farmstead of Hepste Fechan.

Llangorse Lake

attractionsSituated adjacent to Llangorse Lake in the heart of the Brecon Beacons National Park and Black Mountains. Surrounded by the stunning scenery of the Brecon Beacons, the Caravan and Camp Site offers many opportunities for those interested in outdoor activities.

Brecon Cathedral

attractionsThe purpose of this magnificent Cathedral Church of St John the Evangelist is to worship God. We pray here every day, following the pattern of St Benedict. The Cathedral welcomes everyone who passes through, if you are visiting as a tourist, come to offer your personal prayers and light a candle, or interested in history, architecture or stained glass windows.

Brecknock Museum

attractionsBrecknock Museum & Art Gallery occupies an historical Grade 2* listed building, the old Shire Hall, at the heart of the town of Brecon. One of the finest small museums in Wales, it was first established in 1928 by the Brecknock Society.


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Cantref Adventure Farm and Riding Centre 

attractionsAt Cantref we offer a fun filled day for the entire family! We have a large hearted indoor play zone, a farmhouse café with delicious home cooked meals with spectacular views. We have animal shows scheduled throughout the day from pet handling to ferret racing! We also have outdoor attractions like our Super Sledge Ride, Swamp Adventure, New Miniature Section & Pony Rides available to keep you all entertained on your fun family day out in the Brecon Beacons.

The play Barn

attractionsThe Play Barn at Brynich is an award winning indoor soft play centre on the edge of Brecon. Adventure, exercise and stimulation in a safe environment! There is also a café that offers delicious meals, snacks and drinks.

Cradoc Golf Club 

attractionsCradoc Golf Club is uniquely positioned on the very edge of the Brecon Beacons National Park, and every hole enjoys stunning views of the north slopes of the “Beacons”, one of the pleasures that makes playing this stunning Welsh golf course a exceptional experience.

Black Mountain activities

attractionsBlack Mountain Activities Ltd is a family-run business, located amongst the beautiful countryside of the Black Mountains and offer a wide range of adventure activities such as Rock Climbing, Caving, Open Canoeing, Kayaking, Gorge Walking, White Water Rafting, Clay Pigeon Shooting, Archery, High Level Ropes, Raft Building, Land Carting, Abseiling, Orienteering, Paintballing, Mountain biking and even Canoe and Bike Hire.

Dragonfly cruises

attractionsSpend a delightful few hours cruising through some of the most beautiful scenery in Britain, lying within the Brecon Beacons National Park.

Trans Wales Trail – Day Tours

attractionsYour search for the perfect horse riding weekend, holiday or short break just stopped here! Exciting, memorable and relaxing horse riding breaks for competent adult riders wanting to explore the staggeringly beautiful Brecon Beacons and beyond into Wales.