Rhayader Attractions

Rhayader 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.


Elan Valley

 rhayaderA visit to Elan Valley never fails to delight and inspire. We are custodians of a beautiful area stretching 72 square miles with historic landscapes and thriving wildlife.  www.elanvalley.org.uk




Welsh Royal Crystal

rhayader Centuries old handcrafting skills are used in the Welsh Royal Crystal glass making workshops. All crystal pieces are individually mouth blown and hand cut, thus capturing the clarity, brilliance and sharpness of cut associated with quality crystal ware.  welshroyalcrystal.co.uk




Gigrin farm

 rhayaderThey are famous for theirRed Kite feeding and 100s of red kites descend on the centre every day. They warmly invite you to enjoy the breathtaking experience which takes place daily. They have hides close to the action, and specialist photographic hides for those with larger lenses.  www.gigrin.co.uk




Hawksdrift Falconry

rhayader Hawksdrift is dedicated to the promotion of falconry as a traditional country sport and to the conservation, protection and rehabilitation of wild birds of prey. It is our aim to educate both young and old alike in the traditions of the countryside and the way forward regarding conservation issues.  www.hawksdrift.co.uk




Rhayader  Museum and Gallery

 rhayaderDiscover the stories of Rhayader and its region. Experience the rich heritage of the area through oral history, film, photographs and activities. Share your stories to leave for future generations. carad.org.uk




Rhayader Angling

 rhayaderMid-Wales in particular are considered one of Britain’s premier fishing areas, and Rhayader is at the heart of the “Lakeland of Wales”. Rhayader is a small market town on the banks of the river Wye and is at the gateway to the spectacular Elan Valley in the Cambrian Mountains. www.rhayaderangling.co.uk