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Things to do within 20 minutes of Brecon
Brecon is ideally suited as a base for a variety of excursions
There is much to see and do in Brecon town but if you are staying a few days, aside from the outstanding surrounding countryside and outdoor activities, you can also pay a visit to the following activity centres and areas:
For very young children:
Brynich Play Barn (01874 623480) indoor play barn for young children. Refreshments available.
Cantref Adventure Farm (01874 665223) indoor play barn, riding and open farm. Café on site.website link
For the young...and not so young:
The National Park Visitor Centre, Libanus (01874 624979) exhibition & information on The National Park. Café & tea rooms with out door seating and picnic tables. website link
Llangorse Rope Climbing & Multi Activity Centre (01874 658272) indoor climbing centres, outside challenge course, sky trek, dingle scramble and horse riding. website link
Llangorse Lake (01874 658226) Home to the unique Welsh monument, the crannog - an ancient lake dwelling constructed in 916 AD, also fishing and boat hire.
Brecon Mountain Railway (01685 722988) travel behind a vintage steam locomotive high up in The Brecon Beacons website link
For the golfer:
Cradoc Golf Club (01874 623658) 18 hole parkland course with 10 bay driving range. website link
On Brecon's doorstep -
Hay on Wye - Town of Books!
Crickhowell - 'The Jewel in the crown of The Brecon Beacons"