Things to do in the Brecon Beacons National Park
- Get your bearings at our helpful information points
- Go for a stroll in the Central Beacons
- Gaze at the stars in our International Dark Sky Reserve
- Go horse riding in Llanthony Valley
- Have fun on a bike in the Senni Valley
- Enjoy the outdoors with the whole family
- Enjoy sightseeing of a different kind
If you enjoy making the most of the great outdoors, you’ll love the Brecon Beacons.
Our National Park is a great place to get active. This is not a fenced-off preserve – it’s a living, working landscape which will bring out your adventurous side.
There are masses of paths and trails for walkers, runners, cyclists, mountain bikers, horse riders and wildlife-watchers. There’s a brilliant range of organised activities on offer, too, from gentle recreational pursuits like photography to full-on adrenaline sports such as paragliding, rafting and abseiling.
Want to try something new? Our qualified instructors will show you the ropes.
Down to the sea
The Brecon Beacons National Park Authority in partnership with the Canal an...
The Brecon Beacons have a wide variety of attractions for all ages. We've g...
Be prepared and stay safe
A few straightforward precautions and a good dose of common sense should en...
Bushcraft and foraging
Bushcraft and wilderness survival training Bushcraft is all the rage and ...
Adventures on the water
The Brecon Beacons National Park offers an array range of options for paddl...
Fishing in the Brecon Beacons National Park
Record-breaking grayling on the Wye, some of the finest brown trout fishing...
Discover an underground world of beautiful natural playgrounds waiting to b...
The Brecon Beacons National Park in South Wales is one of the most exciting...
Cycling and mountain biking in the Brecon Beacons National Park
Our National Park is a great place for a day out on two wheels, or even a c...
Geocaching and orienteering
If you like exploring, you'll love geocaching, the global treasure hunt for...
Golf in the Brecon Beacons National Park
There are eight golf courses in and around the Brecon Beacons National Park...
Group activities and team building in the Brecon Beacons National Park
With masses of enthusiastic activity companies and plenty of accommodation ...
Adventures in the Air
Our grassy fields and hilltops serve as excellent take-off and landing site...
Adventures on Horseback
The Brecon Beacons is the perfect place for horse lovers. We have over 600 ...
Rock climbing and abseiling in the Brecon Beacons National Park
If you enjoy climbing, why not take a look at things from a different angle...
adventures in Stargazing
"The first International Dark-Sky reserve in Wales is situated in the Breco...
Walk this way.Why wouldn’t you? It’s what we do in the Brecon Beacons N...
Wildlife-watching, birdwatching and nature trails in the Brecon Beacons National Park
Our National Park contains some of Wales’ most spectacular scenery and ra...
Local Businesses6 of 428
Beacon Activities specializes in individual and small group outdoor activit...
The Boat House
We hire canoes, mountain bikes and run the River Café next door. As well a...
Brecon Cathedral Shop and Heritage Centre
Brecon Cathedral started life in 1093 as the Benedictine Priory of St John ...
Talgarth Mill is a fullyrestored and working 18th Century water mill. Our k...
We are the most popular activity for stag and hen groups visiting the Breco...
Ed Marshall Wild Images
Ed Marshall is an internationally published photographer based in Brecon, S...