Places to visit in the Brecon Beacons National Park

  • Get a feel for the past at Crickhowell Castle
  • Discover our magnificent caves
  • Fall for the charm of the Church of St Cynog, Defynnog
  • Explore our atmospheric forests

People have lived and worked in the Brecon Beacons for nearly 8000 years. With each passing century, different communities have left their mark on the landscape. Together, our monuments, settlements, churches, castles, canals, industrial sites and museums speak of times gone by.

Today, the story continues. Our hills, lakes, caves, forests and waterfalls are fascinating to explore, and there’s much to discover in our characterful towns and villages. Why not dive in?