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All reviews beautiful scenery well worth a visit welsh water lovely drive beautiful area visitor center mid wales red kites sunny day great place to visit hire bikes natural beauty car park cakes dams centre walks
Elan Valley is a place of natural beauty visiting during the winter months you are able to see a vast array of colours seeing the power of the water cascading over the dam was inspiring to the power of nature. There is a cafe serving...More
Decided to take my girlfriend here for her birthday as we only live about an hour an a half away and we have both always wanted to go and visit the dams/reservoirs of the Elan Valley.
We fisrt stopped at the visitors centre to have...More
Every time I go through here it never seems to amaze me I’ve been here in the summer time in all its glory and the winter time the views are breathtaking a must for all that enjoy the beautiful countryside
Last time we came here was 2 years ago. Brought our family this time, we did the small blue walk from the visitors centre. Had lunch in the cafe which was nice enough and then, after some advice, got back in the car, drove up...More
Amazing even in bad weather had a superb drive thru the valley, amazing scenery, will be back, the drive is well signposted, a lot of trees down due to high winds, staff member at the visitor centre very knowledgable
Had heard this place was worth a visit and were not disappointed. Amazing views all around. Scenic roads around the water. Busy visitor centre (parking charges) but free parking at other locations. We walked up a valley parallel to a river for a few miles....More
Went recently and parked up in the visitor centre, there a very helpful woman behind reception told us of the different walking options that were available to us (sorry I forget her name!)
The dam's were amazing and the paths were well kept and great...More
We have been before many times in the summer but this visit was for Autumn Colours.
It was early November and it maybe because of the hot summer but the drive around the reservoirs was breath taking even for us regulars. Gold, copper and water...More
Where to begin ? We have been travelling and staying in the area at various times for many years. There is something for every one . If you enjoy walking, cycling or just driving round all the dams. The scenery and views are breath taking....More
There's a visitor centre at the mouth of the valley, which has a nice cafe, serves hot & cold food, drinks and cakes, has an outdoor play area for kids, and tables and chairs to sit and eat your lunch inside and out. All... More
There's a visitor centre at the mouth of the valley, which has a nice cafe, serves hot & cold food, drinks and cakes, has an outdoor play area for kids, and tables and chairs to sit and eat your lunch inside and out. All beside the river and underneath the main dam in a steep sides spectacular valley. For directions etc just look up Visitor Centre, Elan Valley (TA won't let me post the url. (why not ? d'oh)
It's a truly beautiful part of Wales. Enjoy your visit.