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Elan Valley, Rhayader

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Discover Elan Valley, the only purpose-built Arts and Crafts "Model Village" in Wales. Known for its scenery, over 80 percent of the valley is designated as Sites of Special Scientific Interest. Cycle, marvel at the dams and reservoirs, spot wildlife, or learn more about the history at the visitor center. Find maps, local produce, and mementos at the gift shop and sample homemade snacks at the cafe. Plan to visit Elan Valley during your Rhayader vacation using our convenient Rhayader vacation builder.
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  • A great way to blast away the winter cobwebs..a walk in the crisp clean exhilarating Welsh air! There are so many different walks to choose from, easy to challenging, we chose to just have a wander an...  more »
  • Our eleventh year visiting in January and the Elan valley never ceases to excite and amaze us all each time we visit . The weather is different every time so we see a different valley every time .the ...  more »
  • Four of us visited elan valley omg what outstanding views . Everything is laid out for easy visit the visitor centre was superb so well organised. There is easy access of disabled people and even rout...  more »