Shropshire To The Sea 5 Days - Commodore Hotel
The pretty spa town of Llandrindod Wells lies in the secret heart of Wales and is surrounded by beautiful hillsides. The town has various craft shops, museums and theatres and a pleasant park.
PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
Day 1 - Outward Travel
Day 2 - Full Day - Aberystwyth & Devil's Bridge
Aberystwyth is situated in a striking setting on a small promontory dividing two beaches./nThe ruins of Aberystwyth Castle serve as a reminder of the Edwardian Conquest of Wales which took place between 1277 and 1283./nThe National Library of Wales, established in 1907, is considered by many Welsh men and women to be one of the world's greatest libraries./nThe quiet Rheidol Valley is home to the largest hydro-electric scheme in England and Wales./nDevil's Bridge is a village in Ceredigion which takes its name from the unusual road bridge above the River Mynach on the edge of the village./nAccording to the legend the original bridge was built by the Devil who built the bridge in return for the soul of the first living thing to cross it./n
Day 3 - Half day to Elan Valley
A short journey takes us through the tiny market town of Rhayader with its famous memorial clock./nWe enjoy a scenic guided tour (included in tour cost) by coach of the Elan Valley. /nThe valley's reservoirs supply water to the whole of Birmingham./n
Day 4 - Full Day - Berrington Hall & Ludlow
We visit the charming Shropshire market town of Ludlow./nThe delightful architecture includes an ancient castle and timber framed buildings./nWe visit the Neo-classical mansion of Berrington Hall./nThe grounds here were the last to be re-designed by Capability Brown before his death./n
Day 5 - Return Travel
Ideally located in the centre of the historic Spa town of Llandrindod Wells, this beautifully refurbished grand Victorian rectory boasts a heated outdoor pool (seasonal opening) and Arts and Crafts inspired architecture. The stunning backdrop of rolling Welsh Hills is complemented by a scenic Victorian lake and park.