Local Interest - Brecon Beacons
Brecon Beacons - Pen y Fan
Brecon Beacons - Llyn y Fan Fach
Brecon Beacons - Brecon Canal
Brecon Beacons - Waterfalls
The Brecon Beacons National Park or Bannau Brycheiniog is
the second largest mountain range in Wales and home to the Brecon
Beacons National Park, one of the three national parks in Wales.
The highest point in the Brecon Beacons is Pen y Fan which is 886
metres above sea level other notable summits include Corn Du
(873 metres), Cribyn (795 metres), and Fan y Big (719 metres).
These summits form a long ridge around the head of the Taf Fechan
river and forms a popular ridge walk known as the 'Beacons Horseshoe'.
The Brecon Beacons is a beautiful part of Wales with breathtaking
views and stunning scenery. The Brecon Beacons offer wide open
spaces, woodlands, reservoirs, wild waterfalls, caves and mountains.
Places to Visit
Dan-yr-Ogof National Showcaves
Canoeing on the River Wye
Walking the National Park trails
Pen y Fan
Brecon Mountain Railway
Festivals & Events
Brecon Jazz Festival
The Royal Welsh Show
The Green Man Festival
For more infomation please visit www.breconbeaconstourism.co.uk