One of Europe’s oldest mountain ranges, the Cambrian Mountains of Wales, has launched its first ever visitor map and it features Welsh Overland Safari!Read More
On Sunday 21st October 2018, Richard guided the Wye Life walking and camera club on their second Welsh Overland experience!Read More
We are delighted to announce our second Open Tour of the Autumn!
On Sunday the 28th October Richard will be taking an open tour on the very popular Abergwesyn Pass tour!Read More
On Tuesday 2nd October Richard took part in a Brecon Beacons National Park course to maintain his ambassador status for the next 12 months.Read More
We have had a very few May tours;
Three highlights were:
- We took Mr & Mrs Phillips on the Abergwesyn Pass tour - their son had brought them vouchers for a tour for ChristmasRead More
On Saturday 16th June we are holding a special Father's day tour of the Elan Valley, near Rhayader to celebrate the day specially reserved for your dad AND we still have a couple of places remaining!Read More
As you will probably already know Wales is packed full of myths and legends from north to south, from east to west. However on our Abbeys tour Richard will tell you the story of the left leg of Henry Hughes Cooper buried at Saint Mary's Church near Strata Florida....Read More
We are delighted to announce the first four open tours for visitors to book on as solo travellers or as friends!Read More
Following our recent trip with the Wye life and Hereford walking and camera club we caught up with budding member Sara Ayliffe to find out about her experience as part of the trip.Read More
It was great to take a group of like minded walkers and photographers on a tour of waterfall county. Although the group was far bigger than a group we've taken out before, I think everyone enjoyed it and there have been plenty of amazing pictures flying around facebook already and I'm sure more will follow. Hopefully the group will be keen for another tour later in the yearRead More
The six nations is in full swing and although the result didn't go our way at the weekend there is a lot still to play for!
On the subject of Rugby, the national sport of Wales we were honoured to take ex professional rugby union player Jason Chandler on a tour earlier in the year.Read More
One of the extra's we can offer is that we can cater for dogs as part of our tours if you bring your pet with you as part of your holiday. We have a luxury bus that can hold up to 8 guests, be it guests or your pet.Read More
You may or may not be aware our friends at Pwllgwilym Cottages B&B have created their own 12 days of Christmas based on things in and around Mid Wales!
We are pleased that on day seven they have chosen "Seven Tours with Richard" - as Welsh Overland Safari is an independent guided tour company offering unique overland guided tours of some of the most beautiful, unspoilt landscapes in EuropeRead More
As advent calendars start to get opened and people start rushing around for last minute presents you know we are in the full swing of winter!
But did you know winter is one of the most fascinating times of the year here in Mid Wales and The Brecon Beacons. Here Richard picks a highlight or two from a pick of the seven tours on offer that you are only likely to experience in the winter months!Read More
Did you know its only 5 Friday's until Christmas..... FIVE!
If you are still looking for a unique gift for a loved one then perhaps a voucher for an experience with Welsh Overland Safari is the answer!
With a choice of eight tours to choose from and not to mention the flexibility to tailor each tour to the clients needs, a voucher from us could be the perfect gift for someone who would benefit from a unique tour of Mid Wales & the Brecon Beacons!Read More
Our feature the latest issue of the magazine focuses on what you can expect on a Welsh Overland Safari tour in the Autumn and Winter months and why you should put on your warm clothes and gloves and join RIchard, our Tour Guide as there is plenty to see in Mid Wales & the Brecon Beacons!Read More
We are always looking for ways to enhance our tours and give visitors something extra. Last month we took a group of ex pilots on the Grand Tour of the Elan Valley lead by Mike Moltby who booked the tour looking for something to do in Mid Wales for a half day tour!Read More
Earlier in the year we ran a Facebook competition for a lucky couple to enjoy a free Welsh Overland Safari tour and a stay our partner accommodation Pwllgwilym Cottages. The competition was very successful and the lucky winners were Ester Chambers and her partner Richard.Read More
he news we all knew, according to a recent BBC News article Powys is Wales' ancient hill forts capital with a whooping 147 sites!
The locations and details of all ancient hill forts in the UK and Ireland have been mapped in an online database for the first time.Read More