In Focus – Soar y Mynydd Chapel
Spring and Summer Open Tours Announced!
The third we are featuring is Soar y Mynydd Chapel, which if nothing else set in the heart of the Cambrian Mountains is one of the highlights of the Abergwesyn Pass tour.
Touted the “most remote chapel” in the whole of Wales on route to the chapel Richard will point out on the tour you also pass the “most remote telephone box” in Wales also!
Open Mothers Day Tour Announced
We are pleased to announce our ‘Open Tours’ for Spring and Summer 2019. The idea of our open tours is individual travellers and/or travellers in smaller group can enjoy a tour together and benefit from our special pricing of £25.00 per person and meet like minded people on the tours!
In Focus - St Martin's Chuch, Cwmyoy near Abergavenny
We are pleased to announce we have put a date in the diary for a special Mothers day tour on Sunday 31st March.
5 things the Guardian and Observer missed in the Heart of Wales Line article!
The second Church we have choose the feature is St Martin’s Church in Cwmyoy near Abergavenny titled the Leaning Tower of Mid Wales and can with can be visited on our Eastern Beacons tour!
In Focus - St Mary's, Capel-y-Ffin
You may have seen the Guardian and Observer recently gave the Heart of Wales line some much needed publicity last weekend. Although we were pleased to see that the 122 mile railway line that runs through the very “heart” of Wales from Craven Arms all the way to South Wales was given the platform to reach millions of readers throughout the UK (and the world) we were rather disappointed that many parts of and highlights linked to the line were not included. However rather than dwell on that fact we thought we would compliment the article by listing 5 other things you can see and do along the Heart of Wales railway line!
Welsh Overland Safari features on Cambrian Mountains first visitor map!
So in the mini series we will feature a church or chapel on our tours. The first of which is the Church of St Mary the Virgin in Capel-y-Ffin near Hay on Wye!
Wye Life Tour - Grand Elan Valley Tour
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!
Guest have a blast on the Open Waterfalls Tour!
On Sunday 21st October 2018, Richard guided the Wye Life walking and camera club on their second Welsh Overland experience!
**New open Tour 28th October**
What a great open tour of waterfall country in the Brecon Beacons National Park!
Don't just take our word for it!
Richard Maintains Ambassador Status!
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!
Tour Pictures - May 2018!
On Tuesday 2nd October Richard took part in a Brecon Beacons National Park course to maintain his ambassador status for the next 12 months.
Join us on our Father's Day Tour!
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 Christmas
The left leg of Henry Hughes Cooper
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!
Dates for Open Tours Announced
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....
Sara Ayliffe - My magical watefalls tour
We are delighted to announce the first four open tours for visitors to book on as solo travellers or as friends!
Richard take on his biggest tour to date!
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.
Ex-Rugby star takes a tour!
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 year
Things to do in Mid Wales with your dog - Welsh Overland Safari
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.
On the seventh day of Christmas
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.
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 Europe