Our tours are Magical this winter
A Perfect Christmas Gift!
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!
Welsh Overland Safari feature in Wye Life Magazine
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!
Exploring the unfinished Dam at Elan Valley
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!
Competition Winners take the plunge on Waterfalls tour!
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!
Powys is Wales' ancient hill fort capital!
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.
Welsh Overland Safari wins Trip Advisor Award!
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.
Inside the Church of St Issui, Patricio
Welsh Overland Safari have been recognised with a 2017 Certificate of Excellence, based on the consistently great reviews on TripAdvisor, a worldwide travel review website.
The Lovers of Sgwd Gwladus
This remote and beautiful church, situated on the southern slopes of the Gader Range is part of our Eastern Beacons tour….
The church is named after St Issui, an early Celtic saint who is thought to have built a cell here. The site became a place of pilgrimage after he was murdered.
One Week, Two Groups of Canadians!
Continuing with featuring tales of Myths and Legends in this Welsh year of legends, we recall the tail of the lovers of Sgwd Gwladus.....
The tale hales from Waterfall Country in the Brecon Beacons National Park, and more specifically the River Pyddin at Pontneddfechan. There falls a water called Sgwd Gwladus named so after Gwladus, a beautiful maid said to be one of the twenty-four daughters of Brychan of Brycheiniog, a 5th century King.
The Lady of the Lake at Llyn Y Fan Fach
Canada is a country that covers 3.85 million square miles, with varying landscapes and climates. So we took pride this week when not one but TWO groups from the North American territory booked onto our very own Welsh Overland Safari tours!
n this Welsh year of the Legends we thought we'd run a feature on one of the most infamous legends of Mid Wales and the Brecon Beacons; The Lady of the Lake at Llyn Y Fan Fach.
Spring has Sprung!
We taken a number of groups and couples on tours already this Spring, here are a couple of examples to give you an example of what you can expect on a Welsh Overland Safari tour
Welsh Overland Safari meets Natural Mid Wales
Well folks the clocks have now gone forward, on the down side we had an hour less in bed last weekend, but on the plus side the nights have now got lighter and Spring is officially here!
Christmas Tour of the Brecon Beacons!
Earlier this week Welsh Overland Safari took members of Natural Mid Wales on a tour of Mid Wales and the Brecon Beacons. Natural Mid Wales is a group of likeminded tourism businesses with an interest in promoting and preserving the biodiversity and natural beauty of the local area
The Legend of Twrch Trwyth
We took the Abhijit family from Calcutta, India on an interesting tour between Christmas and New Year.As a we have a flexible pick up service and the family were staying in Cardiff, we agreed to pick them up from Neath railway station, and it was the perfect starting point for the tour.
We are runners up in the Activities category for the Brecon Beacons Tourism Awards 2016!
Twrch Trwyth is an enchanted wild boar in the Matter of Britain that King Arthur & his men pursued with the aid of Arthur's dog Cavall.
Looking for a unique present for a loved one with a passion for photography?
Welsh Overland Safari were finalists at this year's Brecon Beacons Tourism Awards, achieving the position alongside highly regarded businesses in the activities category.
We are finalists in the Brecon Beacons Tourism Awards!
We have teamed up with Pwllgwilym Cottages & Natural Wonders Photography to offer you or a loved one the chance to explore this enchanting area of Wales to take landscapes and wildlife images with your own private falconry display also included.
East Beacons Tour Coming Soon...
We are thrilled to have been nominated in the "Best Activity" category of the Brecon Beacons Tourism Awards.
We are delighted to announce that the East Beacons Tour will be added to our collection of unique Mid Wales Safari Tours in the coming months.