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Steam & Cruise in the Heart of Wales

Steam & Cruise in the Heart of Wales

On this NEW holiday we feature three superb scebic days out taking in some of the best scenery Wales has to offer. We also include a narrow gauge railway ride, a cruise on the Brecon Canal as well as the National Cycle Museum.

Holiday Highlights


• Visit to the Elan Valley

• Free time in Llandrindrod Wells

• Visit to National Cycle Museum

• Day trip to Aberystwyth

• Brecon Beacons scenery

Day One

We depart and make our way to Llandrindod Wells and our hotel for the next 4 nights with dinner, bed and breakfast.

During your stay

• Visit to the Elan Valley and the
Dams Visitor Centre for a short
• Free time in Llandrindod Wells.
• We visit the National Cycle Museum
in Llandrindod Wells, journey
through the history and see bicycles
from 1818, such as the Hobby
Horse, Boneshakers and Penny
Farthings, up to the most modern
Carbon Fibre machines of today.
• Full day excursion to Aberystwyth
and the Vale of Rheidol Railway
along the former Great Western
line to Devil’s Bridge – this was
the last route to operate steam
trains for British Rail before private
ownership in 1989.
• Journey through the beautiful
scenery of the Brecon Beacons
National Park, with free time to
explore medieval Brecon and a
relaxing cruise on the historical
Monmouthshire & Brecon Canal.

Day Five

After breakfast we depart for home.

Your Hotel


The Metropole Hotel is located

in the centre of the historic spa

town of Llandrindod Wells, in the

beautiful ‘Heart of Wales’ and

facilities include indoor swimming

pool, sauna, steam room,

whirlpool and gym. All bedrooms

are en suite and have television,

telephone, hairdryer and tea/

coffee making facilities.

The hotel has a lift.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address Contact Details
Bath Bath
Odd Down Park and Ride Coach Park
Bridgwater Bridgwater Mount Street Bus Stop
Rear of Angel Place Shopping centre
Chippenham Chippenham The Bridge
Outside Rivo Lounge or Megabet.
Cirencester Cirencester Little Chef/Burger King
Hare Bushes Services, A429 Burford Road, GL7 5DS
Clevedon Clevedon
Miles Morgan Travel Agency, Triangle Bus Stop
Exeter Services Exeter Services - M5 - Pickups from here may be
fed to Gordano Services M5-J19 to meet coach
Frome Frome
Market Place
Gloucester Gloucester outside the British Heart Foundation
Shop, Northgate Street, Gloucester, GL1 1SL
Gloucester Sainsburys Gloucester Sainsburys Layby, Barnett Way, Barnwood
GL4 3RT South East bound Bus Stop
Gordano Gordano M5 Services CAR PARK
Highbridge Highbridge, Church Street Bus Stop
Near to Church
Ivybridge Ivybridge Leisure Centre Car Park - Pickups may be
fed to Gordano Services M5-J19 to meet coach
Junction 27 M5 J27 M5 - Burger King/ Travelodge
Pick ups maybe fed to Gordano Services
M5 Junction 13 M5 Junction 13, Starbucks Formerly Little Chef
Melksham Melksham
Town Hall.
Michael Wood Services Michael Wood Services - Outward - Northbound side
Return - Southbound side
Midsomer Norton Midsomer Norton
Town Hall
Minehead Minehead Railway Station
Newton Abbot Newton Abbot Railway Station Lay By
Pickups may be fed to Gordano Services M5-J19
Plymouth Plymouth Railway Station SE Bound Bus Stop
Pennycomequick Hill/ Saltash Road
Shepton Mallet Shepton Mallet Station Road Car Park
Bus Stop near Monument
Somerton Somerton The Cross - Pickups from here may be
fed to Gordano Services M5-J19 to meet coach
Street Street
Bayliss Centre
Stroud Stroud
Merrywalks Bus Station
Taunton Herons Taunton - Hankeridge Farm Bus Stop,
Herons Gate by Halfords Superstore.
Thornbury Thornbury
Aldi Lay-by
Torquay Torquay Coach Station
Trowbridge Trowbridge
Town Hall
Wells Wells
Princes Road Car Park
Westbury Westbury
Haynes Road bus stop
Weston-super-Mare Weston-super-Mare
Locking Road Car Park
Yeovil Yeovil Bus Station - Pickups may be
fed to Gordano Services M5-J19 to meet coach
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