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Welsh Overland Safari

Cilmeri, Builth Wells LD2 3NY, Wales
+44 1982 552140
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A fantastically surprising day

This is a review from a trip in October - better late than never!! This review starts with an... read more

Reviewed 16 December 2017
ian582
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
A superb day out

What a fantastic day we had, starting with the history of Prince Llewellyn which was very... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2017
Ronaldo23
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Welsh Overland Safari is an independent travel company offering unique overland guided tours of some of the most beautiful, unspoilt landscapes in Europe, as well as rare natural habitats for wildlife. One of Wales's best kept secrets, the region has a rich and diverse history dating back to well before Roman times. Exploring the rugged mountains, lakes, waterfalls and forests of the area.
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Reviewed 16 December 2017

This is a review from a trip in October - better late than never!! This review starts with an apology - when my partner told me that we were going on a Welsh safari, my immediate thought was "but there are no rhinos in Mid-Wales?"....More

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Reviewed 17 October 2017

What a fantastic day we had, starting with the history of Prince Llewellyn which was very interesting, there were many more tales of times gone by and Richard kept us busy remembering dates and names which was great fun. We stopped off at the Brecon...More

1  Thank Ronaldo23
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Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Welsh overland safari - 6 ladies, 1 bus driver (Richard) all in the luxurious mini bus. We started off in Cilmery Village with Richard telling us great history Stories of Prince Llewelyn, the eviction of 54 family's off Eppynt hill and many many more interesting...More

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Reviewed 15 October 2017

If you are looking for an exhilarating challenge then Richard's Waterfall Safari is for you. Richard takes you on a beautiful route through the countryside to Ystradfellte. From there a steep walk down to the largest cave in Wales, followed by a good walk to...More

Thank Elizabeth C
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Reviewed 6 October 2017

This was an absolutely brilliant day out. My partner & I opted for the CWM GRAIG DDU ( BLACK ROCK) TO BRECON BEACONS tour which is a full days adventure, and we were lucky to be spoiled with a sunny day too! Richard was extremely...More

Thank ruprect69
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Reviewed 19 September 2017

From the moment Richard picked us up in his luxury van / minibus this 10 hour jaunt around mid wales was an amazing experience taking in the sights and sounds that we never knew where there. In between each destination he will tell you stories...More

Thank Graeme S
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

Richard Davies gave us a very good impression of the Welsh landscape. During 8 hours and 110 miles he told us a lot of stories and legends. We loved this trip very very much. Thanks Richard, you are a perfect entertainer and a safe driver....More

Thank wilma060362
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

We had a terrific safari day with Richard Davies covering the Brecon Beacons and other parts of mid Wales. Richard is extremely passionate about his subject keeping us well informed and entertained throughout the whole 8 hours of the trip. You are transported through stunning...More

Thank LesCreswell
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

An amazing, on-the-go tour with Richard Davies, visiting the historic sites off the beaten track, including an epic hill fort, still with its stone walls and huge burial cairn. We would thoroughly recommend Richard Davies' tour, his passion for the Brecon Beacons and local knowledge.

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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We had a fantastic Overland Safari trip with Richard. We stopped at many interesting places we would never have thought of visiting. Richard has a brilliant amount of local knowledge that he shared throughout the trip. We stopped for lunch at Y Talbot Hotel in...More

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