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Very picturesque

Nice stroll along the towpath very relaxing watching the barges go by. Generous ice creams at the... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2018
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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Day out in Brecon.

Lovely place to have a walk along the canal and enjoy the sites and the weather. i could of done a... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2018
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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Canal Wharf, Brecon Beacons National Park, Brecon LD3 7EW, Wales
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Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Nice stroll along the towpath very relaxing watching the barges go by. Generous ice creams at the local care in the basin, just the job in the heatwave.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Piratepete5
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Lovely place to have a walk along the canal and enjoy the sites and the weather. i could of done a trip along the canal in the boat but is was fully booked. nice and relaxing day out. recommended if you looking for some quite...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank vicnix10
Reviewed 29 June 2018

Had the pleasure of visiting this attraction in Brecon whilst passing through and what a pleasure it was. With a drink from The Waterside Bar and three gents playing guitar and what looked like a cricket bat with strings (cello) it was idyllic. Tour boats...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank breakychef
Reviewed 24 May 2018

We went one afternoon on a canal trip with Dragonfly cruises situated in Brecon. The trip was well organised with commentary. If wished you could book a cream tea with sandwiches and cakes. We did not know this but it looked very tempting. It was...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank gloria j
Reviewed 18 November 2017

Starting at the Canal basin at Brecon, where there's a car park and a tea room, you can walk exactly two miles to the first lock. The walk is along well maintained paths, with ever changing landscapes. Well worth going out. The tea room at...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Andy G
Reviewed 9 July 2017

If you're in Brecon town and have a bit of time it's worth visiting the canal basin and have a walk along the tow path (or cycle along it or the Taff Trail that runs parallel) . Pop into the cafe at the Theatr that...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Linda_Laleston
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Visited with our 9 yr old grandson on a lovely sunny Saturday afternoon, is an area of Brecon which we`d never ventured too before (but will definitely return) and maybe catch a trip on the canal boat ? We walked along the towpath from the...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank welshone03
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

As part of an outing with a couple of pensioners and my family, the quest is to do things we'd never done before. Sunday weather was pretty good so we went off to Brecon for lunch and a boat trip with Dragonfly boats - me...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank daiwig
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

My brother owns a canal boat and this was my first time on one. Very enjoyable and relaxing. The weather could have been better but it was very scenic and I would recommend to anyone.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Scotsguy78
Reviewed 13 March 2017

My husband and my self visited the Brecon Basin Canals last weekend, it was a lovely day just right for a small walk, but due to the fact that once you go past the 1st bridge there was no seating to be found so our...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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30 March 2015|
Response from Rich P | Reviewed this property |
Hi, You've e-mailed the wrong person, sorry, I just went on the trip on the canal, I don't organise anything myself.