1 Day In Powys

So you've got 24 hours in Powys! That's a great amount of time to visit - let's see what our expert guides would recommend.

What Should I Do With 24 Hours In Powys?

If you have 24 hours to spend in Powys, here are some suggestions on what to do:

  • Visit Powis Castle: This beautifully preserved castle has stunning gardens and a unique history. Plan to spend at least 2 hours here.
  • Explore the Brecon Beacons National Park: If you're an outdoor enthusiast, you won't want to miss this picturesque park. There are many hiking trails and scenic drives to explore, so plan to spend anywhere from 2-8 hours depending on how much you want to see.
  • Take a stroll through Hay-on-Wye: Known as the "Town of Books," this charming town is filled with independent bookstores and literary treasures. You can easily spend a few hours browsing here.
  • Visit the Llanidloes Market: This vibrant weekly market is held on Saturdays and is a great place to find local crafts, baked goods, and other goodies. Plan to spend 1-2 hours here.
  • Check out the Elan Valley: This stunning reservoir and surrounding countryside is a must-see for nature-lovers. Plan to spend at least 2-3 hours driving and exploring this area.

Of course, how you spend your time in Powys is up to you. These are just a few ideas to get you started. Have fun!

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