The beautiful and timeless town of Laugharne has a castle, a lovely estuary walk and is of course where Dylan Thomas created many of his most famous works
Thrills and spills on the various mountain bike trails of Brechfa, it is a gorgeous walking area too with rivers and hills, forests and wildlife. The mountain bike trails are highly recommended by enthusiasts, and they start only 15 minutes down the road.
There are two great pubs in the two villages at the start of the trails, Brechfa and Abergorlech.
There is also the fascinating Forest Garden area which can be walked up into.
If you have children there is also a Forest School happening monthly check out the Keepers Forest Facebook page for more information,
Down the road Llandeilo is full of independent shops, cafes, a Gin Haus, a chocolatier, beautiful buildings, a castle, stunning woods and parkland, great for local people and visitors.
Walk around the Wildlife Trust reserve of Dinefwr Castle Woods, or through the National Trust Grounds of Dinefwr
A bustly lively local town.
Talley Lakes is managed by the local Wildlife Trust this little gem of a nature reserve are two lakes situated by the pretty village of Talley.
The ancient abbey is stunning and there are lovely walks from the abbey.
The local pub in Cwmdu is open at various times but check before you go! It also hosts a vibrant shop run by local volunteers.
The spectacular glasshouse at the Botanic Gardens Wales makes this a brilliant all weather day out. Full of beautiful plants even in the depths of winter this is an easy way to entertain young and old.
Beyond the glasshouse there is also the butterfly and orchid house, nature reserve, walled garden and acres to explore. There are cafes around the site and there is nearly always something happening.