Things To Do In Carmarthenshire & Kidwelly
Carmarthenshire in West Wales is rich in places to discover, from historic castles & forts scattered throughout the Carmarthenshire countryside, to the idyllic gardens waiting to be explored. With outdoors at the heart of things to do in Carmarthenshire, you'll find excitement and adventure not too far away. Whether you want to tackle the mountain bike trails of Brechfa Forest, or the relaxing Millennium coastal path and cycle way in Pembrey, there's always a great choice at hand. Here are just some of the things to do in Carmarthenshire and in Kidwelly.
Visit Carmarthenshire' Castles, Gardens, Beaches & Outdoor Adventure Centres
The stunning remains of this towering 12th Century castle. Overlooking the river Gwedraeth, the pride of Kidwelly is well worth a visit.
Pembrey Race Circuit
We're an ideal base for days at the home of Welsh motorsport.
Pembrey Country Park
202 hectares of beautiful parkland and some of the best beaches in the UK, a must see!
Kidwelly Industrial Museum
A fascinating and unique journey through the history of industry in Kidwelly.
Ffos Las Racecourse
Ffos Las brings top class racing back to West Wales for the first time since 1937.
Carmarthenshire boasts a range of quality golf courses, many of which are less than 10 miles from us.
National Botanical Gardens
Spend a day walking through the vibrant flora of the Botanical Gardens and the wonders of the glass dome house.
Parc y Scarlets
Home to leading Welsh football and rugby clubs, the Parc Y Scarlets also hosts live music concerts, so its worth checking whats on.
Castles In Carmarthenshire, Wales
You can find leaflets for many of the Carmarthenshire Castles in the lounge area.
Kidwelly - 600 yards
Carmarthen - 10 miles
Dryslwyn - 15 miles
Llansteffan - 20 miles
Dinefwr - 20 miles
Laugharne - 26 miles
Carreg Cennan - 28 miles
Other Castles in South Wales include;
Cardiff Castle - 65 miles
Castle Coch - 60 miles
Kidwelly Places of Interest
St Mary's Church (free) - 300 yards
Kidwelly quay and remains of the canal (free) - 1 miles
Seaside Towns & Beaches
Mumbles - 25 miles
Saundersfoot - 29 miles
Tenby - 35 miles
New Quay - 40 miles
Porthcawl - 42 miles
Aberaeron - 43 miles
Aberystwyth - 60 miles
Other Attractions Across South Wales
Wetland and Wild Fowl Trust (charge) - 13 miles
Gwili Steam Railway (charges for rides) - 13 miles
Carmarthen County Museum in Abergili (free) - 13 miles
Aberglasney Gardens (charge) - 15 miles
Laugharne (Home to Dylan Thomas - charge) - 26 miles
Pendine sands and museum of speed (free) - 33 miles
Llyn Brianne Reservoir & Dam (free) - 35 miles
Black Mountains - 35 miles
The Gower peninsula and Heritage Centre - 15 to 25 miles
Swansea City Centre - 23 miles
Swansea National Waterfront - 25 miles
Aberdulais Falls - 33 miles
Cenarth Falls - 35 miles
Oakwood Theme Park - 40 miles
The Blue Lagoon Water Park - 40 miles
Designer Outlet (Junction 36 M4) - 45 miles
St Davids Cathedral - 52 miles
Cardiff airport - 60 miles
Cardiff City Centre - 65 miles
Ferries & Transport
Swansea Ferry Terminal - 25 miles
Pembroke Dock Ferry Terminal - 40 miles
Fishguard Ferry Terminal - 55 miles