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Things To Do

Things to do near Llys-Yr-Onnen

With great links to local areas, there always something to do in Carmarthen. Whether it’s a relaxing break or an action packed holiday.


Carmarthen Golf Club is a stunning parkland course with amazing mountain views of Carmarthenshire, Cardiganshire and Powys countryside and scenic views of Carmarthen bay. Views that can only be described as breath-taking.


No less than 9 castles worth a visit with Carmarthen Castle just an arrowflight from the cottage! While many are remains of a once mighty stronghold these ruins offer a great day out for keen history buffs.

The British Bird of Prey Centre

Gwili Railway

Ferryside Beach

Carmarthen Market


Carmarthenshire is the cycling hub of Wales. Traffic-free cycling routes such as the Millennium Coastal Path, which runs to the Pembray Country Park. With 23 road cycling routes to choose from, there is plenty to challenge you in Carmarthenshire.

Dark Skies

Carmarthenshire has some of the darkest night skies in the UK, perfect for astronomers and stargazers. A designated Dark Sky Discovery Site, the National Botanic Garden of Wales is where you can enjoy a night with the stars at one of their star parties, listen to astrology experts and experience powerful telescopes.


Discover a beautiful country of great contrasts - varying landscapes, breath-taking mountains, vast golden beaches, green valleys and bustling market towns.