Find us in the Heart of Wales

Rhayader is the perfect base for all to explore our Walking, Water, Wildlife and so much more. We're in the Centre of Wales, the first town on the River Wye on the edge of the Cambrian Mountains. Getting here is simple, situated on a natural crossroads; by road you'll be with us sooner than you think:

  • Birmingham to Rhayader: 2hrs
  • Manchester to Rhayader: 3hrs
  • London to Rhayader: 4hrs

Walking & Cycling Guides

Click here for information on where to walk and cycle. Download local walks with maps and directions including long distance trails that pass by Rhayader. We're also a great place for cycling, there are seven roads which lead from Rhayader giving you a different route for each day of the week. 

Illustrated Map of Rhayader

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Rhayader Map

Google Map

Getting about

Rhayader is well served by public transport. You may find these links helpful in planning your trip;

Traveline Cymru

Powys Public Transport Map