T’is the season to be jolly! So don’t let the thought of all that Christmas shopping get you down. Our Christmas Gift guide is here to help!
Are you looking for an unusual gift for a friend or loved one this Christmas? What about buying a Brecon Beacons experience, one which will provide lasting memories and something to look forward to doing post Christmas.
- Activity day with Adventure Britain
A Christmas gift voucher can be purchased from us in denominations of £25, £50 and £100. Alternatively you can buy a voucher for a specific activity such as canyoning. A single day canyoning costs £60 per person. Find out more here.
- Day out caving Climbing and Gorge Walking with Hawk Adventure
Hawk Adventures gift voucher service for our outdoor activities, adventures like Caving, Climbing and Gorge Walking can now be bought as a present.All the information customers need is on our new vouchers webpage here
- A day out with Welsh Overland Safari
Book an independent guide and tour with Welsh Overland Safari who offer unique overland guided tours in the unspoilt landscapes of the Brecon Beacons and surrounding area . One of Wales’s best kept secrets, the region has a rich and diverse history dating back to well before Roman times. Exploring the rugged mountains, lakes, waterfalls and forests of the area. All tours that can be adapted to suit your needs, that can include skipping parts out to spend longer at a particular point of interest. Book your tour here.
- Book a Good Day OutDays Out that Make a Difference, adventures helping good causes. Considering a gift? You can also buy a general voucher to spend later on any experience or product that Good Day Out has to offer. Find out more here.
- Learn how to hand spin and weave with All in a Spin.
Book a hand spinning and weaving courses on a working hill farm near Crickhowell, using fleece from their own flock. Find out more here.
- Millers Experience at Talgarth Mill
Buy a gift that gives someone the opportunity to step back in time and become a traditional miller learning to mill their own flour with our 200 year old water mill. Find out more here
- A voucher for afternoon tea or dinner at the Angel Hotel, Abergavenny
Treat someone to a wonderful experience at the AA Hotel of The Year, Wales 2016/17 with an Angel Hotel Christmas gift voucher – we have a large selection of vouchers available at reception or from our online shop here
- Family experience days and guided walks with the birds with Wings of Wales.
Fancy flying our owls in the Brecon Beacons National Park, Wings of Wales can offer you a flying session where you will take two of our owls into the countryside. You will experience silent flight, with birds flying to the your glove. You will be informed on their habitat, body structure and what our owls would hunt for in the wild. Find out more here
- Brecon Beacons Winter Workshops with Creative Photography Wales
Come on one of our Brecon Beacons Winter Workshops; a Day workshop on January 21st and a Night workshop on February 17th*. With both workshops we go to great locations for photography to practise technique and composition. Great for a Christmas present! More here.
- Vouchers for a show at Theatr Brycheiniog
If you’re looking to visit Theatr Brycheiniog and thinking of buying your tickets online,why not buy your tickets from the Theaters very own box office to receive a voucher for a show! Find out more about the shows and up to date news by visiting their website here.
Alongside books they also stock unusual gifts, especially for book lovers including a lovely range of Penguin based gifts, stationery and reading aids, toys and games, jigsaws, science kits and puppets! Find out more here.
- Peterstone Court Spa Day
Peterstone Court has lots of gift vouchers to choose from so you can treat a friend or loved one! You can even join them for a relaxed champagne afternoon tea, making the most of their breathtaking views. Find out more here.
- Black Mountain Smokery Hamper!
Black Mountains Smokery has a large selection of gourmet hampers that make brilliant food gifts for men or for those friends and family who, “Don’t need anything!” There is a smoked gourmet food hamper selection for every food lover of any age whatever the occasion! Full of beautiful food to enjoy this Christmas! Order yours here.
- The Hours Deli Hamper
Orders for their lovely festive hampers are being taken up to Wednesday December 20th and the last day for collection is Saturday December 23rd…prices start from £25. Find out more here.
- Hopes of Longtown
Hopes of Longtown is a general store with a difference located in the Herefordshire village of Longtown, a stone’s throw from the Welsh border between Hereford, Abergavenny and Hay-on-Wye. Combining a diverse range of speciality and regional produce with the practical facets of a convenience store, Hopes of Longtown exists to serve the outlying community along with hundreds of visitors to the area, while helping to sustain local economies. You are sure to find a gift there!
- Welsh Venison Centre and Farm Shop
The Beacons Farm Shop is open six days a week – it’s a handy place to can pop in to pick up venison for a casserole or quality pork, beef and lamb. The team of butchers on site are always on hand to prepare meat to suit your recipe requirements and the friendly shop staff are happy to advise you on how to cook your meat to perfection. The farm shop also stocks a wide range of gift items and beautiful homewares. They even sell their very own deer skin rugs and also sheep skins which come in an amazing variety of colours and patterns. The shop also sells items such as cheese, olives and fresh bread – everything you could want for a picnic, barbecue or delicious meal at your holiday cottage. While you’re at the shop you’ll also be tempted to stop for a cup of tea and some delicious cake.