The Spectacular Elan Valley

70 square miles of dams, reservoirs and rugged Welsh landscapes.

There’s plenty to see and do in the Elan Valley. By day, explore this special landscape by bike, car or on foot. When the sun sets and the night falls, look up and marvel at the star-studded skies.

Come and explore this magical place, nestled in the heart of the Cambrian Mountains of Mid Wales.

Map of Elan Valley Estate

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Visitor Centre

Opening Hours: 10am – 4pm Mondays-Sundays, November to March.

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  • Perseid Meteor Shower Watch

    Perseid Meteor Shower Watch

    Would you like the opportunity to see the most spectacular meteor shower event of the year? Join the Elan Valley Dark Sky Team on 12th August where you will…


Dark Skies

In 2015, the Elan Valley Estate achieved International Dark Sky Park status.

Find out more about how you can enjoy our pristine, dark skies…

Follow along

We would love all of our visitors to share their experiences and photos of the dark skies. Share your images with us on instagram using the hashtag #ElanValley