National Wetlands Centre Wales

National Wetlands Centre Wales

Overview

Set in a 450 acre mosaic of lakes, pool and lagoons created on the scenic Burry Inlet, home hundreds of wild and resident species.

Open all week, Monday to Friday 9:30am - 5pm

Hostels nearby

National Wetlands Centre Wales

Llanelli, Shropshire, SA14 9SH

Map references

OS Grid Ref: SS532982

Lat/Lng: 51.749128, -4.102665

Contact information

Email: [email protected]

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Welsh laverbread and cockles sign

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School group kayaking

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Oxwich Castle with Oxwich Bay

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Cycling in Rhossili

Cycling in Rhossili

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Watersports in Rhossili

Watersports in Rhossili

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Running at YHA Rhossili

Running at YHA Rhossili

Rhossili Bay This wonderful run has a north and a south loop, including some of the area’s most stunning landmarks.

Tying a lace on a trainer

Running in Port Eynon

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