Tourism Railways in Carmarthenshire


Tourism Railways in Carmarthenshire - the Teifi Valley Railway and the Gwilli Railway!
Railways - in particular the Great Western Railway - played an important pard in the history of Carmarthenshire and there are two tourism railways in the county which give a reminder what it was like to travel by train in times gone past.

 


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Are you a railway enthusiast? You don't have to be one to enjoy a trip on an old steam train.

Carmarthenshire has two tourism railways which are being kept running by volunteers - the Gwili Railway at Bronwydd, a restored standard gauge steam line running through the Gwili Valley, and the Teifi Valley Railway at Henllan, a narrow gauge railway with steam and diesel locomotives.

Gwili Steam Railway

Bronwydd Arms
Carmarthen
SA33 6HT

Tel: 01267 238213

The Gwili Steam Railway is a living reminder of a Great Western Railway branch line set in the breathtaking Carmarthenshire hills. >>> more about the Gwili Railway

Teifi Valley Railway

Henllan Station
Henllan
Newcastle Emlyn
SA44 5TD

Tel: 01559 371077

The Teifi Valley Railway at Henllan near Newcastle Emlyn is a narrow gauge railway located in the picturesque Teifi Valley. >>> more about the Teifi Valley Railway


Other Attractions nearby:

When in the area, you should also visit the National Botanical Garden of Wales - one of the top 10 gardening attractions in the UK. Also in the area is the National Coracle Centre and the National Wool Museum.


Accommodation nearby:

If you are looking for cottage accommodation, try farmholidays-wales near Newcastle Emlyn.

For hotel accommodation, look at the Emlyn Arms Hotel in Newcastle Emlyn, The Ivy Bush Royal Hotel in Carmarthen, The Falcon Hotel in Carmarthen or the Boar's Head Hotel in Carmarthen.

For comfortable Bed and Breakfast Accommodation try Alltyfyrddin Farm near Carmarthen.

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