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South East Wales

Try bird spotting at Newport Wetlands, get wet in Waterfall Country, go mountain biking at Afan or Cwmcarn or enjoy a family day out at Garwnant Visitor Centre

Bluebells by path in woodland Coed y Cerrig National Nature Reserve, near Abergavenny

Small woodland big on variety with accessible boardwalk

Woman on walk Craig Cerrig Gleisiad a Fan Frynych National Nature Reserve, near Brecon

A wild and craggy place that’s home to some arctic survivors

Cyclists on Twrch Trail, Cwmcarn Cwmcarn Forest, near Newport

Walking trails and mountain biking in the heart of the valleys

Autumn view at Fforest Fawr Fforest Fawr, near Caerphilly

Gateway to Castell Coch, one of the most picturesque castles in Wales

Woman and child in play area Garwnant Visitor Centre, near Merthyr Tydfil

This beautiful woodland and visitor centre is the southern gateway to the Brecon Beacons.

view  at top of sand dunes Merthyr Mawr Warren National Nature Reserve, near Bridgend

Wildlife haven with the highest sand dune in Wales

Newport National Nature Reserve Newport Wetlands National Nature Reserve

Great birdwatching from hides and platforms

Ogof Ffynnon Ddu Ogof Ffynnon Ddu National Nature Reserve, near Ystradgynlais

Open moorland with spectacular views and an extensive cave system

View of Bridgend with the sign The Spirit of Llynfi Woodland on display Spirit of Llynfi Woodland, near Bridgend

Choose from a range of activities or just relax within a tranquil woodland setting

View of a waterfall at Pont Melin-fach, near Ystradfellte Waterfall Country Woodlands - Pont Melin-fach, near Ystradfellte

Small picnic site with a waterfall walk downstream

View point from the Duchess Ride ramble Wye Valley Woodlands - Beacon View, near Monmouth

Woodland walks with views to the Brecon Beacons

A woman walking down stone steps at Wyncliff Wood Wye Valley Woodlands - Lower Wyndcliff, near Chepstow

Gateway to the famous Eagles Nest lookout, one of the best viewpoints in the Wye Valley

View from Whitestone Wye Valley Woodlands - Whitestone, near Chepstow

Historic viewpoints overlooking the dramatic Wye gorge and river

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