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Walking tours

The guide

Richard Mitchley is a Welsh speaker with a knowledge and love of Welsh culture

that ranges from rugby to singing to strict-metre poetry. His family have lived

at Parc-y-gors since the 1950's.

Richard is a qualified Mountain Leader and a life-long amateur naturalist and

historian. He is also an inveterate croquet addict. He has walked all over Wales

and trekked in Nepal, India, New Zealand and Europe. In his spare time he

works as an actor and presenter.


Stay in our beautiful country house near Cardigan, with room for  up to 12 people, a homely atmosphere and delicious home-cooked food.

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Pembrokeshire Coast

• Brecon Beacons

Dragon Trails - Guided walking holidays in Wales

Dragon Trails offer guided walking holidays in two areas of Wales: the Pembrokeshire & Ceredigion Coast and the Brecon Beacons. We offer 7, 6 and 4 night breaks with full board and delicious home-cooked food in a rich variety of landscapes with a Welsh speaking guide. Local history, flora and wildlife a specialty. Holidays are for 6 to 12 guests in a relaxed house-party atmosphere. Singles, couples and groups all welcome.

Richard Mitchley sitting at the top of a cliff with the sea in the background dragon wind

Dragon Trails is accredited and inspected annually by visit wales

"The best holiday I've had in years"


"A truly remarkable holiday - thank you so much"



"Thank you so much for such a great introduction to this lovely part of the world"   (Sept '15)

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