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Welsh Overland Safari Tour

Very interesting story behind this as told by Richard while on the Welsh Overland Safari Tour of... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2018
Amanda D
Neath Port Talbot, United Kingdom
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Historical interest.

Brief Visit, the information tablets were good. It was raining so didn't get to spend a great deal... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Gillian L
Halifax, United Kingdom
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This stone monument stands close to the area where Llywelyn ap Gruffudd is thought to have died on 11th December 1282. Climb down the stairs to see the well, where tradition says Llywelyn's severed head was washed before being sent to Edward I at...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Cilmeri, Builth Wells LD2 3NU, Wales
+44 1982 552694
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Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

Very interesting story behind this as told by Richard while on the Welsh Overland Safari Tour of the full area! Very much recommended!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Amanda D
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Brief Visit, the information tablets were good. It was raining so didn't get to spend a great deal of time here.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Gillian L
Reviewed 4 July 2018

This grave is situated in Cilmery and if you walk behind it and down some steps you will come to a well, where they washed Prince Llywelyn's head before sending it off to London.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

The little terriers next door will be barking when you visit. You need good sturdy shoes as could be slippy. Steps to go down.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank U9776LEsusan
Reviewed 16 March 2018

Anyone who is Welsh or likes Welsh history will appreciate the importance of this site. Its not very large so will not take up much of your time to visit here.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Brecon_Man
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Near the Prince Inn is a layby by a grassed area. Here is a monument to the last Welsh Prince. Just behind this take steps and through gate to the well where legend has it he's dead body was washed. Llywelyn ap Gruffudd united all...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank travell_a_lot
Reviewed 7 September 2017

After speaking to the Landlord at The Prince Inn, he recommended we visit Llewelyn Monument, just a short distance away. There's a small layby alongside the Monument so parking is easy. We wandered across the grass and could not believe what we had stumbled on....More

Date of experience: September 2017
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