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As seen on BBC Countryfile! Adventures, activities and experience days within small groups in the Brecon Beacons National Park. Activities include personal guided tours, Sheep Trekking where you walk with a sheep(!), Shearing, Dinky Donkey Walking...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Brecon Beacons National Park LD3 7DG, Wales
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+44 1874 749092
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the kind of experience that makes genuinely magical memories for children. I took my daughter on a weeklong trip to London and Wales for her 10th birthday — and this unusual outing was her favorite activity out of everything we did! She was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Julia B, Owner at Good Day Out, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

What a lovely review Martha, and love the pictures too! Hoping you have a fantastic Christmas. Kind regards Julia Good Day Out

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I originally booked the piggy walk 'pig-nic' for my boyfriend and myself, as we are both huge animal lovers and are especially fond of pigs! Unfortunately one of the piggies wasn't well and the owners did not want to risk over-exciting her, so we were...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Julia B, Owner at Good Day Out, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Oh wow - what a lovely review. Thank you so much for having taken the time to write this. We hope to offer the best experiences possible and are so pleased you enjoyed your time out with the Dinkies. Really look forward to welcoming you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the best time taking lovely Goose and Maverick, the 2 unbelievably adorable Mediterranean donkeys, on a dinky donkey walk. Julia, the host, was so lovely and is clearly in the right job (of which I am jealous!). The location and scenery on the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Julia B, Owner at Good Day Out, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Gawd bless you Sarah, what a lovely review. Sincerely hope to see you again soon and am sure the Dinkies will love it too! Kind regards Julia Good Day Out

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Brilliant, really relaxed a nice day out with Maverick and Goose (the dinky donkeys). We originally booked for another day but had to cancel last minute. Julia was very accomodating and helpful in re-booking us and very quick to respond. They clearly care about their...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Julia B, Owner at Good Day Out, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks Chris - pleased you got there in the end and hope you enjoyed the rest of your stay in the Brecon Beacons Kind regards Julia Good Day Out

Reviewed 7 November 2018

An unusual opportunity to enjoy being with pigs. Simple, pleasant fun. Thoroughly enjoyed it even though it was freezing. Did everything we wanted and everything it said. Thankyou. The tea to finish was a nice ending but was also outside , which on any other...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Julia B, Owner at Good Day Out, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2018

Thanks Ken, sorry we can't control the weather but hope to see you again in the Brecon Beacons, maybe a warmer time of year! Kind regards Julia Good Day Out

Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Booked a donkey walk during half term. Very easy to book and had really helpful instructions from the organiser beforehand. This included comprehensive directions, which proved very handy in finding the farm! We were met by Julia who introduced us to the donkeys, and the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Julia B, Owner at Good Day Out, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2018

Thanks Dan, it was a fun morning with you and the boys and I think the shorter walk and some fun interaction with the dinkies worked really well given your children's ages. So pleased you all enjoyed it and hope they will remember Maverick &...More

Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

We couldn’t recommend the experience enough, we loved meeting these bossy girls! It’s a fairly short walk distance wise so you don’t have to be a keen walker and you walk at the pigs pace so have plenty of time to interact with them and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Julia B, Owner at Good Day Out, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2018

Thanks Chloe for taking the time to write a lovely review. Hope to entice you back again soon! Kind regards Julia Good Day Out

Reviewed 8 October 2018

We booked the Piggy Walking for 4 people on what turned out to be a very wet weekend, but even the weather couldn't dampen our spirits once we met the girls. Absolutely fantastic experience, one of the best things we've ever done. The 4 piggies...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Julia B, Owner at Good Day Out, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2018

A bit like the Four Stooges at times ..... so pleased you enjoyed meeting the piggies and hope to see you on another Good Day Out soon! Kind regards Julia

Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

My girlfriend and I went there, when we were arrived we were warmly greeted and were able to groom the donkeys. There was also a colt we managed to see too. The donkeys had great personalities and were well behaved. The walk wasn't difficult and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Julia B, Owner at Good Day Out, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Can't think of any nicer words to read on a Sunday afternoon - You're welcome back any time! Best wishes Julia Good Day Out

Reviewed 2 October 2018

I booked for my fiancé and I to do the Dinkey Donkey and Pig Walking activities for her 30th birthday and she was thrilled! She's mad on pigs, so that was the big highlight for her (she has a picture of one of the piggies...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Julia B, Owner at Good Day Out, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Thanks Alex, was lovely to meet you both and really glad you enjoyed interacting with both the Piggies and the Dinkies on their walks. Hope to entice you back this way again soon! Kind regards Julia Good Day Out

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Emily S
30 September 2017|
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Response from Julia B | Property representative |
Hi Emily, sorry, only just saw this! What were you trying to purchase as I'm afraid none of our experiences are free. It is possible there weren't enough available places so it wouldn't let you purchase. Kind regards Julia... More
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Lox1122
11 April 2017|
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Response from Julia B | Property representative |
Sorry, looks like my reply yesterday disappeared! The Piggy Walks aren't too near any public transport, but there is a fairly regular service to Libanus,about 5 miles south of Brecon, The walks are at Heol Senni, which is... More
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