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Great day out walking with piggies

We booked this as a celebration of Teresa's birthday. She's always liked pigs and loved meeting... read more

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The BEST Day Out

Our family of four took a walk with Maverick and Goose in the breath taking landscape of the Brecon... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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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, Sheepdog and Sheep morning...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 yesterday via mobile

A lovely warm welcome from our hosts - lots of cleaning out and feeding to do. If that’s not good for you, try minding the hedgehogs on the lawn. Surprising how quickly they run - especially when running from you!!!!

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Reviewed yesterday

We booked this as a celebration of Teresa's birthday. She's always liked pigs and loved meeting Babz, Hazel, Holly and Willow. We had our children and grandchildren with us (youngest being 5 years old) and we all thought it was brilliant. The pigs were really...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Our family of four took a walk with Maverick and Goose in the breath taking landscape of the Brecon Beacons and had a wonderful, peaceful and playful time. Julia was kind and generous. The kids loved grooming the donkeys and we all enjoyed getting to...More

Thank Adrienne K
Julia B, Owner at Good Day Out, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Adrienne, you failed to also say that you travelled half way round the world to meet the little guys!! Lovely to spend time with you and hope to see you again another year. Kind regards Julia Good Day Out

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Brilliant. Both my children loved the experience of meeting pigs up close and learnt a lot about them. Great host too.

Thank squisher
Julia B, Owner at Good Day Out, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

That's fab & thanks for taking the time to post your review. Kind regards Julia Good Day Out

Reviewed 3 days ago

My family and I thoroughly enjoyed meandering through the farm field and meadows with our Jacob sheep. We felt like we’d had a good walk and earned our tea break in the barn approx halfway through. Nicola, the host, was lovely, and we experienced lovely...More

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Julia B, Owner at Good Day Out, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks for taking the time to review & glad you had a good time even if the sheep trumped the pigs for you! Hope to achieve a 5* if you ever come for a Dinky Donkey Picnic! Kind regards Julia Good Day Out

Reviewed 6 days ago

My partner and I thoroughly enjoyed the experience of piggie walking. The host was lovely and very knowledgeable of the animals and local area. We walked the pigs around the countryside and through a stream, then had delicious tea and cake whilst watching the pigs...More

Thank Sam C
Julia B, Owner at Good Day Out, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for taking the time to review - always lovely to hear that people have had a good time with the friendly little piggies! Kind regards Julia Good Day Out

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an absolutely wonderful not to be missed experience. We spent 4 days in Wales and this was a highlight. Julia is a wonderful host/guide and the scenery is spectacular. The mini Donkeys (Maverick and Goose) are adorable, excitable and fantastic walking companions. Walking...More

Thank DDKU
Julia B, Owner at Good Day Out, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Gawd bless you for this lovely review. So pleased to have met you and hope to entice you back to the Brecon Beacons soon! Very best regards Julia Good Day Out

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This trip was a birthday present from my husband and it was a great choice! We were the only people there Saturday morning and Paul and his wife looked after us really well. The sheep were lovely and it was a difficult choice to pick...More

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Julia B, Owner at Good Day Out, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Sarah, Thanks so much for your kind review - so pleased you had a good time! Good luck with your Christmas pressie.......& hope to see you next year. Kind regards Julia Good Day Out

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited as a family of 8 consisting 4 adults and 4 teens. There were some mixed feeling within the group before hand, bit all agreed that they enjoyed the experience afterwards Julia introduced to Maverick and Goose, two miniature medeterean Donkeys who's characters were much...More

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Julia B, Owner at Good Day Out, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks David, hope it was as exciting as the go-karting you went to afterwards!!! I know we had our moments on the walk. Best wishes to all your family & look forward to seeing you again at some stage. Kind regards Julia Good Day Out

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great afternoon shearing sheep (technically they were lambs in fact) on the farm arranged by Julia at Good Day Out. Paul and Nicola on the farm were so kind and helpful also. For a group of 16 mid-30s city-dwellers this was one...More

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Julia B, Owner at Good Day Out, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for taking the time to review, Peter. It was certainly the first shearing experience we have arranged for such a large group, and very pleased you all had a good time and learnt a new useful skill! 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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