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Stargazing in Brecon Beacons Dark Sky Reserve

The Brecon Beacons National Park became an International Dark Sky Reserve in 2012. This accreditation is a testament to the quality of the region’s dark skies. A number of Dark Sky Discovery Sites make stargazing readily accessible. The Milky Way is easily seen crossing the skies on moonless nights. Local accommodation providers offer plenty of “stay-and-gaze” options. The scenic landscapes make for amazing astrophotography opportunities. Go stargazing in Brecon Beacons Dark Sky Reserve and see our Universe as it is meant to be seen!

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Stargazing events in Brecon Beacons Dark Sky Reserve


Stargazing locations in Brecon Beacons Dark Sky Reserve

  • Sugar Loaf Mountain

    Sugar Loaf Mountain, Abergavenny, Gwent, NP7

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Stargazing accommodation in Brecon Beacons Dark Sky Reserve

  • Crickhowell Railway Carriage

    Forest Coal Pit, Abergavenny, Gwent, NP7 7LL

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  • Pengenffordd Barn – Brecon

    Upper Trewalkin Farm, Talgarth, Powys, LD3 0HA

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Riverside Retreat Veterans Camp

    Cwmsawdde Farm, Llanddeusant, Dyfed, SA19 9UP

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Talgarth Shepherd Hut

    Talgarth, Brecon, Powys, LD3

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