We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
TripAdvisor
Machynlleth
Post
Inbox
Search

Ynys Hir Wildlife Reserve

Features Animals
Open Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
All photos (26)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Certificate of Excellence
Open Now
Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Contact
Eglwysfach, Machynlleth, Wales
Website
+44 1654 700222
Call
Improve This Listing
193Reviews1Q&A
Traveler rating
  • 136
  • 43
  • 9
  • 3
  • 2
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Selected filters
  • Filter
  • English
Popular mentions
Really would love to give this place 5 stars. The scenery was amazing. The accessibility was awful! I can walk a little way on crutches but use a wheelchair for any distance. The paths were not wheelchair friendly. Despite the beautiful scenery I could only get to one hide. I
Read more
It was back in the 1980s when we first visited Ynys Hir and then we saw for the very first time greenshank and red kite in the area. Before we set off to explore this very large reserve again we found the staff at the entrance friendly and helpful. After previous weeks of rain
Read more
+1
Visited for first time. The staff were knowledgeable and welcoming. The routes are very well signposted and paths kept clear. The different habitats are interesting as is the information provided about them. It was quite quiet on the bird front due to the heat, time of day and
Read more
We decided to pay a return visit to Ynys Hir before going home from a short break in Mid Wales. I quickly found out how much of the reserve we hadn't explored on earlier visits. It would be quite easy to spend all day here but we just did the Wetland trail and the walk back
Read more
A great variety of species spotted, including grasshopper warbler, pied flycatcher, harlequin duck and a weasel (after it caught a vole). Spent a few hours here wandering around all the pathways. Well worth a visit.
Read more
Previous
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 4 nearby hotels
Ynyshir Restaurant and Rooms
373 reviews
.13 miles away
Macdonald Plas Talgarth Resort
457 reviews
2.39 miles away
Penhelig Arms
864 reviews
3.83 miles away
White Lion Hotel
54 reviews
4.59 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 38 nearby restaurants
Glan yr Afon / Riverside
633 reviews
2.87 miles away
The Black Lion Inn
250 reviews
3.00 miles away
Sea Breeze
510 reviews
4.32 miles away
yBlac
60 reviews
4.60 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all nearby attractions
Dyfi Osprey Project
277 reviews
1.81 miles away
The Spa Plas Talgarth
61 reviews
2.41 miles away
Cefn Caer, Owain Glyndwr's Mediaeval Hall House
11 reviews
3.53 miles away
Aberdovey Golf Club
109 reviews
4.57 miles away