Although Powys is the largest county in Wales (at 5,179 km²) the mountainous terrain makes some travelling (mostly from North to South), especially in caravans and motorhomes difficult. Having said this, the area is inundated with caravan sites – there are 73 registered sites to choose, with a wide range of amenities to meet every caravan and campers demand. The area is full of historic sites, beautiful countryside, tasty food and friendly locals. What more can you expect on a caravanning or camping holiday? Powys County is traditionally an agricultural centre and has the largest sheep market in Europe for those of caravanners looking to take home a souvenir.
With towns on the Welsh border the county has a healthy balance of English and Welsh history, Welshpool for example is on the River Severn and is a bustling market town, with shops and cafes aplenty surrounded by the regions rolling hills.
Visit some of the areas official attractions such as The Judges Lodgings, The Old Bell Museum, Aberedw Castle and Castell Du. Alternatively the Offa's Dyke, a linear earthwork that has a visitor's and is some of the best remains of the earthworks can been seen just a few minutes away from the centre.