top 5 things to do in Presteigne on your cycling holiday

July 13, 2018

Presteigne is situated just inside the border of Wales.  Cross the bridge over the River Lugg at the bottom on the town and you are in Wales.  Its a lovely little border town with a strong arts and cultural scene.  Take time to wander round the historic town & the church grounds.  Here are some the top things to do during your stay 


You stay in Presteigne on the following bike tours: Welsh Border cycle tour, Cycling and Canoeing holidays and  all our Wales cycling holidays


Here are the things not to miss:


Visit Bryans Ground garden, Beautifully laid out gardens "rooms" with great planting around an Edwardian Arts and crafts house.  Open during the summer months on sundays & mondays afternoons. Tea and cake  available



Cafes and bistros and quirky shops in Presteigne high Street and don't miss a trip to The Workhouse cafe in the industrial estate!




The Judges Lodging museum gives you a chance to experience how both judges and the felons lived & worked, not to be missed.  Open everyday except Mondays



 Culture & Music- check out Broadsheep which lists music events around town.  and there is an annual classical music festival over the August Bank holiday weekend.  And of course browse in the shops of the local crafts people & artists.  Also visit Sidney Nolan's gallery  & studio, just outside Presteigne.



The Church -  outstanding tapestry in the grand church of St Andrews.



Have a great time










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