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Land of Legends: Preseli Hills

Enjoy the sense of freedom and the vast views from the heights of the Preseli Hills, which narrowly escaped becoming a permanent military training ground.​

Preseli Hills
The Preseli Hills.

Culhwch and Olwen
The story of a brave warrior’s quest for his beautiful bride on the wild and rugged Preseli Hills.

🔊  Culhwch and Olwen (Twrch Trwyth) (click link to download audio file).
📖  Culhwch and Olwen (Twrch Trwyth) (click link to download story PDF).

You can see a sculpture of the Twrch Trwyth in the grounds of Oriel y Parc Visitor Centre in St Davids.


The Battle in the Sky
A story of strange happenings in the sky on the western edges of the Preseli Hills.
🔊 Battle in the Sky (click link to download audio file).
📖 Battle in the Sky (click link to download story PDF).


A poem by Waldo Williams
🔊 Preseli by Waldo Williams (click link to download audio file).
📖 Preseli by Waldo Williams (click link to download poem PDF).


Walk in the legendary landscape:​
 🚶 Foel Dyrch (click link to download walk PDF).
 🚶 Foel Eryr (click link to download walk PDF).
 🚶 Mynydd Preseli (click link to download walk PDF).
 🚶 The Golden Road (click link to download walk PDF).