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Teifi Marsh is without doubt one of the best wetland reserves in Wales. Enjoy a close encounter with the resident wildlife including the Water Buffalo.

It's also home to the Welsh Wildlife Centre, a stunning building with excellent facilities for nature lovers.

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Teifi Marshes - Visitor Guide

Address:

Welsh Wildlife Centre, Teifi Marshes, Cilgerran, Cardigan, Wales.

Postcode SA43 2TB
Telephone:01239 621600
e-mail

wwc@welshwildlife.org

Location map:Mulitmap of Cardigan and Teifi area
Grid reference:Grid reference: SN195427
Key attractions:Welsh Wildlife Centre. Water Buffalo. Dragonflies.
Essential kit:Walking shoes. Binoculars for bird watching.
Nature watching:

Wild walks - follow the trails that criss-cross the reserve. On your walk, look for Otters, and Water Voles.

 

The Otter Trail - takes about 90 minutes. There are six hides along the route.

 

Two woodland walks - look out for Redstarts and Pied Flycatchers.

 

Kingfishers - try the Kingfisher hide but expect to be wait so be patient.

 

Dragonflies - close to water courses.

 

Water Buffalo - near to water areas.

Facilities:

The Welsh Wildlife Centre - cafe and visitor centre.

 

The Treetop Hide gives a good view of the whole area.

Access:

Disabled access: Many of the footpaths are access friendly for wheelchairs.

Getting there:

Teifi Marshes is located near Cilgerran close to Cardigan in Wales.

Opening times:

The Welsh Wildlife Centre on Teifi Marsh is open throughout the year from 10.30am-5.00pm daily.

 

Reserve - open daily.

Charges:

The Welsh Wildlife Centre - free. Parking charge.

        
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