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Traws Cymru Tour of Wales


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The Brecon Beacons

Welcome to the Traws Cymru tour of Wales, a brand new classic car event showcasing some of the very best driving roads in the UK . Open to any car produced up to 1990, (concessions to younger cars at organisers discretion).

A 2 day non competitive tour of the Welsh countryside taking in the classic South Wales mountain climbs the glorious Brecon Beacons and the Gower Peninsular.

The event will be held over the weekend of 11/12th July 2015. Conveniently based at the Vale Resort Hotel, west of Cardiff and near M4 junction 34 for ease of access.



The format of the event will be as follows:

Fri/Sat – crews arrive at the start/finish location


Penderyn Distillery

Sat – Day 1 of the event: Depart from event HQ around 9 am for a days drive around SouthWales and the Brecon Beacons. Will include a visit to the Penderyn Whiskey Distillery and Buffet lunch. Return to event HQ late afternoon.  Saturday evening dinner at the Vale Resort.  Total distance is still to be finalised, we estimate between 120 to 160 miles

Sun – Day 2: Depart from the Vale Resort around 9 am following a route along the  South Wales coast and the Gower Peninsular. The tour will conclude at the National Botanical Gardens and a Buffet lunch will be provided.

Approximately 120 miles.



Accommodation suggestions

Vale Resort Hotel

The Vale Resort Hotel

(Event HQ & location of Saturdays evening meal)
The Vale Resort is a 4 star hotel with championship golf course and spa facilities. It is also the training base for the Welsh rugby and football teams.

We have secure rooms at special rates should you wish to stay overnight. Make your booking directly to the hotel by telephone, quoting Traws Cymru Classic Car Event, online bookings may not show discounted ratePrices for a double/twin room are £135 per night including breakfast. Please note this offer is only available until April 30th 2015.

Vale Resort Reservation Tel: 01443 667800

There are other places to stay close by to suit all budgets:
Miskin Manor, Premier Inn at Llantrisant or Pencoed, Travelodge Pencoed.

Total cost £395 for a car with two occupants.

To book your place please download the entry form by clicking the following link:

Please read through the terms and conditions before booking, then send your completed booking form and cheque to us at :
BreakAway Events, 25 Vale Reach, Pencoed, Bridgend, South Wales, CF35 6LG

Event regulations/booking terms and conditions – BreakAway Events Terms & Conditions

If you have any queries please contact the event organiser Mr Lou Lusardi on 07799 897996

What’s included.

  • Road book with full route instruction- Tulip style. Basic route instructions also provided for those who don’t wish to follow the road book.
  • Tour of the Penderyn Distillery.
  • Admission to the National Botanical Gardens of Wales.
  • Buffet lunch for 2 people on Sat & Sun
  • Saturday evening 3 course meal for 2 people.
  • Mechanical support on both days.

What’s not included.

  • Accommodation
  • Meals other than those identified
  • Any alcoholic drinks
  • Spare parts

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We have experience in organising and providing routes for car clubs both here in the UK and abroad. From our involvement with cycling events over the past 15 years we have know all of the best and most scenic drivers roads in Wales.





Details correct as of 12/11/14