Folly Farm is much more than a farm.
There is a zoo with exotic animals including the only giraffes in Wales.
The Jolly Barn in an indoor area where you can see farm animals and help to bottle feed the young.
Europe's largest indoor vintage fairground is located at Folly Farm. You can buy tokens to spend on traditional fairground rides like the carousel, waltzer, cake walk, ghost train and dodgems.
There are indoor and outdoor adventure play areas, pedal tractors, diggers and racing cars and also a country park with nature trail.
(01834 812 731) – Begelly, Kilgetty, SA68 0XA www.folly-farm.co.uk
Clerkenhill Adventure Farm and Frizbee Golf Course
The park includes an adventure trail with numerous play areas and sights along the way.
There is also an 18 basket frisbee golf course over 10 acres of valley adjoining the adventure farm. Closed in the winter
(01437 751 227) – Slebech, Haverfordwest, SA62 4PE.
Manor House Wildlife Park
As featured on the BBC series ‘Wild Welsh Zoo’ with Anna Ryder Richardson. Walk through areas where wallabies and lemurs can come right up to you or follow the wildlife trail.
Below are two short videos of the wildlife park, one at Christmas and one in the Spring, by kind permission of Paul of Manorbier. Reduced opening in the winter (mainly weekends)
(01646 651 201) – St Florence, Tenby, SA67 8DD.
The Dragon Reptiles Experience
An exhibition of reptiles, insects, fish and amphibians (01646 685 363) – St Govans Shopping Centre, Pembroke Dock, SA72 6AG
Private falconry experiences for individuals, families and groups of all ages (07833 921 421 or 01437 563321) – at Picton Castle, Blackpool Mill and Clerkenhill Adventure Farm
There are excellent rock pools at Manorbier Beach and Freshwater West when the tide is out. Crabs, shrimps, fish and sea anemones can all be found if you look carefully.