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Visit Our Attractions

Whether you wish to explore our rich culture and heritage or try out our world class activity centres, there are plenty of attractions to take in during your stay at Merthyr Tydfil.

Plan Your Trip

Visit Merthyr Tydfil and walk our famous valleys and hills, discover unique days out at Cyfarthfa Park & Castle, Redhouse or Theatre Soar or simply relax and sample some of the award winning food at our many restaurants and cafes. From the thrill seeker to the serial shopper - there's something for everyone in Merthyr Tydfil.

Find Somewhere to stay

Where would you like to lay your head to rest in Merthyr Tydfil? Wherever you choose to stay, you will enjoy our famous warm valleys welcome.

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Our Attractions

Visit Merthyr Interactive Map

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Merthyr Tydfil Gift Shop

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Places of Interest

Places of Interest

Find Somewhere to stay

There are many places to stay in Merthyr Tydfil, to suit various budgets and tastes.

Wake up to breathtaking views of the mountains with a swathe of green hillside outside your bedroom window in our range of guest houses, bunkhouse and self accommodation, which are perfectly situated for walking, cycling and exploring our beautiful valleys landscape.

Relax in luxury at our range of hotels. Choose from Manor houses, boutique hotels and country retreats!

Be in the heart of the action in town centre hotels and  B&Bs.

Perhaps you fancy something a little different. Why not camp out under the stars at one of our campsites?

Too much choice is always a good thing.


1,700,000

Visitors A Year

59

Places to Stay

23

Major Attractions

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Latest News

Treasuring our Trails - Taff Trail

Record numbers of residents seek solace in Merthyr Tydfil’s ‘treasured Trail’

Huge numbers of Merthyr Tydfil residents have taken solace in the open spaces of the Taff Trail during the pandemic, with a more than 90% increase i…

Cyfarthfa Plan will reveal world importance

 

Cyfarthfa Plan will reveal world importance
of crucible of industrial revolution
and work in harmony with nature

Plans to transform Merthyr Tydfil’s Cyfarthfa Castle into an international quality museum set in an expanded 100-hectare public park, cou…

UK’s Longest Beginner Mountain Bike Trail Opens in Wales

A stunning new five-kilometre-long beginners’ downhill mountain bike trail in the foothills of the Brecon Beacons welcomed riders on Friday, 13th November.

 Ideal for competent bike riders looking for excitement, BikePark Wales’ green Kermit trail de…