Rhondda Cyon Taff in Southern Wales is a county borough, home to five valleys, known as Cyon, Taff, Ely Valleys, the Rhondda Fawr and Rhondda Fach, and several towns and villages away from the valleys. Home to a population of 241, 999, the community here is friendly and welcoming.
There’s plenty to do in Rhondda Cynon Taff that is fun for the whole family. Start in Pontyclun, where a visit to educational institutions the Royal Mint Museum and Jazzy Jungle Ltd is a must. If the weather is fine, visit the town of Pontypridd, home to Lido Ponty, the National Lido of Wales. Never fear if the weather doesn’t hold up, as Llancaiach Fawr Manor will provide hours of indoor entertainment.
Why not stop at Aberdare to see the beautiful Dare Valley Country Park or visit BikePark Wales for some adventurous fun. You can travel back in time at Mountain Ash, where you can participate in the Welsh Mining Experience.
With plenty of restaurants in Rhondda Cynon Taff to choose from including Thai Sky, Janet’s Northern Chinese and Pop in Café, there is something for all the family.
Rhondda Cynon Taff is close to Cardiff; just a 40 minute journey by car via the A470 and just over an hour by train. From London, Rhondda Cynon Taff is about just under three and a half hours train ride or car journey via the M4.