Pontypridd Tourist Information

River Taff, Pontypridd

River Taff, Pontypridd

Situated in a beautiful location in The Valleys, Pontypridd offers a host of outdoor activities to enjoy, historical attractions and scenic walks alongside the River Taff. One of the town’s top places to go is the Pontypridd Museum which offers an interactive insight into the Pontypridd’s coal mining industry or pay a visit to the Welsh Pit Ponies Centre where you can enjoy guided walks and talks about the role of the pit pony in the town’s industrial history. If you enjoy walking, head to the Rhondda Cynon Taff Nature Reserve which offers a host of wildlife and walking trails. If adventure sports are more your thing, enjoy a day of rock climbing at The Climbing Station or quad biking at the Taff Valley Quad Bike and Activity Centre. Horse riding, fishing and paint balling are all also available within easy reach.

Pontypridd offers a choice of both budget and luxurious accommodation. For a romantic break, the luxury Blueberry Boutique Hotel with its stylish rooms and two restaurants is ideal. Other accommodation includes a historic country house hotel with function facilities and a choice of pubs offering comfortable ensuite accommodation. Browse through our listings and look out for our special offers so you get the best price on your stay.

Michelle is an experienced travel writer with iknow and has travelled extensively across the UK, Spain, Portugal and the USA. When she’s not busy writing for iknow she enjoys spending time touring museums and art galleries and seeking out the best independent shops in Manchester and Leeds.