Places to go in and around South Wales

A list of places to go in and around South Wales for when we’ve got an odd day or two that needs filling with something interesting.

Sunny Days

Amelia Trust Farm
Caerphilly Castle
Cardiff Bay
Cosmeston Lakes
Cwmcarn Forest Drive
Forest of Dean / Symond’s Yat
Garwnant / Pontiscill Resevoir / Brecon Mountain Railway
Glamorganshire Canal / Taff Trail / Forest Farm
Gower / Caswell Bay
Llandaff Fields / Sophia Gardens
Margam Park (maybe take bikes?)
Mohair Countryside Centre
Monmouthshire Canal / 14 locks
Ogmore / Nash Point / Merthyr Mawr Sand Dunes
Penarth Pier / Sea-front / Park
Perrygrove Railway, Forest of Dean
Porthkerry Park
Roath Park / Heath Park (see note below) / Cefn Onn Park
St. Fagans
The Wenallt / Castell Coch / Garth Mountain
Tredegar House / Park

Rainy Days

Cardiff Museum
Leisure Centre
Library (no, really!)
Ten-pin Bowling


Heath Park Model Railway

Follow the link to see a list of days when the model railway area is open :