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Wales Valleys Walking Festival - Castle to Castle


Follow in weatherman Derek Brockway’s footsteps and discover Masters of Iron, Medieval Marcher Lords and millstones on this 8-mile circular walk. Suitable clothing and footwear required. Please bring a packed lunch. Dogs on leads welcome.

Date:21 September, 2019

Start Time: 10.00am

Start Point: Cyfarthfa Castle car park (top), Brecon Road, Merthyr Tydfil, CF48 8RE

Walk Leader: Harri Evans 07955 130524

Grid Ref: SO 041 073

Duration: 3 hours

Grade: Strenuous

Booking Essential


  • Booking essential
  • Free
  • Parking (free)

Public Transport Directions

Merthyr Tydfil is well served by bus and trains - check for routes and timetables.

Road Directions

Follow brown and white signs to Cyfarthfa Castle from A465 or A470.