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Dark Sky Discovery Site - Daerwynno


Milky Way Class

The site is located between the Rhondda and Cynon Valleys and it sits within a natural bowl. The site provides a wide panorama with slightly obscured views below 15 degrees.

Safety Note: The site is extremely dark and located within a forested environment. Caution should be taken whilst walking to area due to uneven ground.

Wheel Chair users: Yes but access is via a medium distance, 400m, walk over uneven ground.


  • Outdoor Attraction
  • Parking (free)

Road Directions

Follow direction signs for B4273 to Ynysybwl (Ynysybwl is approx 3 miles north of Pontypridd) Continue through Ynysybwl into the countryside. After a further mile, turn left, where signposted to Ferndale.