Family friendly Easter holiday walk

Richard Burton Trail, Pontrhydyfen to Cwmafan

The Richard Burton Trail commemorates the great Welsh actor and film star born in Pontrhydyfen.

The walk takes you over one and under one of the four viaducts that characterise Pontrhydyfen’s transport history and then follows the former Rhondda & Swansea Bay railway on a highly scenic route down to Cwmafan, former industrial town specialising in iron, tin and copper.

Bus Pontrhydyfen Oakwood (100 metres) 83 weekdays, no Sunday/BH service; return from Cwmafan to Port Talbot 81 & 83. Family fares available �-