Merthyr Tydfil Vacations
Merthyr Tydfil is situated about 140 miles (225 kilometers) west of London, the national capital, and 40 miles (64 kilometers) northwest of Bristol.
This region is popular with travelers from all four corners of the globe. To find out why explore the other cities, towns and villages around Merthyr Tydfil. Examples of places within a relatively short distance of Merthyr Tydfil are Bridgend, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the northeast, and Newport, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the north.
Around 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the south of Merthyr Tydfil is Newport, a regional center and the home of Celtic Manor Resort Golf Club, Newport Stadium and University of Wales-Newport. Don't return to Merthyr Tydfil until you've checked out Newport's Newport Cathedral, Tredegar House and Isca Augusta.
Each place has its unique history and Wales has plenty of its own stories to tell. The ruins here provide great insights into the past.
For those who feel it's important to collect valuable insights as well as happy snaps while on vacation, Merthyr Tydfil features plenty of specialist activities, including winery tours and city walking tours. There are plenty of ways to get active in the great outdoors in and around Merthyr Tydfil. Abseiling and mountain biking are just two popular ways thrill seekers here can get their kicks.
Even the best vacation can't go on forever, so when it's time go home, you'll find the nearest major airport in Cardiff, 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the south.