Rhondda known throughout the world for its history and culture. Take a trip up the longest high street in the world with one of the attractive escorts in Rhondda. The two Rhondda Valleys, Rhondda Fawr and Rhondda Fach, often called just The Rhondda, are probably the most well-known of the South Wales Valleys. Running along the southern bank of the river Rhondda close by, Barry Sidings is an attractive country park with a visitor centre which is the start of a short walk that takes you up into the forestry overlooking the area.
Rhondda Heritage Park based at the former Lewis Merthyr Colliery, Rhondda Heritage Park is a living testament to the mining communities of the world famous Rhondda Valleys. The park is a great place to get to know one of the Rhondda escorts it offers a fascinating insight into the rich culture and character of the Rhondda Valleys in a unique entertaining and educational environment for all.
Covering 30 acres, Caerphilly Castle is one of the greatest surviving castles in the medieval Western world. It was a highpoint in medieval defensive architecture with its massive gatehouses and water features. It was built by Earl Gilbert de Clare, at beginning of 1268 to frighten Llewelyn, the last native Prince of Wales from fighting the Normans in the southern part of Wales. It was then used as a model for Edward I's castles in North Wales. Delve into some historic culture with one of the escorts in Rhondda.
Porth Yr Ogof (translated as the gateway to the cave) boasts the largest entrance of any cave in Wales at over 17 metres wide and almost 5m tall. Porth Yr Ogof was once operated as a showcave, but is now managed by the Brecon Beacons National Park Authority. Visit the maze of passages with one of the Rhondda escorts and experience multiple entrances and easy access has made this the most popular cave in South Wales.