Children on the lane above Llangynwyd

Routes in the South

Penrhys to Margam

From Penrhys, follow the prehistoric track along the ridge between the Afan and the Ogwr.

This takes you to Llangynwyd, home of the famous 'Maid of Cefn Ydfa'. From Llangynwyd another medieval pilgrimage route leads south-west to Margam Abbey.

Penrhys to Margam

Penrhys to Llangynwyd

Follow the prehistoric ridgeway from the Rhondda to the Llynfi Valley.

Llangynwyd to Margam

Follow a medieval pilgrimage route over the hills to Margam Abbey.

Loops & Links

Routes to explore off the main path

Places to visit along this route


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