Find somewhere to cycle this weekend. Here’s our route-planner’s top picks around Port Talbot:
National Cycle Network
The National Cycle Network is a great way to find traffic-free routes and quiet lanes. These routes pass through Port Talbot:
To Newport / Casnewydd, Bargoed, Ystrad Mynach, Abercynon, Pontypridd, Swansea / Abertawe, Gorseinon, Llanelli, Carmarthen (Caerfyrddin) and Fishguard.
To Merthyr Tydfil, Tredegar, Ebbw Vale / Glyn Ebwy, Abergavenny / y Fenni and Hereford.
To Chepstow, Newport / Casnewydd, Machen, Caerphilly, Pontypridd, Bridgend, Swansea / Abertawe, Gorseinon, Llanelli, Burry Port, Kidwelly / Cydweli, Carmarthen (Caerfyrddin), Tenby, Pembroke, Haverfordwest, St David'S, Fishguard and Goodwick.
What are the roads like? Which are the most cycle-friendly cafés? Where’s your favourite place for a Saturday afternoon spin? Share your knowledge with other local cyclists.
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