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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Ystradgynlais, Powys

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 335 fun things to do in Ystradgynlais for you and the family to discover, including beaches, indoor and soft play areas and museums and art galleries. What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 205 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Ystradgynlais day out for your family is easy – simply explore the links below or use the filters at the top of the page to plan your next adventure.

Want to know what to do with the nature lovers in your family? Walk on the wild side and visit our Animals listings for zoos, safari parks and wildlife parks. Or are you looking for nearby places to visit in Ystradgynlais with a culture vulture? We've picked the best children's museums, discovery centres and historic locations in the Sightseeing section.

If you're after a big day out during the school holidays, we can tell you where the nearest theme park, water park or ski slope is. For quieter days near home in term time, we can help you find the best soft play, leisure centre or pottery cafe.

For teachers planning the next class trip, many places are educational and suitable for all ages, from babies and toddlers to teens. Never be stuck for what to do with the kids again!

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Wales Ape and Monkey Sanctuary

  • Swansea
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Go wild at Wales Ape and Monkey Sanctuary! Find out what it’s like to work with exotic animals with a keeper for the day experience. Get up close to,...

National Showcaves Centre for Wales

  • Swansea
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Caves and Mines

There are ten attractions all included in the one National Showcaves Centre entry ticket, and there is plenty to see and do for all ages. The 3 diffe...

Aberdulais Tinworks and Waterfall1 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Neath
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

A day out at Aberdulais Tinworks and Waterfall does exactly what it says on the tin. Visit a stunning waterfall and choose from the plethora of famil...

Gnoll Estate Country Park

  • Neath
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Gnoll Estate Country Park is set amongst 240 acres of woodland and wide open spaces plus it's got an adventure playground for older types and a simpl...

Dynamic Rock

  • Swansea
  • Indoor
  • Climbing

Dynamic Rock Their youngest club starts at 8 years old, learning the basic skills and moves in a friendly, safe environment with full supervision and...

Neath Afan Gymnastics Centre

  • Neath
  • Indoor
  • Activity Centres

Neath Afan Gymnastics Centre has been established since 1996 and offers the only full time dedicated gymnastics training facility in the Borough of N...

Afan Forest Park

  • Cynonville
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Afan Forest Park offers a great open space for all things cycle-able, base yourself at the visitor centre to go hiking, mountain biking, or an old fa...

South Wales Miners Museum

  • Neath
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Visit South Wales Miners Museum and find yourself being taken on an historical journey back in time. The museum offers insight into the working life...



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Go Ape Margam

  • Port Talbot
  • Outdoor
  • High Ropes Courses

What do you picture when dreaming of a weekend away in manor house? Probably not zooming down zip wires or dropping from six metre high platforms! Go...

PlayZone Swansea

  • Swansea
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Playzone is a modern play area that's bursting with family fun, with multiple levels of kids play equipment, children's laser gun games, and dedicate...

Aberavon Beach

  • Port Talbot
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Kids love to run wild? Head down to Aberavon beach in South Wales, one of Wales longest beaches that stretches out nearly 3 miles long, your little o...

Limitless Trampoline Park

  • Swansea
  • Indoor
  • Activity Centres

Welcome to Limitless – the only trampoline park in Swansea, who pride themselves on providing a safe, clean and fun environment for children and adul...

Toots Play Centre and Balloon Emporium

  • Neath
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Toots have 6 slides, a multi level soft play frame with ball pit and loads of other classic features well delivered, plus a bouncy castle, trike trac...

Dinefwr

  • Llandeilo
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Escape the hustle and bustle of modern life with a family day out at the Dinefwr estate in South Wales. Journey into the world of Welsh legends and f...

Plantasia Swansea5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Swansea
  • Indoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Come and explore this unique tropical haven of wonderful plants and animals situated in the heart of the city, from insects, reptiles, fish and monke...

ODEON Swansea

  • Swansea
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

From the tippy top of Mount Everest to the deepest valleys beneath the Atlantic Ocean, see the world through the silver screen at ODEON Swansea. With...

Tenpin Swansea

  • Swansea
  • Indoor
  • Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

Get ready for lift off with a visit to Tenpin Swansea. It’s a bowling experience that is totally out of this world! Grab your little astronauts and t...

The Swansea Treasure Trail5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Swansea
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

There's lots of fun and adventure to be had for all the family on the Swansea Maritime Quarter self-guided treasure hunt themed Treasure Trail. Kids...

Superbowl UK Swansea

  • Swansea
  • Indoor
  • Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

Bowling’s totally up your alley? Head out to Superbowl UK Swansea where 14 state-of-the-art ten pin bowling lanes await. Once the family competition...

Skidz Karting

  • Swansea
  • Indoor
  • Go Karting and Driving

Skidz Karting have currently got two tracks, one for the petrol karts and one for the electric kids' karts. These karts are electrically powered vehi...

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