Welcome to Visit Caerphilly


The County Borough of Caerphilly, in the heart of Southern Wales.



A greener place to visit

The County Borough of Caerphilly is located in the heart of Southern Wales just 8 miles north of Cardiff.

With such close proximity to Cardiff, the County Borough of Caerphilly is an ideal base with a fantastic blend of activities, stunning countryside and first class visitor attractions. With excellent rail links to Cardiff throughout the county borough, giving visitors the choice of city shopping and entertainment or the more laid back atmosphere of the County Borough of Caerphilly.

Christmas in Caerphilly County Borough is packed with adventure!

Lanterns at Caerphilly river of Light workshop  Enjoy Festive Fayres, Lantern  Parades, Santa's Grottos and lots more events within the county borough

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'What's On' in the County Borough of Caerphilly this Autumn/Winter




 
 
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 Featured Events

Visit our events pages to find out what's on in the County Borough of Caerphilly. From craft and farmers' markets to festivals such as the annual Big Cheese Festival.

Sleeping Beauty & The Spinning Wheel of Doom Panto!

Dec 10th 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Dec 10th 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

River of Light Lantern Workshops

Dec 11th 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Santa's Wintery Wonderland

Dec 11th 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Santa's Grotto

Dec 11th 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

 Visitor Attractions and Country Parks

Enjoy the outdoors in one of the many country parks dotted throughout the county borough or discover the majestic Caerphilly Castle with its wall within walls defence and tower that out-leans Pisa. Step back in time to 1645 at Llancaiach Fawr Manor, just 15 minutes up the road from Caerphilly Castle.

 Accommodation

Use our visitor accommodation search or location map to find the perfect place to stay in Caerphilly and the surrounding area. From quaint B&B's and luxurious hotels to cosy self catering cottages, all of a high standard.

 Activities

Outdoor activities to suit all tastes and abilities, from quad biking to trekking and archery to mountain biking!

 Walking & Cycling

The stunning Caerphilly countryside is a walker and cyclists paradise with an abundance of walking and cycling routes that take you through woodlands and wetlands, which reveal secrets of the area’s rich and ancient past.