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The Walkfo guide to things to do & explore in Ynystawe

Visit Ynystawe PlacesVisit Ynystawe places using Walkfo for free guided tours of the best Ynystawe places to visit. A unique way to experience Ynystawe’s places, Walkfo allows you to explore Ynystawe as you would a museum or art gallery with audio guides.

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Ynystawe (also Ynysdawe in Welsh; Welsh pronunciation: [ənɨ̞s.taʊ.ɛ] is a village in the City and County of Swansea, Wales. It is 0.5 miles (1 km) north of the M4 motorway junction 45 in the Swansea Valley. The Welsh name derives from ynys, meaning “island” or “river-meadow”, and Tawe. When you visit Ynystawe, Walkfo brings Ynystawe places to life as you travel by foot, bike, bus or car with a mobile phone & headphones.


Ynystawe Places Overview: History, Culture & Facts about Ynystawe

Visit Ynystawe – Walkfo’s stats for the places to visit

Ynystawe photo With 22 audio plaques & Ynystawe places for you to explore in the Ynystawe area, Walkfo is the world’s largest heritage & history digital plaque provider. The AI continually learns & refines facts about the best Ynystawe places to visit from travel & tourism authorities (like Wikipedia), converting history into an interactive audio experience.

Ynystawe history

Tomos was a learned man who commissioned the compilation of the Llyfr Coch (Red Book), which brought together most of the great Welsh literature of the time into a single volume. This included Cymric (Welsh) prose and poetry as well as the so-called Mabinogion tales. Tomos considered to possess prophetic powers and was called to the court at Carmarthen by Owain Glyndŵr in 1403 to predict the outcome of the coming conflict between the Welsh and English.

Ynystawe geography / climate

The village is built around the B4063 road, towards neighbouring Clydach to the northeast. The River Tawe is diverted westwards below the village by the Glais moraine. This rare terminal moraine is a relic of the southern edge of the ice sheet of the last glaciation.

Why visit Ynystawe with Walkfo Travel Guide App?

Visit Ynystawe PlacesYou can visit Ynystawe places with Walkfo Ynystawe to hear history at Ynystawe’s places whilst walking around using the free digital tour app. Walkfo Ynystawe has 22 places to visit in our interactive Ynystawe map, with amazing history, culture & travel facts you can explore the same way you would at a museum or art gallery with information audio headset. With Walkfo, you can travel by foot, bike or bus throughout Ynystawe, being in the moment, without digital distraction or limits to a specific walking route. Our historic audio walks, National Trust interactive audio experiences, digital tour guides for English Heritage locations are available at Ynystawe places, with a AI tour guide to help you get the best from a visit to Ynystawe & the surrounding areas.

“Curated content for millions of locations across the UK, with 22 audio facts unique to Ynystawe places in an interactive Ynystawe map you can explore.”

Walkfo: Visit Ynystawe Places Map
22 tourist, history, culture & geography spots


  Ynystawe historic spots

  Ynystawe tourist destinations

  Ynystawe plaques

  Ynystawe geographic features

Walkfo Ynystawe tourism map key: places to see & visit like National Trust sites, Blue Plaques, English Heritage locations & top tourist destinations in Ynystawe


Best Ynystawe places to visit

Ynystawe has places to explore by foot, bike or bus. Below are a selection of the varied Ynystawe’s destinations you can visit with additional content available at the Walkfo Ynystawe’s information audio spots:

Ynystawe photo Craig-Cefn-Parc television relay station
The Craig-Cefn-Parc television relay station is sited on Mynydd Gelliwastad to the west of Clydach in the Swansea Valley. It was originally built in the 1980s as a fill-in relay for UHF analogue colour television. It consists of a 17 m self-supporting lattice mast standing on land which is itself about 160 m above sea level.
Ynystawe photo Tabernacle Chapel, Morriston
The Tabernacle Chapel (Capel y Tabernacl in Welsh), also known as Libanus Chapel, is a Grade I listed chapel on Woodfield Street in Morriston, Swansea.
Ynystawe photo Morriston
Morriston is the largest community in Swansea county. It has never had a town charter and is now part of the continuous urban sprawl around Swansea. It is the most populous of Swansea’s electoral divisions.
Ynystawe photo Ynystawe
Ynystawe (also Ynysdawe in Welsh; Welsh pronunciation: [ənɨ̞s.taʊ.ɛ] is a village in the City and County of Swansea, Wales. It is 0.5 miles (1 km) north of the M4 motorway junction 45 in the Swansea Valley. The Welsh name derives from ynys, meaning “island” or “river-meadow”, and Tawe.

Visit Ynystawe plaques

Ynystawe Plaques 0
Ynystawe has 0 physical plaques in tourist plaque schemes for you to explore via Walkfo Ynystawe plaques audio map when visiting. Plaques like National Heritage’s “Blue Plaques” provide visual geo-markers to highlight points-of-interest at the places where they happened – and Walkfo’s AI has researched additional, deeper content when you visit Ynystawe using the app. Experience the history of a location when Walkfo local tourist guide app triggers audio close to each Ynystawe plaque. Currently No Physical Plaques.