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Vale of Rheidol Railway Review

At Aberystwyth Station you can hop on the steam-powered Vale of Rheidol Railway for an hour-long ride to the Devil's Bridge ( Pont y Gwr Drwg, or, literally, "the Bridge of the Evil One") where the rivers Rheidol and Mynach meet in a series of spectacular falls. Clamped between two rocky cliffs where a torrent of water pours unceasingly, there are actually three bridges, one built on top of the other. The oldest bridge is about 800 years old.

    Contact Information

  • Address: Park Ave., Aberystwyth, SY23 1PG | Map It
  • Phone: 01970/625819
  • Cost: £16 round-trip
  • Hours: Easter–Oct.; call for schedule
  • Website:
  • Location: Aberystwyth
Updated: 06-10-2013

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