Explore Bridgend - 1 Day Itinerary
There is much to see and do in and around Bridgend. Whether you prefer the great outdoors, a spot of shopping or a little bit of luxury, we have it all covered with this one day itinerary.
Stop 1 – Bryngarw Country Park
The Park opened to the public in 1986 and quickly became a favourite with South Wales residents and people further afield. The Park has 113 acres of beautiful walks and gardens that look spectacular at any time of the year.
Stop 2 – McArthurGlen Designer Outlet Bridgend
With more than 90 stores, cafés and restaurants, McArthurGlen Designer Outlet Bridgend is the leading Designer Outlet in Wales, where you can find your favourite labels with price reductions of up to 60%, all year round.
Stop 3 – Grand Pavilion
Built in 1932, the Grand Pavilion is an Art-Deco multi purpose venue offering live shows, conference and wedding facilities and private parties. The Theatre is situated on the seafront with panoramic views of the Heritage Coast.
Stop 4 – Ewenny Pottery
Ewenny Pottery is the smallest pottery in Wales. Visitors to the workshop can watch the pots being made and are able to view the finished ware in the showroom.
Stop 5 – Afternoon tea at the Great House Hotel
The beautiful grade II* listed Great House Hotel is the perfect setting for afternoon tea in Bridgend. Enjoy delicious scones, freshly baked cakes and sandwiches, and fair trade coffees or freshly brewed teas in our relaxing lounge.