Risca is situated in a beautiful location in the south east of the county borough.
The town is surrounded by steep forested hills and is close to the Cwmcarn Forest Drive and the Brecon and Monmouthshire Canal.
The shops are predominately small independent retailers giving Risca the feel of a small market town. There is a Lidl food store located in the town centre and a Tesco supermarket located nearby.
How to get there
Risca town centre is easily accessible by bus, train and car. Visit our transport and parking section where you will find information about bus, train and taxi operators, together with fares and timetables and the location of car parks in Risca.