The perfectly compact city of Cardiff offers a great range of unique attractions and quality shopping all within walking distance of each other. Innovative, modern architecture sits alongside historic buildings and, along with a rich cultural and sporting heritage, makes this vibrant city the perfect base for a short break. ©VisitBritain Visit Wales Image Centre
Detailed Overview

Price includes

  • 3 nights dinner, bed & breakfast

  • 3-course dinner, 3 choices per courses

  • Welcome tea/coffee on arrival

  • Tea/coffee after dinner

  • Tea/coffee daily on return to the hotel after a day out

  • Free use of gym facilities

  • 2 Hour guided walking tour of Cardiff

  • 1 Hour Cruise of Cardiff Bay

  • Entrance to Tintern Abbey

  • Entrance to St Fagans National History Museum

  • Porterage

Tour Itinerary
Day 1

We arrive at our hotel, the 4* Clayton Hotel in central Cardiff, to a welcome tea or coffee before checking into our rooms.

Day 2

This morning we enjoy a two-hour guided walking tour of Cardiff, learning more about the striking Wales Millennium Centre, which blends seamlessly into the classic architecture of the Civic Centre and imposing Cardiff Castle.
Following our tour, we enjoy a relaxing cruise of Cardiff Bay with recorded commentary on the points of interest along the way, before returning to enjoy the rest of the day exploring Cardiff at leisure.

Day 3

Tintern Abbey
We enjoy a scenic drive along the beautiful Wye Valley to admire the views from Symonds Yat, an iconic spot which straddles the River Wye and has the most spectacular river views. We then head to Tintern, dominated by the spectacular remains of Tintern Abbey. We spend time exploring the Abbey’s remains before visiting the craft and antique shops.

Day 4

Fagans National History Museum
After checking out from our hotel, we visit St Fagans, one of Europe’s leading open-air museums and Wales’s most popular heritage attraction. Standing in the grounds of the magnificent St Fagans Castle, over 40 original buildings from different historical periods have been re-constructed in the 100-acre parkland. We then make our way home.

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4* Clayton Hotel, Cardiff

The Clayton Hotel is one of the most centrally located hotels in Cardiff city centre, nestled between some of Cardiff's most iconic sights. The hotel is only minutes' walk to the shopping and business hubs of the city and right next to Cardiff's central train station and bus station. The 4-star hotel is in the ideal place for shopping in St. David's Shopping Centre and iconic venues including Wales Millennium Centre, The Principality Stadium & much more

• Lift • Restaurant and Bar with panoramic views of the city centre • TV • Hairdryer • Tea/Coffee making facilities • Gym •

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