Castles, Coast & Celts

Cultural & Theme Tours, Cardiff to Llandudno, UK

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Cambria DMC invites you to discover Wales during a weeklong tour beginning and ending in the Capital city of Cardiff. Our rich and varied programme offers you guided tours and a range of historical and cultural excursions.
ItineraryDay 1: Arrival into WalesPass By: Cardiff Bay, Cardiff, South Wales, WalesArrive into Cardiff and discover the capital city of Wales. You will enjoy a welcome dinner with your group this evening.Meals included: • DinnerAccommodation included: 4* hotel, CardiffDay 2: Cardiff Stop At: Cardiff Bay, Cardiff, South Wales, WalesToday you will have the chance to explore Wales' vibrant capital even further. You will be taken on a tour of the city with a Food & Drink Safari - enjoying tastings and drinks with a local food expert. Duration: 4 hoursStop At: Cardiff Castle, Cardiff, South Wales, WalesVisit Cardiff Castle this afternoon - the castle which the whole city was built around!Duration: 2 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch: You won't need lunch after your tastings around the city!Accommodation included: 4* hotel, CardiffDay 3: Laugharne and TenbyStop At: Dylan Thomas Boathouse, Laugharne, Carmarthenshire, WalesVisit the small town of Laugharne this morning where Dylan Thomas, the famous poet once lived. Duration: 2 hoursPass By: Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, Pembrokeshire, WalesTravel into the stunning Pembrokeshire National Park.Meals included: • Breakfast • DinnerAccommodation included: 5* hotel, TenbyDay 4: St. David'sStop At: St. Davids Cathedral, St. Davids, St Davids Peninsula, Pembrokeshire, WalesThis morning you will visit the unique city of St. Davids - the smallest city in Britain and spend some time in the magnificent Cathedral and the ruins of the medieval Bishop's Palace.Duration: 3 hoursStop At: The Lovespoon Workshop, Kilgetty, Pembrokeshire, WalesVisit the Lovespoon Workshop to learn about this custom before enjoying free time for lunch in the picturesque seaside town of Tenby.Duration: 4 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • DinnerAccommodation included: 5* hotel, TenbyDay 5: Aberystywth and Devil's BridgeStop At: Aberystwyth BeachStop at the coastal town of Aberystwyth where you will have free time to explore the independent shops available here.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, WalesYou will have a tour of the National Library of Wales, if you have any Welsh lineage - this is the place to find out!Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Vale Of Rheidol, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, WalesThis afternoon you will embark on the Vale of Rheidol Railway, through the stunning Rheidol Valley to the village of Devil's Bridge - in the heart of the Cambrian Mountains. Spend some time here to take a walk around the mythical waterfalls which are said to be the last place the Devil visited in Wales.Duration: 2 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • DinnerAccommodation included: 3* hotel, AberystwythDay 6: SnowdoniaStop At: Snowdonia National Park, North Wales, WalesToday you will explore Snowdonia National Park, home to the highest mountain in England and Wales!Duration: 3 hoursStop At: National Slate Museum, Llanberis, Snowdonia National Park, North Wales, WalesThis afternoon you will visit the National Slate Museum in the heart of Snowdonia to learn about Wales' industrial past.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Llanberis StationJourney to the peak of Snowdon on the Snowdon Mountain Railway, offering fantastic sights across the National Park.Duration: 2 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: 3-4* hotel, LlandudnoDay 7: Anglesey and CaernarfonStop At: Llanfairpwll Railway Station, Llanfairpwllgwyngyll, Anglesey, North Wales, WalesThis morning you will travel to the Island of Anglesey. Stop at the longest place name in Europe, Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch for those essential photo opportunities!Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Caernarfon Castle, Caernarfon, Gwynedd, North Wales, WalesVisit the busy market town of Caernarfon, where you will tour the imposing medieval castle built by Edward I. Duration: 2 hoursPass By: Llandudno Promenade, Llandudno, Conwy County, North Wales, WalesEnjoy an afternoon free to explore the town of Llandudno. This evening you will have a final dinner with the group.Meals included: • Breakfast • DinnerAccommodation included: 3-4* hotel, LlandudnoDay 8: Departure DayPass By: Llandudno Promenade, Llandudno, Conwy County, North Wales, WalesToday you will depart for your onward journey. Transfers can be arranged if necessary.Meals included: • BreakfastNo accommodation included on this day.

What’s included

  • 7x Breakfast
  • 5x Dinner
  • 1x Lunch
  • Accommodation included: 7 nights
  • 7 nights accommodation with a full Welsh breakfast in high end hotels
  • Fully escorted tour with maximum of 8 people per tour
  • Travelling in luxury vehicle
  • Tourist excursions and key tourist visits as noted in the itinerary
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Entry/Admission - Cardiff Bay
  • Entry/Admission - Cardiff Castle
  • Entry/Admission - Dylan Thomas Boathouse
  • Entry/Admission - St. Davids Cathedral
  • Entry/Admission - National Library of Wales
  • Entry/Admission - Vale Of Rheidol
  • Entry/Admission - National Slate Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Llanberis Station
  • Entry/Admission - Caernarfon Castle

What’s not included

  • Meals & drinks not mentioned in the itinerary
  • International flights
  • Gratuities or personal expenses
  • Tips & personal expenses

Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival into Wales Pass By: Cardiff Bay, Cardiff, South Wales, Wales Arrive into Cardiff and discover the capital city of Wales. You will enjoy a welcome dinner with your group this evening. Meals included: • Dinner Accommodation included: 4* hotel, Cardiff
Day 2: Cardiff Stop At: Cardiff Bay, Cardiff, South Wales, Wales Today you will have the chance to explore Wales' vibrant capital even further. You will be taken on a tour of the city with a Food & Drink Safari - enjoying tastings and drinks with a local food expert. Duration: 4 hours Stop At: Cardiff Castle, Cardiff, South Wales, Wales Visit Cardiff Castle this afternoon - the castle which the whole city was built around! Duration: 2 hours Meals included: • Breakfast • Lunch: You won't need lunch after your tastings around the city! Accommodation included: 4* hotel, Cardiff
Day 3: Laugharne and Tenby Stop At: Dylan Thomas Boathouse, Laugharne, Carmarthenshire, Wales Visit the small town of Laugharne this morning where Dylan Thomas, the famous poet once lived. Duration: 2 hours Pass By: Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, Pembrokeshire, Wales Travel into the stunning Pembrokeshire National Park. Meals included: • Breakfast • Dinner Accommodation included: 5* hotel, Tenby
Day 4: St. David's Stop At: St. Davids Cathedral, St. Davids, St Davids Peninsula, Pembrokeshire, Wales This morning you will visit the unique city of St. Davids - the smallest city in Britain and spend some time in the magnificent Cathedral and the ruins of the medieval Bishop's Palace. Duration: 3 hours Stop At: The Lovespoon Workshop, Kilgetty, Pembrokeshire, Wales Visit the Lovespoon Workshop to learn about this custom before enjoying free time for lunch in the picturesque seaside town of Tenby. Duration: 4 hours Meals included: • Breakfast • Dinner Accommodation included: 5* hotel, Tenby
Day 5: Aberystywth and Devil's Bridge Stop At: Aberystwyth Beach Stop at the coastal town of Aberystwyth where you will have free time to explore the independent shops available here. Duration: 2 hours Stop At: National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, Wales You will have a tour of the National Library of Wales, if you have any Welsh lineage - this is the place to find out! Duration: 2 hours Stop At: Vale Of Rheidol, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, Wales This afternoon you will embark on the Vale of Rheidol Railway, through the stunning Rheidol Valley to the village of Devil's Bridge - in the heart of the Cambrian Mountains. Spend some time here to take a walk around the mythical waterfalls which are said to be the last place the Devil visited in Wales. Duration: 2 hours Meals included: • Breakfast • Dinner Accommodation included: 3* hotel, Aberystwyth
Day 6: Snowdonia Stop At: Snowdonia National Park, North Wales, Wales Today you will explore Snowdonia National Park, home to the highest mountain in England and Wales! Duration: 3 hours Stop At: National Slate Museum, Llanberis, Snowdonia National Park, North Wales, Wales This afternoon you will visit the National Slate Museum in the heart of Snowdonia to learn about Wales' industrial past. Duration: 2 hours Stop At: Llanberis Station Journey to the peak of Snowdon on the Snowdon Mountain Railway, offering fantastic sights across the National Park. Duration: 2 hours Meals included: • Breakfast Accommodation included: 3-4* hotel, Llandudno
Day 7: Anglesey and Caernarfon Stop At: Llanfairpwll Railway Station, Llanfairpwllgwyngyll, Anglesey, North Wales, Wales This morning you will travel to the Island of Anglesey. Stop at the longest place name in Europe, Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch for those essential photo opportunities! Duration: 2 hours Stop At: Caernarfon Castle, Caernarfon, Gwynedd, North Wales, Wales Visit the busy market town of Caernarfon, where you will tour the imposing medieval castle built by Edward I. Duration: 2 hours Pass By: Llandudno Promenade, Llandudno, Conwy County, North Wales, Wales Enjoy an afternoon free to explore the town of Llandudno. This evening you will have a final dinner with the group. Meals included: • Breakfast • Dinner Accommodation included: 3-4* hotel, Llandudno
Day 8: Departure Day Pass By: Llandudno Promenade, Llandudno, Conwy County, North Wales, Wales Today you will depart for your onward journey. Transfers can be arranged if necessary. Meals included: • Breakfast No accommodation included on this day.
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