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Walking Tour in the Iconic Four Waterfalls Valley

Walking Tour in the Iconic Four Waterfalls Valley

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Don’t worry about time-consuming public transit routes, as round-trip transportation is included during this half-day excursion into the Brecon Beacons National Park. Instead, arrive with ease and save your energy for the moderately-difficult hike. Then, alongside a small group capped at 6, pass by four waterfalls often overlooked by visitors in the region—ones you might not otherwise have found.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$72.44
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$72.44
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The mythical West Wales tour

The mythical West Wales tour

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Explore the mythology and magic of west Wales on this adventurous sightseeing tour from Cardiff. Following pickup at your hotel, spin into the Welsh countryside by private vehicle and enjoy sweeping views over the pretty scenery. Explore traditional old towns and charming villages where time stands still, discover attractions like Kidwelly Castle and the Dylan Thomas boathouse, and gain insight into local Welsh folklore.
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  • 9 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$104.46
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$104.46
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The Wandering Bard Tour of South Wales

The Wandering Bard Tour of South Wales

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There's no better way to explore South Wales than in the company of a historian, and native Welsh speaker, who is passionate about the country. This tour, which provides a deeper insight into Welsh culture than any other, takes you to neolithic sites, Roman ruins, Norman castles, and into the atmospheric valleys that have so inspired Welsh culture.
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  • 8 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$92.25
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$92.25
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Walk the beautiful River Wye Valley to Tintern Abbey

Walk the beautiful River Wye Valley to Tintern Abbey

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Tintern Abbey is widely considered the jewel in the crown of the beautiful Wye Valley, and there’s no better way to reach it than on foot. On this tour, begin with pickup at your Cardiff or Newport hotel and spin into the Wye Valley by air-conditioned vehicle. Follow your guide along winding hiking trails along the banks of the River Wye, and admire uninterrupted views over historic Tintern Abbey.
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$72.44
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$72.44
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Hike up the Brecon Beacons highest mountain, Pen-y-fan

Hike up the Brecon Beacons highest mountain, Pen-y-fan

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Leave your map behind and summit the Brecon Beacons’ highest peak— Pen-y-Fan—with your guide to lead the way on this hiking tour. With round-trip travel from your hotel in the Brecon Beacons, Cardiff, or Newport included, follow your guide through the Welsh wilderness and gain insight into the region’s native wildlife and local history. Stop along the way for photos, and admire uninterrupted views over the beautiful scenery.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$72.44
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$72.44
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Coach Tour: Brecon Beacons and Caerphilly Castle

Coach Tour: Brecon Beacons and Caerphilly Castle

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Tour around Caerphilly Castle with its leaning tower Travel through the famous Welsh Valleys Touch the Maen Llai Standing Stone Walk the Brecon Beacons and visit charming villages Take a lunch stop at Brecon, a traditional Mid Wales market town
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$233.00
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$233.00

Walk the beautiful Wales Coast Path

Walk the beautiful Wales Coast Path

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Explore parts of the Welsh coastline that many visitors overlook during this half-day excursion which starts in Ogmore-by-sea and includes a stop at Dunraven Bay. Alongside a small group capped at six participants, stroll along the coastal path, enjoying picturesque views and time to stop for snacks along the way, without worrying about the logistics of your arrival and departure.
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$71.90
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Day Tour - Castles, Mountains & More

Day Tour - Castles, Mountains & More

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Our tour takes in three of the principal castles of South Wales, beginning with a drive around Cardiff castle, a site of historical strategic importance. We then visit the enchanting ‘fairytale castle’ Castell Coch, followed by Wales’ largest castle, the imposing Caerphilly castle. The tour then continues with a drive through the mountain scenery of the Brecon Beacons National Park and a chance to explore the market town of Brecon. This tour is perfect for anyone who wants to explore some of South Wales’ finest castles, enjoy scenic mountain views and experience a historical market town.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$93.26
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Private Doctor Who Day Tour of South Wales - Castles, Cardiff, and Doctor Who!

Private Doctor Who Day Tour of South Wales - Castles, Cardiff, and Doctor Who!

All of our guides adore Doctor Who, and some of them have even worked on Doctor Who itself, been interviewed by Doctor Who Magazine, and are considered experts on all things Doctor Who. This tour is your chance not only to see the city of Cardiff and its castles; but also to explore some of the city's history and see some of the places where Doctor Who was filmed with someone who is as passionate about Doctor Who as you are. Even if you are being dragged along as someone's companion, we're certain that by the end of the tour you will love the Welsh capital, and all things Doctor Who. This day tour is the perfect way to see the city of Cardiff, three of South Wales' most important castles, and the locations where they filmed Doctor Who. Blending expert history with geeky Doctor Who knowledge this tour will keep everyone happy! Updated as new episodes are released, this tour is the perfect treat for Whovians of all ages and can be customised to suit your needs or length of stay.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$250.96
Price varies by group size
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$250.96
Price varies by group size

Cardiff & Vale Tour

Cardiff & Vale Tour

Our Cardiff & Vale tour takes you around the highlights of Cardiff and The Vale of Glamorgan, and will show you as many of the attractions and sights around Cardiff and Vale of Glamorgan. The tour does not stop for any significant amount of time at any of the locations, and no entry to any of the attractions are included, how ever there will be plenty of opportunities throughout the tour to get out of the car, stretch your legs and take photos if you wish
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$244.18
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Private Day Tour of South Wales, including Cardiff & Caerphilly Castle.

Private Day Tour of South Wales, including Cardiff & Caerphilly Castle.

This day tour is the perfect way to see the city of Cardiff and three of South Wales' most important castles - Cardiff, Caerphilly, and Castell Coch. Starting at Cardiff Castle this tour, led by one of our expert and fun-loving local guides, offers you the chance to see some of South Wales' most iconic and historic landmarks, uncover their history, and explore the culture of Wales all in one day. After exploring Cardiff Castle, you will be taken on a walking tour of the city where you will have the chance to see some hidden gems, that are not often visited by other tours including Cardiff's historic market and covered arcades. After exploring the city you will have time to explore one of the best art galleries in the UK, before being whisked off to the largest castle in Wales where you can explore this medieval marvel. Finally, you will be taken to one of the prettiest castles in the UK where you will be able to see inspirational interiors and breathtaking views of of Cardiff.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$257.75
Price varies by group size
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$257.75
Price varies by group size

Private Doctor Who Tour of Cardiff and South Wales

Private Doctor Who Tour of Cardiff and South Wales

This is the perfect tour for die-hard Doctor Who fans! Starting in the morning with the Doctor Who Walking Tour of Cardiff which takes in Cardiff's National Museum, City Centre, and Castle after a brief stop for lunch (where you will also be able to explore Cardiff Castle) we will then travel to the filming locations of Farringham Village, Leadworth, and Bad Wolf Bay before finishing in Cardiff Bay. Whilst exploring these filming locations you will uncover the history and importance of the filming locations that you are visiting, how these locations were used in various episodes, how filming was managed, and even some behind the scenes secrets! During the tour, we will visit the famous Bad Wolf Bay, which is approximately an hour's drive from Cardiff. Because of the tide, we will require some flexibility in the itinerary in order to travel to and from Bad Wolf Bay, but all our planned locations will be visited during the tour.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$542.62
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$542.62
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Wales Full-Day Private Sightseeing and Adventure Tour

Wales Full-Day Private Sightseeing and Adventure Tour

The premier sightseeing and outdoor adventure tour of South East Wales. Specialised driver guiding.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$88.18
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$88.18

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