Come with us on this tour into South Wales, where we enjoy the culture of Cardiff. We visit the Royal Mint Visitor Centre, the Rhondda Museum of Welsh Mining, St Fagan's Natural History Museum and take a guided tour of Cardiff Castle. Our accommodation is the Cardiff North Holiday Inn Hotel, located just 15 minutes from the city centre.
The 4 star Cardiff North Holiday Inn is modern, airy and located a short drive from Cardiff city centre. It has a spacious restaurant, lobby bar and leisure centre with indoor pool, jacuzzi, sauna, steam room and gym. All bedrooms are en suite with TV, telephone, tea making facilities, hairdryer, iron & ironing board and Wi-Fi. There is a lift.
We travel via the Malvern Hills and Ledbury, to Cardiff for 4 nights half board accommodation at the Cardiff North Holiday Inn Hotel.
Today we visit the Rhondda Heritage Park where former miners will guide us around the Museum of Welsh Mining, bringing to life the story of 'Black Gold'. In the afternoon we visit the Royal Mint Visitor Centre, where we see the manufacturing journey from concept to coin.
Cardiff Castle is our first stop this morning as we take an included guided tour which will bring the historic buildings and opulent interiors to life. Later enjoy free time to explore all that this vibrant city has to offer.
We enjoy a visit to St Fagan's Natural History Museum, a fantastic 100 acre park filled with rescued, restored and authentically furnished buildings from all over Wales, illustrating the social history of Wales and its people (free entry). Later we visit the traditional seaside resort of Penarth with its restored Victorian Pier, promenade and marina.
We depart for home, via the main roads and motorways, arriving into our local area late afternoon.
4 nights dinner, bed & breakfast, Luxury coach travel, Services of experienced tour driver.
EXCURSIONS - entry to Royal Mint Visitor Centre, Museum of Welsh Mining, guided tour of Cardiff Castle & St Fagan's Natural History Museum (free entry).
DEPOSIT: £30.00 per person
Single supplement: £100.00