About Free and Easy Day Trip to Cardiff
Welcome Arrive at Paddington station at 0730 where you will meet our tour representative who will be standing by the ticket desk and then take your 0815 train to Cardiff Central arriving at 1022. Croeso! Welcome to Cardiff The gateway to Wales which is a city of contrasts. Innovative architecture sits alongside historic buildings giving the city a rich cultural heritage. Cardiffs Roman influence stems from AD 55 when the Romans established a fort on what is now the site of Cardiff Castle. Open top Bus Tour - April to October only Departing every 30 minutes from outside Cardiff Central station this tour will take you to all the main sights including Cardiff Castle Cardiff Bay the old Cardiff docklands which has been re-developed into a vibrant area full of restaurants bars and cafes Techniquest the handson science exhibition centre and the National Museum of Wales. Millennium Stadium - November to March only Since its opening in June 1999 the Millennium Stadium has welcomed over 1.3 Million visitors per year. With the first retractable roof in the UK the Stadium is a multi-purpose all round venue. With a UEFA 5-Star rating and two Rugby World Cups a Wales Grand Slam six FA Cup Finals plus a plethora of major concerts and motorsports events on its CV the Millennium Stadium is established as a world class must play must visit venue and has played home to five major sporting bodies over the last eight years. Return Journey Your train departs at 1755 arriving at London Paddington Station at 2007. Includes - Return train tickets to Cardiff with reserved seats - Open top sightseeing bus tour April to October - Entry to Millennium Stadium November to March - Entrance to Cardiff Castle Excludes - Meals and drinks unless specified - Tips and gratuities - Personal expenses - Optional activity costs Please Note - There will be time for lunch and independent shopping. - Please make sure you book this tour 2 days before your preferred tour date. - During the off peak season this tour may be subject to cancellation in which case alternatives-tour upgrades will be offered. Please call at least 24 hours prior to departure to confirm schedule.