Whether you’re staying in Cardiff for a weekend break or a longer getaway, there’s so much to see in the Welsh capital that you may find it hard to squeeze it all in.
So to help you plan your visit, we’ve selected some of the best tours of Cardiff and recommendations for experiencing the city from every angle!
Cardiff Tours By Foot
Exploring Cardiff by foot is one of the most popular ways to see famous landmarks and hidden gems around the city. So, take a read about two Cardiff tours we’d recommend giving a go.
Cardiff On Foot
Winner of the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence, Cardiff On Foot tours are perfect for an introduction to the capital. You can enjoy group tours, themed walks and even private evening walks. So for those who love to travel by foot, Cardiff on Foot could be the perfect tour for you.
The Llandaff Ghost Walk
If you’re in search of something a little different, why not see Cardiff by moonlight with a spectacularly spooky Lllandaff Ghost Walk? Also awarded a Certificate of Excellence, you’ll find yourself captivated by a night of eerie pathways, harrowing ghost stories and truly fascinating history! This is without a doubt one of the best tours of Cardiff.
Cardiff Tours by Boat
What better way to enjoy some fresh sea air and scenery than a tour of Cardiff by boat?
The Open Boat
Showcasing stunning views, jump aboard the Daffodil for an unforgettable open boat tour. Just £3 for a 20 minute trip, this tour is perfect for groups who fancy seeing Cardiff from the water.
Cardiff Sea Safaris
Cardiff Sea Safaris is an exhilarating tour of Cardiff for those that fancy a speedier sightseeing journey!
The ultimate powerboat experience offers a fresh and fun approach to touring the city. Found in Cardiff Bay throughout the year, Cardiff Sea Safaris is a favourite for team building tours in Cardiff or for special celebrations.
The perfect way to unwind after a busy day of sightseeing, why not visit Culley’s Bar & Restaurant at The Exchange Hotel? You can book a table online here.
Cardiff Tours by Bus
Undoubtedly one of the best ways to do some sightseeing, hop on board the open top bus for a tour with Hop-On Hop-Off Cardiff.
Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tours
One of the best tours of Cardiff for keeping the little ones entertained, this scenic tour incorporates Cardiff’s most famous attractions, such as Cardiff Castle, The National Museum of Wales, Alexandra Gardens and Principality Stadium.
You’ll even receive a free booklet with deals and discounts at museums and restaurants, a great excuse for grabbing a bite to eat after a busy day of exploring!
Cardiff Tours by Bike
A brilliant way to spend some quality time with your group, Cardiff Cycle Tours offers the opportunity to discover the best of Cardiff by bike.
Cardiff Cycle Tours
The Welsh capital is one of the flattest European Cities, making it a breezy ride and relaxing experience. You’ll travel through everything from hidden wetland to picturesque parks and Cardiff Bay, so you may need to reward yourself with a pint in one of Cardiff’s best pubs afterwards!
Cardiff Tours By Air
Arguably the most daring of Cardiff tours, see the beauty of the capital from the clouds with a Heli Adventures helicopter tour of Cardiff.
Heli Adventures Cardiff
Catch the city’s famous architecture and historic buildings from an angle like never before, with an experience that we’re sure you’ll remember forever.
You’ll be flown in style around the city’s top landmarks and the stunning South Wales coastline, showcasing views of Barry Island, Lavernock Point and of course, Cardiff, Cardiff Bay and Cardiff Docks.
Luxury Accommodation in Cardiff
If you’re planning an overnight stay in Cardiff, look no further than The Exchange Hotel. Once Cardiff’s iconic Coal Exchange, our historic Grade II* listed hotel is one of the most influential buildings of Cardiff’s past.
Though years have gone by since the Coal Exchange’s Grand Hall was filled with coal traders, the building is still loved by locals and is an unmissable landmark for tourists.
Rooms at The Exchange are fantastically spacious with amenities including an indulgent whirlpool bath. We have a range of special offers to choose from to ensure your stay is exactly what you’re looking for.
To book your stay with us today at the best possible price, head over to our booking page here. To enquire further about The Exchange Hotel, complete our online enquiry form today and we’ll get back to you!