Charming Cardiff & The Beautiful Brecon Beacons

Charming Cardiff & The Beautiful Brecon Beacons

Staying at the 3* Holiday Inn Newport

  • Luxury coach travel
  • 4 night’s dinner, bed & breakfast
  • Visit to Cardiff Castle, Tredegar House, The Royal Mint and Castell Coch including entrance
  • Excursion to Brecon Beacons National Park including steam train ride

Cardiff

Explore 2000 years of history at Cardiff Castle. Our guided tour includes the Victorian rooms and allows entrance to more of the spectacular apartments. There will be free time in the afternoon for you to visit the centre of Cardiff. The city has lots to offer visitors, including the rejuvenated Cardiff Bay area with boat trips, cafes and bars and the city centre itself offers retail therapy in the pedestrian centre.

 

Tredegar House and Castell Coch

A visit to 17th century Tredegar House in Newport, one of the architectural wonders of Wales. Situated in 90 acres of beautiful gardens and parkland, it has been home to the Morgan family for over 500 years. Our visit takes in the beautiful state rooms and life ‘below stairs’. Castell Coch, where the ‘eccentric genius’ William Burges was given free rein to create a rural retreat to complement the opulence of Cardiff Castle. He didn’t hold back, dazzling ceilings, over-the-top furnishings and furniture are in abundance.

 

The Brecons & The Royal Mint

Experience the beauty of Wales as we journey through the National Park’s beautiful scenery. We call at the Brecon Beacons visitor Centre before joining the Brecon Mountain railway for a journey through the park you will never forget! This afternoon we visit the new Royal Mint visitors centre where we gain unprecedented access to The Royal Mint, and discover the people and events behind the coins in your pocket, and hear some surprising stories from our history.

 

 

3* Holiday Inn, Newport

Trip Advisor 3.5/5

A peaceful Newport hotel set in its own woodland and close to areas of outstanding natural beauty. The helpful hotel staff are friendly and obliging and Harpers Restaurant is a favourite, then after dinner relax by the fireside with a glass of wine from the hotel bar. If you want to work out, you can make use of the cardiovascular machines in the minigym or relax in the heated indoor splash pool. All bedrooms enjoy en-suite bathroom with toiletries plus a hairdryer, telephone, flat screen TV and tea/coffee facilities. The hotel does not have a lift but it does offer ground floor rooms.

Modern Coach Travel

Our comfortable coaches offer:

  • Air conditioning
  • Toilet / washroom
  • Reclining seats
  • Hot & cold drink facilities
  • TV/DVD/CD
  • Friendly informative staff

 

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