Essential Visitor Information
Cardiff, Wales’ Capital city, offers a startling range of unique attractions, top class entertainment and quality shopping with a difference – all within walking distance. Innovative architecture sits alongside historic buildings and Cardiff Bay offers entertainment for everyone.
Plan your journey with our Discover Cardiff and Getting Here & Around sections. Check out things to See & Do, our upcoming events as well as a taste of our sports, shopping and eat & drink offering. Browse our blog for local tips, and find accommodation in our Where to Stay guide.
Rich in ancient history, sporting excitement, romantic ambience, eclectic culture and ‘out of this world’ activities, Cardiff is the perfect holiday destination for families, couples and groups. Cardiff is a thriving city, just 2 hours by train from London.
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Over 2000 years of history juxtaposed with space, science & sport adventures
Cardiff accommodates all tastes and budgets, from penthouse suites to B+Bs, hotels to caravans.
Choices. Serious choices.
Big brands or boutique? New or vintage? Ultra-modern mall or quaint arcade?