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Best Guided Tours in Cardiff, Wales

  1. Cardiff: Doctor Who Car Tour | GetYourGuide
  2. Cardiff: Doctor Who Car Tour | GetYourGuide

    On this half-day Cardiff vehicle tour, you'll see recognizable spots from the new Doctor Who TV series. Take a trip to Cardiff, Wales, to explore some of the sites featured in Doctor Who and its spin-offs Torchwood.


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  3. From Cardiff: Tour of Cardiff Bay and Vale of Glamorgan | GetYourGuide
  4. From Cardiff: Tour of Cardiff Bay and Vale of Glamorgan | GetYourGuide

    Explore the city of Cardiff, Cardiff Bay, the Vale of Glamorgan, and the Heritage Coast on a day trip from Cardiff.


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  5. From Cardiff: Mumbles and Gower Peninsular Tour | GetYourGuide
  6. From Cardiff: Mumbles and Gower Peninsular Tour | GetYourGuide

    Go on a guided tour of the Gower Peninsular from Cardiff to see the area's beautiful scenery.


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  7. Cardiff: Private Walking Tour with Green Badge Guide | GetYourGuide
  8. Cardiff: Private Walking Tour with Green Badge Guide | GetYourGuide

    Find out more about Cardiff's streets and alleyways with a Green Badge guide on this city tour. Visit Cardiff Castle, the Victorian arcades, and the Central Market while you're in the city.


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  9. The Royal Mint Experience: Ticket, Guided Tour & Exhibition | GetYourGuide
  10. The Royal Mint Experience: Ticket, Guided Tour & Exhibition | GetYourGuide

    The Royal Mint Experience in Ynysmaerdy offers an award-winning guided tour where visitors may learn about coin manufacture. Get a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to make your own coin.


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  11. From Barry Island: Gavin and Stacey Tour | GetYourGuide
  12. From Barry Island: Gavin and Stacey Tour | GetYourGuide

    On this official tour, you'll see where Gavin and Stacey lived and worked. Be sure to visit Stacey's home at Barry Island. Take a stroll down Barry's coastline after visiting Nessa's Slots to discover where she tattoos her clients.


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  13. Cardiff: Doctor Who Walking Tour | GetYourGuide
  14. Cardiff: Doctor Who Walking Tour | GetYourGuide

    Find out where the set of the hit television series "Doctor Who" was filmed in Cardiff on a 2.5-hour walking tour. The city was used for interstellar reasons and changed into New York, Pompeii, and more.


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  15. Cardiff Welcome Tour: Private Tour with a Local | GetYourGuide
  16. Cardiff Welcome Tour: Private Tour with a Local | GetYourGuide

    It's not only about the sites you see when you take these trips; it's about the people you meet, too.


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  17. Cardiff: 24-Hour Hop-on Hop-off Bus Tour | GetYourGuide
  18. Cardiff: 24-Hour Hop-on Hop-off Bus Tour | GetYourGuide

    It is possible to take a City Sightseeing Cardiff bus tour for 24 hours and hop on and off at any time. You'll have a bird's-eye perspective of the city from the top deck of an open-top, double-decker bus as you visit Cardiff Castle and Millennium Stadium.


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  19. Cardiff and Caerphilly Castle Day Trip from London | GetYourGuide
  20. Cardiff and Caerphilly Castle Day Trip from London | GetYourGuide

    Take a day trip to Cardiff from London without the hassle of obtaining a passport. Visit the 13th-century Caerphilly Castle after you've had a tour of the city with a local expert.


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  21. Cardiff: Tootbus Cardiff Discovery Hop-on Hop-off Tour | GetYourGuide
  22. Cardiff: Tootbus Cardiff Discovery Hop-on Hop-off Tour | GetYourGuide

    On a hop-on, hop-off tour of Cardiff, you'll learn about Europe's newest and fastest-growing capital city. Explore Cardiff Bay and the city center at your own leisure while taking in the spectacular views from the open-top deck of the bus.


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  23. Cardiff: City Center Walking Tour | GetYourGuide
  24. Cardiff: City Center Walking Tour | GetYourGuide

    As one of Europe's newest and most lively capital cities, Cardiff has a strong Welsh identity and is one of the continent's fastest-growing cities. Many of the city's most significant features will be highlighted during this walking tour of local history and culture.


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  25. Day Trip to Cardiff from London | GetYourGuide
  26. Day Trip to Cardiff from London | GetYourGuide

    From London, take a tour of the cutting-edge city of Cardiff, stopping at sites such as Cardiff Castle and Cardiff Bay along the way..


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  27. Cardiff Bay Walking Tour | GetYourGuide
  28. Cardiff Bay Walking Tour | GetYourGuide

    Take a walking tour of Cardiff Bay with a knowledgeable and experienced guide. For 2 hours, you can discover the intriguing history of this unusual setting while also taking in some of Cardiff's most well-known sites and attractions.


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  29. Cardiff: Private Half-Day City Center and Bay Walking Tour | GetYourGuide
  30. Cardiff: Private Half-Day City Center and Bay Walking Tour | GetYourGuide

    On a personalized half-day tour of the Welsh capital, you'll learn everything there is to know and see. Stroll around the city's lush green spaces, take in the historic castle and the awe-inspiring municipal center, and behold the breathtaking bay.


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  31. From Bournemouth: Cardiff City Sightseeing Full-Day Trip | GetYourGuide
  32. From Bournemouth: Cardiff City Sightseeing Full-Day Trip | GetYourGuide

    A full-day excursion from Bournemouth takes you to Cardiff, a dynamic and ancient city. Walking tour of city, castle, and freshly refurbished bay area. Then free time to explore at your own pace.


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  33. From Oxford: Cardiff City Sightseeing Full-Day Trip | GetYourGuide
  34. From Oxford: Cardiff City Sightseeing Full-Day Trip | GetYourGuide

    On a full-day journey from Oxford, explore the dynamic and historic city of Cardiff. Walking tour of city, castle, and freshly refurbished bay area. Then free time to explore at your own pace.


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  35. Cardiff: Doctor Who Walking Tour | GetYourGuide
  36. Cardiff: Doctor Who Walking Tour | GetYourGuide

    Learn about the city that is home to Doctor Who on a fun and educational walking tour of the show's settings.


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  37. From Cardiff Bay: Private Walking Tour to Tiger Bay | GetYourGuide
  38. From Cardiff Bay: Private Walking Tour to Tiger Bay | GetYourGuide

    With a private group tour of Cardiff Bay, you'll learn about the area's history and architecture. Take in the Cardiff Docks, the Wales Millennium Centre, the Welsh Parliament, the Barrage, and the Old Town.


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  39. The Dark Side of Cardiff Guided Walking Tour | GetYourGuide
  40. The Dark Side of Cardiff Guided Walking Tour | GetYourGuide

    A walking tour of Cardiff's dark side is a great way to learn more about the city. Get a taste of the darker side of Cardiff, which is rife with disease, murder, and even ghosts.


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  41. The mythical West Wales tour
  42. The mythical West Wales tour

    This tour from Cardiff will take you on a fascinating journey into the folklore and magic of west Wales. After being picked up from your accommodation, enjoy a scenic drive through the Welsh countryside in a private vehicle. Historic towns and villages like Kidwelly Castle and a boathouse belonging to poet Dylan Thomas are just some of the attractions in these medieval towns and villages.

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  43. Day Tour - Castles, Mountains & More
  44. Day Tour - Castles, Mountains & More

    As an added bonus, this small-group day tour takes you through some of South Wales' most beautiful castles and mountain ranges. Observe the outside of Cardiff Castle and learn about its 2,000-year history from your driver/guide; visit the fanciful Castell Coch and the medieval Caerphilly Castle (own expense). Visit the charming market town of Brecon and the Brecon Beacons National Park to round out your journey.


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  45. City Sightseeing Cardiff Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour
  46. City Sightseeing Cardiff Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

    On a City Sightseeing hop-on, hop-off bus tour of Cardiff, you'll see all of the city's stunning landmarks. Benefit from this simple way to view the city's top sights by getting off the bus anytime an attraction catches your eye. The Millennium Stadium, Cardiff Castle, and Techniquest are just a few of the cultural landmarks that you may see while listening to detailed audio commentary. After your initial usage, your sightseeing permit is good for another 24 hours, giving you plenty of time to experience everything the city has to offer.


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  47. Walking Tour in the Iconic Four Waterfalls Valley
  48. Walking Tour in the Iconic Four Waterfalls Valley

    Let us pick you up and take you to this place of immense beauty. This 5.5 mile walk along uneven paths takes you along riverside scenery, with steep sided wooded valleys and four breath-taking waterfalls. In a National Park renowned for its sweeping, barren, mountain scenery, high peak lovers are in danger of missing out on this hidden gem. This pocket of dramatic limestone scenery where 4 stunning waterfalls are within a relatively short walk of each other is a truly unique location like no other in the UK. The highlight of the area is Sgwd yr Eira, where you'll venture right behind the gushing torrent of water, a truly unique and memorable experience that you won't forget.



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  49. Cardiff City Walking Tour with a Local Professional Guide (Small group max 7)
  50. Cardiff City Walking Tour with a Local Professional Guide (Small group max 7)

    Cardiff City Centre is explored in this trip, which focuses on the 'Avenues and Alleyways' section of the city. Learn about the fascinating past of the city of Cardiff. A tiny Roman port, it developed into a major position in Elizabeth I's court and the amazing affluence of Victorian businessmen who made it a global coal powerhouse, all culminating in the contemporary, vibrant and multicultural centre of one of Europe's youngest capital towns today.


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  51. Cardiff City Private Guided Walking Tour
  52. Cardiff City Private Guided Walking Tour

    Cardiff City Centre is explored in this trip, which focuses on the 'Avenues and Alleyways' section of the city. Learn about the fascinating past of the city of Cardiff. A tiny Roman port, it developed into a major position in Elizabeth I's court and the amazing affluence of Victorian businessmen who made it a global coal powerhouse, all culminating in the contemporary, vibrant and multicultural centre of one of Europe's youngest capital towns today.


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  53. Cardiff Private Walking tour with a Professional Guide
  54. Cardiff Private Walking tour with a Professional Guide

    Tourists visiting Cardiff will find themselves in an intriguing tourist area that is full with historical sights and attractions. There are a lot of cultural locations and other amenities in the city center, which makes it a great spot to learn about Cardiff from the ground up. We'll take you on a tour of the city's top attractions, all from the perspective of locals in Cardiff.


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  55. Hike up the Brecon Beacons highest mountain, Pen-y-fan
  56. Hike up the Brecon Beacons highest mountain, Pen-y-fan

    We'll transport you from Cardiff or meet you at the walk spot and lead you to Pen-y-fan. This mountain is in Brecon Beacons National Park, a beautiful, wildlife-rich location. Once you get in the National Park, you'll wander while learning about the area's fauna and history and admiring the beauty. Plenty of photo ops! At the top, you can see for kilometers in every direction. You'll see valleys, glacial lakes, and monuments. You'll return to the start.


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  57. Cardiff Bay Walking Tour with a Local Professional Guide (small group max 7)
  58. Cardiff Bay Walking Tour with a Local Professional Guide (small group max 7)

    Cardiff Bay's architecture is internationally recognizable. Cardiff was the world's largest coal port 100 years ago. Iron and coal exports provided rail systems, machines, and power for the world.


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  59. Into the West Pembrokeshire hiking trip from Cardiff
  60. Into the West Pembrokeshire hiking trip from Cardiff

    Visit the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park in the west of the country. The Pembrokeshire coast national park is a great place to go trekking if you're looking for clifftop views, gold sand beaches, secret coves, fishing communities and marine species.

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  61. The Ghosts of Llandaff: A Self-Guided Audio Tour
  62. The Ghosts of Llandaff: A Self-Guided Audio Tour

    On this self-guided audio tour, discover the forgotten but, in places, historic passageways that run behind Llandaff Cathedral. They are full of mystery, atmosphere, legend, and ghost stories because they are isolated, moody, and removed from contemporary urban Cardiff. Ancient Celtic trade routes and medieval roadways can be found on some of these trails.


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  63. Cardiff's Civic Centre: A Self-Guided Audio Tour
  64. Cardiff's Civic Centre: A Self-Guided Audio Tour

    This self guided audio tour is your chance to explore what is widely regarded as one of the finest collections of public buildings in the whole of Britain, strikingly presented with domes, towers, columns, and statues, and elegantly laid out amidst peaceful ornamental gardens and tree lined avenues.



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  65. Private Day Tour of South Wales, including Cardiff & Caerphilly Castle.
  66. Private Day Tour of South Wales, including Cardiff & Caerphilly Castle.

    It's the best way to see Cardiff, Caerphilly, and Castell Coch, three of South Wales' most important castles, all in one day.

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  67. Tootbus Cardiff Discovery: Hop-on Hop-off Sightseeing Bus Tour
  68. Tootbus Cardiff Discovery: Hop-on Hop-off Sightseeing Bus Tour

    The Original Tour bus and Madam Tussauds, the world-famous waxwork museum, are included in the same ticket. It's a great way to see the city with the whole family. There are three separate bus routes that let you hop on and off to explore the sights, and you can even take a Thames River cruise and rub elbows with famous people at Madam Tussauds.


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  69. Private Doctor Who Day Tour of South Wales - Castles, Cardiff, and Doctor Who!
  70. Private Doctor Who Day Tour of South Wales - Castles, Cardiff, and Doctor Who!

    Ideal for Doctor Who fans and their loyal companions, this private tour of Cardiff ticks off all the city’s major sights and filming spots in just one day. Get acquainted with Welsh history as you tour historical places such as Cardiff Castle, then go deep into lore as you discover hidden locations you’ll know from the TV. Benefit from your guide’s customized insights and save hidden expenditures with entrance fees included in the price.


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Transform your vacation into unforgettable memories

For your convenience, we collaborate with the world’s largest and most recognized tour operators to provide a selection of carefully selected guided excursions. If you decide to buy any of them, we’ll earn a tiny commission without any additional cost to you.

What are guided tours?

It’s common for guided tours to be all-inclusive group trips that are led by a local guide and follow a set itinerary for a specific tourist attraction or local thing to do. It’s possible to go on a guided sightseeing tour, buy a ticket to skip the line at popular attractions, go on a group tour, try food or wine, and even get a ride to the airport.

Should I use guided tours on my vacations?

Explore and experience your destination like a local.

See everything! The best way to get the most out of your trip is to get personalized advice before and during your trip. Experience your travel destination as if you were a local. Then, find all the hidden gems!

Avoid scams and pay better prices

Secure the deal you can! It is usual for unscrupulous local tour agencies to overcharge you, so schedule your guided excursions ahead of time.

I have a tight budget, can I still buy a guided tour?

Whatever your budget, there is almost certainly a guided tour for you among the huge range available.

Save time, and Get the most out of your trip.

Make the most of your journey by not wasting a single second! Memories are not formed when waiting in a queue. Reserve in advance and bypass the lineups at the world’s most popular attractions.

With a scheduled tour itinerary, you will know precisely what you will be doing each day, eliminating the possibility of disappointment.

Check reviews before buying a guided tour

Spoilt for choices and not sure which guided tour to choose? Check out past reviews and decide on which activities suit you better.

No risk to you. Free cancellation

Many of the guided tours allow you to change your mind and cancel your booking up to 24 hours before the date of the activity. There is no charge if you do this. As soon as your travel plans change at the last minute, this will be very useful for you.

Meet people all over the world, make new friends on your next vacation

Joining guided tours is a great way to meet new friends from all over the world.

Types of guided tours available for your vacation

Depending upon the city you are taking a trip to, there are just about any guide tours and activities for everybody. There are outdoor guided tours, water activities, Nature tracks, Music festivals, Local food trips, Workshops and Classes, Arts Performances, Hidden Gems expedition, beer or wine drinking and tasting tours, exclusive television & Movies trips, romantic couple trips, children’ activities, trips to Parks and Gardens, Island exploration tours, visits well-known landmarks, Museum guided trips and tickets, Airport transfer services, Memorials for you to check out to under the local culture and history, go up Towers & viewing platforms to get a birds-eye view of the landscape, shopping trips, theaters and auditorium, visit ports and harbors, sightseeing cruise, bikes for rental, helicopter flights, ferryboat tickets, Jeep and SUV for rental, private yacht services and sailboat rental.