South Wales Vacations

Solo travelers, couples, and those with children will love the great mix of cultural and scenic attractions at South Wales, in Wales, United Kingdom.

It’s situated about 70 miles (113 kilometers) away from Bristol and about 80 miles (129 kilometers) from Bath.

If you love long beach walks, see one of the loved coastal attractions in South Wales. Marloes Sands and Swansea Beach are two of the more well-known spots for sunbathing in this region. Rhossili Beach and Caswell Bay Beach are some of the other coastal destinations in the region.

Book a guided tour of a few of the castles around South Wales. Pembroke Castle and Carew Castle are a good place to start. The Kidwelly Castle and the Oystermouth Castle are two other picturesque strongholds in the area that have evolved throughout the years.

If you are looking for a break from the bustling streets in South Wales enjoy the sounds of birds and playing children in one or more of its family-friendly green spaces. Singleton Park, Cwmdonkin Park and Skomer provide great opportunities to find a shady spot and share a picnic hamper.

While you are on a sightseeing tour of the city, don't miss the historic places of worship. The St. David's Cathedral and the St. Joseph's Cathedral are two local examples of these. Enjoy the reverential atmosphere at these remarkable places.

Treat the kids to some magic and get entertained yourself, at family destinations like Dinosaur Park and Plantasia. Explore, laugh and be thoroughly entertained at these much-loved destinations for kids of all ages.

The Strumble Head Lighthouse is one of the more readily recognized landmarks in this coastal destination. This lighthouse is a great spot capture some great photographs, feel the salty air against your skin and to experience ever-shifting moods of the sea below.

See what is in fashion locally and purchase some original souvenirs in some of the local shopping venues such as Bookends or Richard Booth's Bookshop. These are two of the most popular destinations for fashionistas and food lovers who have time to spare in South Wales.

If you’re looking for an indoors experience in South Wales, make tracks to the National Waterfront Museum and the Dylan Thomas Centre. Examine the displays, try the hands-on exhibits or simply relax in the quiet space.

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