What to do in Cardiff

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Cardiff Attractions

Heading to this fascinating country without exploring Cardiff would be like seeing the ocean for the first time and not wanting to dip your toes in the water. It's inconceivable. Whether you're on the hunt for excitement or relaxation, sightseeing or local history, the nation's capital has something for everyone in the family!

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What to do in Cardiff

Free Things to Do in Cardiff

They say the best things in life are free. Be sure to explore the following around Cardiff:

National Museum Cardiff - Chock-full of fascinating displays and objects, this gallery is a paradise for minds that burn with curiosity.

The Gate Arts and Community Centre - If you're eager to get cultured, head here and enjoy the artistic creativity on show.

Trelai Park - You can't beat this attraction if you're in the mood to let go and just have fun.

University of South Wales, Cardiff Campus - If you're an admirer of modern-day architecture and design, add this landmark to your sightseeing list.

Cathays Cemetery - If you're eager to explore the history of the area through its landmarks, mark this one down on your travel schedule.

Cardiff Bay Waterfront - Stroll the streets and take in the atmosphere of this popular local haunt.

Cardiff Market - Leave time to take a look at this place of local significance.

Cardiff Metropolitan Cathedral of St David - Whether you're spiritual or not, this site is sure to inspire a sense of reverence in you.

Cardiff Bay - Devour your favorite magazine or play some tunes while you're catching those rays.

Gorsedd Stones - Take your camera and let Mother Nature stimulate your imagination.

Bute Park - Arrange a picnic date and enjoy a stroll around the gorgeous plant life.

Things to Do in Cardiff with Kids

Escaping with the young ones? You'll find loads of activities and tours in Cardiff that'll put wide smiles on little faces. Take a peek at these family friendly experiences:


 

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