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For its size, Wales is hard to beat for adventure based activities and from top to bottom. Those seeking a more active holiday need look no further than Wales.
Family Activity Breaks
From family walks to extreme sports, Wales offers a huge range of exciting opportunities for young and old alike.
Take in the wide range of countryside and coastal attractions from South to North and back again.
Day by Day
All inclusive rates from £1,880 per person.
Moving inland, hill walking and hiking can be enjoyed in stunning scenery. Mountain climbing is also possible.
Other sports possible include archery and horse riding.
Did you know?
When Amelia Erhardt, the first lady to do so, flew across the Atlantic from the USA, she landed here in Wales…
About the Tour
In the north the old slate mines of Snowdonia now boast the longest zip wire in the world and inside one of the mines can be found a range of activities, including trampolining.
Water sports can be enjoyed at many of Wales’ lakes and the long and rugged coastline provides many opportunities to go coasteering or kayaking and many more waterborne sports including diving and surfing.
Sleep and eat well in our selection of hotels carefully selected to give you wonderful eating and a prefect night’s rest.
You get to sample local Welsh cuisine, which is renowned for the quality of its locally grown produce and seafood.
Day by Day Itinerary
Activity Plus Tour
Day 1 – Fly from your home country to Wales.
Day 2 – Arrive Cardiff Wales Airport. After completing arrival formalities you will be met by our representative and transferred to your hotel in Cardiff, Wales’ capital city. The remainder of the day will be free at leisure to enable you to recover from the flight and prepare for the activities of the days ahead.
Day 3 – Morning transfer to one of the best and most famous mountain biking centres in the world where you can hire bikes and experience a variety of routes through the mountains. Walking, or, trekking alternatives are available. Afternoon transfer back to your hotel. B,L
Day 4 – Today’s activity is a walk along the Wales Coastal Path giving you the opportunity to enjoy the constantly changing and beautiful views out to sea. Return to your hotel later in the day for a well-deserved rest. B,L
Day 5 – Visit Cardiff Bay where programmes such as ‘Dr Who’, ‘Sherlock’, ‘Hinterland’, ‘Holby City’ and ‘Casualty’ were made. Opportunities to indulge in water-based activities, such as the white water rafting & kayaking centre, or, a boat ride around the bay.B
Day 6 – After a hearty breakfast, today will provide experiences galore – a zip wire ‘run’ above a disused quarry one of the UK’s longest, tallest and fastest zip slides, running 700 metres; try flyboarding, supported only by a column of water!; or take a less energetic ride on a Segway. Return to Cardiff to overnight. B,L
Day 7 – Taking a break from activity-oriented events today will provide you with the chance to descend into a deep coal mine and experience how coal was mined in Wales for many years. B,L
Day 8 – A day sightseeing in Cardiff, including the astonishing Cardiff Castle and the magical fairytale Castell Coch (Red Castle), a popular filming location, deep in the woods. The rest of the day will be at leisure until dinner will be served at your hotel. B,L,D
Day 9 – After breakfast there will be an appropriately timed transfer to Cardiff Wales Airport for your return flight to your home country. B
B = Breakfast L = Lunch D = Dinner
Guide Price – GPB £1,880 per person
Based on a group of 6 maximum
For the purpose of these tours it has been assumed that flights to and departure from the UK, will be at Cardiff Wales Airport. Arrivals/departures from other airports will necessitate alterations to the itinerary.
Activity Plus Tour
With specially designed beginner graded trails and all-weather visitor centres, Wales provides the ingredients for fun and memorable days out for all the family.
Walking and Trekking
Whether you are interested in heritage walks or something more energetic, Wales offers many wonderful ways to explore its history and natural life.
Maybe your coastal walk will stimulate you to walk the whole of the Welsh coast sometime in the future. It’s and activity that people come back to again and again.
Film and TV Highlights
Film and TV locations form the backdrop to the day in Cardiff Bay. Soak up the atmosphere as well and enjoying the action in Wales’ capital city.
Zip Wire Experience
Test your nerve with extraordinary, adrenaline-fulled rides on the fastest zip-lines in the world. Trampoline in caves for “dessert” if you are ready for it.
Funiculars and Steam
Wales is noted for its narrow gauge steam railways and Aberystwyth has its cliff funicular. Enjoy these wonderful Victorian creations for yourself
From the dark greys of Snowdonia to the gentler hills of the Elan Valley and the Brecon Beacons, enjoy the beautiful scenery by car and train.
Descend deep into a coal mine and discover how miners worked coal seams in the age when Wales helped to build industrial Britain in the age of steam.
Extend Your Tour
Some ideas on how to extend your holiday…
Seafood and Lamb
Extend your tour with cooking lessons in Cardiff, or, if you prefer, visit the Black Mountain smokery in Crickhowell and taste beautiful Welsh Whisky with a tour of the Penderyn Distillery.
Pool & Spa
With a two day stay at a leading spa and pool where you can relax, be pampered and indulge yourself in lovely surroundings.
Wales Beckons, 4 Gorsto Road, Gwaun Cae Gurwen, AMMANFORD, Carms. SA18 1UW, Wales, U.K.
Tel: (+44) 0 1269 823 355
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