Days of departure: Monday to Thursday
Check-in time: 7.30am
Finish (approx.): 8.07pm
London Paddington station – Meet your representative outside the National Rail ticket office in front of Platform 1
Please arrive at Paddington station at 7:30am where you will meet our Golden Tours representative who will be standing outside the National Rail ticket office in front of Platform 1 and then take your 8:15am train to Cardiff Central arriving at 10:22am.
Croeso! Welcome to Cardiff
The gateway to Wales which is a city of contrasts. Innovative architecture sits alongside historic buildings giving the city a rich cultural heritage. Cardiff’s Roman influence stems from AD 55 when the Roman’s established a fort on what is now the site of Cardiff Castle.
Open top Bus Tour
Departing every 30 minutes from outside Cardiff Central station, this tour will take you to all the main sights including Cardiff Castle, Cardiff Bay, the old Cardiff docklands which has been re-developed into a vibrant area full of restaurants, bars and cafes, Techniquest, the handson science exhibition centre, and the National Museum of Wales.
Lunch and shopping
There is time for independent shopping and lunch.
Your train departs at 5:55pm, arriving at London Paddington Station at 8:07pm.
First Class (optional) includes refreshments served at your seat.