Wales

Anglesey Sea Zoo

Anglesey Sea Zoo is a unique aquarium displaying native British marine wildlife from lobsters to seahorses, conger eels and catsharks! Come see what you can find lurking around our coasts!​ Brynsiencyn, LL61 6TQ, Isle of Anglesey Group Contact Number: 01248 430 411 Group email: post@angleseyseazoo.co.uk  Website: www.angleseyseazoo.co.uk

Aberglasney Gardens

Aberglasney is one of Wales’ finest gardens; a renowned plantsman’s paradise with a unique Elizabethan Cloister Garden at its heart. Explore more than 10 acres of magnificent gardens and the ground floor of Aberglasney’s historic mansion. Aberglasney Gardens, the shop and highly regarded tearooms are open 364 days of the year. Llangathen, Carmarthenshire, Wales. SA32 8QH
Group Contact Number: 01558 668998 Group email: reception@aberglasney.org
Website: www.aberglasney.org 

Bala Lake Railway

Delightful little narrow-gauge steam trains running along the shores of the largest natural lake in Wales, between Bala and Llanuwchllyn.  Magnificent views of the mountains of southern Snowdonia across a beautiful lake setting. Station tea-rooms and café at Llanuwchllyn. Visits to the working Victorian signal box and engine sheds normally possible. The Station, Llanuwchllyn, Bala, Gwynedd  LL23 7DD Group Contact Number: 01678 540666 Group email:  enquiries@bala-lake-railway.co.uk Website:  www.bala-lake-railway.co.uk

Attractions of Southern Snowdonia

Discover 3 unique attractions in beautiful Southern Snowdonia all within a 30 minutes drive:

Centre for Alternative Technology, King Arthur's Labyrinth and Talyllyn Railway. One Stop Booking shop.

Group Accommodation.  King Arthur's Labyrinth, Corris Craft Centre, Corris, Machynlleth,

Powys SY20 9RF Group Contact Number: 01654 761584 Group email:info@kingarthurslabyrinth.co.uk
Website:www.kingarthurslabyrinth.co.ukwww.cat.org.ukwww.talyllyn.org.uk

Aberystwyth Cliff Railway

The Cliff Railway carries passengers up the 750 ft rise to the top of Constitution Hill with its panoramic views over Cardigan Bay. Also you can enjoy a lunch or maybe afternoon tea  at Consti Restaurant  and also visit the Camera Obscura which is the largest in the world.

Cliff Terrace, Aberystwyth,  SY23 2DN Tel. 01970617642 manager@aberystwythcliffrailway.co.uk

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Brecon Mountain Railway 

Brecon Mountain Railway is a narrow gauge Steam Locomotive Railway, travelling a 10 mile round journey into theBrecon Beacons. Steam Museum, Gift Shop, Cafes and Play Area and Workshops. Pant Station, Pant, Merthyr Tydfil CF48 2UP (Sat Nav CF49 2DD) Group Contact Number: 01685 722988 Group email: enquiries@bmr.wales Website: www.bmr.wales

Cardiff Castle

One of Wales’ leading heritage attractions and site of international significance. Located within beautiful parklands at the heart of the capital, Cardiff Castle’s walls and fairytale towers conceal 2,000 years of history Castle Street, Cardiff, CF10 3RB Group Contact Number: 02920 878 100 Group email: cardiffcastle@cardiff.gov.uk Website: www.cardiffcastle.com

Coed-y-Dinas, Garden, Home and Country Centre

Set in the Severn Valley just south of Welshpool with wonderful views on either side it was originally the ‘Home Farm’ for Powis Castle. Great care has been taken to restore the original buildings sensitively. With many of the unusual features remaining and a vast array of products, Coed-y-Dinas is an unique and beautiful shopping centre. That occupies over 70,000sq feet and comprises a Country Store and Garden & Home Centre. From footwear and cooking utensils, through to chainsaws, tools and camping you can be sure you’ll get what you came for and at a great price!

Festival Park

Festival Park, situated in Ebbw Vale, South Wales is home to over 40 stores offering up to 75% off high street prices. With three coffee shops, it’s a great place to shop and relax.

Victoria, Ebbw Vale, Blaenau Gwent, NP23 8FP  Group Contact Number:01495 350010 Group email:info@festivalshopping.co.uk Website: www.festivalshopping.co.uk

FFestiniog & Welsh Highland Railways 

Stretching 40 miles through the glorious Snowdonia National Park, experience magnificent scenery in comfort whilst savouring the romance of gleaming steam engines and carriages. Full or half day journeys are available; kids go free; dogs and bikes are welcome; and all trains feature buffet service.

Harbour Station, Porthmadog, LL49 9NF Group Contact Number:01766 516005
Group email: groups@ffwhr.com Website: www.festrail.com

Llancaiach Fawr Manor

Llancaiach Fawr Manor is no ordinary heritage attraction.  The costumed servants of the house are living and working in 1645 within seconds of your warm welcome you become immersed in the time of the Civil Wars and the cares and concerns of ordinary people living in extraordinary times.

Gelligaer Road, Nelson, Treharris, CF46 6ER Group Contact Number:01443 412248
Group email:llancaiachfawr@caerphilly.gov.uk Website:www.llancaiachfawr.co.uk

Giant Hospitality Limited

Giant Hospitality manages the hotels in the Northern Powerhouse Developments portfolio. Our approach focuses on creating new hotel products and experiences while at the same time, developing and streamlining long established businesses through operational change, efficiencies of scale and modern business practices – with the customer at its core.  Main Office, Caer Rhun Hall, CONWY LL32 8HX Group Contact Number: 01492 422 060 Group email: hello@gianthospitality.com

Website: www.gianthospitality.com

Llangollen Railway

Llangollen Railway is the only standard gauge heritage railway in North Wales. We are located beside the historic Dee Bridge in the centre of Llangollen town. The journey is a relaxing 10 miles travelling through the stunning Dee Valley to the lovely town of Corwen the cross roads of North Wales.

The station, Abbey Road Llangollen Denbighshire LL20 8SN Group Contact Number: 01978 860979 Group email:info@llangollen-railway.co.uk Website:www.llangollen-railway.co.uk

Llangollen Wharf

Llangollen Wharf can offer 45 minute or 2 hour Horse Drawn Trips pulled by their gorgeous heavy horses. Also 2 hour trips across Pontcysyllte Aqueduct on the Motor Trip boat with licenced bar and  commentary. The Wharf Tea Room offers breakfasts, light lunches and delicious homemade cakes.

The Wharf, Llangollen, Denbighshire. Ll20 8TA E.mail Bill@horsedrawnboats.co.uk www.horsedrawnboats.co.uk

Llechwed Slate 

The Llechwedd Deep Mine; a family friendly tour accessible using Britain’s steepest cable railway to 500ft underground.

Our Quarry Explorer; an off road adventure taking you into Llechwedd’s man-made mountains.

The Slate Caverns Llechwedd Slate Caverns Blaenau Ffestiniog Gwynedd LL41 3NB www.llechwedd-slate-caverns.co.uk/

National Botanic Garden of Wales

Set in the beautiful Carmarthenshire countryside, the Garden is a fascinating blend of the modern and historic. Here you’ll find an inspiring range of themed gardens, the world’s largest single-span glasshouse, our new tropical Butterfly House, play areas and a national nature reserve, all set in a Regency landscape which provides the stage for a packed programme of events and courses throughout the year. www.botanicgarden.wales

 Old Railway Line Garden Centre, Farm Shop & Restaurant

An independent, family-run garden centre, named ‘Best Garden Centre in Wales & the West’ in 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 & 2016, boasting an excellent shopping experience and 150 cover restaurant. Coach parties easily accommodated with free parking and full disabled access.

Old Railway Line Garden Centre, Three Cocks, Brecon, Powys, LD3 0SG Group Contact Number: 01497 847055 Group email: info@oldrailwaylinenursery.co.uk
Website: www.oldrailwaylinegc.co.uk

Rhondda Heritage Park

Our exclusive Black Gold Experience takes you into the original lamp room, where you will collect your miner’s helmet and lamp - and it is here your journey begins. You can almost hear the banter between the miners at the start and the end of their shifts. Enjoy the tales of our tour guides as you make your way across the original colliery Court Yard.

Lewis Merthyr Colliery, Coed Cae Road, Trehafod, Rhondda, Cynon, Taff, CF37 2NP, Wales

The Royal Mint Experience

The Royal Mint Experience offers a 45 minute guided factory experience, self-guided six zone exhibition and the opportunity for visitors to strike their very own coin.   

Llantrisant, CF72 8YT Group Contact Number: 0333 241 2223  Group email: groups@royalmint.com Website:  www.royalmint.com/experience

Royal Victoria Hotel Snowdonia

The Royal Victoria Hotel is uniquely located close to Llanberis at the foot of Snowdon, within 30 acres of our very own gardens and woodlands, which include the historic castle of Dolbadarn.

Llanberis, Gwynedd, LL55 4TY Group Contact Number:01286 873411 Group email:groups@theroyalvictoria.co.uk Website: www.theroyalvictoria.co.uk

Snowdon Mountain Railway

To the summit of Snowdon – the group experience above everything else! Trains travel to the summit from 9am daily, May to October, and to Clogwyn ¾ up the mountain during March and April (weather permitting). Llanberis, Gwynedd LL55 4TY Group Contact Number: 01286 873 498

Group email: bookings@snowdonrailway.co.uk Website: www.snowdonrailway.co.uk

Stradey Park Hotel

Tucked in the Welsh hillside, standing proud over our world famous Gower and Carmarthenshire coastline, the 4 star Stradey Park Hotel & Spa in Llanelli waits to welcome you into the family.

With first class service prepare to be spoilt as we take great delight in making your stay in Llanelli the first of many. www.stradeyparkhotel.com

 

Swansea Market

Swansea Market is an award winning market and the largest indoor market in Wales. It maintains a century old tradition of market trading in the heart of the city and offers tourists and local residents alike a unique shopping experience, 6 days a week. 

Oxford Street, Swansea, SA1 3PQ Group Contact Number: 01792 654296
Group email: citycentremanagement@swansea.gov.uk                  
Website: www.swanseaindoormarket.co.uk

The Judge's Lodging

Explore the fascinating world of the Victorian judges and this award-winning, totally hands on historic building.  Lit by flickering gas and oil, oozing with atmosphere. Vast courtroom and grim cells included!

Contact Number: 01544 260650 Group email:  presteigne@judgeslodging.org.uk
Website: www.judgeslodging.org.uk

TYNRHYD RETREAT

Stylish, contemporary 5* barn complex sleeping 50 in spacious en-suite bedrooms.  Set in the heart of Wales;10 miles from Aberystwyth and within 2½ hours drive of any part of Wales. Private grounds, free coach parking, catered or self-catered option.   Devil’s, Bridge, Aberystwyth.  Mid Wales.  SY23 4QX Group Contact Number: +44 (0)1970 890 213
Group email: holidays@tynrhyd.com  Website: www.tynrhyd.com  

Visit the Vale

Small but perfectly formed, the Vale of Glamorgan is a coastal destination just west of Cardiff. Boasting the dramatic Glamorgan Heritage Coastline, along which you can walk the Wales Coast Path, pass through traditional Victorian seaside resorts above towering cliffs, overlooking golden beaches, and remote coves.  Paget Road, Barry Island, Vale of Glamorgan, CF62 5TQ
Group Contact Number:  01446 704867
Group email: tourism@valeofglamorgan.gov.uk
Website:www.visitthevale.com

Visit Wales

We can help with product ideas, itineraries and images.  For a small country there’s lots to explore - 1200km coastline, 3 National Parks, 5 Areas of Outstanding Beauty and over 600 castles

 QED Centre, Main Avenue, Treforest Industrial Estate, Pontypridd  CF37 5YR
Group Contact Number:  0300 061 6094
Group email:  traveltrade@visitwales.com 
Website:  www.traveltrade.visitwales.com 

Welshpool and Llanfair Light Railway

Take a 45-minute train ride from Welshpool,  admire the gleaming engines, have tea and cakes in the Llanfair tearoom.   Or alight in Llanfair, ride to Welshpool and visit nearby Powis Castle.

The Station, Pool Road, Llanfair Caereinion, Powys, SY21 0SF
Group Contact Number: 01938 810441
Group email: info@wllr.org.uk
Website: www.wllr.org.uk

 





Aberglasney Historic House & Garden
Aberglasney, Llangathen, Carmarthen, Dyfed SA32 8QH
Tel: 01558 668 998 Web: www.aberglasney.org





Bala Lake Railway
Bala Lake Railway Ltd, The Station, Llanuwchllyn,
Gwynedd, LL23 7DD
Tel: 01678 540666 Web: www.bala-lake-railway.co.uk

 


Cadw
Unit 5/7 Cefn Coed, Parc Nantgarw, Cardiff, CF15 7QQ
Tel:  01443 33 6000 Web: www.cadw.wales.gov.uk





Dewstow Gardens & Grottoes
Caerwent, Monmourthshire, South Wales, NP26 5AH
Tel: 01291 431020  Web:www.dewstowgardens.co.uk





Esplanade Hotel
Promenade,Llandudno,Conwy, North WalesLL30 2LL
Tel: 01492 860 300 Web: www.esplanadehotel.co.uk


 

 

Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railways

Harbour Station, Porthmadog, Gwynedd, North Wales LL49 9NF
Tel: 01766 516024  Web: www.festrail.co.uk





Hard Rock Café Cardiff
The Old Brewery Quarter, 49 St Mary Street, Cardiff CF10 1AD
Tel: 029 203 73403 Web: www.hardrock.com





Heritage Railway Association
c/o 8 Ffordd Dyfig, Tywyn, Gwynedd, Wales LL36 9EH 
Tel: 01654 710344 Web: www.hra.gb.com  





The Judge's Lodging
Broad Street Presteigne Powys LD8 2AD tel: 01544 260650
email: info@judgeslodging.org.uk Web:www.judgeslodging.org.uk





Llangollen International Eisteddfod
Eisteddford Office, Llangollen, Wales, LL20 8SW
Tel: 01978 862000 Web: www.international-eisteddfod.co.uk 

 

 
Llechwedd Slate Caverns
Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd, Wales, LL41 3NB
Tel: 01766 830306 Web: www.llechwedd.co.uk





Mid Wales Tourism
The Station, Machynlleth, Powys, Wales, SY20 8TG
Tel: 01654 702653  Web: www.midwalestourism.co.uk 

 

 

National Botanic Garden Of Wales
Llanarthne, Carmarthenshire,SA32 8HGTel: 01558 668768
Email: info@gardenofwales.org.uk
Web: www.gardenofwales.org.uk





National Wool Museum
Dre-fach Felindre, Nr Newcastle Emlyn, Llandysul,
Carmarthenshire SA44 5UP
Tel: 01559 370929 Web: www.museumwales.ac.uk





Portmeirion

Gwynedd, Wales, LL48 6ET Tel01782 744721
Web: www.portmeirion.com  

 

 

Portmeirion Village
Gwynedd Tel: 01766772409

Portmeirion Ltd, Minffordd, Penrhyndeudraeth, Gwynedd LL48 6ER
visit@portmeirion.wales

www.portmeirion.wales 





Tallyllyn Rail
Talyllyn Railway Company, Wharf Station, Tywyn,
Gwynedd LL36 9EY
Tel: 01654 710472 Web: www.talyllyn.co.uk





Techniquest
Stuart Street, Butetown, Cardiff CF10 5
Tel: 029 2047 5475





Vale of Rheidol Railway
Park AveAberystwyth, Dyfed SY23 1PG
Tel: 01970 625 819

 

Visit Rhondda Cynon Taf   
Pav C, Cambrian Ind Est, Clydach Vale, Tonypandy, CF40 2XX
Group Contact Number: 01443 424052        
Group email: tourismbusines@rctcbc.gov.uk
Website: www.visitrct.co.uk





Wales Nat Botanic Gardens
National Botanic Garden of Wales, Llanarthne, Carmarthenshire SA32 8HG
Tel: (01558) 667149 E-mail: adurran@gardenofwales.org.uk





Wales Tourist Board
Brunel House, 2 Fitzalan Road, Cardiff, Wales CF24 0UY 
Tel: 029 2047 5231 Web: www.traveltradewales.com





UWIC (University Of Wales Institute Cardiff)
Conference Services, Cyncoed Rd, Cyncoed,
Cardiff CF23 6XD Web: www.uwic.ac.uk/conferences





West Coast Railway The Cambrian
Station Garage Machynlleth, Powys SY20 8
Tel:01654 702108 Web: www.westcoastrailways.co.uk





Winding House
Cross Street, New Tredegar, Caerphilly County Borough,
South Wales, NP24 6EG
Tel:  01443 822 666 Email: windinghouse@caerphilly.gov.uk
Web:www.windinghouse.co.uk