The Penultimate day of the tour is quite possibly the best day of the tour, and maybe any day of any of our tours. We will take you to Dolphins, the West Wales coast. Two of the best roads in Wales, and an erry abandoned Iron Mine.
Your driver will meet you at you hotel at around 9:30am, and you will be taken along the coast to the town of New Quay. Here you will have the chance to head off into the Irish Sea on a Dolphin spotting excursion.
At a time, and in a place agreed with your driver, you will rendezvous once with them, and they will take you from Aberystwyth and into the Cambrian Mountains. They will take you to Devils Bridge, where you will have the chance to visit the Waterfall, and see three bridges built on top of each each other. Built in such away, and in such a place that according to legend, they were built by the Devil himself, as they could not have been built by man.
The fee for this south wales tour does NOT include accomodation in Cardiff, Mumbles, Tenby, Newport, or Rhyader. We do not arrange your accomodation, and guests are free to choose where they wish to stay each night, and are required to make you own arrangements. The tour has been planned to stop in the Mumbles near Swansea on the first night. Tenby on the second night. Between St Davids & Newquay on the 3rd Night and in the Rhyader area on the 4th and final night, and recommend guests book suitable accomodation for yourself within 20 minutes of these places. We strongly recommend Booking in Tenby itself on or near the beach front on night 2. If you are not sure if the location of somewhere is suitable for the rest of the tour, we will be please to advise accordingly before anywhere is booked
There is a fee to go on the Penderyn Distillery Tour, which is not included in our tour fee. It is strongly recommended that tickets for this tour are purchased in advance, as numbers are limited on the Distillery Tour and availability can not be guaranteed. If you choose to book your tickets in advance, please book the 11:00am Tour. If a different time is booked, please advise us, so we can adjust the start time of the day accordingly.
There is a fee to visit Dan-yr-Ogof caves which is not included in the tour fee. Tickets should be purchased in advance online. We recommend booking 11:00am or 12:00pm entry. Please advise us what time you entry you have booked as the start time of Day 2 will be dependent on what time arrival is required at Dan-yr-Ogof
There is a fee for Dolphin Spotting at Newquay. Which is not included in the tour fee. Tickets must be booked in advance online, and we recommend booking an 11:00am excursion. Please advise what time you have booked as this will dictate the start time of the tour.
We can pre-book Penderyn Distillery, Dan-yr-Ogof & Dolphin Spotting on your behalf if you wish, once the number of people on the tour is known. The cost of the tickets, plus a 10% admin fee would be added to the tour fee.
Pembroke Castle, Caerleon Roman Baths & Caerphilly Castle all have entrance fee’s. All sites are owned and operated by CADW, and a 3 day pass can be purchased either online or at Pembroke Castle, which will give you entrance to these sites and any other CADW sites you may wish to enter on the tour. We can purchase a 3 day pass in advance on your behalf if you wish also. The cost of the pass plus a 10% admin fee would be added to the tour fee.
There may other places on the tour that you wish to visit that may have an entry fee. No Entrance to any places / venue / attraction or landmark is included in the tour fee. Any entrance fee’s would be payable directly to the attraction on the day on the door.
Places such as Porth yr Ogof, Melin Falls, Dan-yr-Ogof and Devils Bridge may have wet and uneven ground. We therefore strongly recommend that you ensure you have suitable footwear that is waterproof with good grip with you to visit these places.
You will have same driver for all 5 days of this tour, so you are free to leave items in the car overnight if you wish. Some guests in the past have chosen to have a “Day Bag” and a “Night Bag” and have left the Day Bag in the car overnight, so there is less to carry in and out of the hotel each evening. Whislt we are happy for our guests to do this, we can not be held liable should anything happen to anything left in the car overnight.
Each day will typically start at around 9:00-9:30am, but the start time of the second and third day will be confirmed with driver at the end of day before. Each day is then scheduled to finish between 5:30pm & 7:00pm