An exciting city break which includes a guided tour of Cardiff’s main attractions and an interesting visit to the Royal Mint, with a guided factory experience and time to enjoy the exhibition which reveals the craftsmanship and processes involved in producing our money. There will also be free time to enjoy the Welsh capital, the redeveloped waterfront area is particularly worth a visit.
Sunday: Travel to Cardiff with a stop for lunch on the way.
Monday:We start the day with a guided two hour coach tour of Cardiff including the main city, the bay and barrage and the seafront at Penarth. We then return to the hotel and the rest of the day will be free to explore the city at leisure.
Tuesday: After breakfast we travel to the Royal Mint, where we enjoy a guided factory experience to see how our pounds and pennies are produced, then there will be plenty of free time to visit the informative exhibition. Later we return to the hotel and there will be more free time in Cardiff.
Wednesday:We return to Derbyshire with a stop for lunch on the way.
The modern Clayton Hotel is centrally located with easy access to all the attractions of the city. There are panoramic views over the city from many rooms and public areas. All the comfortable en-suite rooms are well- appointed. A limited number of rooms have walk in showers and there is a lift.
Guided tour of Cardiff City, the bay and barrage and Penarth seafront and admission to the Royal Mint are included