London & Cardiff by Rail

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6 Nights
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Explore two capital cities on one amazing trip! From Big Ben to Cardiff Castle, experience the very best of the UK by rail. Treat yourself to warm scones at afternoon tea, enjoy an included sightseeing tour, and feast your eyes on spectacular scenery as you chug along from England to Wales. 

What's Included
  • Round-trip economy class airfare to London (LHR)
  • 1 night in London at the Hilton London Paddington Hotel or similar
  • Standard class rail from London to Cardiff
  • 3 nights in Cardiff at Cathedral 73 Hotel Cardiff or similar
  • Cardiff Sightseeing Hop-On/Hop-Off Bus Tour (24-hour)
  • Standard class rail from Cardiff to London
  • 2 nights in London at the Hilton London Paddington Hotel or similar
  • Breakfast Daily
Great Ways to Explore
  • Try traditional favorites, like Welsh cakes in Cardiff and fish n' chips in London.

  • Explore unique markets filled with handmade goods and local food vendors.
  • Gawk at amazing architecture in both cities, from Westminster Abbey to Cardiff Castle!

  • Relax on the pier near sparkling Cardiff Bay.

  • See postcard-worthy views of London from St. Paul's Cathedral, the Shard, or the London Eye!

Package Overview

Immerse yourself in class, culture, and history on this incredible 6-night journey through England and Wales! Enjoy scenic train rides between countries, and gaze out the window at stunning landscapes and small villages as you pass. Your trip will start and end in London, home of Big Ben, Buckingham Palace, the Tower Bridge, and tons of other postcard-worthy sites. Stroll through bustling Trafalgar Square, mosey around antique-shop-lined Notting Hill, or see a colorful musical in London's West End! Treat yourself to afternoon tea, or wander around buzzing Borough Market. Whatever you decide to do, be sure to grab a pint of ale and fish n' chips at a traditional pub. 

The mid-section of your trip will be spent in cultural Cardiff. Step into a storybook at Cardiff Castle, enjoy cool vibes at the Pierhead, and take in beautiful views of Cardiff Bay. Take advantage of this city's art and food scene. Check out Cardiff's world-renowned restaurants and visit the city's unique museums and galleries! With an included 24-Hour Hop-On/Hop-Off Sightseeing Bus Tour, you'll be able to experience Cardiff front to back. 

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Please note that some recommendations in the following suggested itinerary may not be included in your package. Check What's Included above for full details on inclusions.

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    • Cardiff Castle & House Tour
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