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Cardiff Bay Boat Tour

Highlights
  • 1-hour Cardiff Bay sightseeing boat tour
  • Gain insight into Cardiff Bay’s comprehensive regeneration from the on-board commentary
  • Admire uninterrupted views over top sites such as the Old Docks, the Wales Millennium Centre and the Welsh Assembly
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Cardiff Bay Boat Tour
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45 Minute tour of Cardiff Bay departing from the lower boardwalk in Mermaid Quay departing at 11:30, 12:30,13:30, 14:30 and 15:30. Please let us know your preferred departure time when booking.
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Bay Tour from Cardiff Bay11:30
45 Minute tour of Cardiff Bay departing from the lower boardwalk in Mermaid Quay departing at 11:30, 12:30,13:30, 14:30 and 15:30. Please let us know your preferred departure time when booking.
From $9.02
Bay Tour from Cardiff Bay13:30
45 Minute tour of Cardiff Bay departing from the lower boardwalk in Mermaid Quay departing at 11:30, 12:30,13:30, 14:30 and 15:30. Please let us know your preferred departure time when booking.
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Overview
Enjoy panoramic views over beautiful Cardiff Bay on this 1-hour boat tour. Hop aboard your sightseeing boat at Penarth barrage or Cardiff Bay, then cruise onto the waters as the on-board commentary sheds light on the region’s rich history. Along the way, learn of the regeneration which has shaped the bay we see today and take in top landmarks including the Barrage and its lock gates, the Old Docks, the Wales Millennium Centre, the Welsh Assembly and the Wetlands Nature Reserve. Perhaps alight at Mermaid Quay — Cardiff’s bustling shopping district.
What to Expect
Enjoy a relaxing tour to Cardiff Bay and Mermaid Quay with the Cardiff Bay Boat Tour. Cardiff Bay was created by the Cardiff Barrage in South Cardiff. The regeneration of Cardiff Bay is now widely regarded as one of the most successful regeneration projects in the United Kingdom.

Witness remarkable landscapes and locations such as the famous Wales Millenium Centre, the Welsh Assembly, the Dr. Who Assembly the Barrage and it's lock gates, it's old docks and the Wetlands Nature Reserve.

You can also choose to join the tour from the Barrage and visit Mermaid Quay, famous for it's shopping and leisure district.
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Reviews (23)
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile
Excellent value for money!

A Friendly & well informed trip to see some Of the stunning views on offer. Well worth a visit when the weather permits!

Thank Phil_cox
Reviewed October 14, 2018
School pupils enjoyed their tour of Cardiff Bay

Cardiff Cruises were great at accommodating us to give us a new sailing time when traffic meant we would not be at Mermaid Quay in time for our departure. Staff were friendly and helpful and were good with a group of over-excited secondary school pupils....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank frances2222016
Reviewed October 4, 2018
cancelled and no further information without money back

24hours before starting the tour I have been informed that this tour is cancelled. No further reasons why, despite other boat tours were open. I asked for any written confirmation or to get the paid money back, but so far no reaction and no answer....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Marcel_C_ZH
Martyn D, Manager at Cardiff Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded October 6, 2018

Hi Marcel, As explained in the email as you have booked through a different company we were unable to provide an immediate refund as we would have done if you booked direct with us. The company you have booked through has informed me they have...More

Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile
School trip 5-7year olds

Visited today on a school trip. Access to the boats was as safe as it could be and the crew were friendly and helpful. The outside seating at the rear of the boat was ample, inside seating was quite high for the kids- though there...More

Thank Terri J
Reviewed September 12, 2018
Cardiff bay cruise booked as part of a Hen weekend.

Easy to book online and communicate via email. As a group we all enjoyed, quick and efficient boarding. Actually had the boat to ourselves (group of 19), request for 80`s music added to the Hen party theme, bar open. It was a great start to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Philippa G
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Jackie M
August 1, 2018|
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Response from Gatlin W |
Hi Jackie, There is plenty of space for them inside the boat :) Hopes this helps
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Darren W
May 28, 2018|
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