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Tour code: BEHWWCC-9

Tour Inclusions

  • 7 Nights
  • 11 Meals 7 Breakfasts, 4 Dinners
  • Hotel

The Wonders of Wales

  • 8 days
  • United Kingdom / Wales
  • Max 18 Passengers


Snow-dusted mountains, deep green valleys and an unforgettable coastline - on this captivating journey, we’ll go high and low in search of Wales’ most iconic sights. Join us as we walk the ancient lands of Celts and Romans and immerse ourselves in this beguiling country’s contemporary culture.

Map of The Wonders of Wales 2019 | BRT
  • Tour Starts/Ends
  • 1 Overnight Stop
  • Day Stop

The Back-Roads Difference

  • Indulge in a traditional afternoon tea served in glorious surroundings
  • Enjoy a Welsh male voice choir performance
  • Take a ride on a steam train while enjoying the spectacular scenery of Wales

Tour Itinerary

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  • Day 1 - Cardiff - Brecon Beacons

    After meeting the group in Cardiff this morning, we’ll set off in search of the Wales of old. Our first stop will be the National History Museum of Wales in St Fagans. Then it’s on to Caerleon, where we’ll explore the fascinating Roman Fortress and Baths. When we’ve had a look around, we’ll journey onwards through the dramatic Welsh Valleys. After a day of taking in some remarkable scenery we’ll enjoy a welcome dinner at Brecon Beacons National Park, our beautiful base for the next two nights. Accommodation: The Bear Hotel at Crickhowell (or similar)

    • Meals
      • Dinner
  • Day 2 - Brecon Beacons - Wye Valley - Brecon Beacons

  • Day 3 - Brecon Beacons - Llangollen - Conwy

  • Day 4 - Conwy

  • Day 5 - Conwy - Caernarfon Castle - Nant Gwrtheyrn - Conwy

  • Day 6 - Conwy - Devils Bridge - Tregaron

  • Day 7 - Tregaron - Pembrokeshire

  • Day 8 - Pembrokeshire - Saint David's Head - Cardiff

Tour Inclusions


7 nights in boutique accommodation


Premium mini-coach transportation


Reviews Rating
  • 5th August 2019
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    Accommodations, tour guide and driver were top notch. The hours spent on driving and daily tours was just right. It was great to have a free day in the middle. Tour guide was very helpful with suggestions for the free day. The coach was very comfortable. We would book with you again.
  • 29th July 2019
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    I really enjoyed the itinerary and the flexibility of our trip. The tour leader who was very experienced, assessed the interests of the group, covered everything listed in the original itinerary and also took us to unusual places of particular interest for our group. It is a trip I will always remember.
  • 23rd July 2019
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    Amazing tour of Wales. Jeremy Edwards was a fantastic guide, we made new friends and everything was well planned with personal group tour of many of the sites on the itinerary.
  • 21st July 2019
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    Excellent. Exceeded expectations even though it was our 4th Backroads Tour. Hopefully it will not be our last
  • 21st July 2019
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    I really enjoyed the Back Roads of Wales. The weather was a bit against us but that didn't stop us from having a great time. The places we visited were excellent and I loved the history of Wales. Back roads is definitely the way I want to travel in the future. Smaller group and off the beaten track really appeals to me. This was the second trip I have done with Back Roads and I definitely will do others. Our guide and driver were excellent and attended to everyones needs.