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Cardiff Bay Wales, Cardiff

4.5
Eat, shop, and relax at Cardiff Bay Wales, one of Europe’s largest waterfront developments. Built around a freshwater lake, this area combines entertainment, shopping, and fine dining to attract visitors from around the world. Walk along the waterfront to see numerous notable buildings, including the Pierhead (built in 1897), Norwegian Church, Senedd, and the Wales Millennium Center, home to the Welsh National Opera. Iconic Mermaid Quay comprises a mix of restaurants, bars, cafes, shops, and tourist facilities. Stop by the visitor center to pick up souvenirs, buy tickets to various attractions, and grab free maps of the city and the surrounding region. Work out when and for how long to visit Cardiff Bay Wales and other Cardiff attractions using our handy Cardiff travel route planner.
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  • Even with the covid restrictions there is still so much to do here ! It’s such a beautiful location ! The boat trips are still running although we chose to do the whole walk round the barrage and bay....  more »
  • We love the Bay and have been many times before, but living an hour away needed the call of nature on arrival. Normally the Millenium Centre is open, it’s nice to have a browse inside and use the loo....  more »
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  • Great place to visit , a good selection of restaurants catering for many different tastes in food, boat trips and some fascinating building architecture
  • Really impressed place. Having lots of fun there. Taking boat, walking round along the bay. Family and kids friendly. Would visit again.

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