4 days in South Wales Itinerary

4 days in South Wales Itinerary

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4 days in South Wales Itinerary

Start: San Francisco
Fly + train:  15​h 45​min
1
Cardiff
— 1 day
train:  15​min
2
Newport
— 2 nights
train + Fly:  18​h 15​min
End: San Francisco

1
day
Cardiff

Cardiff ©
The capital of Wales, Cardiff is a very green city indeed, boasting more green space per person than any other place in the country.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): examine the collection at St Fagans National Museum of History, then learn more about the world around you at National Museum Cardiff, and then explore the historical opulence of Cardiff Castle.

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Cardiff itinerary builder website .

San Francisco, USA to Cardiff is an approximately 16-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is 8 hours. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from San Francisco in November, with highs in Cardiff at 52°F and lows at 42°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can catch the train to Newport.

Things to do in Cardiff

Museums Shopping Historic Sites
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National Museum Cardiff ©
National Museum Cardiff
St Fagans National Museum of History ©
Cardiff Castle ©
Cardiff Castle

2
nights
Newport

Newport ©
Newport is a cathedral and university city and unitary authority area in south east Wales. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sun): take an in-depth tour of The Roman Baths, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and then examine the collection at Brunel's SS Great Britain.

To see reviews, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Newport itinerary maker .

Newport is just a stone's throw from Cardiff. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Newport

Museums Historic Sites Spas

Side Trips

Bath, Brunel's SS Great Britain, Big Pit National Coal Museum
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The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Brunel's SS Great Britain ©
Brunel's SS Great Britain
Spas

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