Explore London & Cardiff by Train

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6 Nights
Limited Time Special Offer

Two countries, one amazing trip

From Buckingham Palace to Cardiff Castle, visit two capital cities on this unforgettable adventure through the UK! See stunning scenery as you travel by rail then explore the iconic sites and vibrant streets of London, England, and Cardiff, Wales.

What's Included
  • Round-trip economy class airfare to London (LHR)
  • 1 night in London at the Hilton London Kensington Hotel or similar
  • Standard class rail from London to Cardiff
  • 3 nights in Cardiff at the Coal Exchange Hotel 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 Kensington Hotel or similar
  • Breakfast Daily
    Great Ways to Explore
    • Feast on local foodie favorites, like Welsh cakes in Cardiff and fish n' chips in London.

    • Take a relaxing stroll along the pier near Cardiff Bay. 
    • Enjoy an included sightseeing tour of Cardiff! 

    • Snap selfies in front of Westminster Abbey, Big Ben, Cardiff Castle, and other amazing sites. 

    • Venture to the artsy area of Camden Town, or the pretty pastel streets of Notting Hill while in London. 

    Package Overview

    All aboard! Get ready for an awesome adventure through England and Wales. On this 6-night journey, you'll experience sophisticated style, spirited culture, and fascinating history as you explore London and Cardiff. Be sure to snap photos as you whiz through stunning scenery as you travel between cities! 

    Start out with a night in London and get to know the city. Mosey around the Houses of Parliament, see Big Ben, and act like a local in Trafalgar Square. After an exciting kick-off, you'll be on the train to your next stop: Cardiff! Check out Cardiff Castle, chill out near the Pierhead at Cardiff Bay, and take advantage of the city's art and food scene. With an included hop-on/hop-off bus tour, you'll surely see all the city's highlights. 

    Hop on the train again and head back to London for two more incredible nights! Now that you're familiar with the city, you'll be able to venture far and wide. Why not see a musical in London's West End? Treat yourself to afternoon tea, taste your way through Borough Market, or take a walk over the Tower Bridge! There's nothing like leisure time in London. 

    Show Detailed Itinerary

    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.

    Upgrade & Include Even More!

    Enhance your vacation with:

    • Cardiff Castle & House Tour
    • Private Cardiff Food Tour
    • London Explorer Pass (3 choices)
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