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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Cardigan, Ceredigion

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 122 fun things to do in Cardigan for you and the family to discover, including beaches, zoos and wildlife parks and indoor and soft play areas. What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 61 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Cardigan day out for your family is easy – simply explore the links below or use the filters at the top of the page to plan your next adventure.

Want to know what to do with the nature lovers in your family? Walk on the wild side and visit our Animals listings for zoos, safari parks and wildlife parks. Or are you looking for nearby places to visit in Cardigan with a culture vulture? We've picked the best children's museums, discovery centres and historic locations in the Sightseeing section.

If you're after a big day out during the school holidays, we can tell you where the nearest theme park, water park or ski slope is. For quieter days near home in term time, we can help you find the best soft play, leisure centre or pottery cafe.

For teachers planning the next class trip, many places are educational and suitable for all ages, from babies and toddlers to teens. Never be stuck for what to do with the kids again!

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Cardigan Castle

  • Cardigan
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

If you love your historic buildings, you’ll definitely enjoy a day at Cardigan Castle! The attraction is comprised of a restored medieval castle, Geo...

Adventure Beyond

  • Cardigan
  • Outdoor
  • Climbing

Take your family off the beaten track to Adventure Beyond in Pembrokeshire. Explore the regions beautiful coastline and tackle it’s obstacles for an...

Pembrokeshire Coast Path National Trail

  • Cardigan
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Pembrokeshire Coast Path National Trail covers almost every kind of maritime landscape, from open beaches and sheltered coves, to winding estuaries a...

The Welsh Wildlife Centre

  • Cilgerran
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

The Welsh Wildlife Centre is a great place for parents to bring children, whether it's outside letting loose in the Adventure Play Area and exploring...

Poppit Sands

  • Cardigan
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Poppit Sands is a sandy beach on the west coast of Wales, backed with sand dunes at the mouth of the Teifi Estuary. It is a blue flag bathing beach m...

Poppit Sands beach

  • Cardigan
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

If you’re looking for a great beach that’s perfect for a family swim, then look no further than Poppit Sands beach in South Wales.  With lifeguards o...

Cardigan Island Coastal Farm Park

  • Cardigan
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

At Cardigan Island Coastal Farm Park see bottlenose dolphins, Atlantic grey seals, seal pups, harbour porpoises, sea-birds, rare choughs and skylarks...

Mwnt Beach

  • Cardigan
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Mwnt Beach is a sandy beach rated highly in the UK's regular list of favourites. Green Flag Awarded. Immediate vicinity amenities incude cafe and bea...



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Mwnt beach

  • Cardigan
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Looking for a beautiful sandy beach that’s a little bit off the beaten track? Mwnt beach in South Wales is the perfect spot for nature lovers and tho...

Dyfed Shire Horse Farm

  • Eglwyswrw
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Dyfed Shire Horse Farm There are shire horses to see and pet, as well as sheep, donkeys, llamas and chickens. You can also see calves being fed. You...

Castell Henllys Iron Age Hill Fort

  • Crymych
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Step back in time at Castell Henllys Iron Age Hill Fort, a unique Iron Age hill fort recreated with fantastic replica Iron Age roundhouses, built rig...

Aberporth Beach

  • Cardigan
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Not only do you get one great beach on a visit to Aberporth beach, but there’s even a second beach! Aberporth beach in South Wales is actually split...

Tresaith Beach

  • Cardigan
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Head down to Tresaith Beach in South Wales, a great family-friendly sandy beach, with a little surprise hiding around the corner of the cliff… There’...

Llangrannog Beach

  • Llanbedrog
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Explore Llangrannog beach in South Wales, a popular seaside spot for families, it’s a great beach for a fun-filled day out.  Don’t forget to bring yo...

Kayak King Tours

  • Lower Town
  • Outdoor
  • Sailing and Kayaking

Kayak King Tours All ages and abilities welcome, all kayaking tours are tailored to your needs. Using stable sit on top kayaks we will venture out al...

Aberaeron South Beach

  • Aberaeron
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Beside the harbour is this shingle beach with an expanse of sand at low tide, which welcomes sailors, windsurfers, canoe-rs but has no hire facilitie...

New Quay Boat Trips

  • New Quay
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Why not come along with the family and enjoy the breathtaking views of the C.M.H.C. aboard one of their classic vessels. New Quay Boat Trips are wait...

Scolton Manor

  • Haverfordwest
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Scolton Manor is a notable former manor house which is now a museum offering a delectable taste of Victorian style and society, both above and below...

The Creative Cafe

  • Narberth
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

The Creative Cafe Narberth is situated in the beautiful and popular market town, which is well-known for being a centre for artists and food producer...

Abermawr Beach

  • Haverfordwest
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

This secluded hard to reach beach is National Trust managed and sits on the most westerly peninsula of Wales between Fishguard and St David's Head; a...

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