20 Best Tours and River Cruises In Cardiff Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Tours and River Cruises In Cardiff

We've rounded up the best tours and river cruises in Cardiff in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 36 Cardiff tours and river cruises to pick from.Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including museums and art galleries. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the tours and river cruises we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

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Kids on Spy Mission Treasure Trail

Cardiff Spy Mission Treasure Trail

  • Cardiff
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Are you ready for your next mission? Transform a regular day in Cardiff into a real-life adventure with a Spy Mission Treasure Trail! Your kids will...

Cardiff Codebreaking Walk

Cardiff Codebreaking Walk

  • Cardiff
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Cardiff is a beautiful city to explore on foot with plenty of wonderful sights to see. Your little ones aren’t keen on sightseeing? What if we told y...

City Sightseeing Cardiff Hop on Hop off Tour bus passes Cardiff Castle

City Sightseeing Cardiff Hop on Hop off Tour

  • Cardiff
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Wales’ capital city is one of the fastest growing in Europe with loads of attractions specifically tailored for kids. Over 11 stops, explore them all...

Map and booklet for Weston-Super-Mare Treasure Trail

Weston-Super-Mare Treasure Trail

  • Weston-Super-Mare
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Set in the fun seaside town of Weston-Super-Mare, this 2.5 hour circular self guided walking Trail and treasure hunt is just one of over 30 brilliant...

Kids with staff at Rhondda Heritage Park in Pontypridd

Rhondda Heritage Park

  • Pontypridd
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Caves and Mines

Rhondda Heritage Park, based at the former Lewis Merthyr Colliery, Trehafod, is regularly voted one of the top heritage and cultural visitor attracti...

Kids looking for clues on Treasure Trail

Portishead Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Portishead
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Who doesn’t love a good mystery? This one’s a doozie so get ready to crack codes and solve clues on the Portishead Mystery Treasure Trail. First thin...

Family on Treasure Hunt Trail

Cheddar Treasure Hunt Trail

  • Cheddar
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

The hunt for cheesy treasure is on! With its ancient market square, famous limestone gorge and the promise of something yummy to pop on a cracker, th...

Canal boat at Beacon Park Boats in Abergavenny

Beacon Park Boats

  • Abergavenny
  • Indoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Beacon Park Boats offer exceptionally quiet electric day boat tours on the Monmouthshire and Brecon canal. Or if you fancy something a bit more energ...

Sunrise at SS Great Britain in Bristol

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  • Bristol
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

The SS Great Britain once took passengers from the docks of Britain to Australia to start their new lives. Now you can see it in its Victorian heyday...

Canal boat at Bristol Packet Boat Rides

Bristol Packet Boat Rides

  • Bristol
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

There are lots of different Bristol Packet Boat Rides to choose from, depending on how long you wish to go for and which additions to the trip you'd...

Kids on Treasure Hunt Trail

The Bristol Harbourside Treasure Hunt

  • Bristol
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

The Bristol Harbourside Treasure Hunt Trail has more than a few mysteries to solve, and you’re the detectives to crack the code! Begin by downloading...

Cabot Tower Codebreaking Walk

Cabot Tower Codebreaking Walk

  • Bristol
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Explore Bristol on a fun puzzle-solving adventure with the Tramble App’s Cabot Tower Codebreaking Walk. Climb to the top of the famous Cabot Tower fo...

Kids dressed as pirates at Pirate Petes Walking Tour in Bristol

Pirate Petes Walking Tour

  • Bristol
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Pirate Petes Walking Tour A pleasant walk around the quays, discovering Bristols turbulent history, at the harbor side haunts of the pirates and swas...

Outside view at Curious About Bristol

Curious About Bristol

  • Bristol
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Curious About Bristol gives an exciting perspective into what makes this cosmopolitan city what it is. Enjoy the walks individually or put them toget...

Passengers on Bristol Ferry Boat Co

Bristol Ferry Boat Co

  • Bristol
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Bristol Ferry Boat Co Ever wanted to see Clifton's Suspension Bridge from the water? Ever wondered what wildlife lives around the banks of the river?...

Kids looking for clues on Treasure Trail

The Wells Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Wells
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

If you're looking for something different to do with the kids, look no further than theWells self-guided mystery themed Treasure Trail. Clear directi...

Kids on Treasure Hunt Trail

Glastonbury Treasure Hunt Trail

  • Glastonbury
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

If your gang of pirates have a taste for treasure, the Glastonbury Treasure Hunt Trail will be the perfect day out. Just don’t forget your thinking c...

Kids on Spy Mission Treasure Trail

The Bath Spy Mission Treasure Trail

  • Bath
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Join Agent Templeton on The Bath Spy Mission Treasure Trail. See the sites of Bath while cracking  the case of the ballistic buns. Good luck! Sally L...

A family taking part in a Hunt Fun trail

Hunt Fun Taunton

  • Taunton
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Join the hunt for clues and codes on the Hunt Fun Taunton trail. It’s a great way to drag kids away from their screens and have them dashing around o...

Apples at Sheppys Cider Farm and Museum in Taunton

Sheppys Cider Farm and Museum

  • Taunton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Sheppys Cider Farm and Museum offers the chance to learn about the ancient combination of farming with cider making, from the Sheppy family, who have...

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