Great Britain - Cardiff, Pembrokeshire & South Wales (PDF Chapter)
This is the Cardiff, Pembrokeshire & South Wales chapter from Lonely Planet’s Great Britain guidebook.
Stretching from historic border town Chepstow to the jagged Pembrokeshire Coast, South Wales packs in the sights. The Wye Valley is the birthplace of British tourism, and the majestic ruins of Tintern Abbey have inspired generations of poets and artists.
- dive into the attractions and nightlife of Wales’ dynamic capital city, Cardiff
- watch the surf break over Rhossili’s long sandy bay, at the tip of spectacular Gower Pen-insula
- explore the laid-back little city of St Davids, with its spectacular cathedral and gnarly surf beach
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Best Places to Sleep, Cardiff, Monmouthshire (Sir Fynwy), Chepstow (Cas-gwent), Lower Wye Valley, Abergavenny, South Wales Valleys, Blae-navon (Blaenafon), Caerphilly (Caerffili), Swansea (Abertawe), The Mumbles (Y Mwmbwls), Gower Peninsula (Y Gŵyr), Port Eynon, Rhossili, Llangennith, Carmarthenshire (Sir Gaerfyrddin), Llanarthne, Llandeilo, Pumsaint, Pembrokeshire, Saundersfoot, Tenby (Dinbych Y Pysgod), Pembroke (Penfro), Narberth (Arberth), St Davids (Tyddewi), Porthgain & Around, Fishguard (Abergwaun), Newport (Trefdraeth), When to Go.
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