Visit Cardiff

Welcome to the official visitor information website for Cardiff, Capital City of Wales. Here you’ll find everything you need to know to make your stay in Cardiff a memorable and enjoyable one, whether it’s a short break or just visiting friends and family. Cardiff is a vibrant city with world class attractions, a thriving cultural scene, accommodation to suit all budgets, a diverse mix of entertainment, restaurants and bars and some of the best shopping in the UK.

Cardiff is celebrating its centenary as a city and its 50th year as Wales’ capital in 2005. The city is already buzzing in anticipation of the celebrations so now is the time to pay a visit and to learn more about 2005 and events in Cardiff.

Our visitor centres are delighted to assist with any information you may require, suggestions on attractions or places to eat. They also offer an accommodation booking service: Tel: 0870 909 2005 (UK only), + 44 (0) 29 2022 7281 (from abroad), e-mail: Alternatively click here to make an online accommodation booking.

The capital city of Wales is also booming as a centre for conferencing. The range of venues run from majestic to cosy and the general upbeat mood of the city makes it a top choice for conference planners. What’s more, delegates have a wonderful time outside their convention centres too. For more information contact Cardiff Conference Bureau on Tel: +44 (0) 29 2034 7800 or e-mail:

Visit Cardiff and see why it is such a special place with so much to offer! A warm welcome awaits.