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Explore The Vale of Glamorgan - 1 Day Itinerary

Take a tour around The Vale of Glamorgan and experience some of the best on offer to your groups including a newly restored pier, Victorian Mansion, 12th Century Castle, award winning visitor centre and medieval castles.

Stop 1 – Penarth Pier Pavilion
The newly restored Penarth Pier Pavilion boasts a 70 seater community cinema, arts, events and exhibition space, cafe, bar and restaurant and meeting spaces.

Stop 2 – Dyffryn House & Gardens
Within the gardens, a grand Victorian mansion overlooks the key aspects of the gardens. Parts of the ground and first floors have been restored and are unfurnished.

Stop 3St Donats Castle & Art Centre
Come take a sneak peek at this remarkable castle just outside Cardiff, once the home of newspaper magnate, William Randolph Hearst and his Hollywood guests.

Stop 4St Illtud Church & Galilee Chapel
Until 2013 a ruined ‘Galilee Chapel’ stood at the western end of St.Illtud’s Church. Today the ruin has been transformed into an award winning Visitor Centre.

Stop 5Slade Farm Organics, Safari and Garden Tours
Discover daily life on the farm. You will meet the animals and see outstanding wildlife. Set in a beautiful 9 acre garden, including stunning views of Dunraven Bay, Slade Farm Gardens are open for tea & cakes, the perfect way to finish your visit.