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“Beats walking. ”
Review of Cardiff Boat

Cardiff Boat
Ranked #16 of 142 things to do in Cardiff
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

Used this to get back from the docks to the city. A very pleasant journey viewing the scenery that you do not see walking.

Thank Orange54
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"bute park"
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"mermaid quay"
in 25 reviews
"city centre"
in 26 reviews
"nice trip"
in 8 reviews
"different perspective"
in 7 reviews
"interesting commentary"
in 4 reviews
"enjoyable journey"
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"journey takes"
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"friendly crew"
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"view of the bay"
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"per adult"
in 5 reviews
"millennium stadium"
in 7 reviews
"worth a trip"
in 3 reviews
"taff"
in 24 reviews
"aquabus"
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"sights"
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"route"
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Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Took my 5 year old nephew in this boat ride from Cardiff bay to Bute park. Cost was £4 for an adult and £2 for a child. This was a lovely trip with good views and a audio guide telling the history. The weather wasn’t great but we still enjoyed it.

Thank Caterina E
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Reviewed 12 June 2018

Great Aquabus trip from Mermaid Quay back up the river to Bute Park near Sophia Gardens. Highlight was seeing a cormorant catch an eel!

1  Thank Steve4H
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Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

The boat tour ride from the city center to the bay was reasonably priced. A one way trip is £4 and it’s twice that amount for a return trip.
The ride itself is quite smooth and the waters are relatively calm. There was a bit of wildlife to see, particularly ducks. The voice over commentary was well timed and gave a bit of the history of the landmarks along the route. It was nice ride overall.

1  Thank Hazel6sh
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Reviewed 4 June 2018

I visited Cardiff for only two days. So I took the boat tour with "Princess Katharine''. That tour is maybe short, but the best introduction in Cardiff, before walking itself!

Thank SamirDelibey
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