Choral Tradition in Wales

Wales is the traditional home of the male voice choir. This tour will introduce your choir to some of the loveliest sights in Wales whilst also providing opportunities for singing on your own and with Welsh choirs.

Day 1 DEPARTURE FROM USA

Departure from USA on your flight to London.

Day 2 LONDON - BATH - CARDIFF (2 nights)

Arrival in London. Drive to Cardiff with en route sightseeing in Bath (Roman Baths/Pump Rooms)

Day 3 CARDIFF

Morning sightseeing tour of Cardiff to include entrance to Cardiff Castle,Evening Medieval Banquet at Cardiff Castle.

Possible concert with the Cardiff Male Choir, the Newport Male Choir, the Penarth Male Choir or the Pontypridd Male Choir

Day 4 CARDIFF - BRECON BEACONS OR RHONDDA VALLEY - SWANSEA (2 nights)

Drive to Swansea with en route sightseeing of the Brecon Beacons or the Rhondda Valley

Day 5 SWANSEA

Sightseeing of Swansea to include the Maritime Quarter, the Dylan Thomas Centre and the Guildhall

Possible concert with the Swansea Male Choir or the Llanelli Male Choir

Day 6 SWANSEA - CARMARTHEN - TENBY (2 nights)

Drive to Tenby with en route sightseeing of Carmarthen (including the castle).

Day 7 TENBY

Morning sightseeing of Tenby including the Five Arches and the Tudor Merchant’s House.

Evening meal in a partly medieval restaurant next to the Tudor Merchant’s House

Possible concert with the Tenby Male Choir or Pembroke & District Male Choir

Day 8 TENBY - HAVERFORD WEST - ST.DAVID'S (2 nights)

Drive to St David’s with en route sightseeing of Haverfordwest

Day 9 ST. DAVID'S

Sightseeing of St David’s including the Cathedral and the Bishop’s Palace

Possible concert in St David’s Cathedral

Day 10 ST. DAVID'S - LAUGHARNE - CARMARTHEN (2 nights)

Drive to Carmarthen with en route visit to Laugharne with a visit to The Boathouse (Dylan Thomas) and the Castle.

Day 11 CARMARTHEN

Sightseeing of Carmarthen and the area to include the National Woollen Museum, Aberglasney Gardens, Carmarthen CountyMuseum or the West Wales Centre for the Crafts.

Possible concert with Carmarthen Male Choir

Day 12 CARMARTHEN - CAERPHILLY - CARDIFF (1 night)

Drive to Cardiff with en route sightseeing of Caerphilly Castle

Day 13 DEPARTURE

Drive to London for flight back to the US