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Cheap flights to Wales

Wales is a known country that is part of the United Kingdom and the island of Great Britain. It is bordered by England to its east, the Irish Sea to its north and west, and the Bristol Channel to its south. Wales had a reported population of 3,063,456 in the year 2011 and has a total area of 20,779km2. Its terrains consist mostly of large mountains, with its highest peaks in the north and central areas, including Snowdon, its highest summit. Wales lies within the north temperate zone and has a changeable, maritime climate.

Wales’ long coastline hosts a variety of seabirds. Its coasts and surrounding islands serves as home to many colonies of gannets, Manx Shearwater, puffins, kittiwakes, shags, and razorbills.

What to see & do

Cardiff Castle - Located in Cardiff, this is stated to be the most popular tourist attraction in the city. It used to be the private domain of the Butes, the family who transformed Cardiff from a small town into the world's biggest coal port, until it was donated to the city in 1947. Tourists can enjoy a 50-minute guided tour around the castle to learn about its roots on Norse gods and history.

St. David’s Cathedral - This cathedral is located in St. David’s in the county of Pembrokeshire, on the most westerly point of Wales. The cathedral was built on the site of a sixth-century chapel around the 12th to the 14th centuries. August is the month where one1-hour guided tours are always available at 11:30 a.m. Otherwise tours should be booked ahead of time during the other months.

National Museum Cardiff - The museum is devoted mainly to natural history and art. The National Museum Cardiff is the centrepiece of the seven institutions dotted around the country that together form the Welsh National Museum. It's considered as one of Britain's best museums. Travellers are suggested to allot at least three hours to do it justice in terms of going around the museum to fully enjoy it.

How to get around within Wales

Travellers can use the principal railway connecting Chepstow, Newport, Cardiff, Swansea, Carmarthen, and Pembrokeshire. There are also branch lines from Newport, Cardiff, and Bridgend that serve the Wye Valley and the Vale of Usk. In North Wales, there is a main line that runs right along the north coast through Prestatyn, Rhyl, Colwyn Bay, Llandudno, and Bangor to Holyhead and a branch line between Wrexham and Shotton. Buses are also available in Wales where it travels both to local and cross country destinations.

How to get there

For travellers who are planning to visit Wales, it is accessible via Cardiff Airport. Cheap flights are available via Skyscanner, where a comprehensive list of destinations and their corresponding airlines are provided, along with the cheapest options and recent fare promos. The airlines that operate in Cardiff Airport include Thomson Airways, Vueling, Thomas Cook Airlines, Eastern Airways, Air Europa, and CityJet.

Flights to Wales

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