Family Days out UK

Right, so where shall we go today? Hands up for the beach, hands up for the zoo. Choose cheap family days out in Wales: perhaps a long walk up a mountain, or an amble round one of our free National Museums? Or are we in the mood for an adventure sport, or something less strenuous, preferably involving cake?

We’ve come up with family days out in Wales to suit all ages, tastes, budgets – whatever the time of year, and whatever the weather. Whatever you fancy, to be honest.

Cardiff Festival

Free family attractions

Mountains, beaches, the views – they’re all on the house. So are these attractions.

Barafundle Bay in bright sunshine

10 brilliant picnic spots

Fantastic places for an alfresco feast in Wales, as chosen by fans of our Facebook page.

Director Marc Evans with cameraman

Marc Evans’ Wales

The director of Visit Wales’ TV advertising campaigns tells us what’s special about Wales.

Nature Otter

Wild days out

Capture your families’ imagination with one of our ten wildlife experiences across Wales.

Waterfall on Nedd Fechan River

Waterfalls of Wales

Cool in summer and sculptural in winter, there’s something truly magical about Welsh waterfalls.

Evening reflections on Lake Cwellyn, Snowdonia

Welsh lakes & reservoirs

Go kayaking, cycling, walking or wildlife-watching in our beautiful lakeland landscapes.

The mad hatter and the white rabbit from the Looking Glass Theatre Group

Family friendly Llandudno

For the best family fun in Llandudno and Conwy try these ideas from The Family Adventure Project.