Posted: Wed 17th Feb 2016

Make their day with a trip to the Bay! /
This article is old - Published: Wednesday, Feb 17th, 2016

This February half-term is guaranteed to be a memorable one if you keep the kids entertained in and around Cardiff Bay. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

Cardiff International White Water is offering fun-filled family white water rafting sessions at the reduced price of just £17.50 per person (normally £25). You can take advantage of this fantastic deal on Wednesdays at 6-8pm throughout February and March. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

Other action-packed activities are also available starting from £10 per person, including canoeing and kayaking and the aerial adventure Air Trail! The Indoor Surfing machine is also an exciting way to try bodyboarding from £22.50 for children. To book, call 029 2082 9970 or visit for further details. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

The Cardiff Bay Barrage is perfect for a stroll or cycle as you soak up the fresh air spectacular sea views, and watch the boats pass through the locks. The kids can enjoy exhibitions, a play area, Skate Plaza, adiZone outdoor gym and nature-spotting at the Wetland Reserve, all for free! ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

Why not extend your walk to take in the circular Bay Trail? It showcases the Bay’s rich heritage, taking you past iconic landmarks, such as Wales Millennium Centre, Pierhead building and Norwegian Church. You can also stop off at one of the many waterfront cafés or restaurants along the way. Maps of the route are available from the Cardiff Tourist Information Centre. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

Or if you’d prefer to escape from the hustle and bustle of the city, Cardiff Sea Safaris are running fast speed RIB trips to Flat Holm on 14th and21st February. Just five miles off the coast, the island boasts a fascinating history and an abundance of wildlife, all waiting to be discovered on a guided tour. Then before you head home pop in to the cosy pub or pick up a souvenir in the gift shop. Book now at . ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

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