Cardiff TV & movie tours

Our most recommended Cardiff TV & movie tours

From Barry Island: Gavin and Stacey Tour

1. From Barry Island: Gavin and Stacey Tour

Discover the locations of the Gavin and Stacey TV show by mini-coach. Then visit the home of Stacey, the arcade where Nessa works, and the church where Nessa nearly gets married to Dave. You’ll have opportunities to stop, take pictures, and see the locations up close. The tour will end at the Barry Island seafront. As tour a guest, you will have an exclusive opportunity to go inside the home of Stacey and Gwen. It’s also a great way to see Barry Island and its surrounding areas as your guide shows you the sites from the hugely popular TV show.

Cardiff: Doctor Who Walking Tour

2. Cardiff: Doctor Who Walking Tour

Cardiff has been the home of Doctor Who since the show returned in 2005 and on this fully guided walking tour you will get to see where over 30 memorable scenes from more than 20 episodes have taken place. This is then followed by a walking tour around Cardiff city center and includes the scene of Danny Pinks death from Series 8, a visit to the National Museum of Wales which has hosted many scenes from the show, the site of Donna Nobles ill fated wedding, Rose Tyler’s workplace and much more. Your guide will show you how terrestrial and intergalactic scenes were filmed on location in Cardiff and give you the chance to follow in the footsteps of four of the Doctors’ and their assistants. Please note that due to the nature of the locations visited this tour is not wheelchair or pram friendly.

Cardiff: Private Doctor Who Walking Tour

3. Cardiff: Private Doctor Who Walking Tour

Walk through the world of Doctor Who in Cardiff as you encounter the show's most iconic filming locations. See how Cardiff has featured in the modern show from the first the episode to the most recent stories. On this tour you will discover 30 filming locations that reference up to a 100 different episodes all over central Cardiff. Your guide will reveal all of Cardiff's major geographic landmarks and notable buildings that are used in the show. Head to the glamorous Civic Centre area and stroll through the old city center towards the modern Cardiff Bay area. Finish your tour at the home of the Doctor Who spinoff "Torchwood" in Cardiff Bay.

Cardiff: Doctor Who Walking Tour

4. Cardiff: Doctor Who Walking Tour

Walk in the footsteps of Doctor Who as you explore the locations that the world-famous franchise was filmed in, around the vibrant city of Cardiff. Enjoy a fascinating journey through the history of Cardiff and the production of Doctor Who, as well as learning behind-the-scenes stories from the BBC hit series. Gain captivating insights into the rise and fall of the largest coal-exporting city in the world during the 20th century, and get invaluable tips on the highlights of modern-day Cardiff. Learn about the hidden gems of the city, such as the best places to buy Welsh cakes and try traditional Welsh dishes. Admire impressive Dr. Who filming sites along the way such as Millennium Stadium, the National Museum of Wales, and the Welsh Parliament building.

Cardiff: Doctor Who Car Tour

5. Cardiff: Doctor Who Car Tour

Prepare yourself for an intergalactic adventure on this half-day car tour of Doctor Who locations in Cardiff. Doctor Who is filmed on location in and around Cardiff, and makes use of locations such as the Millennium Centre, Llandaff Village, and Cardiff Bay. Get a chance to see Amy Pond’s village, Farringham village, sites from Doctor Who spin-offs The Sarah Jane Adventures and Torchwood, plus many other familiar Doctor Who locations and landmarks along the way. Learn how the show is made and get trivia about some of the stars from the show. Have the chance to stop on several occasions, stretch your legs, take pictures, and see the locations up close. The tour will finish back at Cardiff Bay.

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What people are saying about Cardiff

Overall rating

4.9 / 5

based on 48 reviews

Absolutely brilliant tour, from the moment we stepped onto Dave's Coaches!! Tour guide was an absolute star and very knowledgeable kept my interest, would recommend to anyone

Amazing experience if your a Gavin and Stacey fan, definitely recommend and worth the money and a great tour guide. She was brilliant!!

Would 100% recommend! And do again! The staff are amazing, really make the experience. Go to do and see so much!! 10/10

Wow just amazing , the tour was every thing I wish it be and more x

Loved it and the tour guides were so good at what they do