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Llandaff Cathedral

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Neighbourhood: Llandaff
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Address: | The Deanery The Cathedral Green, Cardiff CF5 2YF, Wales
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Very easy to get to on the bus from the city center. Lovely little place with lots to see, and the village is lovely too. We had a good look around, there are lots of interesting... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Carol T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very easy to get to on the bus from the city center. Lovely little place with lots to see, and the village is lovely too. We had a good look around, there are lots of interesting things to see.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The cathedral city within a capital city - Llandaf - is a pleasure. A tranquil haven 2 miles or so from the city centre, easily walkable through Bute Park and Potcanna Fields in 45-50 mins or by no.24/25/64/65 bus (£1.80 one way/£3.60 all day unlimited travel, correct change only, awkward Bws Caerdydd company!). The main door is open all day,... More 

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Sussex, England
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely Cathedral with friendly helpful guides, highly recommended as a place to recharge your emotional batteries

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Ottery St. Mary, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Friendly lady waits by the door and gives you leaflets that shows information about the cathedral, have some interesting history to it.

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

Great architecture and some Gothic type pics can be done here. However, there's not much else to it and doesn't take that long to explore (in my opinion)

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

For any one who likes history this is well worth a visit. We certainly enjoyed walking round the Cathedral and grounds

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

Have lived near Cardiff for a long time, decided to visit and wow! Welcoming guides, happy to talk you through the details of the artefacts and architecture of the Cathedral. Stunning mix of ancient and more modern.

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Lydbrook, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

I have to start the review by admitting I am biased. Years ago, in a previous century, I grew up in Cardiff and as a child and teenager occasionally visited Llandaff Cathedral and the nearby cemetery where some forebears are buried. As a result my return furnished me with much joy as so little had changed. Granted Llandaff is much... More 

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Merthyr Tydfil, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

wonderful music -- but take a cushion the chairs are awful. lovely building, but greeters are are not particularly friendly.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

Bit of a trek from Cardiff, but well worth, if you are going by bus, have the correct money, there is no change given. Beautiful and quiet place, one the highlight of my visit to Cardiff. Be aware there are a lot steps down to the Cathedral, or a steep incline. Village lovely with a park and ruins. Their is... More 

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