Cardiff walking tours

Fogo's Free
Cardiff Walking Tour 

Cardiff is one of the fastest growing capital cities in Europe; a young, vibrant, modern city with a strong Welsh identity.
Cardiff has undergone numerous transformations across across two millennia, from the Romans to Normans, through medieval times to the Cardiff's glory age as a major coal trading centre of Victorian Britain. The architectural legacy of industrial Cardiff even lives on today.
On this 2.5 hour historical and cultural walking tour of Cardiff city centre, discover landmarks, buildings, statues and characters from these 2,000 years of Cardiff's rich history, including....
Bute Park
Cardiff Castle 
Welsh Food
Owain Glyn Dwr
Principality Stadium
The Bute Family
Cardiff Market 
Welsh Language
St. John's Church 
Industrial Revolution
Aneurin Bevan
Cardiff's iconic Arcades 
and much more.....

*Tour information is correct as of April 2022.

If you are looking for weekday tour dates further into 2022 and beyond, they are currently unavailable to book. However, there will definitely we regular weekday tour options all year long.


Wednesday tours will likely change to Tuesdays and Thursday instead across summer, starting from Tuesday, 28 June until September.

Cardiff Tour Starting Point 

The Cardiff Free Walking Tour currently takes place every Wednesday, Saturday & Sunday at 11am (usually).  

*No Wednesday tour 18 May
*Wednesday 25 May has changed to Thursday 26 May
*Extra 11am tours available 2 & 3 June
*No tours on Wed 8, Sat 11 & Sun 12 June 

Advanced booking is currently essential for the Cardiff city tour. Please reserve your place in advance as some tours may become full.

Tours also potentially may not run if there are not enough pre-bookings 24 hours in advance. In the very rare event of this, you will be contacted the day before the tour.
The Cardiff Free Tour starts from the John Batchelor Statue on The Hayes.
Opposite the TK Maxx Store (CF10 1TD)
For information about social distancing measures, please check out our FAQs.
Look out for the green umbrella &/or green shirt
John Batchelor Statue, The Hayes, Cardiff
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Cardiff Blog

The Fog Blog features a range of blog posts about Cardiff, from fun facts to posts about history and the architecture of the city. 


Our new podcast series focuses upon areas of Cardiff in greater detail than is possible on a walking tour. First up is the statues of Cathay's Park. 

For recommendations 

on restaurants, attractions, public transport and even gifts, check out the Cardiff guide.