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Stag Activities in Cardiff, Swansea, Wales

Stag Activities in Cardiff & Swansea

Cardiff & Swansea are the perfect destinations for a stag do. You can combine adrenaline fuelled activities like abseiling and canyoning in Wales with a great night out! A Cardiff stag weekend has something to offer for everyone with stunning scenery for the outdoor adventurers, matched with friendly locals, and vibrant nightlife.

The search for the perfect stag do location is over, Wales is the ultimate adventure destination for your stag weekend!

Choose from our most popular stag activities-

Gorge Scrambling (aka Canyoning)

Our Gorge Scrambling experience in Wales (aka Canyoning) typically involves scrambling, climbing, crawling, waterfall jumps and much more, set in beautiful surroundings. Fancy something different? How about a stag do in the Brecon Beacons National Park.

Surf Kayaking

If you are looking for the ultimate ‘white water’ experience then try our Surf Kayaking experience for heart thumping, adrenaline rushing excitement!

Climbing & Abseiling

Get a fantastic introduction to Outdoor climbing & abseiling, ideal for those on a stag do in Wales who are looking for their first outdoor rock climbing experience. Ask any climber and they will tell you that indoor climbing is great, but outdoors is where the fun really happens.


Coasteering involves climbing, scrambling, traversing, cliff jumping and swimming in some of the most spectacular coastal regions in Wales. You’ll find yourself swimming through sea caves, climbing along untouched coastal regions and taking dramatic cliff jumps into the sea.

Survival Experience & Overnight Wild Camping

Learn survival skills on your stag do in Wales at our exclusive wild camping woodland site in the heart of the Brecon Beacons. Option for an overnight wild camping experience- your own exclusive pitch on privately owned woodland in the waterfall country of the Brecon Beacons

A stag do in Cardiff doesn't have to cost the earth, with single activities from only £40pp!

Why Choose Cardiff for Your Stag Weekend?

Cardiff is the perfect place for a stag weekend and is easily accessible from the rest of the UK, removing the expense of heading abroad. At Blue Ocean Activities and Events, we can offer you a diverse range of Welsh outdoor activities, breathtaking scenery, and a warm welcome.

The great thing about Cardiff is that you can visit any time of the year and still have a fantastic time. If you’re planning to visit the Brecon Beacons the warmer months are ideal, but with Cardiff hen weekends and stag dos, the party never stops, regardless of the season.

Here are just a few reasons why a stag weekend in Cardiff is sure to be a winner:

Adventure Activities: From surfing, coasteering, and kayaking to mountain biking, hiking, and caving, Wales has something for every adrenaline junkie.

Natural Beauty: Wales is home to some of the most stunning landscapes in the world ready for you and your group of pals to explore, including the breathtaking Brecon Beacons.

Best of Both Worlds: Best men and groomsmen plan stag activities near Cardiff and Swansea because the stag party can enjoy the best of both worlds – bustling bars and lively clubs just up the road from outdoor bliss!

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Cardiff Bay Stag Do

A Cardiff Stag Do to Remember!

Wales is home to a wealth of adventure activities so matter what your mates enjoy there is a type of stag to suit every group. We have tons of outdoor options for your stag do in Wales!

Here are some of the best stag activities to try in Wales:

Gorge Scrambling: Only 45minutes from Cardiff, join us on one of the most popular Cardiff Stag do activities. 

Surf Kayaking: Learn a new skill on the rugged Welsh coastline and experience the thrill of riding the waves doing an activity that only requires a very low surf to enjoy.

Coasteering: Explore the incredible Pembrokeshire coastline through a unique combination of swimming, climbing, and jumping. Listed as one of the World’s Greatest Adventures in the Lonely Planet Guidebook, you won’t find many better stag do ideas near Cardiff!

Mountain Biking: Get on your bike and bond by tackling the challenging terrain of South Wales and explore the Taff Trail on two wheels.

Caving Experience: A stag do in the Brecon Beacons could include caving, something completely unusual to experience on a stag! Head to Porth Yr Ogof and we’ll provide you with all the kit you need to explore and enjoy!

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Cardiff Bay Stag Do

Planning a Stag Weekend in Wales

Planning a stag do especially if you haven’t done it before can be a challenge but our handy checklist will really help.

At Blue Ocean Activities and Events we can give you the core activities to build the best stag do in Wales and our helpful advisors can point you in the right direction for nightlife and accommodation for stags in Cardiff, Swansea and the Brecon Beacons.

Is Cardiff a good location for a stag do?

Cardiff is a guaranteed hit – the ultimate destination for a stag party, offering a massive range of activities during the day and an electrifying party scene at night. It’s a city known for its size, energy, and non-stop excitement. With an array of amazing bars, restaurants, and clubs, the groom is guaranteed an unforgettable send-off with a Cardiff stag.

What about a Swansea stag do?

Swansea is quickly becoming a premier destination for a wild and unforgettable stag do experience. It is giving Cardiff a run for its money with its thriving nightlife. With its coastal location, there are plenty of options for both land and water-based activities, making a Swansea stag do an epic choice.  Imagine starting the day with a surf, followed by an afternoon of paintballing, and finishing the night with a wild party – that’s the ultimate stag itinerary in Swansea.

Our Wales Stag Do List

  •  Choose Your Destination: With so many great destinations to choose from In Wales, it can be tricky to decide where to go but the chances are for a stag you’ll choose Cardiff or Swansea, while the Brecon Beacons is a great choice for an outdoor adventure.
  • Book Accommodation: Get in there early and book your accommodation in advance to ensure you get the best deal and have a comfortable place to stay during your stag weekend.
  • Plan Your Itinerary: Once you’ve got your head count, decide on the activities you want to do and make sure to book them in advance to avoid disappointment. Our team can help you price up an exciting Wales stag do ready to let the Whatsapp group know!
  • Pack Appropriately: For an outdoor stag in Cardiff, Swansea or anywhere in Wales be sure to pack appropriate clothing and equipment for the activities you have planned. For the colder months bring plenty of waterproofs and layers, plus some decent footwear. Don’t forget some fancy dress for the groom as well!
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