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Gavin and Stacey TV Locations Tour of Barry Island

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    What to Expect
    Head to Barry Island, near Cardiff, and meet your local guide -- a keen

    Gavin and Stacey fan! The hugely popular series documents the relationship between

    Gavin and Stacey – likeable characters from very different areas of Britain. While Gav hails from Essex in England, bubbly Stacey is as Welsh as they come, and the comedy centers on the cultural differences between them, their families and friends.

    Hop aboard and enjoy this fun filled tour that visits filming locations while riding around town. Stop at the best sites to stretch your legs, take photos and see the locations up close.

    As you travel your guide will entertain you with trivia about the hit TV series and behind-the-scenes stories about the cast. Learn about James Corden who played Smithy (Gav’s best mate) and hear how he co-wrote the series with Ruth Jones – the actress who brought the no-nonsense character of Nessa to life.

    Pay a visit to Barrie’s amusement arcade to see where Nessa once worked and take a seat in her chair where she gossiped for many an hour about Stacey’s relationship woes. Pose for photos in front of Stacey’s terraced house, and hear all about Uncle Bryn who frequently popped over for a 'crackin' omelet cooked by Stacey’s mum.

    Head to Barry Island seafront in the center of town and finish your tour with a stroll along the promenade.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Ynys y Barri/Barry Island, Barry CF62 5TH, UK
    Departure Time
    1:30 PM
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Transport by coach
    • Professional guide
    • Entry/Admission - Brit Movie Tours
    • Gratuities
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Food and drinks
    • Round-trip transport from Cardiff to Barry
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    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    Absolutely brilliant tour!! Would recommend to any Gavin and Stacey fans! The tour guide was brilliant and added to the whole experience too!

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank Vickie C
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    We got picked up from the station and was greeted by a lovely tour guide. They pulled up in Dave’s coaches with the music from gavin and Stacey blasting!!! We stopped off at where Dave’s caravan was, the church Nessa and Dave almost got married...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank Sarah S
    Reviewed 9 September 2019 via mobile

    What a great tour! I booked it as an anniversary present for the wife who is a fan and i really enjoyed it... Great tour guide and Kevin the driver lol Dave coaches.. Fantastic great for everyone... Thanks

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Roger C
    Reviewed 17 August 2019 via mobile

    My granddaughter are I are massive fans of Gavin and Stacey this was a very exciting trip. The tour was everything we had hoped for with fantastic stops and a great tour guide! Would highly recommend to anyone who is a fan of Gavin and...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Gillie1906
    Reviewed 11 August 2019 via mobile

    Fantastic day out and loved visiting the sites of the show. Glenda was a legend allowing us to look inside her home. Recommend to any fan of the show

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Brant6783
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    20 June 2019|
    Response from AmyL459 | Reviewed this property |
    There is a car park across the road from Barry Island train station at only £6 all day. The trip does involve some walking... we had a lady on our trip heavily pregnant and she struggled (the hot weather didn’t help this!!)
    Suzy S
    16 June 2018|
    Response from Bernie F |
    Hi Suzy. You can contact someone direct if you ring up the tour provider. Thanks, Bernie
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