Swansea ("mouth of the River Tawe") is a coastal City status in the United Kingdom and subdivisions of Wales in Wales.  Swansea is in the Historic counties of Wales of Glamorgan. Situated on the sandy South West Wales coast, the county area includes the Gower Peninsula and the Lliw uplands. Swansea is the second most populous city in Wales after Cardiff and the third most List of Welsh principal areas by population in Wales after Cardiff and Rhondda Cynon Taf. During its 19th century industrial heyday, Swansea was one of the key centres of the world copper industry.

Why visit?

  • Swansea's city centre is full of history, with a range of attractions to explore. From the National Waterfront Museum to the Dylan Thomas Centre.
  • Swansea is home to some of the most beautiful beaches in the UK, with miles of golden sand and crystal clear waters. From the popular Rhossili Bay to the secluded Oxwich Bay.
  • Swansea is known for its lively nightlife, with a range of bars, clubs and pubs to choose from. Whether you're looking for a quiet drink or a wild night out, you'll find it in Swansea.