The National Slate Museum and Tintern Abbey receive UK Awards of Excellence

Why they are a must-see on your next trip to Britain

Travelers are raving about The National Slate Museum and Tintern Abbey! They have been selected among the top 25 attractions in the UK according to customers of CIE Tours. To celebrate the achievement, the coach tour company has honored both attractions with UK Awards of Excellence. 

Currently, CIE Tours operates seven journeys that showcase Wales in the itinerary. 

You'll discover the National Slate museum on the following CIE Tours:

National Slate Museum 2The museum is set in Snowdonia National park at the site of an authentic slate quarry. A trip reveals the history of the region. You’ll be transported to the late 19th century as you enter the homes once occupied by the site's workers and marvel as you watch craftsmen turn stone into works of art. 






Make your very own pilgrimage to Tintern Abbey on the following CIE Tour:

Tintern AbbeyNestled in the countryside of South East Wales, this 12th Century monastery tells the story of the Cistercian monks who worshipped there. The abbey showcases authentic Gothic architecture and boasts views to the heavens within its open shell structure.  






Check out all of CIE's tours that feature Wales here.

The award winners were selected using an independent evaluation survey completed by over 20,000 CIE Tours International customers.