Williams on TourTour ID: 257


Williams on Tour

Williams is a surname of Welsh origin, the 3rd most popular surname in both Wales and the USA, and common throughout the English speaking world.

Take a tour of Wales, exploring the contribution made by those with the famous surname 'Williams'.

Ideal for those who share the same surname, the itinerary can be adapted to include your own family genealogy. Tours can be tailored to suit individuals or multi-generational families.

We will get to visit the Isle of Anglesey, Snowdonia National Park, Brecon Beacons National Park, the Valleys of South Wales, the Vale of Glamorgan and the capital city of Cardiff.

Welsh characters can include:

  • Edward Williams (Iolo Morganwg) - poet and antiquarian, who had a notable and lasting impact on Welsh culture 
  • Sir Kyffin Willaims - defining artist of Wales in the 20th century
  • Thomas Williams - 'The Copper King'. Industrialist, Member of Parliament and richest man in Wales (Parys Mountain, once the largest Copper Mine in the world is pictured above)
  • Zephaniah Williams - Coal miner and political campaigner for increased voting rights for workers.

According to your specific interest, personalities in many fields can be added, including religion, sport and architecture.

If you are a fellow Member of Coach Tourism Council or Group Travel Organisers Association, please contact the Guide for exclusive discounts

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Coach, Minibus or Private Car




7 Days



Alternative Start Points: Heathrow Airport