The Welsh capital is a top place for a stag weekend, with tons of fun and boozy activities to choose from. Not sure where to start? This classic stag itinerary features the city’s best activities, rated by stag groups like you. Take a look and recreate the iconic stag do in Cardiff.


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Stay: 2 nights at Ibis Budget Cardiff Centre


Ibis Budget is a clean and comfortable budget-friendly hotel in Cardiff’s city centre. It’s basic yet modern, just 10 minutes’ walk to the main train station and the surrounding nightlife, making it a great base for your classic stag do. Cardiff Bay is 15 minutes’ walk away, perfect for morning strolls along the waterfront.

Day 1: Friday night

Do: boat party cruise


Party the night away and take in the sights from Cardiff Bay on a lively booze cruise. You’ll have hot dogs, snacks and drinks from the bar as you set sail for three hours, with a soundtrack of top tunes to get you all up on your feet dancing under the stars.

Drink: booth & drinks reservation at PRYZM


Enter PRYZM, one of Cardiff’s top after-dark destinations. With a huge ten bars and seven themed rooms, it’s easy to lose yourself on this incredible night out. Entry is included, and you’ll have your very own booth reserved and a drinks package including a bottle of Smirnoff, two bottles of prosecco and mixers.

Day 2: Saturday morning

Do: white water rafting


Dare to face the fast-flowing rapids aboard your raft as you paddle your way through a tricky championship-quality route full of turbulent twists and turns. Work as a team as you try to overcome the thrills of white water rafting and try not to fall in.

Day 2: Saturday afternoon

Do: whiskey & beer masterclass


Discover the secrets of whisky in a hidden speakeasy, tucked away in the city centre. Find the golden feather, ring the bell and be escorted into the wonderful world of whisky. Here you’ll taste five different whiskies, two beers and a selection of canapes in an exclusive prohibition-style atmosphere.

Day 2: Saturday night

Watch: comedy show and meal


Get the lads together for a few drinks and a laugh at The Glee Club, home of hilarious live stand-up from touring comedians and rising talent. You’ll have entry included, seats reserved and a meal, with a fully-stocked bar to keep you in high spirits.

Drink: VIP booth reservation at Tiger Tiger


Celebrate Saturday night with a big night out at clubbing classic, Tiger Tiger. With stylish, opulent decors and your own VIP package including a reserved area and plenty of beer, you can party the night away without having to queue for hours.

Day 3: Sunday morning

Eat: brunch


The perfect way to start the day or recover from the night before, enjoy a big breakfast and a draught beer at Bella Italia and your hangover will soon be forgotten. During your reservation, you’ll enjoy a range of breakfast options and a choice of prosecco, tea or coffee.

Do: footgolf


Experience the ingenious combination of football and golf in this fun activity. It’s basically golf, except you kick the ball around the course, instead of using a club, into oversized holes. Test your skill and compete against your mates to see who is the ultimate footgolf player to end the weekend on a win.

Here we’ve included our most iconic stag activities in Cardiff, based on real ratings and reviews. If you’re looking for the classic stag experience, this is for you. For more inspiration for your stag do, check out our stag do activities.