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The Chester Tour

Town Hall Northgate Street, Chester CH1 2HJ, England
+44 845 647 7868
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History with Humour

About twelve of us set off from the information centre with Mary-Anne as our guide. She is funny... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Perth, Australia
Superb Tour!

My disabled daughter and I (she is in a wheelchair) thoroughly enjoyed this tour. Our Guide (Peggy... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
manchester, UK
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All tours are led by fully qualified Blue and Green Badge Guides.A guided tour of Chester is the best way of seeing the city and there is a tour at 10.30am every day of the year. Tours generally last for approx 1.5 hrs so even if you are in Chester for a few hours make the most of your time here and let one of our experienced guides show you all the highlights of this beautiful city. A variety of sightseeing tours and themed walks are available all year round for both groups and individual visitors. Public tours run daily throughout the year (some tours are seasonal and availability should be checked prior to arrival). All tours are available all year round to private parties and groups but must be pre-booked.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Town Hall Northgate Street, Chester CH1 2HJ, England
+44 845 647 7868

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Reviewed 6 days ago

About twelve of us set off from the information centre with Mary-Anne as our guide. She is funny, witty, smart, informative and knows her stuff. She took us to places most tourists (and locals) wouldn't even think of, and gave us the story on each....More

Thank foreveryoung191
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My disabled daughter and I (she is in a wheelchair) thoroughly enjoyed this tour. Our Guide (Peggy) was not only extremely knowledgable and entertaining but also took account of our limited mobility and worked the tour well around this. We really didn't miss out on...More

Thank dwoodmanchester_UK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did this 90minute walking tour and it was well worth the £7. Our guide (sorry we didn't catch your name but it was a lady who did the tour on 29/08/17)was very enthusiastic, knowledgeable and made the experience fun and very interesting. We have...More

1  Thank EleCheshire
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This tour was so great! A very knowledgeable Scottish gentleman gave a fantastic tour for seven pounds a person. I would say teens and adults would love it. He showed us many interesting sites in Chester including the Georgian homes and he explained the concept...More

Thank Katharine W
Reviewed 8 July 2017

We did the walking tour today and it was great. A very comprehensive, informative and funny tour by Steven for an hour and a half. Very worthwhile and highly recommended.

1  Thank Fluffy010
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Our favourite way to get started on a city break is to take a walking tour. Chester has its own guides and they run tours from the information centre next to the Town Hall every day. I cannot remember the name of our guide, a...More

4  Thank Peter Z
Reviewed 31 May 2017

This is the only way to see and appreciate historic Chester. Our guide was Pat, and it was obvious that she had a love for the city, and was happy to show it to others. Her enthusiasm made a special city even better. Chester is...More

2  Thank ellenjdlmsw
Reviewed 13 May 2017

We only dropped in to the information centre at the town hall to pick up a map, but were invited to join a one-and-a-half hour walking tour of the city for seven quid each, which we accepted. It turned out to be a very good...More

1  Thank peterjackson692
Reviewed 5 May 2017

We did the Secret Chester Castle Tour, but it is run by the same people as do The Chester Tour, hence me posting the review here. The tour was superb. The tour guide, Liz, was excellent. Excitingly, we got to see lots of hidden Chester,...More

1  Thank Alan H
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Excellent tour with plenty of information and interesting facts, it was so good that after taking the tour ourselves we booked Peter for a private tour in German for friends that we had visiting, they were amazed at Peter's depth of knowledge and his grasp...More

2  Thank glenben
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Dawn S
13 November 2016|
Response from pike133 | Reviewed this property |
Am not sure, i booked on the website