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The Ultimate Bristol Walking Tour

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John Cabot

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Combine the fascinating history of Bristol with the city's best street art on this tour which takes in many of the sights and interesting facts.

The walk starts from outside Bristol Cathedral at 11.30am on Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.

The route is;
After discussing the Cathedral and Mayor's Chapel, you'll leave College Green across Park Street past Banksy's Well Hung Lover to Frogmore Street and the Hatchet Pub. You'll then pass Merchant Houses on Orchard Street, Protheroe's Warhouse and the Hippodrome to St. Augustine's Parade describing the covering of the River Frome and the Saxon town walls.

Next you'll head up Clare Street to Leonard Lane and on to Nelson Street to take in the street art. Next taking st. John's Steep to Broad Street and up to the Corn Exchange and St. Nicholas Market.

Down to St. Nicholas Church discussing the old city gate and Castle and to Welsh Back. The Llandoger Trow discussing Robinson Crusoe and Treasure Island to Queens square to discuss the Bristol riots. Next to the John Cabot statue on the Harbourside describing his voyage and the Matthew. Finishing by crossing the floating harbour to the Ostrich Pub.

You can buy tickets from the Tourist Information Centre on the Harbourside.

Or for more information - please visit the website

 

 

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Recent Reviews:

  • JustineB31
    Sydney, Australia
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Fantastic tour with entertaining and knowledgeable guide.
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 20th June 2017
    We thoroughly enjoyed our tour and certainly learnt a lot while being entertained along the way. Duncan balances interesting snippets of information with useful tips on how to make the most of a... Read full review
  • Mrs Angela D
    Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Fantastic guide
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 17th June 2017
    Duncan our guide was witty, knowledgeable and very informative about the street art. One of the best walking tours I have done. Highly recommend it. Read full review
  • Craig B
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Great educational walk around the city and riverside
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 12th June 2017
    My girlfriend and I did this walk last Sunday after emailing Duncan (the guide) last week. He was great with confirming the walk would go ahead and was really friendly throughout the walk. The walk... Read full review
outside Bristol Cathedral entrance
College Green
Bristol

Tel: +44 (0)7909 221 684

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Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)

* Tours run Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.

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