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The Ultimate Bristol Walking Tour

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John Cabot

About

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:

  • Alistair D
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Superb Introduction to Bristol
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 19th May 2017
    Despite the intermittent showers of rain this was a thoroughly engaging and informative walking tour - the two hours flew by. Duncan went out of his way to get to know the needs and interests of the... Read full review
  • Jacky Roger G
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Fun and informative tour
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 17th May 2017
    This was a fantastic tour - Duncan was very knowledgeable about the street and also the history of Bristol's pirates. It was a very good way of seeing the centre of Bristol and with Duncan's... Read full review
  • Kim R
    Margaret River, Australia
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Excellent Introduction to Bristol
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 17th May 2017
    Highly recommend doing this tour early in your visit to Bristol. Very informative about the street art scene as well as the history and architectural styles. Information was given in manageable bites... 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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