To provide you with the best experience on this website, cookies are used. By using the site it's assumed that you're happy with our use of cookies. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. More info on cookies.
Allow cookies

Go on a tour with with Pirate Pete

Leaving from outside We The Curious, Millennium Square, Harbourside, Bristol, BS1 5DB

Tel: +44 (0)7950 566 483

Add Go on a tour with with Pirate Pete to your Itinerary

Pirate Pete

About

*** Walks will be re-starting from Saturday 18 July at 2pm. Walks will be conductied everyday after that. Customers will need to email peterthepirate@hotmail.com to book a date and preferred time slot, check availability ***

Bristol Pirate Walks are fun and informative charting Bristol's often grizzly 16th-18th century maritime history highlighting slavery, discovery, trading, and of course piracy. Run by the very charismatic Pirate Pete, the one-hour guided tours are packed-full of interesting historical insights, facts and anecdotes around Bristol's historic Harbourside. During the walk, you’ll encounter Long John Silver’s treasure chest in the smugglers cave, visit Treasure Island’s Spy Glass Inn where the press gangs roamed, as well as uncover Blackbeard’s Lair in the medieval port.

COVID INFORMATION:
Before each walk guests will be instructed to, where possible, keep a suitable distance from other people. For example, when waiting at crossings and traffic lights. Take precautions where this is not possible. As this is an outside walk, masks are not necessary. A track and trace sheet will be provided for customers to fill in before every walk.

Walks have been updated to include the story of Guinea Street which featured on the BBC programme ‘A House Through Time’, and the background to Edward Colston.

The Swashbuckling Tales book, will also be available to purchase at a special offer of £10 on the day of every walk, signed by Pirate Pete himself. Books will also be available to purchase direct at £15 including postage. Send an e-mail to peterthepirate@hotmail.com to request your book now! An ideal gift for friends and relatives worldwide as well as a great suvionier.

Home school service details are available on www.piratewalks.com

Walks run throughout the year. Please contact for availability and to book.
Bristol Pirate Walks can be booked at the Tourist Information Centre or via Pirate Pete direct.

Read moreHow to have a pirate-themed day out in Bristol

Opening Times

Operating (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)
DayTimes
The above times should be used as an indicator during the recovery phase from the global pandemic.

Please double-check details by visiting the website via the link above before you visit

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

3.5 of 5 stars
    • Excellent
      13
    • Very Good
      3
    • Average
      4
    • Poor
      2
    • Terrible
      4

    Recent Reviews:

    • xana2573
      Leytron, Switzerland
      Trip Type:
      Family
      Expensive walk
      3 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 21st March 2018
      We have to install an app who costet 2£ and it's a map with letters A to H and we have to follow the way to understand the story of the pirates. It's a little walk but wonderful to see because it's... Read full review
    • Tatiana S
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      good walk
      3 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 21st March 2018
      This activity allowed me to discover the city and the history of pirates. To do this activity, you have to pay two francs aplication on the phone which gives us a way to follow in the city... Read full review
    • SassieB
      Herts
      Pirate Pete
      3 of 5 stars
      Monday, 23rd September 2019
      There are several pirate tours of Bristol - and this profile seems to be a mix of all of them. This is a review of Pirate Pete. We arranged to meet Pete by the Beetle at 2pm, but found him over by... Read full review

    What's Nearby

    1. The Bristol Hotel

      As one of the city’s premier places to stay, The Bristol offers visitors a unique…

      0.13 miles away
    2. Overlook the Floating Harbour from The Bristol hotel

      The Bristol Hotel enjoys an unbeatable waterfront location in the heart of Bristol

      0.13 miles away
    3. Bristol Marriott Royal Hotel

      Explore vibrant Bristol city and harbour by staying at Bristol Marriott Royal Hotel.

      0.14 miles away
    1. SITU Serviced Apartments

      SITU are global accommodation specialists providing corporate business and professional…

      0.19 miles away
    2. SACO Bristol - Broad Quay

      Set in the buzzing heart of Bristol, these apartments are within a short stroll of the…

      0.2 miles away
    3. Radisson Blu Bristol

      Stunning hotel in the centre of Bristol, with amazing views and 176 modern guest rooms

      0.21 miles away
    4. Get a birds-eye view across the city with a room at Radisson Blu

      Floor-to-ceiling tinted windows take in the Harbour, the city, the centre and beyond –…

      0.21 miles away
    5. Your Stay Bristol - Marsh House

      New development in the heart of Bristol's historic centre of deluxe one and two bedroom…

      0.24 miles away
    6. Sleep in a floating hostel

      A floating hostel in Bristol’s Floating Harbour, the Kyle Blue provides sleeping…

      0.26 miles away
    7. Kyle Blue Bristol

      Moored in the heart of Bristol’s historic harbour, the Kyle Blue provides sleeping…

      0.26 miles away
    8. Bristol Backpackers

      Bunk Beds in dorms or private rooms.Sociable lounge, bar and kitchen.ID required to check…

      0.28 miles away
    9. Southville Guest House

      If you like a clean, modern, relaxed atmosphere with colour and fresh flowers then you…

      0.35 miles away
    10. Mercure Bristol Brigstow Hotel

      City Centre hotel featuring great dining and views of the river

      0.39 miles away
    11. Stay in a Rooftop Retro Rocket Caravan

      A stylish, contemporary family-run guesthouse, nestled in the heart of Bristol's buzzing…

      0.39 miles away
    12. Brooks Guesthouse Bristol

      The stunning Brooks Guest House Bristol is a boutique guesthouse in central Bristol.

      0.4 miles away
    13. SACO Bristol - West India House

      These 4 star city centre waterfront apartments are an ideal alternative to hotels,…

      0.41 miles away
    Previous Next

    What's Nearby

    Directions

    Road Directions

    Find out about the latest on the roads and get travel directions from TravelWest.info

    Public Transport Directions

    For comprehensive information about getting here by public transport, please visit TravelWest.info

    Search For What's Nearby

    Product Type
    Proximity
    Within miles

    Downloads & links

    Discover More

    Related

    Pirate PeteBristol Pirate Walks, Harbourside