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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:

  • dara355
    Derry, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Fantastic Tour of Bristol!
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 9th January 2018
    My husband and I really enjoyed this tour. We decided to do it to get a feel for the city as it was our first time there. There were only 4 of us on the tour that morning but we didn't mind and it... Read full review
  • schraver
    Zevenbergen, The Netherlands
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Super walk, lots of laughs
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 4th January 2018
    We, 4 Dutchies, very much enjoyed the tour as it was a perfect mix of exercise (walk), street art that you might not find on your own and of course the (typical British) humor and comments of Duncan... Read full review
  • Cooper1275
    Market Harborough, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Informative and value for money
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 4th January 2018
    Thoroughly enjoyed this, it covered all a wide range of stuff about Bristol. Out tour guide was fun and kept the whole gorups attention for two hours. He revealed he too was a former secret street... 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 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)

* Tours run Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.

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