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The Chester Tour

Meet at Chester's Official Visitor Information Centre, Town Hall Square, Chester, Cheshire, CH1 2HJ

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About Us

Be enthralled by the tales and anecdotes of those who have contributed to the rich heritage of this much-loved city, beginning in Roman times, through the vibrant Medieval expansion period, the desperation of the Civil War, the Georgian elegance and the Victorian revival, right up to the present day.

Daily at 10.30am and again at 2pm Easter – end October

Meet your Guide at the Town Hall Visitor Information Centre

Max 25 people per tour. Tour lasts approximately 90 minutes

Arrive at the Town Hall Visitor Information Centre 15 minutes before the start time to buy your ticket direct from the Guide

Tickets direct from the Guide on the day: £7 adult, £6 concession, £16 family (2 adults and 2 children under 16 years). www.chestertours.org.uk

This tour can be booked privately for a group by emailing chesterwalkingtours@gmail.com

 

Guide Prices

£7 adult, £6 concession, £16 family (2 adults and 2 children under 16 years)

Directions

Road Directions

The Town Hall is located on Northgate Street, opposite the Cathedral and adjacent to the bus station.

Public Transport Directions

Only one minute walk from Chester Bus Exchange; 20 minutes walk from Chester Railway Station

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Recent Reviews:

  • John D
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Walking Tour
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 16th April 2018
    We joined the 14 00 tour which lasted for about 90 minutes, just right. Our guide Liz was excellent, a good coverage of history without lots of dates, but interesting stories,asking the group... Read full review
  • johnbda105
    Sheffield, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Good and not so good
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 11th April 2018
    We went of the vintage open top bus tour.I was able to leave my wheel chair at the bus stop looked after by a very nice man. It was very good the lady who did the commentary was excellent she... Read full review
  • gorby123
    England, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Quantity does not mean quality
    3 of 5 stars
    Friday, 6th April 2018
    I took the tour at 10.30 am just before Easter 2018. The guide was Alan, who was obviously passionate about the city and spoke with a good clear voice. There were six of us on the tour. He used a... Read full review

Facilities

Provider Features

  • In town/city centre
  • Outdoor Attraction

Accessibility

  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Ramp / Level Access

Awards

  • Regional and MiscellaneousChester Attractions Group Member Chester Attractions Group Member 2016

Opening Times

Daily Tours (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday10:30
Daily Tours (1 Apr 2018 - 31 Oct 2018)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday14:00

* Daily Tours all year round at 10:30am.
Additional 2pm tours from Easter to end of October

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