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Bristol Free Walking Tour

Bristol, United Kingdom
About Bristol Free Walking Tour
Whether you want to see the famous landmarks, discover the city's history, hear local recommendations, orientate yourself or meet new people, then the Bristol Free Walking Tour is perfect for you. Guided by a fun and friendly local, tours depart from in front of the Victoria Rooms, and we walk whatever the weather! Please check our website for the latest schedule.
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Reviewed August 3, 2019 via mobile

Thanks to our brilliant local-guide Max we had a detailed and very interesting tour of Bristol. Besides all the historic facts, he also told us many stories you wouldn't find in any history book or travel guide.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank KatinkaWuko
Reviewed July 27, 2019

The best way to see a city is to walk around it, and this really is an excellent walking tour. I am a university lecturer in history, and thought the tour guide, Max, highly knowledgeable. He was also clear in his explanations, friendly, helpful and...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Cymro2000
Reviewed July 24, 2019

We were taken round the city by Alan who was informative and interesting . He gave background information of buildings explaining what to look for to date them. He explained the history of the city development and the tour ended up at the famous crescent....More

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank LisC180
Reviewed May 28, 2019

We took the tour with James, who was nice, knowledgeable, friendly, and funny. This is a really relaxing, flexible tour. Highly recommended!

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank tonipando
James B, Owner at Bristol Free Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded June 7, 2019

Thanks so much for your five-star review. I'm really glad you enjoyed the tour!

Reviewed March 24, 2019 via mobile

I was right on time. 10.25 am on a Sunday in front of Victoria rooms with people and nobody came. A huge disappointment.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank agudallago
James B, Owner at Bristol Free Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded March 25, 2019

Hi there, we've not run tours at 10.30 on Sundays for about two years. The website lists the dates and times when we run tours. I'm sorry for your inconvenience.

Reviewed February 12, 2019

What a great way to get to know a city and what a great offer from Bath. They have very knowledgeable guides who volunteer their time to give people a nice walk little background about this historic city. Our daughter has done it a few...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed January 6, 2019

We chose the walking tour in preference to a bus tour for two reasons; firstly it was free, and secondly a guide we could talk to, ask questions, and who would hopefully be very knowledgeable, in preference to a recorded guide. There was quite a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank kashruth
Reviewed December 1, 2018

Waled from end to end. You can hear the suspension rods vibrating as cars go over. Its a must see when you are at Bristol.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank MattyJBrighton
Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

We visited Bristol with friends for the day and to get a whistle stop tour of the city in a couple of hours this is a must do. Our guide was James who was both informative and knowledgeable about Bristol, we would never have seen...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Lisa S
Reviewed July 29, 2018

Max, the tour guide was extremely knowledgeable as well as very engaging and enthusiastic. The tour was well researched & led us to parts of Bristol we had not seen before, & probably would never have found. A MUST to do in the city.

Date of experience: July 2018
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October 26, 2018|
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Response from etsu2013 | Reviewed this property |
Yes l agree see the website.
Jane O
April 10, 2018|
Response from James B | Property representative |
Hi Jane, currently we’re not running tours midweek but please refer to our website for the latest schedule. Hope to see you on a tour soon!
January 22, 2017|
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Response from James B | Property representative |
Next to Pero's Bridge by the harbour, metres away from The Aquarium, @Bristol, the Tourist Information Centre and a selection of restaurants and bars.