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See Southampton

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About See Southampton
We run a variety of City sightseeing walking tours, including regular historical tours,and specialist tours - for example Titanic walks. From April to the end of September, our regular walks run at 1.30 on Thursday, and at 10.30 and 1.30 Saturday and Sunday,; from October to the end of March at 1.30 on Saturdays and Sundays. See our website https://seesouthampton.co.uk/ for additional information and walks, or if you would like to book a guide for a group tour. Talks can also be arranged. All our Guides are Green Badge Guides and members of the Institute of Tourist Guides.Please note that any other adverts on this page are not placed there by us.
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our 90" walking tour by Windy and Ally of the Hidden History of Southampton. We viewed areas of the city that we would not have seen without going on the tour. Great value!

Date of experience: August 2019
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Awaytogo, Tour Guide at See Southampton, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your very kind comments nursemanager9 they are much appreciated. Wendy and Ally are well known in the City for their excellent historic walks and talks as well as other local history activities.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had Steve accompanied by Pete and they truly brought the history of Southampton to life. Steve was so enthusiastic and his passion for the city added to the afternoon. We learnt so much, fantastic value for the money, strongly recommend anyone especially local people...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Awaytogo, Tour Guide at See Southampton, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind words Elleen they are much appreciated. Steve is very knowledgeable about local history and has written articles for our local newspaper. Pete knows our monuments and medieval buildings well as an experienced Stonemason with a lifetimes experience.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Katie and Pete were fantastic guides on this great tour. We learned so much and was great value for money. Would definitely recommend the tour.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Awaytogo, Tour Guide at See Southampton, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your kind words Karen. Our award winning guides work very hard to give our visitors the very best experience. Katie recently received a silver award from Tourism South East for her guided walks.

Reviewed July 29, 2019

I arranged a private Vaults & Vino tour for a group of 16 friends to celebrate my wife's 50th birthday. We had a tour of some of the underground vaults that are normally closed to the public and then a wine tasting experience in the...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Awaytogo, Tour Guide. at See Southampton, responded to this reviewResponded July 29, 2019

Thank you for your very complimentary and detailed review Rob J. Katie is one of See Southampton's top award winning guides and she has won a silver award from Tourism South East for her Vaults and Vino tour. We are so pleased you enjoyed the...More

Reviewed July 18, 2019

Thoroughly enjoyed this walk around the old walls of Southampton, there is more there than you realise. Jack Wilson and Pete were knowledgable guides. Well worth doing if you are visiting Southampton

Date of experience: July 2019
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Awaytogo, Tour Guide at See Southampton, responded to this reviewResponded July 29, 2019

Thank you for your kind comments Alison B. We are pleased you enjoyed Jack's tour of the old town walls. Jack is one of See Southampton's team of award winning guides.

Reviewed June 28, 2019

We really enjoyed our walking tour with Sandra as the main guide, and Morris in accompaniment. There was so much to learn about the history of Southampton that we would have missed had we not taken this tour. Highly recommend!

Date of experience: May 2019
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Awaytogo, Tour Guide at See Southampton, responded to this reviewResponded July 5, 2019

Thank you for your kind words 59Anneke53 and we are pleased you are able to recommend our historic walk. Your guides Sandra and Maurice are part of See Southampton's team of multiple award winning guides.

Reviewed June 6, 2019

A few weeks ago I brought a short visit to Southampton. This in context of my research into the story of the Mayflower: the ship that left Southampton in 1620 and sailed the Pilgrims to America. I had a three-hour tour by Godfrey Collyer. His...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Awaytogo, Tour Guide at See Southampton, responded to this reviewResponded June 6, 2019

Thank you for your kind words Michiel I really enjoyed your company and the sharing of our respective knowledge. I wish you well with you television programme.

Reviewed June 4, 2019

Thoroughly recommend. Interesting, informative and enjoyable for residents, visitors and overseas visitors (who understand English). Fascinating insight into the long history of Southampton exploring the City Walls and Vaults. I’ve lived in the town for 18 years and it was all news to me. The...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Awaytogo, Tour Guide at See Southampton, responded to this reviewResponded June 5, 2019

Thank you BAER1990 for your very kind comments. We are so pleased you found your walk interesting. We look forward to seeing you again in the future.

Reviewed June 3, 2019 via mobile

Very interesting walk on sat morning 1june with I think Katie - apologies if I misremembered the name! Got to know so much more about Southampton history than attempting a self guide walk. Thoroughly recommended.More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Awaytogo, Tour Guide at See Southampton, responded to this reviewResponded June 4, 2019

Dear Andrew, Thank you for this review. I think you may have attributed it to the wrong organisation. If you came on a See Southampton walk on 1st June you would have started at the Bargate lions, been given a free map and your guide...More

Reviewed May 29, 2019 via mobile

I joined the group for a tour of medieval walls and wine vaults of Southampton. People form family and work environment joined us too and everyone was amazed by the history and the hidden beauties of the city. The explanation of the guide Katie made...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Awaytogo, Tour Guide at See Southampton, responded to this reviewResponded May 29, 2019

Thank you for your kind words Amelia P. We are pleased you enjoyed your tour with Katie who is one of our award winning guides.

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artidamani
July 22, 2019|
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Hi Sorry we missed answering this earlier. On Sunday the 18th August we have walks starting from the Bargate, an old Gate in the centre of the High STreet, at 10.30 and 1.30. No need to book, just turn up and pay £6 to the... More
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Joan S
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See Southampton do walking tours of Southampton but we do have contacts who can take your party on a private tour by car to the many beautiful towns and villages in the Countryside around Southampton and into deepest... More
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I'd actually message or email the business. I think this facility just asks other people who have done reviews.
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