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“walking tour”(280 reviews)
“free tour”(167 reviews)
“two hours”(213 reviews)
A genuinely free service (tips are NOT accepted) providing daily walking tours in Bath. Received Queen's Award for Voluntary Service in 2014. Tours take place daily including public holidays except Christmas Day: Sunday - Friday 10.30 & 14.00...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Main Entrance to the Pump Room, Bath BA1 1LY, England
+44 7561 420042
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All reviews walking tour free tour two hours hour tour excellent tour our tour guide hour walk pump room great introduction beau nash beautiful city free walking roman baths highly recommend this tour his knowledge pump house assembly rooms
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Reviewed yesterday

Excellent two hour walking tour. Our guide, Andy, was personable, welli informed, interesting and amusing. The fact that this is a free tour takes it to the top of the tourist attraction list and it is an excellent introduction to this fascinating and beautiful city.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Norglen
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This was a fabulous tour - highly recommended. Richard, our tour guide was very knowledgeable and enthusiastic. His knowledge of Bath and the history of the area was incredible. If you only have half a day in Bath - make this your one thing to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank FiFiMaree
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brilliant and informative tour of many different spots in Bath. Our guide Anne was excellent. Highly recommended to learn a lot that you wouldn't otherwise discover just by walking around.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank laurencIarke26
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an excellent , well informed and amusing guided walk with Peter, and was the highlight of our two day tour. Recommend It for everyone.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank denpenny31
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took the FREE Bath tour yesterday morning with Anne as our guide,and cannot recommend it enough. A wonderful insightful, educational and fun walk through the City back streets to visit lots of iconic venues. We look forward to visiting and taking the tour again....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Graham P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a clever and well Spoken lady who took us on our historic two hour tour of Bath. Very insightful tour with a very knowledgable, historic genius. Well worth time and effort. We learnt so much. Very approachable guide who answered all questions. She also...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank EnglandNorfolk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommend this tour to everyone who goes to bath. Would be most beneficial on the first day as you walk around the entire city and learn about all the different baths, buildings, bridges, churches, etc. It is a great tour and the tour guide...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Passport21854410591
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An excellent, informative and interesting tour by Ken. First class. Was taken to see the magnificent chandeliers in the assembly rooms. All free of charge

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Joyce L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It’s free to all and as a local it was a treat! Great opportunity to see the best of Bath. Do it if you can.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Bathflaneur
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went on this walk yesterday — Gary was an excellent guide and gave entertaining stories to keep everyone on the tour engaged and interested. He began by emphasizing its a free tour, and that the volunteers lead the tours simply for sharing their love...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Julia W
October 19, 2018|
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Response from Davidp1066 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Julia the guided tour goes at 10:00 am and 2:00 pm from the pump rooms square daily. They are free and take about 2 hours. Very informative! David.
June 10, 2018|
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Response from AndyG3485 | Property representative |
you just show up, it's not possible to book a place on the tour. They always have enough guides on duty to cope with the number of people
April 14, 2018|
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Response from Sanpedro291 | Reviewed this property |
It tipped down with rain on n the morning we went. Carried on regardless. Got soaked but a great experience.