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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
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Main Entrance to the Pump Room, Bath BA1 1LY, England
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+44 7561 420042
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Reviewed October 29, 2018

Our guide was very knowledgeable about historical information of Bath sites and people. Walking tours are the best for up-close sight-seeing. We enjoyed seeing the comparison between Georgian & Pre-Georgian architecture. It enhanced our appreciation of the city’s history. Also, the no-fee is an added...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Helen H
Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

This is a totally free tour (not even tips are accepted) provided by people who just love the city. I've been visiting Bath for years but thought I'd give this a go with my 19 year old son. Julie was our guide and she was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

We visited Bath this week and took this tour. Our Guide was Adge and he was such a great communicator with our Multi - lingual group of over 40 people. The walk took us around at a good pace, stopping to hear the tales and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank radiostu
Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

This walking tour is absolutely brilliant Pete our guide was so very informative explaining all the history of Bath, from the Romans, through to the Georgian all the kind of different architecture. Me & my husband had a great time we really enjoyed it. Would...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank AllisonHeasman
Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic 2 hour walking tour around Bath our guide Lindsay was knowledgeable and informative and made the a lot of fun. It's a must do and it's free!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Redswift66
Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

Today we joined the 14.00hrs free tour around Bath. Julie our guide was very knowledgeable and explained so much about the history of Bath so confidently and with great enthusiasm. An excellent tour guide. Hidden gems of history and things we would have never have...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Wendy Y
Reviewed October 23, 2018

What a wonderful way to learn the history and culture of Bath. This is a free tour provided by the Mayors office. They are locals with all the knowledge you will need. Our guide was Richard and he was splendid. He took us to all...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ed C
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

You can't book in advance, just turn up. On a sunny Saturday morning 6 volunteers were available so there were plenty of guides to go around. Our guide was Anne. She was warm and welcoming from the start and explained the tour would take about...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Collette G
Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

I spent 3 hr walking with out tour guide Dan.He was outstanding He walked the city with a group of 20 people.It was none stop history and chat that was one of the highlights of our 3 day trip to Bath. No fees.or tips accepted...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Woodbrookstar
Reviewed October 19, 2018 via mobile

We were only in Bath for the day so a guided tour of the city was a must. Our guide,Peter, started the tour by giving us an abbreviated history of Bath and the Abbey we were standing front of. And then a fast paced walk...More

Date of experience: October 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.
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juille4
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
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WarrenC147
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.
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