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The Brighton Story Guided Walk

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Among the best guided walk we’ve done

We contacted Julian to book a walk and as our time was limited he offered to do the walk for just... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mary C
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Fantastic walking tour to help orientate you to Brighton

I am on a short visit to Brighton and came across this tour on Tripadvisor. Julian is very... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jason W
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“The Brighton Story” is Brighton’s only 90 minute traditional city walk. Perfect for visitors to the city and overseas students. Explores old Brighton with an experienced award winning tour guide and visits all Brighton’s most popular areas. The...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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35 Old Steine, Brighton BN1 1NT, England
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+44 7941 256148
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We contacted Julian to book a walk and as our time was limited he offered to do the walk for just my friend and me. It was excellent, both informed and entertaining. We do a guided walk in every place we visit and this was...More

Thank Mary C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am on a short visit to Brighton and came across this tour on Tripadvisor. Julian is very knowledgable and has a real passion for telling the story of his town. The walk isn't that arduous, you will discover great parts of Brighton that you...More

Thank Jason W
seagull9, Owner/Chief tour guide. www.brightoncitywalks.com at The Brighton Story Guided Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Jason, So pleased that you enjoyed the city tour. Yes, I love Brighton and I’m glad it came across. Happy travels

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Julian was an excellent guide and offered the insight of a local regarding interesting spots of Brighton and their history. The duration of the tour was well divided between all the important sights of Brighton. Julian answered all our questions and was really easy to...More

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seagull9, Owner/Chief tour guide. www.brightoncitywalks.com at The Brighton Story Guided Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review. I’m so pleased you were happy with the facts and places we visited.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was in Brighton with my friend for a long weekend and this was one of the highlights. A fascinating walk around the city learning the history of the city and Julian was full of interesting facts and stories about the streets and buildings within...More

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seagull9, Owner/Tour guide - Brighton City walks at The Brighton Story Guided Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review. I always do my best to share my love of the city with my guests on the tour. I am also more than happy to offer suggestions on shopping, food and places to see. I’m happy you enjoyed the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Living in Surrey as a boy Brighton was our trip of choice. Now I am retired and living on the Hants/ Sussex borders Brighton still holds a certain fascination. Julian is an excellent guide and corrected a lot of my misconceptions like the oldest pub...More

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seagull9, Owner/Tour guide - Brighton City walks at The Brighton Story Guided Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your detailed review and kind words. Yes, Brighton is a city with so much to see and enjoy. I’m so glad that you found lots of new things to see and visit. Julian

Reviewed 11 July 2018

We enjoyed our walking tour with Julian to hear The Brighton Story. He was accommodating and easy to communicate with. We got a good overall feel of what was around Brighton and its lanes and enjoyed his stories.

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seagull9, Head tour guide and owner of Brighton city walks at The Brighton Story Guided Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2018

So pleased that you enjoyed your tour with me. Visiting Brighton is a great experience and I like to make individual tours that people enjoy and remember. Thank you for your review Julian

Reviewed 14 June 2018

If you have 90 minutes definitely do it, it will make your time in Brighton much more enjoyable. Plus Julian is professional, cheerful, knowledgeable and extremely pleasant - even when the weather isn't!

Thank BelCol2013
seagull9, Owner/Head guide at The Brighton Story Guided Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2018

Thank you for your kind review. Despite the weather we completed the tour. I’m pleased you enjoyed it.

Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

I went to Brighton with my son on a day visit from London. We found the tour to be excellent value. Julian was very personable and made the tour both informative and fun. His advice on where to have breakfast was first class and his...More

Thank Anne A
seagull9, Owner/Head guide at The Brighton Story Guided Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2018

What a lovely review, Thank you. I am happy you enjoyed the tour so much.

Reviewed 13 June 2018

It was easy to book and Julian was as friendly and helpful on the phone as he was on the actual tour. He has a wealth of information about the history of Brighton and shares it well and interestingly - 90 minutes flew by! Highly...More

Thank Helen M
seagull9, Owner/Head guide at The Brighton Story Guided Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2018

Thank you for your kind review. I am delighted that you enjoyed the tour. 90 minutes does fly by!

Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

One word - enchanting! I was apprehensive when booked this walk for my guests from overseas hoping they would understand some of the ‘talk’ but Julian adjusted his language without skipping all dark secrets and stories! Will definitely book it again.

Thank Oxana G
seagull9, Owner/Chief tour guide at The Brighton Story Guided Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2018

Thank you for your kind review. I am so pleased you and your students found the tour interesting. I always adjust the tour for different levels of English understanding. I look forward to meeting more of your students soon.

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DianeW98501
9 September 2015|
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Response from seagull9 | Property representative |
Hi Diane, Tours are available most days at 2pm. Just email me or call: 07941256148 Costs vary on number of people. Just ask
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Shirley B
4 May 2015|
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Response from seagull9 | Property representative |
Hi Shirley, If you look just below where it says "attraction information" it says "visit website". Just click on that :) The tours are available all year around on most days of the week. Hope to see you soon. Regards... More
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Brian H
30 January 2015|
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Tour is available almost every day of year .. Price varies according to number of people. Just email me via website for any information. Hope to see you soon. Julian
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