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Christ Church Gate 11E The Precincts, Canterbury CT1 2EE, England
+44 1227 459779
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All reviews minute walking tour excellent walking tour cathedral grounds great overview of the city our tour guide enjoyable morning tour costs ninety minutes quirky facts guided walk lovely guide his passion points of interest historical perspective butter market small group the tourist information centre
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are a new visitor to Canterbury, this guided walking tour is a 'must' because it offers an ideal introduction into the history and importance of the city. And if you are lucky you will be guided by Anita who is a fount of...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank lizrowley
Reviewed 19 December 2018 via mobile

Informative, factual, and truly interesting walking tour of Canterbury. Our guide was extremely knowledgeable and kept it entertaining and interesting. Highly recommend this option if you decide to visit Canterbury.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Maria D
Reviewed 7 November 2018

The guided walking tour is an ideal way to learn a lot about Canterbury from a knowledgeble guide who clearly enjoys imparting knowledge to her visitors. My stepmother was a Blue Badge guide in Oxford many years ago and I know how much she loved...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank EllenHills
Reviewed 3 November 2018

First let me say do this tour if you have a few days in Canterbury, it will give you a great overview of the city and its history that you can explore at your leisure later. Our guide was really very knowledgable but a bit...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jeffrey Michael W
Reviewed 22 October 2018

We thoroughly enjoyed our tour with Trevor our guide and learnt a great deal about Canterbury and it's history. He was very knowledgeable and interesting to listen too. He was happy to answer questions. It is an excellent value tour and an enjoyable way to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Theresa W
Reviewed 4 October 2018

We started this tour knowing a little about Canterbury but finished it knowing so much more about this attractive and important English city. The guide (Margaret) spoke clearly and concisely, with a real depth of knowledge about the city, and was able to answer a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Rosalie K
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Although I knew the tour did not include admission to the cathedral, I assumed they would show us the abbey ruins and the old church, since they are part of the World Heritage Site. Instead, we walked in circles and heard more about the city...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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LynneP597, Public Relations Manager at Canterbury Guided Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Thank you for posting a review of your recent guided tour of Canterbury. We are very sorry to learn that you believed this would include a visit all three World Heritage sites and that your disappointment affected your enjoyment of the tour you experienced. Our...More

Reviewed 30 September 2018

The 90 minute tour of the City was enjoyable and informative. Lynne was our guide and she made this a great experience, delivering the facts clearly and with animation and humour. We are so glad we decided to take this tour it made our visit...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

Our guide was really interesting taking us within the inner section of Canterbury pointing out all sorts of delightful facts and places to note that would remain unnoticed with a simple walk. We were very fortunate that we were the only two in that group...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank JAW56
Reviewed 23 September 2018

A neat tour of CANTERBURY CATHEDRAL and the immediate area around it .. .. A pretty level walk all-round, so not too many worries for the elderly .. .. You make a complete circle of the Cathedral + King's College grounds .. .. You can...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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29 June 2018|
Response from LynneP597 | Property representative |
Hello and thank you for your question. We have just been notified of your question so we apologise for not responding sooner. We have two daily tours between April - October departing from The Buutermarket at 11.00 and... More
17 April 2018|
Response from Idan1382 | Reviewed this property |
The tour starts evrryday at 11:00. I think that from April to October there are also tours at 14:00 but I am not sure.
6 November 2017|
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Response from kazmacdool | Reviewed this property |
Not far at all- it lasted about an hour or more but it was a tiny area that we covered - Canterbury centre is small