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The Chester Tour

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Meet at Chester's Official Visitor Information Centre
Town Hall Square
Chester
Cheshire
CH1 2HJ

Tel: 0845 647 7868

The Chester Tour

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£7.00 per ticket
Concession£6.00 per ticket
Family (2+2)£16.00 per ticket

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

About

Join a member of the Guild of Chester Tour Guides for a walk around the beautiful city of Chester, unravelling over 2,000 years of history as you explore:

- the most complete circuit of city Walls in the country

- the world-famous and unique shopping Rows

- the much-photographed Eastgate Clock

- the beautiful riverside Groves

- the outside of the imposing, historic Cathedral which started as a Saxon Church and spent hundreds of years as a Benedictine Monastery before becoming Henry VIII's "new" Cathedral

Daily at 10.30am starting from the Town Hall Visitor Information Centre on Northgate Street (or just outside if it's closed). Again at 2pm from Easter to end October. Tickets direct from the Guide on the day: £7 adults, £6 concessions, £16 family. www.chestertours.org.uk

This tour can be booked privately for a group by emailing chesterwalkingtours@gmail.com

 

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    96
  • Very Good
    23
  • Average
    4
  • Poor
    1
  • Terrible
    7

Recent Reviews:

  • frederic s
    Altorf, France
    Trip Type:
    Business
    The Happy Sharing Company exploring United Kingdom
    5 of 5 stars
    10/11/2017
    Feeling like in Alsace with the wooden houses a visit of the city of Chester was largely appreciated and a moment of joy to be outside while my trip. The Happy Sharing Company Read full review
  • Jo M
    London, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Chester Walking Tour
    5 of 5 stars
    04/11/2017
    I enjoyed very much the walking tour of Chester with Pat as our very knowledgable guide. I used to live near Chester as a child before moving away to London as a teenager. I found it very interesting... Read full review
  • Sam B
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Chester Ghost Tour
    4 of 5 stars
    03/11/2017
    Booked and paid for tour online which was good as saved turning up and not enough space. Tour guide was very friendly and made everyone feel welcome. The tour guide was informative and it was... Read full review

Facilities

Provider Features

  • In town/city centre
  • Outdoor Attraction

Accessibility

  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Ramp / Level Access

Map & Directions

Road Directions

The Town Hall is located on Northgate Street, opposite the Cathedral and adjacent to the bus station.

Public Transport Directions

Only one minute walk from Chester Bus Exchange; 20 minutes walk from Chester Railway Station

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Opening Times

Daily Tours (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)
DayTimes
Monday10:30
Tuesday10:30
Wednesday10:30
Thursday10:30
Friday10:30
Saturday10:30
Sunday10:30

* Daily Tours all year round at 10:30am.
Additional 2pm tours from Easter to end of October

Awards

  • Regional and MiscellaneousChester Attractions Group Member Chester Attractions Group Member 2016

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