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Canterbury Guided Tours

Christ Church Gate 11E The Precincts, Canterbury CT1 2EE, England
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Excellent tour of the city of Canterbury

Our guide Jane was very knowledgeable and kept our party of 7 well informed and entertained... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Robert H
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London, United Kingdom
Affordable and informative

We were in a party of 6 who had a walking tour with Moyra on 11th May. She is a friendly guide who... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Suefolks
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Aldridge, United Kingdom
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Christ Church Gate 11E The Precincts, Canterbury CT1 2EE, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Our guide Jane was very knowledgeable and kept our party of 7 well informed and entertained throughout our 90 minute tour of the city of Canterbury

1  Thank Robert H
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were in a party of 6 who had a walking tour with Moyra on 11th May. She is a friendly guide who took us around the outside of the cathedral and to various points of interest stopping to tell us interesting facts and historical...More

Thank Suefolks
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed the tour very much. Our guide Lynn was very knowledgeable and told a few good stories. Interesting all the time. Although we were 26 in our group Lynn managed that we always got close together and could understand her well. Highly recommended.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

For £7.50 I have had the chance to learn more about the city of Canterbury, its history and its main perks. We even entered the precincts of the Cathedral, which can be accessed for free if taking part to their religious events. Our guide, a...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a fascinating insight into the city of Canterbury. Definitely learnt a great deal and would love to do it again (In the sunshine) to absorb more of the knowledge and history being shared. Jane was a superb guide and ensured everyone understood and was...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Jane was so knowledgeable and interesting - the time just flew by. We had visited the Cathedral beforehand but it would have been better had we taken the walking tour first which would have given us a historical perspective of Canterbury. Jane's snippets of information...More

2  Thank CoupleDavies
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Reviewed 13 April 2018

The owner of our B&B recommended this tour, and we just happened to see the guide with her yellow flag outside the cathedral. This was one of the best walking tours we have been on. Interesting and easy to understand history, fascinating bits about buildings,...More

2  Thank Elizabeth R
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Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Took the tour two days ago (Saturday). The tour was vety informative and interesting. We learned the origins of names and a lot of English history. Even though the tour is supposed to last only 90 minutes ours tour was 2 hours and 15 minutes...More

Thank Idan1382
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Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

A very enjoyable and interesting guided tour through the heart of the old city and the Cathedral precincts (but not the inside of the Cathedral). Our guide, Trevor, was quite knowledgeable and, being a retired schoolteacher, able to keep the group engaged. We learned a...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

This was one of the best city walking tours we have taken. Our guide, Anita, was thoroughly knowledgeable regarding the history of this fascinating city. In addition, she possessed the enthusiasm, wit, and intelligent insight that produced a captivating and memorable tour for us!

Thank Catherine R
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Euge P
18 April 2018|
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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.
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rachy29
7 November 2017|
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Response from Karen M | 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
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Kate G
13 October 2017|
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Response from LynneP597 | Property representative |
Hi Kate, yes we would welcome our guests to bring along their friendly canine companions. Our tours travel through the streets of Canterbury as well as through the Cathedral grounds. As long as they are kept on a lead it... More
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