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Manchester Guided Tours

Manchester M2 5PD, England
+44 7505 685942
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Eileen. Wonderful.

We had a superb tour with eileen. It was just what we wanted as an introduction to Manchester... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Marvellous tour of the Manchester town hall

I made the trip from London to Manchester to visit the town hall before it's closure. The tour was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Fully qualified, professional, official Manchester tour guides. Variety of public and private walking, coach, bike or boat tours offered including 'Discover Manchester' daily at 11:00 from Central Library, St Peter's Square, Manchester M2 5PD, just turn up, costs £8 each. A great way to find out more about the city - whether you are just visiting, or have lived here for years.
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  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
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“walking tour” (20 reviews)
“two hours” (14 reviews)
“great tour” (16 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Manchester M2 5PD, England
Manchester M2 5PD, England
+44 7505 685942

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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had a superb tour with eileen. It was just what we wanted as an introduction to Manchester. Despite the inclement weather, eileen was warm, informative and great fun.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I made the trip from London to Manchester to visit the town hall before it's closure. The tour was on Thursday at 5.30 and we had the place to ourselves.So pleased to have got the last two tickets. I have visited many buildings in London...More

Thank 920carolec
mamucium, Tour Guide at Manchester Guided Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for such a positive review. Yes we have some marvellous sights in Manchester, please do visit us again soon.

Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

We take walking tours whenever we travel. John had historical and modern day knowledge of this fabulous city where the bees rule. He took us routes that we would not travel if we just tromped around on our own. We’ve come here 3 years in...More

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Reviewed 12 December 2017

My husband and I did a city tour with John Alker on Saturday morning. We travel extensively and generally go on walking tours. We both agreed that John was one of the best guides we have ever had. The walk was extremely informative and delivered...More

Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

We did the tour on a sunday morning. Our guide Suzanne was very enthusiastic and entertaining. Perfect activity if you want to learn something about Manchester and its history. Highly recommended.

Thank J L
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

My Husband and I had a good Time on the Tour with Eileen today, it was very interesting. Manchester is a nice Place to visit.

Thank christinamauk
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Had a super walk around the inside and outside of this hotel with our guide Johnathan. He was extremely amusing and knowledgable. Some of the other people had worked in the building when it was the Refuge Assurance.

Thank Jean M
Reviewed 31 October 2017

I went on Discover Manchester walk yesterday and although I have been on many of the walks,I feel there is always something more to learn.That was certainly the case yesterday ,when I was the only Mancunian,amongst a party of visitors to our city...they were very...More

Thank CityGirlsixone
Reviewed 28 September 2017

Andrew, our guide, is a retired history professor with exceptionally strong knowledge of Manchester and a passion for history. We learned so much more than we would have had we walked around on our own. The walk was customized for our interests (and took place...More

Thank Eric G
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

We met at St. Peter's Square outside Central Library at 11 am. The cost of the walk is £8 but is worth doing to uncover the heritage and history behind some of the iconic buildings in the city area. Denise, our knowledgeable guide took us...More

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Questions & Answers
5 October 2017|
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Response from MCRGuidedTours | Property representative |
Hi, if you mean the Discover Manchester walking tour it lasts 1.5 to 2 hours and you would walk approximately 1.5 miles in that time.
Inna A
10 March 2017|
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Response from Andrew W | Reviewed this property |
There isn't a minimum really. I have been on a tour with my wife and 2 others. In the city centre the tours are very popular, with locals and tourists alike. Most leaders will conduct tours with up to 30 or even 40 people... More