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Manchester Guided Tours

Manchester M2 5PD, England
+44 7505 685942
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Manchester tour 5/6 Aug with Pauline Lloyd

Fascinating tour highly recommended. Pauline`s depth of knowledge and friendly manner made for a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Manchester, United Kingdom
A great way to get a feel for the city

We had our tour with Pauline who is warm, friendly and knowledgeable. She was wonderful with our 7... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Helena N
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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%
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“walking tour” (18 reviews)
“great tour” (16 reviews)
“two hours” (12 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Manchester M2 5PD, England
+44 7505 685942
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Fascinating tour highly recommended. Pauline`s depth of knowledge and friendly manner made for a great 2 days most enjoyable and informative. Couldn`t have been better. Even an amusing link in to another interest of mine which Pauline will remember!

Thank martinstubbersfield
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had our tour with Pauline who is warm, friendly and knowledgeable. She was wonderful with our 7 year old and got her involved throughout the tour. We didn't have long in Manchester and Pauline's advice helped us to adjust our plans to see as...More

Thank Helena N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took one of the tours with Eileen. After a friendly introduction we found the tour easy walking with lots of unknown facts about this beautiful city. Well worth the £8 fee.

1  Thank Gingernutter
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Highly recommended, what a great way to find out more about our City, whether you live or work in the City or visiting. Our guide Eileen Allen had expert knowledge and entertained us with style.

Thank amandaw99
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

I go on a lot of tours in my travels and John Alker is without doubt the best tour guide of them all. An absolute masterclass ! Superb knowledge and humour presented in a fantastically enthusiastic and enthralling way. If you're in Manchester as a...More

Thank Qwifty
Reviewed 11 July 2017

My 16 year old son both really enjoyed this walking tour of Manchester that we took on on Friday 7th July. Our tour guide was great (sorry, I rudely forgot her name) and walked us through interesting historic buildings (whose staff she knew) that I...More

Thank Sue H
Reviewed 30 June 2017

I thought I knew a bit about Manchester but Ann, today, proved me very lacking (in a kind and good-natured way!)! She's a lovely person with great knowledge of the city - its history, art, architecture ... everything. Well worth the 8 quid and 2...More

Thank Brombags
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

I have done the morning walking tour on Thursday 29 June and it was nice, detailed with very good historical, architecture, cultural and political content, i love it big time and loved the exoerience and knowledge of our guide but i would like it more...More

2  Thank Ahmed R
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

"I really enjoyed the tour it was really interesting to learn things about aspects other than just science and through the years not just industrial cotton times. I liked that she adapted the tour and took us into some of the buildings as we were...More

1  Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 24 June 2017

John 'Pinko' Alker provided a great and informative tour of the city. Really enjoyed the amazing and unique history of the city which is probably soon to become my new home. And it certainly sounds like the kind of place that suits me. Everything was...More

Thank MrElmo
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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
Helen C
25 April 2016|
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Response from Gillian C | Reviewed this property |
The tour I commented on turned out to be all about the history of Manchester regarding cotton and the birth of the Labour movement. Rather too specialised I would think for French teenagers.