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Christ Church Gate 11E The Precincts, Canterbury CT1 2EE, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

Thank Rosalie K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

1  Thank Lynn S
LynneP597, Public Relations Manager at Canterbury Guided Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago

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

Thank Chris K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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

Thank JAW56
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

Thank Sammy N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Maureen, an extraordinary elderly lady was our Tourguide and she is absolutely brilliant. Not only does she have a bagfull of tricks of the trade to captivate her audiance but she treats you with anecdotes and facts about Canterbury which makes you see the city...More

Thank Frederic196608
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent walking tour of the city. Maureen was an excellent guide, she knew her history and made the tour very interesting. Thank you.

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Pauline was a great guide and we thoroughly enjoyed our walk around the city. We learned a lot and felt it was really good value. There were lots of photo opportunities and interesting facts , we would recommend this tour. Thank you Pauline for a...More

Thank 709melanie
Reviewed 13 September 2018

The walk was quite interesting, but more than half of it dealt with the Cathedral. Although it indeed is of great importance for the city, it can be explored on its own. As for the rest of the city not much was shown. When later...More

Thank Elena V
LynneP597, Public Relations Manager at Canterbury Guided Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for posting a review as your feedback enables us to continually assess and improve our services. As you have mentioned, Canterbury offers numerous attractions. In ninety minutes we aim to include as many of the most significant aspects as possible and...More

Reviewed 7 September 2018

We went on the guided walk last week with the guide Lyn. She has been doing the walks for nearly 20 years and she was interesting and really brought the history to life. She knew all about the quirks and was able to answer all...More

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littleworm
29 June 2018|
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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
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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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