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City Sightseeing UK - Colchester

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31 May 2017
“Very informative”
3 Nov 2016
“omg dont go there”
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Reviewed 31 May 2017

This is the second time we have used the Colchester Sightseeing open top busses. They cover all the places of interest to see in Colchester. They are very informative and tell you so many things you wouldn't know if you went around on other forms...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Johnthefish
Reviewed 3 November 2016

People cannot drive , ignorant and unable to use round a bouts or simple road signs walkers and drivers beware.The road layouts can only have been designed by sheep because none of it make sense. Get the buss. Footpaths seem too narrow for the 3...More

Date of experience: October 2016
3  Thank stvdmk
Reviewed 21 September 2016

We visited on a Friday in August. Compared to Cambridge we found the car parking cheap if you use the special day deal (we went to St Johns Parking which is very close to the centre, and you just press the appropriate button on the...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank DRMR119
Reviewed 16 June 2016

The town has a nice park and a great zoo.However be aware if your driving in town of the poorly signed bus lane on North hill this lane has camera's and as i did you will recieve a fine.A typical money making scheme by a...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Kevin P
Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

My wife hated it and said it was a dump. A bit harsh. I thought it was good. The streets all set in squares it seems and it's easy to loose sense of direction. It's one of the oldest towns in the UK but hasn't...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank richard w
Reviewed 1 August 2015 via mobile

My wife and I did the Historic Walking Tour, which we both found extremely interesting and informative. Our guide, who was very knowledgeable and friendly, took us through the History of Colchester from pre Roman times until fairly modern times. The walk lasted 2 hours...More

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank Highland-Birder
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Tis guest house was an ideal base to explore Colchester. Just out of the City with 2 local pubs in walking distance and away from main traffic routes. It was clean bright, comfortable with owners who really want to please. Breakfast marvellous and really sets...More

Date of experience: June 2015
2  Thank Brianford
Reviewed 24 June 2015

Went to Colchester on a day trip full of expectation. What a boring place! If you are a student of Roman history then don't be put off. Or if you specifically want to visit the Zoo. But for the rest of us out on a...More

Date of experience: June 2015
2  Thank Mimi316
Reviewed 2 July 2014

Colchester is an ancient charming Roman city in Essex, England. It has a medieval castle with a beautiful park where you can see wonderful flowers and trees. In spring, the wonderful wisteria is in bloom and many colorful tulips enchant the visitors even at the...More

Date of experience: April 2014
3  Thank carmen-rodica d
Reviewed 5 June 2014

Spent a half day here between cruises.A pleasant surprise.Amazing long history an interesting castle;a lovely walk in the park and an excellent cream tea.What more can you ask!

Date of experience: May 2014
2  Thank John G
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