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Blackbeard to Banksy the Ultimate Bristol Walking Tour

College Green | main entrance of the Cathedral, Bristol BS1 5TJ, England
+44 7909 221684
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Entertaining way to explore the city

This tour visits some areas of Bristol that we would not have discovered on our day trip , and the... read more

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kathWatford
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Excellent Walking Tour

Our tour was conducted by Duncan, a local artist, who was very knowledgeable on Bristol and... read more

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Reviewed 2 days ago
Stephen W
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This wonderful tour takes you through 1000 years of Bristol's history. Stroll through the old Saxon town and beautiful harbour side whilst seeing the best Street Art in the city. Local historian and artist Duncan Mckellar will show you the highlights of Bristol's culture and history in this fascinating 2 tour.
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College Green | main entrance of the Cathedral, Bristol BS1 5TJ, England
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+44 7909 221684
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Reviewed today via mobile

This tour visits some areas of Bristol that we would not have discovered on our day trip , and the guide , Duncan, made the tour interesting with history , anecdotes , and information about the street art. It made our visit memorable and fun...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Our tour was conducted by Duncan, a local artist, who was very knowledgeable on Bristol and particularly the street art .. which is a key feature of the tour and indeed any visit to Bristol. He also gave a potted history of Blackbeard, with lots...More

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Thank Stephen W
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited Bristol for 48 hours with a friend & did the tour on Saturday 4 Aug. Duncan was very informative and made the stroll around the city really interesting. Saw areas within the city centre we had previously walked past without noticing! Well worth the...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We joined the tour on 12 August 2018 with our two sons (aged 5 and 11). The guide was pleasant, funny and knowledgeable and the mix of street art, history and architecture was wonderful. Highly recommended.

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Great way to get your bearings, see some street art and learn about the city. Guide knew his stuff and very helpful with information on other parts of the city not included such as Clifton.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Good tour and really interesting. Great way to see and learn facts /history of Bristol centre area. Just little disappointed we didn't get to see more Bankys pics. Overall really enjoyed it and tour guide very good and great value for money.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As a newbie to Bristol like me this tour was a great introduction to the amazing and vibrant city, it’s heritage and also it’s incredible street art. Lots of interesting tales and a very informative tour, we came away feeling much more confident to explore...More

Thank Laura C
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Duncan was an excellent informative guide who makes the whole tour interesting and fun - he is very enthusiastic. Having visited Bristol many times it was good to learn the history behind some familiar sites. Would recommend this tour for all age groups who are...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Duncan was a fantastic tour guide and saw things i otherwise would not have found on my own. Getting to know the history and meaning behind each building and artwork has made me appreciate this them and this beautiful city even more.

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The guide was very friendly and very knowlegeable. I would recommend this tour to everyone as it is a good nice way to discover Bristol.

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Jane O
10 April 2018|
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Response from Grayerbeard | Reviewed this property |
I contacted Duncan by Email the day I went.
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BRaph1
28 December 2017|
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Response from Mike_the_Blues_Man | Reviewed this property |
I don’t know if there was a tour on 28th as have been away till today but did you get in touch direct with the tour guide?
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