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Real Birmingham - Free Walking Tour

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Discover the unique history and culture of England's second city on a fun, friendly and free walking tour. From the birth of heavy metal to the city's rise as the 'workshop of the world' - get an unrivalled insight into one of the UK's most...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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By the Statue of Queen Victoria Victoria Square, Birmingham B1 1BD, England
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+44 7557 124603
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Even on a cold, wet December day Rob managed to bring Birmingham alive. A very knowledgeable tour guide who is clearly passionate about letting people know the history and culture of Birmingham. Who knew J R R Tolkein lived here, or this was the birth...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank KevLancs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were spending a good time with the tour.He explains very well and there are some surprises along it. It is highly recommendable.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ANGLITA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A Fun, informative and entertaining tour. An excellent insight into Birmingham which has given us a lot of ideas of what and where to explore next in this gret City and a really great way to spend a couple of hours. Thank you.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Seaside01810161468
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Honestly one of the best tours my family and I have ever been in. Rob and Ruby are great! Lots of positive energy. When arriving at Birmingham it was a bit of a bleak day and the city looked challenging. After the tour with Rob...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jayadam367
Reviewed 6 November 2018

I was in Birmingham for a bank holiday weekend and this free walking tour was a great introduction to the city. The guides are both locals and the group was a good size. The weather was a bit nasty on the day of the tour...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MatthewC5198
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Its was a fantastic time in Birmingham with Rob, make you feel in love with the city, i would do it again definitely. 100% recommended.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Cristian G
Reviewed 27 October 2018

Did the tour this morning and, despite the cold and occasional rain, thoroughly enjoyed it. Rob and Ruby are extremely knowledgeable, entertaining and charming companions, who are passionate about their home city and the couple of hours is filled with interesting stories about the city....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank rhylcouple
Ruby-and-Rob, Owner at Real Birmingham - Free Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2018

Hello both! Thank you for joining us yesterday, despite the bitter cold! We are so glad it was worth it and hope you enjoyed the rest of your time in Brum just as much! All the best, Ruby & Rob

Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Although it was freezing cold the tour was interesting and amusing. Would definitely recommend it. The canal area is a lovely place to wonder.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jenyfur
Ruby-and-Rob, Owner at Real Birmingham - Free Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2018

Hi Jenyfur! Thanks so much for your review and also for braving the cold with us! We love the canals, too - such a peaceful place! All the best, Ruby & Rob

Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

We nearly wimped out on this tour as it was cold and rainy, but as it wasn’t raining too hard decided to go along and so glad we did. We have done many walking tours in many cities around the world and this one in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank julia l
Ruby-and-Rob, Owner at Real Birmingham - Free Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2018

Wow, Julia! Thank you so so much for such a glowing review - it is really appreciated. I'm so glad you enjoyed your time with us on the tour and it is amazing to hear that you don't think anything needs changing! Thanks again for...More

Reviewed 7 October 2018

We really enjoyed the tour! It was a really good mix of history and culture! It's really worth it if you have 2 hours to spend!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Ruby-and-Rob, Owner at Real Birmingham - Free Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2018

Thank you Eirini, we are so glad you enjoyed your time on the tour! Ruby & Rob

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cag0121
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Response from Ruby-and-Rob | Property representative |
Hi Please search "Real Birmingham" into Google or a search engine and our website should come up. Thanks
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Response from sumajim | Reviewed this property |
Only just seen this post. Try typing real Birmingham wAlking tour into search engine. It should take you to a link. This page won’t let me put in the url Hope this helps
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