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  • Bristol: Self-Guided Sightseeing Audio Tour

    1. Bristol: Self-Guided Sightseeing Audio Tour

    The tour begins on Bristol Bridge and tells the story of Bristol’s beginnings. Learn how the city got its name, then stroll to Castle Park, the site of the original Anglo-Saxon settlement. Arrive in the Old City area of Bristol next, and learn about its fascinating history. Explore the charming Saint Nicholas Markets then pass through the only remaining city gate. Check out the area where the See No Evil Street Festival was held, and admire the gray buildings that have been brightened up by artists from across the world. Continue onto the Christmas Steps and then Colston Hall. Arrive at Bristol’s oldest pub, then pass by two of Banksy’s most famous pieces of street art. Stop by Bristol Cathedral, followed by a stroll around the College Green. Continue onto the historic Bristol Docks, then visit the famous Old Vic where you can grab a bite to eat. Along the way, listen to your audio gu...

    Very informative. A great way to get an overview of the city. Very good value for money.

  • Bristol: Old Market Self-Guided Craft Beer Tour

    2. Bristol: Old Market Self-Guided Craft Beer Tour

    Take up to five friends along on this mystery self-guided pub tour. Your tour begins at Moor brewery taproom, where you will have a guided tasting of three delicious beers brewed on the premises. Here you will be given your welcome bag too. This contains a craft beer map of Bristol, walking snacks, tokens to exchange for drinks later on, and a sheet with interesting facts about Old Market. Ask the staff about the story behind the brewery and learn about the beer that they proudly serve. Follow your map and venture to 3 other brilliant, independent locations in the area: a traditional pub with outdoor space, a bar, a cafe, and a craft beer bar. There's a Bristol brewed beer or two at each venue included in the price (just hand over your token), but feel free to stay for more. Enjoy a laid-back tour that you can do at your own pace.

  • Bristol: Street Art City Exploration Game

    3. Bristol: Street Art City Exploration Game

    Explore the wonderful street art that makes Bristol so vibrant with this exciting interactive experience. Play as a travel blogger that is back in your home city and looking for a lost love.

    Decipher graffiti messages to find the renowned and secretive street artist, known as 4D, who is your long lost love. Solve challenges to be guided to your next location.

    Starts at the Mercure Bristol Grand Hotel and be immersed in this experience for 1.5-2 hours. Pause and save the game to explore at your own pace. Finish the activity at Charlotte Street.

    Play in a large group or in several smaller groups that compete against each other. Combine a love for art and travel with a fun game with this unique app.

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What people are saying about Bristol

A really easy way to discover Bristol. We are really glad we did it, as we had previously walked past some important historical sites without noticing them. Just enough detail to keep things interesting, and make you want to come back to explore some more!

Very informative. A great way to get an overview of the city. Very good value for money.

Good tour! It glitched a bit knowing my location, but yeah it was pretty cool!