Old City, Bristol

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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.

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What people are saying about Old City, Bristol

Overall rating

4.3 / 5

based on 3 reviews

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!