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Shrewsbury Prison Guided Tour

Shrewsbury Prison Guided Tour

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Walk in the footsteps of prisoners who have been residents of the wings during the last 200 years. Discover what happens behind the high walls and locked doors. Experience the hidden world of capital punishment and see first-hand where executions took place. ​Shrewsbury Prison conducts guided tours run by ex-prison officers who once managed these prisons. Our two-hour tours give you the opportunity to view our historic buildings and learn more about their history dating back to 1793.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$25.22
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$25.22

Tour of the Cotswolds from Stratford-upon-Avon

Tour of the Cotswolds from Stratford-upon-Avon

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As an official Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the Cotswolds are one of southern England’s most popular destinations—but without a car, it can be difficult to explore the region. This small-group, full-day tour from Stratford-upon-Avon makes logistics simple. Following pickup from your hotel, journey into the Cotswolds, to discover highlight villages like Bourton-on-the-Water, Chipping Campden, Stow-on-the-Wold, Bibury, and more. As you go, learn more about the region’s wealth of history from your guide.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$70.04
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Jaguar Land Rover Experience Solihull Factory Tour

Jaguar Land Rover Experience Solihull Factory Tour

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Following HM Government’s announcement on Tuesday 22 September 2020, Jaguar Land Rover Experience has made the difficult decision to postpone the re-start of Factory Tours until 2021. Our Solihull Experience Centre is the spiritual home of Land Rover. For over half a century, this is where Land Rover has relentlessly pursued its goal of producing the best SUVs in the world. Take a guided tour of Solihull's state-of-the-art manufacturing site and witness the engineering that expertly crafts our vehicles.​ Children must be at least 10 years of age to attend our tours.​
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$74.22
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$74.22

3-Hours Walking Tour of Birmingham into Black Heritage Madiba

3-Hours Walking Tour of Birmingham into Black Heritage Madiba

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This is a tour that immerses you in the local culture and a chance to understand the city's diverse communities. Handsworth has a bad reputation, but it also has a strong character with diverse people who live in the area from musicians, celebrities and sports. The area has been visited by Prince Charles and many others. They say that to find the real heartbeat of the city you have to visit the gritty areas that most tourists are told to avoid. The BHWN team will safely guide you through this historic area to capture the unique history of the African Caribbean community in the city.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$19.61
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Private Cotswold Village Tour (for your group only)

Private Cotswold Village Tour (for your group only)

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Feast your eyes and fill your camera roll with postcard-perfect English countryside on this private tour of the Cotswolds’ most adorable villages. There’s no need to stress about left-side driving or worry about parking, which can be challenging, especially in high season. Simply meet your private driver/guide at the pickup point of your choice and soak up delights such as Bourton on the Water, Chipping Campden and Stow-on-the-Wold.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$175.11
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$175.11

Cotswold Discovery Trail Self-Guided Tour

Cotswold Discovery Trail Self-Guided Tour

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The COTSWOLD DISCOVERY TRAIL is a self guided private tour enabled by our beautifully designed maps and Trail Pack. There are 2 day long Trails to do. Avoid expensive tour guides, the map is your guide. Explore things on your own, at your own pace with the confidence you know where you are going. The centrepiece of the Trail Pack is a fold out map. There is a Trail on each side, one for the North & South Cotswolds. The Trails are circular to complete in a car, structured around many stops where you explore on foot. There are many start points, so you finish where you start, which is the most convenient place for you. The maps offer comprehensive directions, are packed full of interesting information and loaded with questions and clues to answer which illuminate further on your surroundings. If you have a limited time in the Cotswolds this is the best way to see a lot of it.
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$44.83
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The Grand Bike Tour of Hereford

The Grand Bike Tour of Hereford

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We are the first offering bike tours in Hereford and its the best way to discover our beautiful city and its surroundings.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$31.52
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Stratford-Upon-Avon Audio Guide: Discover Shakespeare's Life & Secrets

Stratford-Upon-Avon Audio Guide: Discover Shakespeare's Life & Secrets

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Love podcast? You'll love our immersive podcast tour of Stratford-Upon-Avon! Join our local historian Josh and Katie on a walk through the charming town of Stratford-Upon-Avon. On this walk, we will discover historic buildings, beautiful architecture, and hear lesser-known stories about Shakespeare’s life, and discover tales and mysteries that live on in this quaint market town. Vidi Guides creates immersive audio experiences that are like podcasts. Download the Vidi Guides app & your Stratford-Upon-Avon tour to explore the city independently and safely!
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  • 1 to 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$9.79
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$9.79

Private Walking Tour in Warwick

Private Walking Tour in Warwick

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Every tour is guided by an individual local to the area in a personal, bespoke fashion. Our guides are receptive to the interests and knowledge of the private group and accordingly adapt the tour’s material to their audience. Moreover, our guides are able to highlight the overlooked and forgotten parts of Warwick’s history because of their local knowledge. We do not simply focus on the most eye-catching attractions, but explain and bring to light the hidden treasures of the town in order to provide a more comprehensive historical picture.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$15.41
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PRIVATE Guided tour of Shakespeare's Stratford Upon Avon

PRIVATE Guided tour of Shakespeare's Stratford Upon Avon

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Enjoy a guided tour introducing Stratford upon Avon's city history and its most famous son- William Shakespeare. Your guide will introduce the most famous sights and the life and times of Shakespeare & describe what may have influenced Shakespeare and his works & the historical era which he lived in.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes to 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$350.22
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$350.22
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Beatrix Potter & Lake District full day, all inclusive tour by rail and minivan

Beatrix Potter & Lake District full day, all inclusive tour by rail and minivan

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You get to see: • Wray Castle where Beatrix spent her 16th birthday and first discovered the Lake District where she was to later make her home. • Hill Top, the house which Beatrix bought from the money she made from the publication of Peter Rabbit. • Esthwaite Water where Beatrix fished from her boat. • Hawkshead village • Beatrix Potter Gallery to see the original illustrations by Beatrix, including the famous copy she made of the Peter Rabbit letter. • Tarn Hows bought by Beatrix  and regarded as one of the most beautiful places in the Lake District. • Yewdale Valley where Beatrix owned farms and land including Yew Tree Farm used in the film Miss Potter. • Armitt Library & Museum to see Beatrix's stunningly detailed mycology illustrations and other artefacts
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  • 12 hours 1 minute
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$190.52
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The Brontes, Wuthering Heights and Jane Eyre Day Tour by Rail and Minivan

The Brontes, Wuthering Heights and Jane Eyre Day Tour by Rail and Minivan

Enjoy a comfortable journey by train to Oxenholme on the edge of the Lake District. Traveling by train is much more pleasant than doing this part of the journey by bus! You then meet our guide and step aboard our minivan for the tour. This tour takes you to: • Drive through the beautiful Yorkshire countryside • Visit the Bronte Parsonage Museum & Graveyard • Guided walk around Haworth, unchanged since the Brontes lived there • Visit romantic gothic ruins of Wycoller Hall, “Ferndean Manor” of Jane Eyre
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  • 8 hours 30 minutes
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$190.52
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Birmingham Private Walking Tour

Birmingham Private Walking Tour

Birmingham is the main city of England’s West Midlands and one of the cores for the country's Industrial Revolution. It will also host the Commonwealth Games in 2022. Explore the city starting from the Centenary Square, marking the city center, down to the easily recognizable Brindley Place, and other notable attractions along the way. Admire the beauty of outstanding museums & galleries and also the thriving legacies of the city's industrial heritage.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$231.75
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Jewellery Quarter walking tour in Birmingham

Jewellery Quarter walking tour in Birmingham

The Jewellery Quarter is an area of central Birmingham, UK. It is a huge tourist attraction. Many workshops here retain their 19th century appearance. Do you know that 40% of all UK jewellery is made in this quarter? It is also home to the world's largest Assay Office. A unique charismatic guide will take you on a walk through the unique Jewellery Quarter and St. Paul's Square. You will visit The Coffin Works. Do you know what makes this place so special? What used to be a factory in the Jewellery Quarter is now a Museum. Do you know that this Museum is one of the best free tourist attractions in Europe? A Jewellery Quarter tour, this unusual trip will captivate you with its uniqueness and coziness.
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  • 2 hours
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$544.80
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$544.80
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Lakeland Poets: Wordsworth Full Day All-inclusive Tour by Rail and Minivan

Lakeland Poets: Wordsworth Full Day All-inclusive Tour by Rail and Minivan

You get to see: • Hawkshead Grammar School where Wordsworth went to school and carved his name on his desk (only on a friday) • Grasmere Gingerbread Shop where the Victorian cook Sarah Nelson invented Grasmere Gingerbread in 1854 • St Oswald's Church where the Wordsworth family worshiped and whose interior William was so fond of • Wordsworth Family Graves nestled beneath the yew tree that Wordsworth planted himself • Dove Cottage the first family home of Wordsworth and where he wrote some of his best poetry • The Wordsworth House where William Wordsworth was born (not on fridays) • Rydal Mount & Garden was Wordsworth's best loved family home for the greater part of his life from 1813 to his death in 1850 at the age of 80
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  • 8 hours
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$210.13
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$210.13

Warwick Self-Guided Walking Tour

Warwick Self-Guided Walking Tour

Our self-guided podcast walks through Warwick will unveil some of the stories and anecdotes that make Warwick the wonderful town that it is today. This old town has witnessed some of the most historically significant times in British history such as Celtic settlements, Saxon invasions, and Medieval war. Everywhere you turn you will find relics and monuments that remain from different eras and define Warwick even today. We want to make every experience as captivating as possible, which is why our immersive audio guides are just like podcasts: engaging, quirky, and lively. Our interactive digital audio guide can be downloaded anytime directly onto your smartphone!
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  • 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$9.79
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$9.79

Warwickshire Walking Tours

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Warwickshire Walking Tours

Learn about the Celtic settlement that once stood here, Saxon invasions, the War of the Roses and Warwick’s place in the First & Second World Wars. Perfect for first time visitors with this route through beautiful parks, into Warwick’s ancient city wall and passing by the town’s very best pubs. Join our local historian Josh and Katie on a walk through the charming town of Stratford-Upon-Avon. On this walk, we will discover historic buildings, beautiful architecture, and hear lesser-known stories about Shakespeare’s life, and discover tales and mysteries that live on in this quaint market town.
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  • 45 minutes to 1 hour 40 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$11.19
$13.99
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Private and Personlised Cotswold Photography Tour
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Private and Personlised Cotswold Photography Tour

Some reasons why Cotswold Photography Tours is unique: 1. All our tours are tailored to your requirements (yes, we actually discuss with you what kind of Cotswolds experience you would like and plan your bespoke tour around that!). 2. All our tours cater specifically for the keen photographer, ensuring you capture images that go well beyond the simple tourist snaps that everyone else is taking! For example, if you are a keen landscape photographer we can arrange a tour that starts at sunrise or continues until sunset! 3. No prior photographic knowledge is needed and ANY camera is suitable! We combine our extensive local knowledge with our professional photographic experience to provide you, where required, with technical and creative photographic guidance throughout your tour. 4. Each personalised tour is for a specific customer only (plus up to 5 other family or friends who you may wish to include) so YOU receive the full attention of your guide and photographer for the whole tour!
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  • 6 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$181.51
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$181.51
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The best of Birmingham city Walking tour

The best of Birmingham city Walking tour

Explore the UK’s second-largest city without getting lost on this Birmingham highlights tour. Along the way, enjoy guide stories about the city’s history and architecture, and learn secrets that only locals know about. Places you’ll pass include Victoria Square, St. Philip’s Cathedral, the Town Hall, Centenary Square, the Canals of Birmingham, and Brindley Place.
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  • 2 hours
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$544.80
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Romantic tour in Birmingham

Romantic tour in Birmingham

An exclusive tour for all the romantics of the world! Together with the professional local guide, you will visit the most romantic places in the city. You will feel spellbound in a charming atmosphere. What is considered as one of the best places to have a date in the city? Where can you make lovely photos? You will be surprised how many historical love stories are hidden in the streets, buildings, parks of the city. From heartbreaking and tragic, to the hilarious or spicy ones. Want to get the best of your british experience with your lover? Start with the locations providing you with the best authentic and historical experiences. Such as Victoria Square, Birmingham City Center, Birmingham Museum and it's art gallery. This tour is especially recommended in the Saint Valentine period!
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  • 2 hours
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$483.07
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