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St Peter's Street,
Previous awards - South East England Tourism Awards 'Best Tourism Experience' runner up!
Tripadvisor - As of January 2015 rated 1st of 37 Activities in Canterbury
Visit England Accredited - the only Guided River Tour to be officially accredited by Visit England!
2013 Official Assessment: Tour offered 'Outstanding Tour Conduct with Excellent Staff'
2014 Offical Assessment: Nominated for 'Best Told Story' Accolade.
As Featured in the Special Canterbury Edition Monopoly Board!
This multi award winning guided Historic River Tour provides a truly entertaining experience which is perfect for visitors of all ages and nationalities.
Guided Historic River Tours have been a favourite pastime for over 80 years and this Canterbury attraction allows you to escape the busy city centre and discover Canterbury from the unique perspective of the River Stour.
This Company are nationally and internationally renowned for their historic and humorous interpretation of the city’s fascinating history, and during the 2013 season were officially accredited by Visit England, who reported that they offer “Outstanding Tour Conduct with Excellent staff”. Whats more, the 2014 season saw the company nominated by Visit England for their “Best Told Story” accolade!
The guides will provide an enjoyable historical commentary whilst you discover some of Canterbury's finest and most important architecture set against outstanding views of natural scenery.
For more information visit their website at www.canterburyrivertours.co.uk
Or Email them at firstname.lastname@example.org
Kings Bridge - Eastbridge Hospital - Franciscan Island - Greyfriars Chapel -
Old Weavers House - Kings Mill - Alchemist Tower - Cromwellian Forge - Friars Bridge -
Blackfriars - Dominican Priories - The Abbots Mill - The Marlowe Theatre - The Ducking Stool
2015 Season prices
Child 12 - 16 £6.00
Child under 12 £5.00
Single tickets £7.00 (A single ticket tour which has a drop-off point at the Miller's gardens is also available, but must be requested prior to departure)
Group booking discounts are available. Please telephone for further information.
TR 147579 51.28038 1.07810
The river tours are idealy situated in the centre of Canterbury's High Street opposite the Eastbridge Hospital and a 2 minutes walk from the cathedral.
: 1 mile from Canterbury East/West station