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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Updated 02/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Visitors on the tour are strongly encouraged to wear face coverings and to bring their own hand sanitiser. The guide will wear a face covering at all times, have hand sanitiser and ensure that they are 2 metres apart from the group wherever possible, but 1 metre+ in distance from them at all times.
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Updated 02/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Come with us and delve into the rich history of Canterbury and explore this amazing city with CT Tours. With your dedicated and accredited tour guide, you will experience over 2000 years of Canterbury's history. With something for everybody, from accounts of ancient settlers to medieval murder and martyrdom, before stories of the many famous historical figures, artists and notable locals round up Canterbury's story right up to the present day!
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    The Beaney House of Art & Knowledge
    18 High St, Canterbury CT1 2RA, UK
    Your guide will meet you outside the entrance to the High Street, opposite the Abode Hotel.
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  • Pass by
    The Beaney House of Art & Knowledge
  • 1
    Westgate Towers Museum & Viewpoint
    Stop: 5 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 2
    The Marlowe Theatre
    Stop: 5 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 3
    Christ Church Gate
    Stop: 5 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 4
    Canterbury Roman Museum
    Stop: 5 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 5
    St Thomas' of Canterbury RC Church
    Stop: 5 minutes
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  • 6
    Saint George's Tower
    Stop: 5 minutes
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  • You'll end at
    Saint George's Tower
    27 St George's St, Canterbury CT1 2LE, UK
    The end point of the tour is beneath the marvellous clock tower of the former St George's Church.
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Departure Point
The Beaney House of Art & Knowledge, 18 High St, Canterbury CT1 2RA, UK
Duration
1h 30m
Return Details
Saint George's Tower, 27 St George's St, Canterbury CT1 2LE, UK
Inclusions
  • Reproduction historical images and objects.
Exclusions
  • Entry to any attractions including Canterbury Cathedral and its precincts
  • Entry/Admission - Westgate Towers Museum & Viewpoint
  • Entry/Admission - The Marlowe Theatre
  • Entry/Admission - Christ Church Gate
  • Entry/Admission - Canterbury Roman Museum
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Rhiannon wrote a review Apr 2021
Adelaide, Australia5 contributions
Sam gave an excellent informative and entertaining tour of Canterbury. We had a delightful time learning about the city and discovering hidden gems. Sam showed a wealth of knowledge and passion for the city and its history. He was very professional and adhered to Covid
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Date of experience: April 2021
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Response from CT-Tours-Canterbury, Tour Guide at The Canterbury Classic Tour
Responded 3 weeks ago
Thank you so much for such a kind review! I hope you both enjoyed your day visiting the coast in the sunshine. I hope you took lots of pictures (and not just of beautiful doors!). Sam
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Janice W wrote a review Oct 2020
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Sam is a very knowledgeable and personable tour guide. The tour is interesting but also a lot of fun and a very reasonable cost.  My husband and I really enjoyed it - we learned a lot, and saw many things we wouldn't have noticed if we'd been on our own.  Thanks Sam
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Date of experience: October 2020
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Response from CT-Tours-Canterbury, Tour Guide at The Canterbury Classic Tour
Responded 30 Oct 2020
Hi Janice, thank you so much for your very kind review. I'm glad you both enjoyed the tour and that I was able to enhance your visit! Sam
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Nicholas H wrote a review Oct 2020
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I am sure many visitors, like us, want to know what are the best things to do and best places to see during a short trip to Canterbury. Well, this tour rates right at the top of our list - its a lucky dip of intriguing and fun history suitable to adults and children. Sam, our
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Date of experience: October 2020
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Response from CT-Tours-Canterbury, Tour Guide at The Canterbury Classic Tour
Responded 29 Oct 2020
Hi Nicholas, thank you so much, it was really lovely to read your review. I'm glad I could be part of your exploration of Canterbury and I hope to see you both again in the future! Sam
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Gary F wrote a review Oct 2020
Southampton, United Kingdom4 contributions
We arrived in Canterbury on Friday 9th Oct and found a ‘flyer‘ for this company in the Tourist Info/ Beaney Centre. We contacted them and a very short notice (3 1/2 hours later), Sam Hurn agreed to take two of us on a tour. From the beginning he was very informative and
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Date of experience: October 2020
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Response from CT-Tours-Canterbury, Tour Guide at The Canterbury Classic Tour
Responded 16 Oct 2020
Hi Gary, thank you so much for your very kind review! It was a pleasure to share in your explorations of Canterbury. Sam
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Amanda M wrote a review Oct 2020
London, England, United Kingdom3 contributions6 helpful votes
It is easy to wander aimlessly around beautiful Canterbury but Sam at CT transformed our day into something special. He gave an in depth tour full of history and fun and was worth every penny.
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Date of experience: October 2020
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Response from CT-Tours-Canterbury, Tour Guide at The Canterbury Classic Tour
Responded 8 Oct 2020
Thank you so much, I am very glad I was able to help make the day special for you!! Sam
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  • Duration: 1h 30m
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