Durham City half-day tour
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Activities

Durham City half-day tour

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: Monday to Saturday
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 12 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Discover one of the most famous cities in the North of England, Durham
  • Learn all about the history and architecture of its cathedral from your guide
  • Check out the treasures of the Bishop of Durham
What to expect

Take the chance to see one of the most famous cities in the North of England, Durham, on this half-day tour. You'll be given an in-depth introduction to the city and learn how it has grown around the shrine of St. Cuthbert. You'll look around the Grand Romanesque Cathedral and see why its described as the greatest Cathedral in England as your guide tells you all about its history and architecture. Then, you'll check out the Open Treasures where the treasures of the Bishop of Durham have been gathered and curated for you to discover.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitised between use
  • What's included
    • Guided historical tour
    • Entrance to Durham Cathedral and the Open Treasures
    Reduced price
    • Children (ages 6-13)
    • Teenagers (ages 14-17)
    • Infants (ages 0-5): free admission
    Where

    Durham railway station, Durham DH1 4SE, UK

    Meeting point:

    Please meet your guide at Durham Station which can be found on Station Approach.

    What to remember
    • Please dress warmly with waterproofs as the weather is always changeable and wear comfortable walking shoes
    • Please contact the tour provider about any disabilities your group may have as tours can be customised for wheelchairs and those with vision impairments
    • When booking, please let us know if any children under 6 years of age will be travelling with you
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    When
    • This tour runs from Monday to Saturday at 9.00am and 1.00pm
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    Provider
    Iles Tours
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 3 days before the activity begins.

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