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Flip Through the Pages of Durham's History

A tour of Durham city, highlighting the medieval core, it's bridges, the 900-year-old cathedral and castle, hidden gems and secluded passages where people don't normally go. We will meet the legendaryNorthumberland saints of St.Cuthbert and the Venerable Bede and learn about the power of the medieval prince Bishops. Notable people such as Marquis of Londonderry, the bagpipe playing horse hustler jimmy Allen and the famous violin playing dwarf Count Borowski.

From Durham
Online Experience
1 Hour
United Kingdom
Upto 10 people
English
Highlights
  • Real-time online experience streamed live from Durham
  • See age old cathedrals, castles and hidden alleys
  • Listen to legends of the city and its saints from your local expert guide
Description

Come join me on this live-streamed online tour of Durham city. Highlighting its medieval core, we will walk across its bridges, marvel at the 900 year old cathedral and castle, uncover hidden gems, and go through secluded passages where people don't normally go!

In the course of this Online Experience, you will meet the legendary Northumberland saints of St. Cuthbert and the Venerable Bede, and learn about the power of the medieval prince Bishops. I will also tell you about notable people such as Marquis of Londonderry, the bagpipe playing horse hustler Jimmy Allen, and the famous violin playing dwarf Count Borowski, as we make our way from one place to another.

About this experience
Instructions
  • Please have a good internet connection and zoom app installed on your phone or laptop
  • The instructions to join the meeting will be sent via email shortly after the booking
Know before you go
  • This tour involves walking and travelling to different places; at times the mobile network may be intermittent, and the picture may not be clear. However, we will attempt to minimise such disruptions
  • You can book this tour for 30 GBP per screen or as a private tour for 100 GBP and invite up to 10 friends and family to join this activity with you from all over the world. You will see the option to book this experience as a private tour on the checkout page if it is available for that time slot
  • Since these are live tours, they may be subject to last minute cancellation due to inclement weather, Internet disruptions or other unforeseen circumstances.
Meet your Host
Ken Bradshaw

I am a Blue Badge tour guide for the northeast of England. I have lived in Durham for 30 years and have been guiding visitors for at least 10 years. I know some unusual places in Durham where nobody usually goes, and I can give you an exciting and knowledgeable tour of my town. Having travelled all over Europe, Africa and in Guyana South America, I know what tourists expect.

From USD 42 / Screen
Important Information
  • Fully refundable in case of any cancellation upto 2 days before the tour.