This Chester day tour from London explores the best that this ancient Roman city has to offer. Chester was founded as a Roman fort in the year 79AD and today stands as one
Every Day from £65 per Group
Departing from London Euston Station
This Chester day tour from London explores the best that this ancient Roman city has to offer. Chester was founded as a Roman fort in the year 79AD and today stands as one of the best preserved Roman towns in the UK. Having traveled to Chester independently via rail you will then be led through the town by an experienced local guide. Highlights of the tour include admiring the impressive city walls, discovering Chester Cathedral and Amphitheatre as well as checking out the charming shopping streets, Grosvenor Museum and River Dee.
Discover the ancient Roman city walls which form an almost complete circle around the ancient medieval city. In total there are more than 2 km’s of Roman and Medieval Walls to discover.
Visit Chester Cathedral, one of the most impressive Cathedrals in England which dates back to the 11th Century
Visit the Roman Amphitheatre, the largest of its kind discovered in Britain
Check out The Rows, a unique two-level shopping street that follows the original Roman street with medieval cellars, Tudor wooden beams and elegant Georgian facades. Discover the many local and independent boutique shops and galleries.
Walk around the charming streets of Chester and discover the local cafes and boutique shops.
See the River Dee with its medieval bridge and impressive Norman weir.
Discover the Grosvenor Museum which showcases fascinating archaeological discoveries from the Roman period.
08:10: Depart London Euston Station for Chester
10:15: Arrive in Chester and be greeted by tour guide at train station
10:30-16:30: Guided walking tour around Chester
17:30: Depart Chester for London
19:40: Arrive at London Euston Station
Price does not include train tickets to and from London. We encourage you to book your own return train tickets from London Euston to Chester Station.