Welcome to the Canterbury Tour Guide


christchurch_gatePerhaps you are visiting Canterbury for the first time and you would like to plan ahead.  Our Walking Tour will show you both the well visited and lesser known highlights of this beautiful cathedral city.  With twenty two points of historic interest around Canterbury city centre and just beyond the city walls. It is possible to spend an afternoon,  a weekend or even a whole week exploring.  There is no need to travel by car as all are specially selected sites are accessible by foot or public transport if you prefer. Our clearly marked, easy to follow map will lead you to the point of your choice. Whether you choose our MP3 Canterbury Walking Tour with downloadable map, or our state of the art GPS enabled Android app you have the freedom and flexibility to choose your own route.

king_aethelberts_framedPerhaps you know Canterbury well but would like some inspiration.  Our Canterbury Tour Guide can take you away from the normal tourist routes and through its friendly, informative  audio commentary  lead you to new places, allowing you to explore at your leisure. If you choose our popular GPS enabled version you can also enjoy the convenience of an added text description. Whether visiting alone or with friends and family the Canterbury Tour Guide is an affordable, easily controllable aid to discovery.  At £2.99 Canterbury Tour Guide offers exceptional value and convenience over a conventional tourist guide, priced well below a usually ticket price for a single person.

Perhaps this year you are holidaying at home and would like to explore Canterbury from the comfort of your armchair.  Why not download the Canterbury Tour Guide and hear the well researched commentary, which was recorded on location and browse our Canterbury photo gallery for natural images of this colourful, culturally rich British city.

Visiting Canterbury has never been easier.

Well connected by rail services to Canterbury’s two mainline railway stations. Arrive at Canterbury West from London Charing Cross or Ashford International, or at Canterbury East from  London Victoria and Dover Priory.

Arrive in the very centre of the city when travelling by the direct National Express coach from London Victoria.

If travelling by road, why not take advantage of Canterbury City Council’s excellent Park and Ride scheme? The service has car parks on three sites on the outskirts of Canterbury and is well signposted from all approach roads.  Normal service operates from 0730-1930 and the charge is just £2.50 to park. Your ticket will allow the car’s driver and up to six additional passenger to join the bus which leaves every 8 minutes.

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