Windsor’s visitors wishing to have a guided tour of the town have two options. They can either walk or take a bus. The town is compact, so walking tours of Windsor are a great option as they can also include Eton bridge which is closed to motor traffic but is one of the most picturesque spots in town.
Private guided walking tour of Windsor
Award winning tour guide Chris Brown (archaeologist, local history enthusiast and previously an official guide at both Wembley Stadium and Lords Cricket Ground) will take tours of up to thirty people and will vary the theme of the tour to fit your precise requirements. Chris’ tours are great fun. He actually lives in Windsor and knows the town’s history really well.
Contact Windsor Guided Tours today for more information on both daytime and evening tours of Windsor with Chris.
For details of other guided tours, visit the tourist information centre which is in the Central Station shopping area in the old booking hall.
The visitor’s centre offers self-guided walking leaflets.. These have lots of fascinating information. Of course, once you are finished with Windsor, there are loads more fantastic places to explore in Berkshire.
Bus Tours of Windsor
The official Windsor tour bus starts from outside Windsor Castle, next to the statue of Queen Victoria and lasts about an hour. If you choose this option you get to travel in an open topped double decker through Windsor, Old Windsor, Datchet and Eton on a circular tour route. You are free to get on and off the bus as may times as you want and simply hop on the next one when you are ready.
Evening Tours of Windsor
Private guided walking tours of Windsor at night are an unusual and entertaining experience suitable for all.
After dark, once the castle gates have been shut and the hordes have headed home, Windsor’s character changes. A hush decends over the old cobbled streets, The castle walls seem a little higher, the ancient stones appear darker and more brooding, and in the of stillness of dusk and the calm quiet of the evening, history itself seems to whisper that little bit louder.
Come and walking in the steps of Kings and Queens. Discover Shakespeare’s little townhouse, and hear some of the more unusual tales of bygone Windsor.
After an hour exploring the streets, Chris will escort you to a great pub or restaurant where he will leave you to enjoy the culture and hospitality of royal Windsor at your leisure.
A great choice for corporate entertainment or visitors on a tight schedule, Chris will take parties of any size up to 30 people for an hour long tour of Windsor town. Since this is a private tour, Chris can be very flexible to suit your preferences. Contact Windsor Guided Tours today for more information.