Douglas Town Walking Tour

Tour Number

Activity Level

286342


Categories

City, First Time Visitor, Hiking and Walking

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 10

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent)

Highlights of the island's capital (3 miles)


Normally starting from your hotel, we shall take in the sea air with a stroll along Douglas's magnificent sea front, with its Victorian architecture, horse drawn trams, and echoes of the town's use as an internment camp during World War II. We shall also look at the island's parliament, Tynwald, as well as its harbour and steam railway station. A useful introduction to the town early in a holiday.

Itinerary

- introduction to the IoM and its capital
- grand Victorian promenade and architecture
- unique horse-drawn trams (April - October)
- Douglas harbour
- steam railway station
- view of Tynwald, the island's parliament

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: At the start of the walk, I shall call for you at your Douglas hotel.

End location: The tour will normally end at your Douglas hotel, unless you prefer elsewhere.

Duration: 3 hours

time includes a suggested refreshment break

Transportation

walking tour (approx 3 miles)

What’s Included

Other: My time and service as a private guide.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

5 GBP - for refreshments (optional)

What’s Extra

Other: This tour doesn't involve any extra expense but you might want to bring some cash for refreshments.

Private tour guide Phil

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